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Bonita Granville (1923–1988)


Daughter of Bernard Granville, Bonita Granville was born into an acting family. It's not surprising that she herself became a child actor, first on the stage and, at the age of 9, debuting in movies in Westward Passage (1932). She was regularly cast as a naughty little girl, as in These Three (1936) where she played Mary, an obnoxious girl ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win. See more awards »

Known For

These Three
These Three Mary Tilford
(1936)
Now, Voyager
Now, Voyager June Vale
(1942)
Merrily We Live
Merrily We Live Marian Kilbourne
(1938)
Nancy Drew: Detective
(1938)

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 1978 The Magic of Lassie (producer - as Bonita Granville Wrather)
  Lassie (TV Series) (associate producer - 340 episodes, 1959 - 1972) (producer - 30 episodes, 1971 - 1973)
- The Dawning (1973) ... (producer - as Bonita Granville Wrather)
- Johnny Piper (1973) ... (producer - as Bonita Granville Wrather)
- A Joyous Sound: Part 3 (1973) ... (producer - as Bonita Granville Wrather)
- A Joyous Sound: Part 2 (1973) ... (producer)
- A Joyous Sound: Part 1 (1973) ... (producer - as Bonita Granville Wrather)
 1970 Lassie: Well of Love (TV Movie) (associate producer - as Bonita Granville Wrather)
 1963 Lassie: A Christmas Tail (associate producer)
 1963 Lassie's Great Adventure (associate producer)
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1 Portrayal | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bonita Granville Wrather

Height:

5' (1.52 m)
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Personal Quote:

[observation, 1972] I don't go to the movies. They're indecent. They appeal to the baser tendencies, to temptations. Young people aren't able to cope with them, all this sex starting too early. It's thrown at them under the guise of art. But it's really immoral, amoral stuff , made just for the money. More than that, it's done something to our generation. It's destroyed romance and imagination ... See more »

Trivia:

Through a special agreement with Walt Disney, she and her husband, Jack Wrather were able to use the Disneyland name on the hotel they built across the street from the theme park in Anaheim, California. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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