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Frances Helm (1926–2006)

Frances Helm was born on October 14, 1926 in Panama City, Florida, USA. She was an actress, known for Shakedown (1988), Dark Shadows (1966) and The Story of Mr. Hobbs (1947). She was married to Walter C. Wallace and Brian Keith. She died on December 30, 2006 in Manhattan, New York, USA. See full bio »
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Shakedown Guest
Dark Shadows
Dark Shadows Nurse
The Story of Mr. Hobbs
The Ugly American


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 1995 Love and Betrayal: The Mia Farrow Story (TV Movie)
Maureen O'Sullivan
 1992 Electric Moon
Emma Lane
 1988 Shakedown
 1982 A Little Sex
Ellie Donovan
 1982 One of the Boys (TV Series)
- Double Date (1982)
 1976 Kojak (TV Series)
Travel Agent
- Birthday Party (1976) ... Travel Agent
 1967 Dark Shadows (TV Series)
- Episode #1.236 (1967) ... Nurse
- Episode #1.235 (1967) ... Nurse
 1964 Route 66 (TV Series)
Edith Wilcox
 1962 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Janet Lovell
- The Raiders (1962) ... Janet Lovell
 1962 Everglades (TV Series)
Dorothea Swan / Susanna Duncan
- Fatal Information (1962) ... Dorothea Swan
- The Hostage (1962) ... Susanna Duncan
 1961 Hazel (TV Series)
Peggy Baldwin
- Dorothy's Obsession (1961) ... Peggy Baldwin
 1961 Surfside 6 (TV Series)
Helen Todd
- The Old School Tie (1961) ... Helen Todd
 1961 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Clara Shanks
- All That (1961) ... Clara Shanks
 1961 The New Breed (TV Series)
Lois McHenry
- Death of a Ghost (1961) ... Lois McHenry
 1961 The Deputy (TV Series)
Laura Rogers
- Spoken in Silence (1961) ... Laura Rogers
 1961 True Story (TV Series)
Dr. Leslie Barrett
- Friends Before Freud (1961) ... Dr. Leslie Barrett
 1958-1960 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Helene Osborne / Linda Kennedy / Bernice Archer
- The Case of the Nine Dolls (1960) ... Helene Osborne
- The Case of the Married Moonlighter (1958) ... Linda Kennedy
- The Case of the Lazy Lover (1958) ... Bernice Archer
 1959 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Nurse Julie Frye
- Millionaire Doctor Joseph Frye (1959) ... Nurse Julie Frye
 1959 New York Confidential (TV Series)
Professor / Helen
- Crossed Eyed Camera (1959) ... Professor
- Come Home to Death (1959) ... Helen
 1958 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Ann Cooper Tilton
- A Detective Tail (1958) ... Ann Cooper Tilton
 1956-1957 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
Olivia Dunne
- Sound of Fear (1957)
- One of the Family (1956) ... Olivia Dunne
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Nancy Pollock Karr (1960s) (temporary replacement)
 1956 Revolt at Fort Laramie
Melissa Bradner
 1955 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
Gina Keyes
- Lucifer (1955) ... Gina Keyes
 1954 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
 1954 The Secret Storm (TV Series)
Susan Ames Dunbar Carver #5 (1964)
 1953 Valiant Lady (TV Series)
Linda Kendall (1955)
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Judy Essex
- Tomorrow's Men (1953) ... Judy Essex
 1953 Never Wave at a WAC
Lt. Green (uncredited)
 1952 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
 1952 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- The Man in 308 (1952) ... Nurse
 1952 The Web (TV Series)
 1951 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
 1947 The Story of Mr. Hobbs
Timmy Hobbs

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She acted in Joshua Logan and Thomas Heggen's play, "Mister Roberts," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with John Forsythe, James Rennie, Robert Burton, Jackie Cooper, Cliff Robertson, Herbert Duffy, Frank Campanella, MIchael Reilly, Robert Keith Jr., Robert Carson, Dan Barton, Fred Eisley, Arthur P. Keegan, Harry Holsten... See more »

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Was one of the first women admitted to the previously all-male Players Club. Later she was the first woman to serve on the club's board of directors. See more »

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