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Anabel Shaw (1921–2010)

Anabel Shaw was born on June 24, 1921 in Oakland, California, USA as Marjorie Henshaw. She was an actress, known for Gun Crazy (1950), Shock (1946) and Secret Beyond the Door... (1947). She was married to George Scopecek and Joseph Ford. She died on April 16, 2010 in Santa Barbara, California. See full bio »

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 1971 The Mephisto Waltz
Nurse (uncredited)
 1958 26 Men (TV Series)
- The Parrish Gang (1958)
 1958 The Real McCoys (TV Series)
Miss Leonard
- Little Luke's Education (1958) ... Miss Leonard
 1957 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Rhoda Forbes
- The Deadly (1957) ... Rhoda Forbes
 1955 At Gunpoint
Mrs. Ann Clark (uncredited)
 1955 To Hell and Back
 1955 Six Bridges to Cross
Virginia Stewart (uncredited)
 1955 The Lone Wolf (TV Series)
Anita Lawson
- The Oil Story (1955) ... Anita Lawson
 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater (TV Series)
- Equal Justice (1953) ... Kay
 1951 The Bigelow Theatre (TV Series)
- The Sum of Seven (1951)
 1950 Gun Crazy
Ruby Tare Flagler
 1949 City Across the River
Mrs. Jean Albert (uncredited)
 1948 In This Corner
Sally Rivers
 1947 Secret Beyond the Door...
Intellectual Sub-Deb
 1947 Dangerous Years
Connie Burns
 1947 High Tide
Dana Jones
 1947 Mother Wore Tights
Alice Flemmerhammer
 1946 Home, Sweet Homicide
Polly Walker
 1946 One More Tomorrow
Secretary (uncredited)
 1946 Strange Triangle
Betty Wilson
 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight
Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1944 Here Come the Waves
Isabel (as Marjorie Henshaw)

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Other Works:

(book) "Quintet in Asia Minor". Vista, CA: Printer's Ink, 2010.

Alternate Names:

Marjorie Henshaw


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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Graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, in 1943. Studied acting at the Nealy Dixon School of Drama. Spotted by talent scouts. After screen tests, signed with Warner Brothers and was from then on represented by the William Morris Agency. Changed her name from Marjorie Henshaw to Anabel Shaw after signing with 20th Century Fox in 1946. See more »

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