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Harriet Nelson (1909–1994)

Harriet Nelson will always have a secure place alongside Barbara Billingsley and Jane Wyatt in the "TV's Golden Age Mom Hall of Fame." For fourteen years, she, husband Ozzie Nelson, and their two boys, David Nelson and Ricky Nelson, were the quintessential role models of the '50s ideal nuclear family. Harriet, the daughter of actors, was ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet
The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet Harriet Nelson / Harriet / Mother Ethel Nelson
Follow the Fleet
Follow the Fleet Connie Martin
The Falcon Strikes Back
The Falcon Strikes Back Gwynne Gregory
Confessions of Boston Blackie


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 1989 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series)
Sister Agnes
- The Man Who Came to Dinner Mystery (1989) ... Sister Agnes
 1987 Time Out for Dad (TV Movie)
Mary McLaughlin
 1985 Glitter (TV Series)
- Rock 'n Roll Heaven (1985) ... (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1984 High School U.S.A. (TV Movie)
Mrs. Crosley
 1983 The Kid with the 200 I.Q. (TV Movie)
Professor Conklin
 1982 The First Time (TV Movie)
 1982 Happy Days (TV Series)
- Empty Nest (1982) ... Marge
 1979 A Christmas for Boomer (TV Movie)
Grandmother Sinclair
 1979 Death Car on the Freeway (TV Movie)
Mrs. Sheel
 1978 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Winnie McLaine
 1977 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Henrietta McDonald
- Julie's Old Flame/The Jinx/The Identical Problem (1977) ... Henrietta McDonald
 1977 NBC Special Treat (TV Series)
Elderly shopkeeper
- Five Finger Discount (1977) ... Elderly shopkeeper
 1976 Once an Eagle (TV Mini-Series)
Harriet Nelson
- Part 4 (1976) ... Harriet Nelson
- Part 3 (1976) ... Harriet Nelson
- Part 2 (1976) ... Harriet Nelson
- Part 1 (1976) ... Harriet Nelson
 1976 Smash-Up on Interstate 5 (TV Movie)
June Pearson
 1969-1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Mrs. Garber (segment "Love and the Unmarriage") / Annie (segment "Love and the Only Child") / Martha Pickard (segment "Love and Take Me Along")
- Love and the Singing Suitor/Love and the Unmarriage/Love and the Wee He (1973) ... Mrs. Garber (segment "Love and the Unmarriage")
- Love and the Only Child/Love and the Wig (1971) ... Annie (segment "Love and the Only Child")
- Love and Take Me Along/Love and the Advice-Givers/Love and the Geisha (1969) ... Martha Pickard (segment "Love and Take Me Along")
 1973 Bridget Loves Bernie (TV Series)
- With This Ring (1973) ... Bit
 1972 Night Gallery (TV Series)
Helena Millikan (segment "You Can Come Up Now, Mrs. Millikan")
- You Can Come Up Now, Mrs. Millikan/Smile, Please (1972) ... Helena Millikan (segment "You Can Come Up Now, Mrs. Millikan")
 1967-1968 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Guest / Dearie Lovebird
- Episode #18.11 (1968) ... Guest
- The Fortune Crookie (1967) ... Dearie Lovebird
 1944 Take It Big
Jerry Clinton (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1944 Hi, Good Lookin'!
Kelly Clark (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1943 Swingtime Johnny
Linda (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1943 Honeymoon Lodge
Lorraine Logan aka Jenny Hockadayl (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1943 Gals, Incorporated
Gwen Phillips (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1943 The Falcon Strikes Back
Gwynne Gregory (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1943 Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra (Short)
Harriet Hilliard (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1943 Hi, Buddy
Gloria Bradley (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1942 Juke Box Jenny
Genevieve Horton (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1942 Canal Zone
Susan Merrill (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1941 Confessions of Boston Blackie
Diane Parrish (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1941 Sweetheart of the Campus
Harriet Hale (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1938 Cocoanut Grove
Linda Rogers (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1937 The Life of the Party
Mitzi (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1937 New Faces of 1937
Patricia Harrington (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1936 Follow the Fleet
Connie Martin (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1932 The Campus Mystery (Short)
Wanda Perry (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1932 Harem Scarem (Short)
Gwen (as Harriet Hilliard)
 1931 Musical Justice (Short)
Wife at Divorce Hearing (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (11 credits)
Show Show Self (15 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

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Pictured with husband Ozzie Nelson on a 44¢ USA commemorative postage stamp, issued 11 August 2009, in the Early TV Memories issue honoring The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (1952). See more »

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