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Hope Holiday

Like Judy Holliday a decade before her, Hope Holiday became known as the dame with "the voice" during the 1960s, her scratchy Brooklynese tones immediately identifiable on film and TV. This buoyant character comedienne, whose blonde tomboy looks and robust energy was reminiscent of Betty Hutton and who gained her way to fame in the films of ... See full bio »
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 1986 Low Blow
School Head Mistress (uncredited)
 1984 Killpoint
Anita
 1982 Kung Fu Cannibals
Hazel Buck
 1981 Texas Lightning
Mrs. Stover
 1980 The Last Reunion
Sally the Singer
 1980 Vega$ (TV Series)
Josie
- Siege of the Desert Inn (1980) ... Josie
 1979 The Return of Mod Squad (TV Movie)
Willy
 1977 Switch (TV Series)
Landlady
- Portraits of Death (1977) ... Landlady
 1974 How to Seduce a Woman
Mary
 1970 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Delila (segment "Love and the Good Samaritan")
- Love and Las Vegas/Love and the Good Samaritan/Love and the Marriage Counselor (1970) ... Delila (segment "Love and the Good Samaritan")
 1969 That Girl (TV Series)
Joanne Ferrer
- She Never Had the Vegas Notion: Part Two (1969) ... Joanne Ferrer (as Hope Holliday)
- She Never Had the Vegas Notion (1969) ... Joanne Ferrer (as Hope Holliday)
 1968 Felony Squad (TV Series)
Mary Carter
- Kiss Me, Kill You (1968) ... Mary Carter
 1965 The Rounders
Sister
 1964 Harris Against the World (TV Series)
Phyllis
- Harris Against His Secretary (1964) ... Phyllis
 1964 The Great Adventure (TV Series)
Mavis
- The President Vanishes (1964) ... Mavis
 1964 The Farmer's Daughter (TV Series)
Vickie
- Nobody's Perfect (1964) ... Vickie
 1963 The New Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Mildred Flitterman
- Son of Pygmalion (1963) ... Mildred Flitterman
 1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Carol Burlingame
- The Candidate (1963) ... Carol Burlingame
 1963 Irma la Douce
Lolita
 1963 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Zelda
- Jack Attends the Rose Bowl (1963) ... Zelda
 1962 Ben Casey (TV Series)
Louise
 1962 Target: The Corruptors (TV Series)
Ellie Gordon
- Yankee Dollar (1962) ... Ellie Gordon (as Hope Holliday)
 1961 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Big Red
- Odds for Big Red (1961) ... Big Red
 1961 The Ladies Man
Miss Anxious
 1961 Checkmate (TV Series)
Verne
- The Deadly Silence (1961) ... Verne
 1959 Li'l Abner
Chorus Dancer (uncredited)
 1954 Best Foot Forward (TV Movie)
Minerva
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Alternate Names:

Hope Holliday

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Personal Quote:

I hadn't sung a note but I figured since my dad (Allen Zee) had booked him (at the Capitol Theatre), he would at least listen to me. I got the job but I was terrible, if not worse. Most of the time I just sat on the bandstand, snapping my fingers. Customers would ask me, 'Say, when are you going to sing?' Finally, I was allowed to. Crazy! -- HH, on her brief job and subsequent firing as a ... See more »

Trivia:

Originally auditioned for Joyce Jameson's "Marilyn Monroe"-like character in The Apartment (1960) but Billy Wilder thought better and re-auditioned her for the "Margie MacDougall" role. See more »

Trademark:

Brooklynesque voice

Nickname:

Hopie

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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