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Ann Miller (I) (1923–2004)

Ann Miller was born Johnnie Lucille Ann Collier on April 12, 1923 in Chireno, Texas. She lived there until she was nine, when her mother left her philandering father and moved with Ann to Los Angeles, California. Even at that young age, she had to support her mother, who was hearing-impaired and unable to hold a job. After taking tap-dancing ... See full bio »

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 1999 Mulholland Dr. (TV Movie)
 1993 Home Improvement (TV Series)
Mrs. Keeney
- Dances with Tools (1993) ... Mrs. Keeney
 1990 Out of This World (TV Series)
 1976 Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood
President's Girl 2
 1972 Love, American Style (TV Series) (segment "Love and the Christmas Punch")
- Love and the Christmas Punch/Love and the Mystic/Love and the Tycoon (1972) ... (segment "Love and the Christmas Punch")
 1971 Dames at Sea (TV Movie)
 1956 The Great American Pastime
Mrs. Doris Patterson
 1956 The Opposite Sex
Gloria Dahl
 1955 Hit the Deck
 1954 Deep in My Heart
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 1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Intermission Guest
- Three Just Men (1953) ... Intermission Guest
 1953 Small Town Girl
Lisa Bellmount
 1952 Lovely to Look At
Bubbles Cassidy
 1951 Two Tickets to Broadway
Joyce Campbell
 1951 Texas Carnival
Sunshine Jackson
 1950 Watch the Birdie
Miss Lucky Vista
 1948 The Kissing Bandit
Fiesta Specialty Dancer
 1948 Easter Parade
Nadine Hale
 1946 The Thrill of Brazil
Linda Lorens
 1943 What's Buzzin', Cousin?
Ann Crawford
 1942 Priorities on Parade
Donna D'Arcy
 1942 True to the Army
Vicki Marlow
 1941 Go West, Young Lady
 1940 Melody Ranch
Julie Shelton
 1940 Hit Parade of 1941
Anabelle Potter
 1940 Too Many Girls
 1938 Tarnished Angel
Violet 'Vi' McMaster
 1938 Room Service
 1938 Having Wonderful Time
Vivian - Camp Guest Next to Itchy in His First Routine (uncredited)
 1938 Radio City Revels
Billie Shaw
 1937 Stage Door
 1937 The Life of the Party
 1937 New Faces of 1937
Dancer Ann Miller
 1936 The Devil on Horseback
Dancer (uncredited)
 1934 Anne of Green Gables
School Girl (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Guest on "Live on Five". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Johnnie Lucille Collier


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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At MGM, I always played the second feminine lead. I was never the star in films. I was the brassy, good-hearted showgirl. I never really had my big moment on the screen. Broadway gave me the stardom that my soul kind of yearned for. See more »


She was buried next to her miscarried daughter, which reads "Beloved Baby Daughter Mary Milner November 12, 1946". See more »


Long legs and fast tap dance routines



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