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Terry Moore (I)

Born Helen Luella Koford on January 7, 1929, the Los Angeles, California, native worked as a model before she made her film debut at age 11 in 20th Century-Fox's Maryland (1940). Throughout the 1940s she worked under a variety of names (her own, Judy Ford and January Ford) before settling on Terry Moore in 1948. Placed under contract by Columbia ... See full bio »

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 2016 Merrily (filming)
Betty Clurman
 2015 Mansion of Blood
 2015 Enforcer the Movie (TV Mini-Series)
- Target Acquired (2015)
 2014 Looking for Mr. Right (TV Movie)
 2014 True Detective (TV Series)
Lilly Hill
- Form and Void (2014) ... Lilly Hill
 2012 Margarine Wars
Miriam Cuningham
 2010 Dewitt & Maria
 2009 Ariel (Short)
 2007 The Desert Rose (Short)
Jamie Shaw
 2006 Kill Your Darlings
Ella Toscana
 2006 The Still Life
Mrs. Stratford
 2006 Sweet Deadly Dreams
 2000 Stageghost
 1999 Final Voyage
 1998 Mighty Joe Young
Elegant Woman at Party
 1998 Second Chances
Dallas Judd
 1995 American Southern
 1991 Marilyn and Me (TV Movie)
Woman at Hyde's Funeral
 1991 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
- Who Killed J.B. Fletcher? (1991) ... Florence
 1989 Jake Spanner, Private Eye (TV Movie)
 1989 Beverly Hills Brats
 1989 American Boyfriends
Al Walker
 1989 Going Overboard
 1988 Father's Day
 1988 Wiseguy (TV Series)
Dr. Leitner
- Phantom Pain (1988) ... Dr. Leitner (uncredited)
 1987 Death Blow: A Cry for Justice
Mrs. McCormack
 1986 True Confessions (TV Series)
- The Decision (1986)
 1985 Hellhole
Sidnee Hammond
 1980-1984 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Valerie Frasier / Mrs. Clark
 1983 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Audrey Wilkins
- The Butler's Affair/Roarke's Sacrifice (1983) ... Audrey Wilkins
 1983 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Molly Friedrich
- K.I.T.T. the Cat (1983) ... Molly Friedrich
 1983 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Emily Armor
- A Novel Way to Die (1983) ... Emily Armor
 1983 Double Exposure
Married Woman
 1978 Death Dimension
Madam Maria
 1976 Smash-Up on Interstate 5 (TV Movie)
 1972 The Daredevil
Julie Thompson
 1970 Bonanza (TV Series)
Lydia Yates
- Gideon the Good (1970) ... Lydia Yates
 1970 Quarantined (TV Movie)
Martha Atkinson
 1968 A Man Called Dagger
Harper Davis
 1967 Batman (TV Series)
- The Penguin Declines (1967) ... Venus
- The Joker's Hard Times (1967) ... Venus
- The Zodiac Crimes (1967) ... Venus
 1966 The Virginian (TV Series)
Alma Wilson
- High Stakes (1966) ... Alma Wilson
 1966 Waco
 1966 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Eleanor Evans
- Steve and the Huntress (1966) ... Eleanor Evans
 1965 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Diane Skates
- Highest Fall of All (1965) ... Diane Skates
 1965 City of Fear
 1965 Town Tamer
Susan Tavenner
 1965 Black Spurs
Anna Elkins
 1963-1965 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Nikki Manners / Felice Knight / Sarah Kingston
- Who Killed Cop Robin? (1965) ... Nikki Manners
- Who Killed the Horne of Plenty? (1964) ... Felice Knight
- Who Killed Eleanora Davis? (1963) ... Sarah Kingston
 1962-1963 Empire (TV Series)
Connie Garrett / Connie Garret / Connie
- The Convention (1963) ... Connie Garrett
- Between Friday and Monday (1963) ... Connie Garrett
- Season of Growth (1963) ... Connie Garrett
- The Tiger Inside (1963) ... Connie Garrett
- No Small Wars (1963) ... Connie Garrett
 1961 The Rebel (TV Series)
Janice Dutton
- The Executioner (1961) ... Janice Dutton
 1960 Checkmate (TV Series)
Claudia Warren
- The Princess in the Tower (1960) ... Claudia Warren
 1959-1960 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Daisy June / Lulubelle - Saloon Gal / Mary Lou
- Deadeye Turns in His Badge (1959) ... Lulubelle - Saloon Gal
- San Fernando Loses the Dixie Queen (1959) ... Mary Lou
 1960 Why Must I Die?
Lois King
 1960 Platinum High School
Jennifer Evans
 1959 Cast a Long Shadow
Janet Calvert
 1959 A Private's Affair
Louise Wright
 1959 Rawhide (TV Series)
- Incident of the Tumbleweed (1959) ... Dallas
 1958 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
- The Man Who Asked for a Funeral (1958) ... Annabelle
 1956-1958 Climax! (TV Series)
Julie / Chris / Lisa
- The Secret Love of Johnny Spain (1958) ... Julie
- Flight to Tomorrow (1956) ... Chris
- No Right to Kill (1956) ... Lisa
 1957 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
- The Clouded Image (1957) ... Eleanor
 1956 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Evvy Jeffers
- The Shadow Outside (1956) ... Evvy Jeffers
 1956 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series)
Ann Winslow
- The Moneymaker (1956) ... Ann Winslow
 1956 Between Heaven and Hell
Jenny Gifford
 1955 Shack Out on 101
 1955 Daddy Long Legs
Linda Pendleton
 1955 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Caroline Schwendinger
- Scandal at Peppernut (1955) ... Caroline Schwendinger
 1953 King of the Khyber Rifles
Susan Maitland
 1953 Beneath the 12-Mile Reef
Gwyneth Rhys
 1953 Man on a Tightrope
Tereza Cernik
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Susan Randall
- It Happened in a Pawn Shop (1953) ... Susan Randall
 1951 The Barefoot Mailman
Adie Titus
 1951 Sunny Side of the Street
Betty Holloway
 1951 Two of a Kind
Kathy McIntyre
 1950 Gambling House
Lynn Warren
 1950 He's a Cockeyed Wonder
Judy Sears
 1950 The Great Rupert
Rosalinda Amendola
 1948 Summer Holiday
Hatcheck Girl (uncredited)
 1947 Heartaches
Girl in Movie with Vic (uncredited)
 1947 The Devil on Wheels
Rusty Davis (as Jan Ford)
 1946 Shadowed
Virginia 'Ginny' Johnson (as Helen Koford)
 1945 Son of Lassie
Thea (as Helen Koford)
 1945 The Clock
Girl at Museum (uncredited)
 1944 Sweet and Low-Down
Snub-Nosed Girl on Dance Floor (uncredited)
 1944 Since You Went Away
Refugee Child on Train (uncredited)
 1944 Gaslight
Paula Alquist - Age 14 (uncredited)
 1943 True to Life
Little Girl (uncredited)
 1942 A-Haunting We Will Go
Dante's Young Admirer (uncredited)
 1942 My Gal Sal
Carrie Dreiser (uncredited)
 1942 On the Sunny Side
Little Girl (uncredited)
 1940 The Howards of Virginia
Neighbor Girl (uncredited)
 1940 Maryland (uncredited)
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Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Casting director (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (45 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (7 credits)

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(2/3/53) Radio: Appeared on the "Martin and Lewis Show" in a spoof of "Come Back, Little Sheba".

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Alternate Names:

Jan Ford | Helen Koford


5' 1" (1.55 m)

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Personal Quote:

I hate silicone, because now everyone can have what I have.


Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 32, a son Grant Lamar Cramer (aka Grant Cramer) on November 10, 1961. Child's father is her now ex-4th husband, Stuart Warren Cramer III. See more »


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