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Margaret Phillips (I) (1923–1984)

Margaret Phillips was born on July 6, 1923 in Cwmgwrach, South Wales, UK. She was an actress, known for The Nun's Story (1959), A Life of Her Own (1950) and Studio One in Hollywood (1948). She died on September 9, 1984 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Nun's Story
The Nun's Story Sister Pauline (medical student)
A Life of Her Own
A Life of Her Own Nora Harleigh
Studio One in Hollywood
Studio One in Hollywood Addie / Camilla / Margaret Randolph


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 1963 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Beth Cooper
- Show Just Cause Why You Should Weep (1963) ... Beth Cooper
 1962 Route 66 (TV Series)
Mrs. Bainbridge
- Love Is a Skinny Kid (1962) ... Mrs. Bainbridge
 1962 Checkmate (TV Series)
Beatrice Lawlor
- The Sound of Nervous Laughter (1962) ... Beatrice Lawlor
 1961 Golden Showcase (TV Series)
- The Picture of Dorian Gray (1961) ... Pamela
 1961 'Way Out (TV Series)
- Side Show (1961) ... Cassandra
 1960 Rawhide (TV Series)
Sophie Cartwright
- Incident of the Dust Flower (1960) ... Sophie Cartwright
 1960 One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Elena Stacy
- Call from Tomorrow (1960) ... Elena Stacy
 1960 Five Fingers (TV Series)
- The Search for Edvard Stoyan (1960) ... Anneska
 1959 The Nun's Story
Sister Pauline (medical student)
 1956 Appointment with Adventure (TV Series)
- Career (1956)
 1955 Star Tonight (TV Series)
- One Day More (1955)
 1949-1955 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Addie / Camilla / Margaret Randolph
- Mrs. Brimmer Did It! (1955) ... Addie
- A Wreath of Roses (1950) ... Camilla
- The Inner Light (1949)
- The Husband (1949)
 1955 Ponds Theater (TV Series)
- A Bit of Love (1955)
 1951-1954 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
Judith Leeward / Maria Dorne
- Judith (1954) ... Judith Leeward
- Breakdown (1953)
- Victory (1952)
- Top Secret (1951) ... Maria Dorne
 1954 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- Oberstrasse 49 (1954) ... Valerie
 1954 Inner Sanctum (TV Series)
- Identity Unknown (1954)
 1953 Medallion Theatre (TV Series)
- Dear Cynthia (1953)
 1953 Danger (TV Series)
 1953 Omnibus (TV Series)
- King Lear (1953) ... Regan
 1947-1953 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
- Corinth House (1953)
- The Iron Gate (1952)
- Intolerance (1951)
- The Glove (1949)
 1953 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
- The Evil Within (1953) ... Anne
 1952-1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Penelope / Jeanne Allison
- Two for Tea (1953) ... Penelope
- Masquerade (1952) ... Jeanne Allison
 1951 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
 1951 Lights Out (TV Series)
 1949-1951 Suspense (TV Series)
Grace / Margaret Prince
- Santa Fe Flight (1951)
- The Third One (1949) ... Grace
- Dead Ernest (1949) ... Margaret Prince
 1951 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series)
- Dead on the Vine (1951)
 1950 A Life of Her Own
Nora Harleigh
 1950 Starlight Theatre (TV Series)
- White Mail (1950)
 1949-1950 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Adela Chart
- The Marriages (1950) ... Adela Chart
- The Queen Bee (1949)
 1948 Actor's Studio (TV Series)
- Esther (1948)
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Other Works:

She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," in an American Shakespeare Festival production at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Bert Lahr, Mitchell Agruss, Rae Allen, Clayton Corzatte, Will Geer, John Harkins, Mariette Hartley, William Hickey, Patrick Hines, Richard Waring, Douglas Watson, ... See more »

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Left her native Wales in 1939 to settle in the United States. First acted at the Woodstock Theater in New York, going on to a distinguished stage career in the 1940's and 50's. Her crowning success was winning the Clarence Derwent Award for her performance as Birdie Bagtry in a Lillian Hellman Broadway play, "Another Part of the Forest" in 1947. She appeared in other classic plays on Broadway, ... See more »

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