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Gloria Saunders (I) (1927–1980)

Gloria Saunders was born on September 29, 1927 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Gloria Ella Saunders. She is known for her work on Terry and the Pirates (1952), Captive Women (1952) and O.S.S. (1946). She was married to Tommy Thompson. She died on June 4, 1980 in Bakersfield, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1960 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
Woman #2
- The Mystery Woman (1960) ... Woman #2
 1958 Frontier Doctor (TV Series)
 1957 Trackdown (TV Series)
- The Town (1957) ... Rose
 1957 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series)
Virginia Malcolm
- The Torch Carriers (1957) ... Virginia Malcolm
 1957 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Myra Malone
- The Wicked Widow (1957) ... Myra Malone
 1955-1957 The Lineup (TV Series)
Kitty Dolan
- The Silk Stocking Case (1955) ... Kitty Dolan
 1957 The Gray Ghost (TV Series)
Grace Patton
- Angel of Loudoun (1957) ... Grace Patton
 1956 State Trooper (TV Series)
Gloria DiNeen
- What Price Gloria (1956) ... Gloria DiNeen
 1956 Soldiers of Fortune (TV Series)
Wu Shay
- Hatchet Man (1956) ... Wu Shay
 1956 Celebrity Playhouse (TV Series)
- Incident in Rio (1956)
 1956 Frontier (TV Series)
- The Voyage of Captain Castle (1956) ... Cristina
 1955 Lassie (TV Series)
Tina's Mother
- The Gypsies (1955) ... Tina's Mother
 1952-1955 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Dotty Bryson
- Rim of Violence (1954) ... Dotty Bryson
 1955 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series)
 1954 The Gene Autry Show (TV Series)
- Santa Fe Raiders (1954) ... Laura
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
- Ever Since the Day (1953) ... Alice
 1953 Dragnet (TV Series)
Alice Catherine Cavell / Betty McGraw
- The Big Thief (1953) ... Alice Catherine Cavell
- The Big Betty (1953) ... Betty McGraw
 1953 The Robe
Slave Girl (uncredited)
 1951-1953 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Karen Spencer
- Romance Unlimited (1953) ... Karen Spencer
- Big Punch (1951)
 1953 I'm the Law (TV Series)
- The Model Agency Story (1953) ... Sue
 1953 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
- The Riddle of the Chinese Jade (1953) ... Lily
 1953 The Abbott and Costello Show (TV Series)
Marie Thomas
- Fall Guy (1953) ... Marie Thomas
 1952-1953 The Range Rider (TV Series)
Consuela Louis / Sparkling Brook / Natcha / ...
- Saga of Silver Town (1953) ... Consuela Louis
- Indian War Party (1953) ... Sparkling Brook
- Cherokee Round-Up (1953) ... Natcha
- Peace Pipe (1952) ... Mrs. Gillette (as Gloria Sanders)
- Border Trouble (1952) ... Indian Girl (as Gloria Sanders)
 1952 The Cisco Kid (TV Series)
Princess Zenda / Miss Spencer
- Lost City of the Incas (1952) ... Princess Zenda
- Face of Death (1952) ... Miss Spencer
 1952 Captive Women
 1952 Red Snow
 1952 Space Patrol (TV Series)
- The Scheming Sibling (1952) ... Lois
 1952 Rebound (TV Series)
- The Match (1952) ... Rose
 1952 Boston Blackie (TV Series)
 1951 Northwest Territory
Anne DuMere
 1951 Crazy Over Horses
Terry Flynn
 1951 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
Sally Jones
- Boulder City Election (1951) ... Sally Jones
 1951 Cry Danger
Cigarette Clerk
 1950 Stars Over Hollywood (TV Series)
- Midnight (1950) ... Lilith
- Girl or Ghost (1950)
 1949 Mysteries of Chinatown (TV Series)
Ah Toy
 1948 The Gallant Blade
Marie (uncredited)
 1946 O.S.S.
WAC Operator Sparky
 1945 Out of This World
Vicki Kelly (uncredited)
 1944 Bonnie Lassie (Short)
Annie MacGregor
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Gloria Sanders

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Suffered a disfiguring injury to her face after a car accident in 1945. Had several plastic surgery operations during the next two years which completely removed all traces of scars. See more »

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