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Evelyn Scott (I) (1915–2002)

Began her career as Los Angeles' first female disc jockey on radio station KMPC. The actress became a regular on Peyton Place (1964) which was based on a Grace Metalious novel and 1957 movie of the same title. Considered scandalous for its time, the show depicted the extramarital affairs, dark secrets and skulduggery of residents of a small New ... See full bio »

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 1964-1969 Peyton Place (TV Series)
Ada Jacks
- Episode #5.54 (1969) ... Ada Jacks
- Episode #5.47 (1969) ... Ada Jacks
- Episode #5.46 (1969) ... Ada Jacks
- Episode #5.40 (1969) ... Ada Jacks
- Episode #5.38 (1969) ... Ada Jacks
 1964 Channing (TV Series)
Ruth Cunningham
- Freedom Is a Lovesome Thing God Wot (1964) ... Ruth Cunningham
 1963 The Lieutenant (TV Series)
Mrs. Heylek
- The Alien (1963) ... Mrs. Heylek
 1959-1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
Mrs. Gibson / Drew Paster / Vannie Johnson
- Thunder Man (1963) ... Mrs. Gibson
- Gabrielle (1961) ... Drew Paster
- The Hanging Posse (1959) ... Vannie Johnson
 1961-1962 Bachelor Father (TV Series)
Adelaide Mitchell
- The Richest Cat (1962) ... Adelaide Mitchell
- On the Old Camp Ground (1962) ... Adelaide Mitchell
- Bentley Builds a Pool (1961) ... Adelaide Mitchell
- Kelly's Charge Account (1961) ... Adelaide Mitchell
 1961 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Mrs. Davis
- Murder Under Glass (1961) ... Mrs. Davis
 1958-1959 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Lily Barnett / Nurse Sanders
- The Commodore (1959) ... Lily Barnett
- Letter of the Weak (1958) ... Nurse Sanders
 1957-1959 M Squad (TV Series)
Peggy Hanson / Lilly Blaney
- Robber's Roost (1959) ... Peggy Hanson
- The Matinee Trade (1957) ... Lilly Blaney
 1959 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Beatrice Cornell
- The Case of the Calendar Girl (1959) ... Beatrice Cornell
 1959 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Shirley Henry
- 810 Franklin Street (1959) ... Shirley Henry
 1959 The Restless Gun (TV Series)
Zoe Alden
- The Lady and the Gun (1959) ... Zoe Alden
 1958 I Want to Live!
Personal Effects Clerk (uncredited)
 1957 Navy Log (TV Series)
Mrs. Johnstone
- The Beach Pounders (1957) ... Mrs. Johnstone
 1957 The Green-Eyed Blonde
Helen (uncredited)
 1957 The Court of Last Resort (TV Series)
Helen
- The Karl Hooft Case (1957) ... Helen
 1957 Back from the Dead
Molly Prentiss
 1957 Code 3 (TV Series)
Julie Dickens
- Gold in an Old Tin Can (1957) ... Julie Dickens
 1953-1956 Dragnet (TV Series)
- The Big Odd (1956)
- The Big Rose (1953)
 1956 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Mrs. Brown
- Den Mother (1956) ... Mrs. Brown
 1956 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Olive
- The Pest Hole (1956) ... Olive
- Tap Day for Kitty (1956) ... Olive
 1956 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series)
Peggy
- The Mystery of Minnie (1956) ... Peggy
 1955 Big Town (TV Series)
Mrs. Elwood
- Teacher's Ordeal (1955) ... Mrs. Elwood
 1955 The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series)
Nellie
- Pals to the End (1955) ... Nellie
 1954 Treasury Men in Action (TV Series)
Wilma Shelby
- The Case of the Broken Bond (1954) ... Wilma Shelby
 1954 The Lone Wolf (TV Series)
Fran Morgay
- Pursuit (1954) ... Fran Morgay
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
- Alias Nora Hale (1953) ... (unconfirmed)
 1953 Wicked Woman
Dora Bannister
 1953 I Married Joan (TV Series)
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Doris Daggett
- Homecoming (1952) ... Doris Daggett
 1949 Oboler Comedy Theatre (TV Series)
- Mr. Dydee (1949)
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Perhaps best remembered as saloon keeper Ada Jacks in the TV soap opera "Peyton Place" which was based on the 1957 film; Scott played the role from 1965 to 1969.

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