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Lizabeth Scott (1922–2015)


Lizabeth Scott was born Emma Matzo on September 29, 1922 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, the oldest of six children of Mary (Pennock) and John Matzo, who were Bohemian immigrants. Scott attended Marywood Seminary and the Alvienne School of the Theatre in New York City, where she adopted the stage name of "Elizabeth Scott." After doing a national tour of... See full bio »

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Known For

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers Antonia 'Toni' Marachek
(1946)
Too Late for Tears
Too Late for Tears Jane Palmer
(1949)
Dead Reckoning
Dead Reckoning 'Dusty' Chandler
(1947)
Loving You
Loving You Glenda Markle
(1957)

Filmography

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 1972 Pulp
Betty Cippola
 1965 The Third Man (TV Series)
Diane Masters
- The Luck of Harry Lime (1965) ... Diane Masters
 1963 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Mona Roberts
- Who Killed Cable Roberts? (1963) ... Mona Roberts
 1960 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
Carla MacKinley
- The Amazon (1960) ... Carla MacKinley
 1957 Loving You
Glenda Markle
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Alice Brent / Lily Conover
- Stolen Face (1956) ... Alice Brent / Lily Conover
 1956 The Weapon
Elsa Jenner
 1956 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series)
Frances Fowler
- Overnight Haul (1956) ... Frances Fowler
 1955 Studio 57 (TV Series)
 1953 Bad for Each Other
Helen Curtis
 1952-1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Betsy / Margaret Bailey
- Make Believe Bride (1953) ... Betsy
- Amo, Amas, Amat (1952) ... Margaret Bailey
 1952 Stolen Face
Alice Brent / Lily Conover
 1951 Red Mountain
Chris
 1951 Two of a Kind
Brandy Kirby
 1951 The Company She Keeps
Joan
 1949 Easy Living
Liza Wilson
 1949 Family Theatre (TV Series)
 1947 Variety Girl
Lizabeth Scott
 1945 You Came Along
Ivy Hotchkiss
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(10/17/49) Radio: Appeared (as "Mona Stevens") in a "Screen Director's Playhouse" broadcast of "Pitfall". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Article | 4 Pictorials | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

When you say ambition to me - that's when you get me started! My greatest ambition is to be the whoppingest best actress in Hollywood. You can't blame a girl for trying! I don't want to be classed as a 'personality'. Something to stare at. I want to have my talents respected, not only by the public but by myself. See more »

Trivia:

From the 1970s until her death, she had been engaged in real estate development and volunteer work for various charities, such as Project HOPE and the Ancient Arts Council of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. See more »

Nickname:

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Star Sign:

Libra

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