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Lenore Shanewise (1887–1980)

Lenore Shanewise was born on October 12, 1887 in Waterloo, Iowa, USA. She was an actress, known for The Brotherhood of Satan (1971), Conrad Nagel Theater (1955) and Matinee Theatre (1955). She died on December 22, 1980 in San Diego, California, USA. See full bio »

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Conrad Nagel Theater
Conrad Nagel Theater Aunt Adelaide / Corinna / Lydia
Matinee Theatre
Matinee Theatre Mary Lincoln (older)
Perry Mason
Perry Mason Mrs. Munger / Nora Mae Quincey


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 1971 The Brotherhood of Satan
Witch (as Lenore Shaenwise)
 1969-1970 Ironside (TV Series)
Abigail MacAdams / Gladys Prescott
- Little Dog, Gone (1970) ... Abigail MacAdams
 1967 Doctor, You've Got to Be Kidding!
Mrs. Carrington (uncredited)
 1965 The Munsters (TV Series)
 1958-1964 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Mrs. Munger / Nora Mae Quincey
- The Case of the Reckless Rockhound (1964) ... Mrs. Munger
- The Case of the Fiery Fingers (1958) ... Nora Mae Quincey
 1962 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Mrs. Densley
- Kick the Can (1962) ... Mrs. Densley
 1955 Conrad Nagel Theater (TV Series)
Lydia / Corinna / Aunt Adelaide
- Dear Evelina (1955) ... Lydia
- The House in the Sea (1955) ... Corinna
- The Queen of Spades (1955) ... Aunt Adelaide
 1952 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
Anna the Maid
- Flight Overdue (1952) ... Anna the Maid

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Served as a staff director at the Pasadena Playhouse from 1923-1960. Influential in the stage career of Raymond Burr.

Alternate Names:

Lenore Shaenwise

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Shanewise was a close personal friend of Raymond Burr, whom she directed in his first appearance at Pasadena Playhouse: Quiet Wedding. Burr later cast her in several Perry Mason and Ironside episodes.

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