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Janet Shaw (I) (1919–2001)

Janet Shaw was born on January 23, 1919 in Beatrice, Nebraska, USA as Ellen Martha Clancy. She was an actress, known for Shadow of a Doubt (1943), Waterloo Bridge (1940) and Jezebel (1938). She was married to David Ashford Stuart and Willard Garcia Ilefeldt. She died on October 15, 2001 in Beatrice. See full bio »

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Shadow of a Doubt
Waterloo Bridge
Waterloo Bridge Maureen
Jezebel Molly Allen
The Old Maid


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 1955 City Detective (TV Series)
- Baby Needs Shoes (1955) ... Helen
 1949 The Front Page (TV Series)
Peggy Grant
- Episode #1.1 (1949) ... Peggy Grant
 1947 They Won't Believe Me
Susan Haines - Verna's Roommate (uncredited)
 1947 Time Out of Mind
 1946 Nocturne
Grace Andrews (uncredited)
 1946 Inside Job
Blonde Girl (uncredited)
 1946 Dark Alibi
Miss Petrie
 1946 House of Horrors
Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1946 The Scarlet Horseman
Elise Halliday
 1946 Because of Him
Reporter (uncredited)
 1945 Sensation Hunters
Katie Rogers
 1945 Jungle Raiders
Ann Reed
 1945 I'll Tell the World
Switchboard Operator
 1945 The Scarlet Clue
Gloria Bayne
 1944 Follow the Boys
Phone Operator (uncredited)
 1944 It Happened Tomorrow
Waitress (uncredited)
 1944 Hi, Good Lookin'!
Information Girl (uncredited)
 1944 Ladies Courageous
Bee Jay
 1943 Arizona Trail
Martha Brooks
 1943 Let's Face It
Girl in Boat (uncredited)
 1943 Hers to Hold
Girl at Factory (uncredited)
 1943 False Faces
Diana Harding
 1943 Hangmen Also Die!
Katerina Honiga (uncredited)
 1943 Keep 'Em Slugging
Young Girl (uncredited)
 1943 Hi'Ya Chum
Chorine (uncredited)
 1943 How's About It
Judy (uncredited)
 1942 The Mummy's Tomb
Girl in Car (uncredited)
 1942 Night Monster
Milly Carson
 1941 Honolulu Lu
Debutante (uncredited)
 1941 Johnny Eager
Alice, Secretary in Verne's Office (uncredited)
 1941 More Worlds to Conquer (Short)
Julia Hall
 1941 Hold That Ghost
Alderman's Girl (uncredited)
 1941 Gambling Daughters
Katherine Thompson
 1941 Blossoms in the Dust
Tess (uncredited)
 1941 You're Out of Luck
Joyce Dayton
 1941 Lucky Devils
Gwendy Wimple
 1940 Escape
Greta - a Student (uncredited)
 1940 Hired Wife
Lucy - the Bride (uncredited)
 1940 Flight Angels
Mrs. Perry
 1940 Waterloo Bridge
 1940 Alias the Deacon
Mildred Gregory
 1940 Blondie on a Budget
Anniversary Cake Usherette (uncredited)
 1939 The Old Maid
 1939 The Rookie Cop
Gerry Lane
 1939 Torchy Blane in Chinatown
Janet Baldwin
 1939 They Made Me a Criminal
Girl Entering Locker Room (uncredited)
 1939 King of the Underworld
Blonde Nurse (uncredited)
 1938 Going Places
Young Lady at Party (uncredited)
 1938 Comet Over Broadway
Janet's Dining Companion (uncredited)
 1938 Girls on Probation
Prison Inmate
 1938 The Sisters
Stella Johnson
 1938 Broadway Musketeers
Hospital Nurse (uncredited)
 1938 Campus Cinderella (Short)
Stanhope's Secretary (uncredited)
 1938 Secrets of an Actress
Switchboard Operator (uncredited)
 1938 Many Sappy Returns (Short)
Florist (uncredited)
 1938 Gold Diggers in Paris
 1938 The Adventures of Robin Hood
Humility's Daughter (uncredited)
 1938 Jezebel
Molly Allen
 1938 Sergeant Murphy
Joan Furse (as Ellen Clancy)
 1937 Hollywood Hotel
Girl at Premiere (uncredited)
 1937 She Loved a Fireman
Girl at Dance (uncredited)
 1937 Expensive Husbands
Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1937 Alcatraz Island
Sally Carruthers (as Ellen Clancy)
 1937 It's Love I'm After
Autograph Seeker (uncredited)
 1937 Prairie Thunder
Joan Temple (as Ellen Clancy)
 1937 Confession
Actress (uncredited)
 1935 She Married Her Boss
Secretary (uncredited)
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Ellen Clancy

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