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Linda Stirling (1921–1997)


American leading woman, a popular action star of serials in the 1940s. She studied music, dance, and drama as a child and received a scholarship to a Hollywood acting school. But she arrived in Hollywood to discover the school had closed, and she took a job as a showgirl at the Earl Carroll Theatre in Hollywood. She modeled in fashion ... See full bio »

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Known For

Zorro's Black Whip
Zorro's Black Whip Barbara Meredith - The Black Whip
(1944)
The Crimson Ghost
The Crimson Ghost Diana Farnsworth
(1946)
Jesse James Rides Again
(1947)
The Purple Monster Strikes
(1945)

Filmography

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 1959 The Real McCoys (TV Series)
Mrs. Baker
- The Garden Club (1959) ... Mrs. Baker
 1955-1956 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Martha / Alice Grant
- The Betty Perkins Story (1956) ... Martha
- The Nora Paul Story (1955) ... Alice Grant
 1956 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Joan Laramie
- The Suffragette (1956) ... Joan Laramie
 1955 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Reporter
- Star in the House (1955) ... Reporter
 1954-1955 Public Defender (TV Series)
Betty
- Eight Out of a Hundred (1955) ... Betty
- Bertha Polaski (1954) ... Betty
 1955 Medic (TV Series)
Ellen McClure
- My Child's Keeper (1955) ... Ellen McClure (as Linda Sterling)
 1955 Studio 57 (TV Series)
- Take My Hand (1955)
 1955 The Whistler (TV Series)
Jean
- Sleep My Pretty One (1955) ... Jean
 1954-1955 The Adventures of Kit Carson (TV Series)
Mrs. Hudson / Janice Howard
- The Missing Hacienda (1954) ... Mrs. Hudson
- No Man's Law (1954) ... Janice Howard
 1955 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
Nettie Perry
- The Case of the Troubled Circus (1955) ... Nettie Perry
 1954 The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series)
Helen Blayne
- The Woman on the Bus (1954) ... Helen Blayne
 1954 Adventures of the Falcon (TV Series)
Jeri Sinclair
- The Big Break (1954) ... Jeri Sinclair
 1954 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series)
Jeanette Lincoln
- Day Camp (1954) ... Jeanette Lincoln
 1947 The Pretender
Flo Ronson
 1946 That Brennan Girl (uncredited)
 1946 The Magnificent Rogue
Cameo Appearance (uncredited)
 1946 The Crimson Ghost
Diana Farnsworth
 1946 Passkey to Danger
Model (uncredited)
 1946 The Madonna's Secret
Helen North
 1945 Wagon Wheels Westward
Arlie Adams
 1945 Dakota
Entertainer (uncredited)
 1944 Vigilantes of Dodge City
Carol Franklin
 1944 Sheriff of Sundown
Lois Carpenter
 1944 Strangers in the Night
Rosemary in Portrait (uncredited)
 1944 The San Antonio Kid
Ann Taylor
 1943 The Powers Girl
Model
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Taught English Literature at Glendale College in Glendale, California

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Linda Sterling

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Trivia:

Cousin of actor Harris Yulin and Gwen Welles. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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