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Inga Swenson


Inga Swenson was born on December 29, 1932 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. She is an actress, known for Benson (1979), The Miracle Worker (1962) and Advise & Consent (1962). She has been married to Lowell Harris since February 21, 1953. They have two children. See full bio »
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 1997-1998 Life with Louie (TV Series)
- Project: Mother's Day (1998) ... (voice)
- Family Portrait (1997) ... (voice)
 1989-1990 Doctor Doctor (TV Series)
Connie Stratford
- Providence (1990) ... Connie Stratford
- Night of the Inguinal (1990) ... Connie Stratford
- Pediatricks (1989) ... Connie Stratford
- Patients Are a Virtue (1989) ... Connie Stratford
- The Palumbo Affair (1989) ... Connie Stratford
 1989 The Golden Girls (TV Series)
Holly
- Little Sister (1989) ... Holly
 1989 Newhart (TV Series)
Madelyn Stone
- George and the Old Maid (1989) ... Madelyn Stone
 1988 Hotel (TV Series)
Sonya Green
- Till Death Do Us Part (1988) ... Sonya Green
 1987 Bay Coven (TV Movie)
Matty Kline
 1987 Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (TV Mini-Series)
Marilyn
 1985 North and South (TV Mini-Series)
Maude Hazard
- Episode #1.6 (1985) ... Maude Hazard
- Episode #1.5 (1985) ... Maude Hazard
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... Maude Hazard
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Maude Hazard
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Maude Hazard (credit only)
 1980 The Mountain Men
White SInger at the Mountain Men Gathering. (uncredited)
 1979 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Mrs. Marston
- The Terrible Secret (1979) ... Mrs. Marston
 1978-1979 Soap (TV Series)
Ingrid Swenson / Ingrid Swenson (in credits Svenson) / Ingrid Svenson
- Episode #2.18 (1979) ... Ingrid Svenson
- Episode #1.24 (1978) ... Ingrid Swenson (in credits Svenson)
- Episode #1.23 (1978) ... Ingrid Swenson (in credits Svenson)
- Episode #1.19 (1978) ... Ingrid Swenson
- Episode #1.18 (1978) ... Ingrid Swenson
 1979 Highcliffe Manor (TV Series)
- Sex & Violence (1979)
 1978 Vega$ (TV Series)
The Producer
- The Pageant (1978) ... The Producer
 1976-1978 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Marie Barrett / Ann Hobson
- Hitch-Hike to Terror (1978) ... Marie Barrett
- The Lonely Victims (1976) ... Ann Hobson
 1978 Ziegfeld: The Man and His Women (TV Movie)
Nora Bayes
 1978 The Betsy
Mrs. Craddock
 1977 Testimony of Two Men (TV Mini-Series)
Amelia Foster
 1977 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series)
Esther Trimble
- My Dear Uncle Sherlock (1977) ... Esther Trimble
 1976 Lipstick
Sister Monica
 1976 Sara (TV Series)
Henrietta
- Sod House Woman (1976) ... Henrietta
 1975 The Rookies (TV Series)
Barbara Paige
- Eye for an Eye (1975) ... Barbara Paige
 1973 Griff (TV Series)
Katherine McAfee
- Isolate and Destroy (1973) ... Katherine McAfee
 1973 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)
Kirsten
- Sweet Harvest (1973) ... Kirsten
 1971 Earth II (TV Movie)
Ilyana Kovalefskii
 1970-1971 Medical Center (TV Series)
Mrs. Amons / Nina Hoagley
- Secret Heritage (1971) ... Mrs. Amons
- The Deceived (1970) ... Nina Hoagley
 1970 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
Secretary (segment "The Tape Recorder")
- The Sand Castle/The Tape Recorder (1970) ... Secretary (segment "The Tape Recorder")
 1970 New York Television Theatre (TV Series)
Secretary
- The Tape Recorder (1970) ... Secretary
 1968 CBS Playhouse (TV Series)
Kate
- My Father and My Mother (1968) ... Kate
 1967 Androcles and the Lion (TV Movie)
Lavinia
 1962-1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
Inger Borgstrom Cartwright / Inger Borgstrom
- Inger, My Love (1962) ... Inger Borgstrom
 1963 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Sandra Leonard
- Party Girl (1963) ... Sandra Leonard
 1962 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Paula Waller
- Breakdown (1962) ... Paula Waller
 1962 Advise & Consent
Ellen Anderson
 1962 The Defenders (TV Series)
Claire Stafford
- The Locked Room (1962) ... Claire Stafford
 1961 Victoria Regina (TV Movie)
Lady Jane
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series)
 1959 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series)
Rose Maylie
- Oliver Twist (1959) ... Rose Maylie
 1958-1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Milly Theale / Maria
- Heart of Darkness (1958) ... Maria
 1954-1958 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Vera Steuben
- Goodbye... But It Doesn't Go Away (1958) ... Vera Steuben
 1957 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Best Wine (1957)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: New Faces of 1956. Musical comedy/revue. "Stars in the Rough," "Steady Edna," "Darts" sketches by Paul Lynde. "The Broken Kimona" sketch by Richard Maury. "A Canful of Trash" sketch by Louis Botto. "Madame Interpreter" sketch by Neil Simon and Danny Simon. "Twenty Years in the Blackboard Jungle" sketch by Terry Ryan and Barry E... See more »

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Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Trivia:

Is retired from acting and living in LA (June 2000) See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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