No photo available. Represent Theadora Van Runkle? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 23,640 this week

Theadora Van Runkle (1928–2011)

Theadora Van Runkle was born on March 27, 1928 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Dorothy Schweppe. She is known for her work on The Godfather: Part II (1974), Bonnie and Clyde (1967) and Bullitt (1968). She was married to Bruce McBroom and Robert Van Runkle. She died on November 4, 2011 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

IMDb Picks: January

Of course xXx: Return of Xander Cage is on our radar this month. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about in IMDb Picks.

Visit IMDb Picks

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 9100 people
created 26 Feb 2012
list image
a list of 7 people
created 25 Oct 2012
a list of 55 people
created 9 months ago
a list of 116 people
created 5 months ago
a list of 783 people
created 3 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Theadora Van Runkle's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Godfather: Part II
The Godfather: Part II Costume Designer
Bonnie and Clyde
Bonnie and Clyde Costume Designer
Bullitt Costume Designer
The Jerk
The Jerk Costume Designer


Hide Hide Show Show Costume designer (33 credits)
 1999 That Championship Season (TV Movie)
 1998 Goodbye Lover
 1997 The Last Don (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1997)
- Episode #1.2 (1997)
- Episode #1.1 (1997)
 1995 White Dwarf (TV Movie)
 1995 Kiss of Death
 1992 Leap of Faith
 1990 Stella
 1988 Wildfire
 1984 Rhinestone
 1983 Wizards and Warriors (TV Series)
 1981 S.O.B.
 1979 The Jerk
 1976 Nickelodeon
 1974 Mame
 1973 Kid Blue
 1969 The Reivers
 1968 Bullitt
 1968 I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (costumes designed by)
 1967 Bonnie and Clyde (as Theadora van Runkle, costumes designed by)
Show Show Costume and Wardrobe Department (4 credits)
Show Show Self (5 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Thea Van Runkle | Theodora Van Runkle | Theadora van Runkle

Did You Know?


Started out as an illustrator for store adverisments and catalogues. She then worked as a sketch artist for other designers. Her artwork is highly treasured by collectors. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Contacting Ms Theadora Van Runkle jerryberry-1
Her Name mike-1619
Discuss Theadora Van Runkle on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page