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Helen Van Tuyl (1892–1964)

Helen Van Tuyl was born on March 4, 1892 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. She was an actress, known for The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955), Gang Busters (1952) and Lust for Life (1956). She died on August 22, 1964 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Mrs. Bates / Mrs. Ruth Pelby
Gang Busters
Gang Busters Governor of Texas / Woman in Grocery Store
Lust for Life
Lust for Life Elderly Customer
Titanic Ida Strauss


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 1955-1959 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Mrs. Bates / Mrs. Ruth Pelby
- She Almost Married Wyatt (1959) ... Mrs. Bates (as Helen Marr Van Tuyl)
- The Big Baby Contest (1955) ... Mrs. Ruth Pelby (as Hellen Van Tuyl)
 1958 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Mrs. Wilkerson
- The Happy Widow (1958) ... Mrs. Wilkerson
 1955-1958 Dragnet (TV Series)
- The Big Gent (1958)
- The Big Bounce (1955)
- The Big Chet (1955)
 1957 Jeanne Eagels
Equity Board Member (uncredited)
 1956 Lust for Life
Elderly Customer (uncredited)
 1956 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- Strange Defense (1956)
 1956 The Solid Gold Cadillac (uncredited)
 1955 The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
Mrs. Jennings (uncredited)
 1955 Daddy Long Legs
College Dean (uncredited)
 1954 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series)
Mrs. Shelby
- Investments (1954) ... Mrs. Shelby
 1953 The President's Lady
Mrs. Irwin (uncredited)
 1953 Titanic
Ida Strauss (uncredited)
 1952 Stars and Stripes Forever
Mrs. President Harrison (uncredited)
 1952 Gang Busters (TV Series)
Woman in Grocery Store / Governor of Texas
- The Unholy Three (1952) ... Woman in Grocery Store
- The Barrow Gang ... Governor of Texas
 1952 Confidence Girl
Maggie (uncredited)
 1951 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
Widow Muldane
- The Widow Muldane (1951) ... Widow Muldane
 1951 Stars Over Hollywood (TV Series)
- Stepdaughter (1951)
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 1957 Guns Don't Argue
Texas Lady Governor

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Alternate Names:

Helen Marr Van Tuyl | Hellen Van Tuyl

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