STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,527 this week

Martha Vickers (1925–1971)


Lovely, auburn-haired Martha Vickers (nee Martha MacVicar) was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, on May 28, 1925, the daughter of James S. and Frances MacVicar. After attending schools in various states - Florida, Texas and California - she and her family settled on the West Coast. A raving beauty, she broke into the entertainment field as a model for ... See full bio »

Family Entertainment Guide

Looking for movies and TV shows the whole family can watch together? Check out the Family Entertainment Guide.

Visit the Family Entertainment Guide

Amazon Pilot Season

Want to help choose the next great Amazon Original comedy series? Stream and review now during Amazon Pilot Season.

Stream and review now

Related News

Bad Boy
| Trailers from Hell
The Big Sleep
| Trailers from Hell

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 634 people
created 06 Sep 2011
 
a list of 135 people
created 10 Nov 2011
 
a list of 326 people
created 24 Aug 2014
 
a list of 37 people
created 29 Jan 2015
 
a list of 28 people
created 8 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Martha Vickers's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

The Big Sleep
The Big Sleep Carmen Sternwood
(1946)
Alimony
Alimony Kitty Travers aka Kate Klinger
(1949)
The Burglar
The Burglar Della
(1957)
The Big Bluff
The Big Bluff Valerie Bancroft
(1955)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (31 credits)
 1960 The Rebel (TV Series)
Agnes Boley / Bess Weed
- Vindication (1960) ... Agnes Boley
- The Rattler (1960) ... Bess Weed
 1960 Four Fast Guns
Mary Hoag
 1959 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Sheila Hayes
- The Case of the Jaded Joker (1959) ... Sheila Hayes
 1958 State Trooper (TV Series)
Constance Trayles
- Sweet & Gentle, Ltd. (1958) ... Constance Trayles
 1957 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
 1957 The Burglar
Della
 1956 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Ruth Murdock
- The Ed Murdock Story (1956) ... Ruth Murdock
 1955 The Big Bluff
Valerie Bancroft
 1955 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Julie / Ellen Weston
- No Place to Live (1955) ... Julie
- The Indiscreet Mrs. Jarvis (1955) ... Ellen Weston
 1954-1955 The Whistler (TV Series)
Cora / Louise Collins
- Sleep My Pretty One (1955) ... Cora
- Letters from Aaron Burr (1954) ... Louise Collins
 1954 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Nancy
- Night Visitor (1954) ... Nancy
 1953-1954 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Helen / Louise
- That Other Sunlight (1954) ... Helen
- The Eye of the Beholder (1953) ... Louise
 1952 The Unexpected (TV Series)
 1951 The Bogus Green (TV Movie)
Tina
 1949 Bad Boy
Lila Strawn
 1948 Ruthless
Susan Duane
 1947 Love and Learn
Barbara Wyngate
 1947 That Way with Women
Marcia Alden
 1947 The Man I Love
Virginia 'Ginny' Brown
 1946 The Time, the Place and the Girl
Victoria Cassel
 1944 The Falcon in Mexico
Barbara Wade (as Martha MacVicar)
 1944 The Mummy's Ghost
Girl Student (uncredited)
 1944 Marine Raiders
Sally Parker (as Martha MacVicar)
 1944 This Is the Life
Girl (uncredited)
 1943 Hi'ya, Sailor
Hostess (uncredited)
 1943 Top Man
High School Girl (uncredited)
 1943 Captive Wild Woman
Dorothy Colman (as Martha MacVicar)
 1943 Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man
Margareta - Vazec's Daughter (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

In 1960, she co-starred with her son Teddy Rooney in a failed sitcom pilot called, "Man in the House".

Publicity Listings:

3 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

Martha MacVicar

Height:

5' 3½" (1.61 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Former daughter-in-law of Joe Yule. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

Message Boards

Discuss Martha Vickers on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page