Kim Novak (I)


STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 685 this week
Trailer
2:14 | Trailer
Kim Novak was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 13, 1933 with the birth name of Marilyn Pauline Novak. She was the daughter of a former teacher turned transit clerk and his wife, also a former teacher. Throughout elementary and high school, Kim did not get along well with teachers. She even admitted that she didn't like being told what to do ... See full bio »

Reboots & Remakes We Can't Wait to See

From "Dexter" to The Suicide Squad, here are our picks for the reboots and remakes we're most excited for in 2021 and beyond.

Browse our picks

Unforgettable Oscars Fashion Through the Years

From the iconic to the eclectic, relive the most memorable moments from the Oscars red carpet.

See the full gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by Taboola

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Pal Joey
Tue, Apr 20 3:00 PM PDT on TCM (631)
Vertigo
Fri, Apr 30 9:30 PM PDT on TCM (631)

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 8 images
updated 07 Apr 2018
 
a list of 13 images
updated 30 Oct 2017
 
a list of 10 images
updated 17 Oct 2016
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 people
created 3 days ago
 
a list of 42 people
created 06 Jul 2015
 
a list of 42 people
created 25 Apr 2012
 
a list of 29 people
created 5 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Kim Novak's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Vertigo Madeleine Elster / Judy Barton
(1958)
Picnic Madge Owens
(1955)
Bell Book and Candle Gillian Holroyd
(1958)
Kiss Me, Stupid Polly the Pistol
(1964)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (34 credits)
 1991 Liebestraum
Lillian Anderson Munnsen
 1990 The Children
Rose Sellars
 1987 Es hat mich sehr gefreut (Short)
 1986-1987 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Kit Marlowe
- Desperation (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
- Chain Reaction (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
- Nowhere to Run (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
- Hat Trick (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
- When the Bough Breaks (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
 1985 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Rosa (segment "Man from the South")
- Pilot (1985) ... Rosa (segment "Man from the South")
 1983 Malibu (TV Movie)
Billie Farnsworth
 1980 The Mirror Crack'd
Lola Brewster
 1978 Just a Gigolo
Helga von Kaiserling
 1977 The White Buffalo
Poker Jenny Schermerhorn
 1975 Satan's Triangle (TV Movie)
Eva
 1973 Tales That Witness Madness
Auriol (segment "Luau")
 1973 The Third Girl from the Left (TV Movie)
Gloria Joyce
 1969 The Great Bank Robbery
Sister Lyda Kebanov - Forger
 1968 The Legend of Lylah Clare
Lylah Clare / Elsa Brinkmann / Elsa Campbell
 1964 Kiss Me, Stupid
Polly the Pistol
 1964 Of Human Bondage
Mildred Rogers
 1962 Boys' Night Out
Cathy
 1962 The Notorious Landlady
Mrs. Carlyle 'Carly' Hardwicke
 1960 Pepe
Kim Novak
 1960 Strangers When We Meet
Margaret 'Maggie' Gault
 1959 Middle of the Night
Betty Preisser
 1958 Bell Book and Candle
Gillian Holroyd
 1958 Vertigo
Madeleine Elster / Judy Barton
 1957 Pal Joey
Linda English
 1957 Jeanne Eagels
Jeanne Eagels
 1956 The Eddy Duchin Story
Marjorie Oelrichs
 1955 Picnic
Madge Owens
 1955 5 Against the House
Kay Greylek
 1955 Son of Sinbad
Harem Girl (uncredited)
 1954 Phffft
Janis
 1954 Pushover
Lona McLane
 1953 The French Line
Model (uncredited)
Show Show Costume and Wardrobe Department (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (7 credits)
Show Show Self (67 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (38 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

"This Land Is Mine" (6 April 1970), as herself See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 5 Interviews | 17 Articles | 18 Pictorials | 78 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I always felt Jimmy [James Stewart] was trapped in Hollywood. He felt it himself. He loved aviation so much and he wanted to be able to do more of that. He somehow just got stuck here. See more »

Trivia:

Columbia gave her a studio-mandated makeover that capped her teeth and bleached her hair. She was also required to lose 15 pounds before going on-camera. See more »

Nickname:

The Lavender Girl

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed