Gloria Stuart (1910–2010)

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Gloria Stuart was born on a dining room table on 4th Street in Santa Monica, California on July 4, 1910. Her early roles as a performing artist were in plays she produced in her home as a young girl. She was the star of her senior class play at Santa Monica High School in 1927. Attending the University of California, at Berkeley, she continued to ... See full bio »

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Titanic Old Rose
The Invisible Man Flora Cranley
The Old Dark House Margaret Waverton


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 2012 Titanic: Deleted Scenes (Video short)
Old Rose
 2004 Land of Plenty
Old Lady
 2003 Miracles (TV Series)
Rosanna Wye
- Little Miss Lost (2003) ... Rosanna Wye
 2002-2003 General Hospital (TV Series)
Catherine / Catherine Flynn
- Episode #1.10223 (2003) ... Catherine
- Episode #1.10181 (2002) ... Catherine Flynn
 2001 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
- The Birthday Present (2001) ... Grams
 2001 The Invisible Man (TV Series)
Madeline Fawkes
- Father Figure (2001) ... Madeline Fawkes
 2001 Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man (TV Movie)
Liza Hoops
 2000 My Mother, the Spy (TV Movie)
 2000 The Million Dollar Hotel
 1999 The Love Letter
 1998 Hanson: River (Music Video)
Old Rose
 1997 Titanic
Old Rose
 1989 She Knows Too Much (TV Movie)
Kiki Watwood (as Gloria Stuart Sheekman)
 1988 Shootdown (TV Movie)
 1987 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Edna Jarvis
- The Days Dwindle Down (1987) ... Edna Jarvis
 1986 Wildcats
Mrs. Connoly
 1985 There Were Times, Dear (TV Movie)
 1984 Mass Appeal
Mrs. Curry
 1983 Manimal (TV Series)
Bag Lady
- Female of the Species (1983) ... Bag Lady
 1982 My Favorite Year
Mrs. Anne Horn
 1981 Merlene of the Movies (TV Movie)
 1981 The Violation of Sarah McDavid (TV Movie)
Mrs. Fowler
 1980 Enos (TV Series)
- Grits and Greens Strike Again (1980) ... Lilly
 1980 Fun and Games (TV Movie)
 1979 The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (TV Movie)
Lady Sitting at Cemetery
 1979 The Best Place to Be (TV Movie)
 1979 The Incredible Journey of Doctor Meg Laurel (TV Movie)
Rose Hooper
 1978 Battered (TV Movie)
 1977 In the Glitter Palace (TV Movie)
Mrs. Bowman
 1976 Flood (TV Movie)
Mrs. Parker
 1976 Bronk (TV Series)
- Jailbreak (1976) ... Annie
 1975 The Waltons (TV Series)
- The Woman (1975) ... Saleswoman
 1975 Adventures of the Queen (TV Movie)
Female Passenger
 1975 The Legend of Lizzie Borden (TV Movie)
Store Customer
 1946 She Wrote the Book
Phyllis Fowler
 1944 Enemy of Women
 1944 The Whistler
Alice Walker
 1943 Here Comes Elmer
Glenda Forbes
 1939 It Could Happen to You
Doris Winslow
 1939 Winner Take All
Julie Harrison
 1939 The Three Musketeers
 1938 The Lady Objects
Ann Adams Hayward
 1938 Time Out for Murder
Margie Ross
 1938/II Keep Smiling
Carol Walters
 1938 Island in the Sky
Julie Hayes
 1938 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Gwen Warren
 1938 Change of Heart
Carol Murdock
 1937 Life Begins in College
Janet O'Hara
 1937 The Lady Escapes
Linda Ryan
 1937 Girl Overboard
Mary Chesbrooke
 1936 Wanted! Jane Turner
Doris Martin
 1936 The Girl on the Front Page
Joan Langford
 1936 36 Hours to Kill
Anne Marvis
 1936 The Crime of Dr. Forbes
Ellen Godfrey
 1936 Poor Little Rich Girl
Margaret Allen
 1936 The Prisoner of Shark Island
Mrs. Peggy Mudd
 1935 Professional Soldier
Countess Sonia
 1935 Laddie
Pamela Pryor
 1935 Gold Diggers of 1935
Ann Prentiss
 1935 Maybe It's Love
Bobby Halevy
 1934 Gift of Gab
Barbara Kelton
 1934 Here Comes the Navy
Dorothy Martin
 1934 The Love Captive
Alice Trask
 1934 I'll Tell the World
Jane Hamilton
 1934 I Like It That Way
Anne Rogers
 1934 Beloved
Lucy Tarrant Hausmann
 1933 Roman Scandals
Princess Sylvia
 1933 The Invisible Man
Flora Cranley
 1933 Secret of the Blue Room
Irene von Helldorf
 1933 It's Great to Be Alive
Dorothy Wilton
 1933 The Girl in 419
Mary Dolan
 1933 The Kiss Before the Mirror
Lucy Bernsdorf
 1933 Private Jones
Mary Gregg
 1933 Sweepings
 1933 Laughter in Hell
 1932 Air Mail
Ruth Barnes
 1932 The Old Dark House
Margaret Waverton
 1932 The All-American
Ellen Steffens
 1932 Back Street
Young Woman (uncredited)
 1932 Street of Women
Doris 'Dodo' Baldwin
 1932 The Cohens and Kellys in Hollywood
Gloria Stuart
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Other Works:

Has had one-woman shows in New York, Austria and Italy for her painting and other artistic work See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 3 Interviews | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Gloria Stuart Sheekman | Gloria Stewart


5' 3½" (1.61 m)


Arthur Sheekman  (his death)  (1 child) | See more »


Sheekman Thompson, Sylvia Vaughn


Frank Stewart | Alice Vaughan Deidrick


Amanda Thompson (grandchild)

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Personal Quote:

[on Claude Rains in The Invisible Man (1933)] Claude Rains was what was known as an actor's actor. No quarter was asked and none given. A scene stealer? Whenever possible, yes. But with James Whale again you didn't worry much. One way or another, you ended up in the position Whale wanted you in. And since Claude spent the entire film wrapped in bandages, you couldn't blame him for trying. See more »


She helped form the Hollywood Anti-Nazi League (1936). See more »

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