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Doe Avedon (1925–2011)

Doe Avedon was born on April 7, 1925 in Old Westbury, New York, USA as Dorcas Marie Nowell. She was an actress, known for The High and the Mighty (1954), Deep in My Heart (1954) and Matinee Theatre (1955). She was married to Don Siegel, Dan Matthews and Richard Avedon. She died on December 18, 2011 in Encino, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The High and the Mighty Miss Spalding
Deep in My Heart Lillian Harris Romberg
Matinee Theatre Actress
The Boss Elsie Reynolds


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 1984 Love Streams
Mrs. Kiner
 1958 Climax! (TV Series)
Alice Peters
- Albert Anastasia - His Life and Death (1958) ... Alice Peters
 1958 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series)
- The Victim (1958) ... Ruth
 1958 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series)
- The Victim (1958) ... Ruth
 1957 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Ruth Harding
- The Idea Man (1957) ... Ruth Harding
 1956 The Boss
Elsie Reynolds
 1955-1956 Big Town (TV Series)
Diane Walker
- Smear Magazine (1956) ... Diane Walker
- Hung Jury (1956) ... Diane Walker
- Press Photographer (1956) ... Diane Walker
- Bulldog Reporter (1956) ... Diane Walker
- Debt Consolidators (1956) ... Diane Walker
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
 1954 Deep in My Heart
Lillian Harris Romberg
 1954 Public Defender (TV Series)
Patricia Selby
- Confession of Guilt (1954) ... Patricia Selby
 1954 The High and the Mighty
Miss Spalding
 1949 The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Laurette Harrington
- What Makes Sammy Run? (1949) ... Laurette Harrington
 1949 Jigsaw
Caroline Riggs (as Betty Harper)
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 1991 Night on Earth (personal thanks - as Doe)

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Doe | Betty Harper


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