Peggy Cummins (1925–2017)

Up 13,056 this week
Peggy Cummins was an Irish actress, appearing in several films between 1940 and 1961. Her best known role was that of trigger-happy bank robber Annie Laurie Starr in the film "Gun Crazy". In December, 1925, Cummins was born under the name of "Augusta Margaret Diane Fuller" in Prestatyn, Denbighshire, Wales. Her parents were an Irish couple from ... See full bio »


(age 92) in London, England, UK

Star Siblings: Famous Brothers and Sisters

Keep it in the family with a look at some of our favorite Hollywood siblings.

See the entire gallery

6 Sundance Award-Winning Movies to Stream Now

As we prepare for the 2022 Sundance Film Festival, here are 6 award-winning Sundance films from recent years you can watch now.

Watch the video

Related News

Around The Web


Provided by Taboola

On Prime Video

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 245 images
updated 20 Jan 2018

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 people
created 20 Jan 2017
a list of 35 images
created 06 Feb 2017
a list of 29 images
created 23 Dec 2016
a list of 49 people
created 27 Oct 2017
a list of 25 images
created 20 Aug 2016

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Peggy Cummins's work have you seen?

User Polls


Known For

Gun Crazy Annie Laurie Starr
Curse of the Demon Joanna Harrington
Escape Dora Winton


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (29 credits)
 1965 Summer Comedy Hour (TV Mini Series)
Rosalie Quilter
- Almost a Honeymoon (1965) ... Rosalie Quilter
 1964 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
- Dual Control (1964) ... Stella
 1961 In the Doghouse
Sally Huxley
 1960 Dentist in the Chair
Peggy Travers
 1960 Your Money or Your Wife
Gay Butterworth
 1959 The Captain's Table
Mrs. Judd
 1957 Curse of the Demon
Joanna Harrington
 1957 Hell Drivers
 1957 The Ship Was Loaded
Susan Lashwood
 1956 The March Hare
Pat Maguire
 1954 Cash on Delivery
Dorothy Rapallo
 1954 The Love Lottery
 1953 Meet Mr. Lucifer
 1953 Always a Bride
Clare Hemsley
 1953 Both Sides of the Law
Bridget Foster
 1952 The Passionate Sentry
Christine Deed
 1950 Operation X
Georgette Constantin
 1950 Gun Crazy
Annie Laurie Starr
 1949 If This Be Sin
Monica Brooke
 1948 Green Grass of Wyoming
Carey Greenway
 1948 Escape
Dora Winton
 1947 Moss Rose
Belle Adair aka Rose Lynton
 1947 The Late George Apley
Eleanor Apley
 1944 Her Man Gilbey
Bobbie Heseltine
 1944 Welcome, Mr. Washington
Sarah Willoughby
 1942 Salute John Citizen
Julie Bunting
 1940 Dr. O'Dowd
Pat O'Dowd
Show Show Self (5 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Junior Miss", London, England.

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 1" (1.55 m)


William Herbert Derek Dunnett  (his death)  (2 children)


Margaret Tracy

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on being fired from Forever Amber (1947)] Say it was my lack of experience, say it was the color of my eyes, say it was a lot of little things, but please don't say I don't have enough sex.


After Peggy was fired from Forever Amber (1947) and replaced by Linda Darnell, costume designer René Hubert had to re-do the designs originally intended to fit Peggy, which cost $65,000, to fit Darnell. An additional $25,000 was spent on those re-designs. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed