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Augusta Dabney (1916–2008)


Augusta Dabney was born on October 23, 1916 in Berkeley, California, USA. She was an actress, known for Running on Empty (1988), The Paper (1994) and That Night! (1957). She was married to William Prince and Kevin McCarthy. She died on February 4, 2008 in Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Running on Empty Abigail Patterson
(1988)
The Paper Sarah Hackett
(1994)
That Night! Wife Maggie Bowden
(1957)
The United States Steel Hour Jeannie Kent / Muriel Weston
(1958-1959)

Filmography

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 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
Gramma Eleanor
- No Good Deed Goes Unpunished (2001) ... Gramma Eleanor
 2000 Fear of Fiction
Mrs. Anderssen
 1998 Law & Order (TV Series)
Mrs. LaValle
- Under the Influence (1998) ... Mrs. LaValle
 1983-1995 Loving (TV Series)
Isabelle Alden #2
- Episode #1.3225 (1995) ... Isabelle Alden #2 (credit only)
- Episode dated 31 October 1995 (1995) ... Isabelle Alden #2
- Episode #1.3186 (1995) ... Isabelle Alden #2
- Episode #1.3185 (1995) ... Isabelle Alden #2
- Episode #1.3184 (1995) ... Isabelle Alden #2
 1994 The Paper
Sarah Hackett
 1993 Ghostwriter (TV Series)
Catherine Canellan-Flynn
- Just in Time: Part 4 (1993) ... Catherine Canellan-Flynn
- Just in Time: Part 3 (1993) ... Catherine Canellan-Flynn
 1993 The Portrait (TV Movie)
Elizabeth Hayden
 1989 Shannon's Deal (TV Movie)
 1988 Bum Rap
Mon
 1988 Running on Empty
Abigail Patterson
 1988 Hothouse (TV Series)
Ida Gates
- The Good Family (1988) ... Ida Gates
 1988 Shakedown
Judge Maynard
 1986 Violets Are Blue...
Ethel Sawyer
 1982 Cold River
Elizabeth Allison
 1980 F.D.R.: The Last Year (TV Movie)
Grace Tully
 1980 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Greta
- Cover-Up (1980) ... Greta
 1979 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Helena Ashley
- Episode #1.2833 (1979) ... Helena Ashley
- Episode #1.2832 (1979) ... Helena Ashley
- Episode #1.2831 (1979) ... Helena Ashley
- Episode #1.2830 (1979) ... Helena Ashley
- Episode #1.2829 (1979) ... Helena Ashley
 1977 Fire Sale
Mrs. Cooper
 1977 Most Wanted (TV Series)
Mrs. Alice Barnes
- The Pirate (1977) ... Mrs. Alice Barnes
 1976 Police Woman (TV Series)
Betty Novotny
- Father to the Man (1976) ... Betty Novotny
 1972 The Heartbreak Kid
Colorado Woman
 1972 Madigan (TV Series)
Mrs. Fields
- The Manhattan Beat (1972) ... Mrs. Fields
 1970-1971 A World Apart (TV Series)
Betty Kahlman Barry
- Episode #1.324 (1971) ... Betty Kahlman Barry
- Episode #1.323 (1971) ... Betty Kahlman Barry
- Episode #1.321 (1971) ... Betty Kahlman Barry
- Episode #1.320 (1971) ... Betty Kahlman Barry
- Episode #1.318 (1971) ... Betty Kahlman Barry
 1971 Plaza Suite
Mrs. Eisler
 1967 Love Is a Many Splendored Thing (TV Series)
Peg Hale (1968)
 1966 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Ann Holmes
- Episode dated 22 February 1966 (1966) ... Ann Holmes (credit only)
 1964-1965 Another World (TV Series)
Laura Baxter
- Episode #1.351 (1965) ... Laura Baxter
- Episode #1.135 (1964) ... Laura Baxter
- Episode #1.131 (1964) ... Laura Baxter (credit only)
- Episode #1.130 (1964) ... Laura Baxter
- Episode #1.16 (1964) ... Laura Baxter
 1963-1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Mrs. Manning / Mrs. Denby
- The Forever Child (1964) ... Mrs. Manning
- Rally Round My Comrades (1963) ... Mrs. Denby
 1963 General Hospital (TV Series)
Carolyn Chandler Baldwin
 1963 The Doctors (TV Series)
Theodora Van Alen #3 (1980-1981)
 1962-1963 Young Dr. Malone (TV Series)
Tracey Malone / Tracy Malone
- Episode #1.1071 (1963) ... Tracey Malone
- Episode #1.1070 (1963) ... Tracey Malone
- Episode #1.1069 (1963) ... Tracey Malone
- Episode #1.1068 (1963) ... Tracey Malone
- Episode #1.1067 (1963) ... Tracey Malone
 1962 The Defenders (TV Series)
Mrs. Stafford
- The Benefactor (1962) ... Mrs. Stafford
 1959 Summer of Decision (TV Movie)
Mrs. Gordon
 1959 One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Margaret Parish
- Ordeal on Locust Street (1959) ... Margaret Parish
 1959 Brenner (TV Series)
Mrs. Joplin
- Family Man (1959) ... Mrs. Joplin
 1958-1959 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Muriel Weston / Jeannie Kent
- Call It a Day (1959) ... Muriel Weston
- Be My Guest (1958) ... Jeannie Kent
 1957 Modern Romances (TV Series)
Lila Farrel
- Episode dated 29 October 1957 (1957) ... Lila Farrel
 1957 That Night!
Wife Maggie Bowden
 1957 True Story (TV Series)
- Dream No More (1957)
 1957 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
- Nobody's Town (1957)
 1955-1956 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
Mrs. Monroe / Allie / Constance Warburton
- Jack Be Nimble (1956)
- Mr. & Mrs. Monroe (1955) ... Mrs. Monroe
- My Dear Emily (1955)
- The Return of Johnny Burro (1955) ... Allie
 1955 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
 1949-1955 The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Laura Wilkins
- Letter of Recommendation (1955) ... Laura Wilkins
- Bratt Farrar (1952)
- Perspective (1951)
- The Power Devil (1950)
- Brat Farrar (1950)
 1955 You Are There (TV Series)
Katherine Wright
 1954 Studio One (TV Series)
 1954 Suspense (TV Series)
- The Haunted (1954)
 1953 Danger (TV Series)
- Return Flight (1953)
 1953 The Web (TV Series)
- A Fair Exchange (1953)
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Barbara Norris Thorpe #1 (1970)
 1951 Out There (TV Series)
Captain Hurley's Wife
- Outer Limit (1951) ... Captain Hurley's Wife
 1951 The Prudential Family Playhouse (TV Series)
- Berkeley Square (1951)
 1951 Starlight Theatre (TV Series)
 1949-1951 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
- The Best Years (1951)
- Old Lady Robbins (1950)
- The Fourth Step (1950)
 1950 Somerset Maugham TV Theatre (TV Series)
Gladys Bronson
- Footprints in the Jungle (1950) ... Gladys Bronson
 1950 Sure As Fate (TV Series)
- Nightfall (1950)
- Nightfall (1950)
 1950 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- The Perfect Type (1950)
 1950 The Trap (TV Series)
- Three Blind Mice (1950)
 1949-1950 The Clock (TV Series)
- The Wives (1949)
 1949 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series)
Elaine Harper
- Arsenic and Old Lace (1949) ... Elaine Harper
 1949 NBC Presents (TV Series)
- Security (1949)
 1948 The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series)
- The Valiant (1948)
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William Prince  (his death) | See more »

Children:

Flip McCarthy | See more »
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Mother, with Kevin McCarthy, of son Flip McCarthy, and daughters Lillah McCarthy and Mary Dabney McCarthy. See more »

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