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Ann Gillis (I) (1927–2018)


Ann Gillis was born Alma Mabel Conner on February 12, 1927, in Little Rock, Arkansas. At age seven, she appeared in her first film, Men in White (1934), as an extra. During the next two years, she had uncredited appearances in six more films until she received her first major role in King of Hockey (1936). Warner Brothers Studios gave significant ... See full bio »

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Known For

2001: A Space Odyssey
2001: A Space Odyssey Poole's Mother
(1968)
The Time of Their Lives
(1946)
Beau Geste
Beau Geste Isobel Rivers (as a child)
(1939)

Filmography

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 1968 2001: A Space Odyssey
Poole's Mother
 1964-1965 The Saint (TV Series)
Wilma / Beryl Carrington
- The Persistent Parasites (1965) ... Wilma
- The Romantic Matron (1964) ... Beryl Carrington
 1964 Espionage (TV Series)
Nurse
- Some Other Kind of World (1964) ... Nurse
 1963 Man of the World (TV Series)
Susan Forrester
- The Prince (1963) ... Susan Forrester
 1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Miss Frank
 1951 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
 1951 Out There (TV Series)
 1947 Big Town After Dark
Susan Peabody LaRue (as Anne Gillis)
 1946 Sweetheart of Sigma Chi
Sue (as Anne Gillis)
 1946 The Time of Their Lives
Nora O'Leary (as Anne Gillis)
 1946 Janie Gets Married
Paula Rainey (as Anne Gillis)
 1946 Gay Blades
Helen Dowell (as Anne Gillis)
 1945 The Cheaters
Angela Pidgeon
 1944 A Wave, a WAC and a Marine
Judy (as Anne Gillis)
 1944 In Society
Gloria (as Anne Gillis)
 1944 Janie
Paula Rainey
 1944 Since You Went Away
Becky Anderson (uncredited)
 1943 Man from Music Mountain
Penny Winters
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Ann Gillis
 1942 'Neath Brooklyn Bridge
Sylvia (as Anne Gillis)
 1942 Bambi
Adult Faline (voice, uncredited)
 1942 Tough As They Come
Frankie Taylor
 1942 Meet the Stewarts
Jane Goodwin
 1941 Glamour Boy
Brenda Lee
 1941 Mr. Dynamite
Joey aka Abigail
 1941 Nice Girl?
Nancy Dana
 1940 Little Men
Nan
 1940 My Love Came Back
Valerie Malette
 1940 All This, and Heaven Too
Emily Schuyler
 1940 Edison, the Man
Nancy Grey
 1939 The Under-Pup
Letty Lou
 1939 Beau Geste
Isobel Rivers (as a child)
 1938 Little Orphan Annie
Annie
 1938 Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus
Fleurette de Cava
 1938 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Becky Thatcher
 1937 The Californian
Rosalia as a Child (as Ann Gilles)
 1937 You Can't Buy Luck
Peggy (uncredited)
 1937 Off to the Races
Winnie Mae
 1936 King of Hockey
Peggy 'Princess' O'Rourke (as Ann Gilles)
 1936 Under Your Spell
Gwendolyn (uncredited)
 1936 The Man I Marry
Little Girl (uncredited)
 1936 The Garden of Allah
Convent Girl #2 (uncredited)
 1936 Postal Inspector
Little Alice (uncredited)
 1936 The Singing Cowboy
Lou Ann Stevens (as Ann Gilles)
 1936 The Great Ziegfeld
Mary Lou as a Child (uncredited)
 1934 Men in White
Flower Girl (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Ann Gilles | Anne Gillis
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Personal Quote:

[on working with Stanley Kubrick in 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)] Kubrick was a real jerk. It shows you what can happen when a director is given a blank check. See more »

Trivia:

Following her Hollywood career in 1947, she moved to New York City, married Scotland-born actor Richard Fraser and turned to TV work. They eventually moved to London, where she also did some television. Her last role was as Gary Lockwood's mother in 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968). See more »

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Aquarius

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