Nan Grey (1918–1993)

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Born as Eschal Loleet Grey Miller in 1918, Nan Grey was an actress who worked for Universal and other studios in the 1930s. She is probably best remembered for her work in the two Deanna Durbin movies, Three Smart Girls (1936) and Three Smart Girls Grow Up (1939). Other than the Durbin vehicles, Grey was relegated to mostly "B" movies. She worked ... See full bio »

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Danger on the Air Christina 'Steenie' MacCorkle
Love in a Bungalow Mary Callahan


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 1960 Rawhide (TV Series)
Carlie Evans
- Incident on the Road to Yesterday (1960) ... Carlie Evans (as Nan Grey Laine)
 1941 Under Age
Jane Baird
 1940 A Little Bit of Heaven
Janet Loring
 1940 Margie
 1940 You're Not So Tough
 1940 Sandy Is a Lady
Mary Phillips
 1940 The House of the Seven Gables
Phoebe Pyncheon
 1940 The Invisible Man Returns
Helen Manson
 1939 Tower of London
Lady Alice Barton
 1939 The Under-Pup
Priscilla Adams
 1939 Ex-Champ
Joan Grey
 1939 Three Smart Girls Grow Up
Joan Craig
 1938 The Storm
Peggy Phillips
 1938 Girls' School
Linda Simpson
 1938 Danger on the Air
Christina 'Steenie' MacCorkle
 1938 Reckless Living
Laurie Andrews
 1938 The Black Doll
Marian Rood
 1938 The Jury's Secret
Mary Norris
 1937 Some Blondes Are Dangerous
Judy Williams
 1937 Love in a Bungalow
Mary Callahan
 1937 The Man in Blue
June Hanson
 1937 Let Them Live
Judith Marshall
 1936 Three Smart Girls
 1936 Sea Spoilers
Connie Dawson
 1936 Crash Donovan
Doris Tennyson
 1936 Nobody's Fool
Young Girl (uncredited)
 1936 Dracula's Daughter
Lili (as Nan Gray)
 1936 Love Before Breakfast
Telephone Girl (uncredited)
 1936 Sutter's Gold
Ann Eliza Sutter
 1936 Next Time We Love
Ingenue (uncredited)
 1935 The Great Impersonation
Middleton's Daughter (uncredited)
 1935 His Night Out
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1935 The Affair of Susan
Miss Skelly
 1935 Mary Jane's Pa
Lucille Preston
 1935 The Woman in Red
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 Babbitt
Eunice Littlefield (as Nan Gray)
 1934 The Firebird
Alice von Attem (as Nan Gray)
 1934 The St. Louis Kid
First Girl (scenes deleted)
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Other Works:

(1938-45) Radio: Appeared in the serial "Those We Love".

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8 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Nan Gray | Nan Grey Laine


5' 5" (1.65 m)


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Mother of Jan Steiger and Pam Donner. See more »

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