Nancy Guild (1925–1999)

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Movie and television actress Nancy Guild was a contract player at 20th Century-Fox, which reminded the public that her surname "rhymes with wild" after she was signed to a seven-year contract in 1946. The studio bosses must have changed their mind how they would position her as she typically played demure, ladylike roles. She made her debut as a ... See full bio »

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Somewhere in the Night Christy Smith
The Brasher Doubloon Merle Davis
Black Magic Marie Antoinette / Lorenza


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 1971 Such Good Friends
 1954 Justice (TV Series)
- The Greedy Man (1954)
 1952-1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Nora / Angela Gray / Julia Bartlett
- A Man in the Kitchen (1953) ... Nora
- One of Those Things (1953) ... Angela Gray
- Song for a Banjo (1952) ... Julia Bartlett
 1953 Francis Covers the Big Town
Alberta Ames
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
- The First Born (1953)
 1951 Little Egypt
Sylvia Graydon
 1949 Black Magic
Marie Antoinette / Lorenza
 1948 Give My Regards to Broadway
Helen Wallace
 1947 The Brasher Doubloon
Merle Davis
 1946 Somewhere in the Night
Christy Smith
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 1946 Somewhere in the Night (performer: "In the Middle of Nowhere" - uncredited)
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 1952 Where Was I? (TV Series)
Self - Panelist
- Jane Wyatt, John Reed King (1952) ... Self - Panelist
- Edward Everett Horton (1952) ... Self - Panelist
- Episode dated 23 September 1952 (1952) ... Self - Panelist
- Episode dated 16 September 1952 (1952) ... Self - Panelist

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in Moss Hart's play, "Light Up the Sky," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Pictorial | See more »


John Bryson  (divorced) | See more »

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When signed to 20th century Fox in 1946, they billed her as "Nancy Guild rhymes with Wild" See more »

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