Maggie McNamara (1928–1978)

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Maggie McNamara -- with her brown hair in a ponytail -- arrives in Rome in Three Coins in the Fountain (1954) expecting great things to happen. Petite and slender, she looks almost like a schoolgirl in her prim blue suit. She is bright and vivacious and goes for what she wants -- a proposal from "Prince Dino De Cessi" played by Louis Jourdan. She ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Moon Is Blue Patty O'Neill
The Cardinal Florrie
The Twilight Zone Barbara "Bunny" Blake


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 1964 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
- Body in the Barn (1964) ... Camilla
 1964 The Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series)
Moira O'Kelley
- Clancy (1964) ... Moira O'Kelley
 1964 The Great Adventure (TV Series)
Laura Drake
- The Colonel from Connecticut (1964) ... Laura Drake
 1963 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Barbara "Bunny" Blake
- Ring-A-Ding Girl (1963) ... Barbara "Bunny" Blake
 1963 Ben Casey (TV Series)
Dede Blake
 1963 The Cardinal
 1955 Prince of Players
Mary Devlin Booth
 1954 Three Coins in the Fountain
Maria Williams
 1953 Die Jungfrau auf dem Dach
Tourist (uncredited)
 1953 The Moon Is Blue
Patty O'Neill
 1950 The Clock (TV Series)
 1949 The Aldrich Family (TV Series)
Ricki Peterson (1950)
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 1951 Showtime, U.S.A. (TV Series)
- Episode #1.29 (1951) ... Self
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 1991 Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker (Documentary)
actress 'The Moon Is Blue' (uncredited)
 1986 Sex Violence & Values: Changing Images (TV Special)
Woman Saying 'Pregnant' (uncredited)
 1982 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Patty O'Neill
- The Moon Is Not Blue (1982) ... Patty O'Neill (uncredited)

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David Swift  (divorced)

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Personal Quote:

I won't pose in bathing suits unless a role in a picture calls for me to dress that way.


Maggie never weighed more than 100 pounds and she claimed it was very hard for her to put on weight.

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