Carol Ohmart (1927–2002)

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She was one of a bevy of sexy blondes shuffled about in 50s films, thrust into the limelight by ambitious movie studios as possible contenders to Marilyn Monroe's uncooperative pedestal. Almost none of these ladies managed to even step up to the plate when it came to the powerful allure of "La Monroe" and starlet Carol Ohmart managed to be no ... See full bio »

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House on Haunted Hill Annabelle Loren
The Scarlet Hour Pauline 'Paulie' Nevins
Lights Out Actress
Mannix Gerda Aspinall


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 1974 The Spectre of Edgar Allan Poe
Lisa Grimaldi
 1973 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Emily Rountree
- Fool's Gold (1973) ... Emily Rountree
 1973 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Gloria Colby / Elly Hansen
- A Little Glory, a Little Death (1973) ... Gloria Colby / Elly Hansen
 1972 Mannix (TV Series)
Gerda Aspinall
- The Crimson Halo (1972) ... Gerda Aspinall
 1967 Caxambu!
Peggy Garrat
 1966 Branded (TV Series)
Laureen Macklin
- Headed for Doomsday (1966) ... Laureen Macklin
 1965 Get Smart (TV Series)
The Countess
- Aboard the Orient Express (1965) ... The Countess
 1964 One Man's Way
Evelyn Grace
 1962 The Red Uncle (Short)
 1962 The Third Man (TV Series)
Irene Portell
- Mischka (1962) ... Irene Portell
 1962 Everglades! (TV Series)
Cora Johnson
- The Four Day Weekend (1962) ... Cora Johnson
 1961 Ripcord (TV Series)
Betty Rhodes
- Air Carnival (1961) ... Betty Rhodes
 1959-1961 Shotgun Slade (TV Series)
- Legend of a Hero (1961) ... Nora
- Marked Money (1959)
 1961 Coronado 9 (TV Series)
- Blonde Herring (1961) ... Jeanne
 1959-1961 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Linda Gates / Rochelle Adrian / Sheila Storm / ...
- Designing Eye (1961) ... Linda Gates
- Open and Close in One (1961) ... Rochelle Adrian
- The Affairs of Adam Gallante (1960) ... Sheila Storm
- The Texas Doll (1959) ... Ann Benson
- Strange Girl in Town (1959) ... Nancy Costello
 1961 Michael Shayne (TV Series)
Claire Eiler / Sally
- Murder Is a Fine Art (1961) ... Claire Eiler
- The Man with a Cane (1961) ... Sally
 1961 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Jenny Bartlett
- The Case of the Angry Dead Man (1961) ... Jenny Bartlett
 1961 The Case of the Dangerous Robin (TV Series)
- Spell of Danger (1961) ... Ravenna
 1961 Route 66 (TV Series)
Hanna Martin
- Sheba (1961) ... Hanna Martin
 1960 Dante (TV Series)
Nora McKay
- The Bavarian Barbarians (1960) ... Nora McKay
 1960 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Lydia Canfield
- Leading Citizen (1960) ... Lydia Canfield
 1960 The Chevy Mystery Show (TV Series)
- Murder by the Book (1960) ... Diane
 1960 Wild Youth
 1960 Johnny Midnight (TV Series)
Susan Danvers / Laura McKay
- A Token of Love (1960) ... Susan Danvers
- Once Again (1960) ... Laura McKay
 1960 Tombstone Territory (TV Series)
Lola Curtis
- The Siesta Killer (1960) ... Lola Curtis
 1960 Markham (TV Series)
Helen Adamic
- Anxious Angel (1960) ... Helen Adamic
 1960 Lock Up (TV Series)
Aggie Thorne
- Poker Club (1960) ... Aggie Thorne
 1960 Men Into Space (TV Series)
Dr. Muriel Catherine Gallagher
- Dark of the Sun (1960) ... Dr. Muriel Catherine Gallagher
 1959-1960 Bat Masterson (TV Series)
Lisa Truex / Linda Beaudine
- Six Feet of Gold (1960) ... Lisa Truex
- Promised Land (1959) ... Linda Beaudine
 1960 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series)
Sally Chandler
- Seven Swords (1960) ... Sally Chandler
 1959 M Squad (TV Series)
Edna Reed
- The Ivy League Bank Robbers (1959) ... Edna Reed
 1959 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Celia Lewin
- The Quick Return (1959) ... Celia Lewin
 1959 The Scavengers
Marion Allison
 1959 Bachelor Father (TV Series)
Minerva Witherspoon
- Bentley and the Dog Trainer (1959) ... Minerva Witherspoon
 1959 How to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series)
- The Golf Tournament (1959) ... Lucinda
 1959 Man Without a Gun (TV Series)
- Devil's Acres (1959)
 1959 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Cora Campbell
- The Actress (1959) ... Cora Campbell
 1959 Bronco (TV Series)
Laurie Callen
- Backfire (1959) ... Laurie Callen
 1959 Special Agent 7 (TV Series)
- Border Masquerade (1959) ... Helen
 1959 House on Haunted Hill
Annabelle Loren
 1958 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Phyllis Hopper
- The Pete Hopper Story (1958) ... Phyllis Hopper
 1958 Born Reckless
 1958 Northwest Passage (TV Series)
Nora Clayton
- The Assassin (1958) ... Nora Clayton
 1957 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series)
Nancy Kenniston
- The Still Trumpet (1957) ... Nancy Kenniston
 1956 The Wild Party
Erica London
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
- The Guilty (1956) ... Estelle
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
- Pygmalion Jones (1956)
 1956 The Scarlet Hour
Pauline 'Paulie' Nevins
 1954 December Bride (TV Series)
 1950 Lights Out (TV Series)
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Stage: Understudy (for Joan Diner) in "Kismet" on Broadway.


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When I left Hollywood back in the 1970s, I didn't want to slam the door and padlock it. I was happy there in the early years. I was a star and flamboyant. I was successful and popular. I left because I was tired and wanted to find me. I've spent a decade being a quiet, ordinary person. I've found my peace, my secret garden . . . My life is not serene and I'm healthy in body, mind and spirit. And ... See more »


Ohmart's best known role was that of Vincent Price's conniving, unfaithful wife in the original version of House on Haunted Hill. When the film's copyright was not properly renewed, it became a "public domain" title, meaning anyone could air or duplicate it without having to pay anything, thus making it one of the most widely seen of 1950s horror movies. See more »


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