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Ann Shoemaker (1891–1978)

Ann Shoemaker was born on January 10, 1891 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Alice Adams (1935), Sunrise at Campobello (1960) and My Favorite Wife (1940). She was previously married to Henry Stephenson and Louis Leon Hall. She died on September 18, 1978 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Alice Adams Mrs. Adams
Sunrise at Campobello Sara Delano Roosevelt
My Favorite Wife Ma Wagstaff
Conflict Nora Grant


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 1976 Gemini Man (TV Mini Series)
Mrs. Price
- Night Train to Dallas (1976) ... Mrs. Price
 1976 Collision Course: Truman vs. MacArthur (TV Movie)
Mrs. Wallace
 1969 Roberta (TV Movie)
Aunt Minnie
 1969 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Madame Prokov
- Nicole (1969) ... Madame Prokov
 1966 The Fortune Cookie
Sister Veronica
 1965 Rawhide (TV Series)
Mrs. Moyer
- Josh (1965) ... Mrs. Moyer
 1963 Mr. Novak (TV Series)
Miss Rose
- First Year, First Day (1963) ... Miss Rose
 1962 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Mrs. Lavin / Mrs. Lanvin
- Frieda (1962) ... Mrs. Lavin
- Fly, Shadow (1962) ... Mrs. Lanvin
 1961 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Mrs. Baxter
- For the Living (1961) ... Mrs. Baxter
 1961 Thriller (TV Series)
Mrs. Thispin
- A Third for Pinochle (1961) ... Mrs. Thispin
 1961 Route 66 (TV Series)
Grandmother Adams
- Once to Every Man (1961) ... Grandmother Adams
 1960 Sunrise at Campobello
Sara Delano Roosevelt
 1955-1958 Omnibus (TV Series)
Margaret Devize / (segment "The New World")
- The Lady's Not for Burning (1958) ... Margaret Devize
- The New World (1955) ... (segment "The New World")
 1956 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series)
Mrs. Sanborn
- Roar of the Lion (1956) ... Mrs. Sanborn
 1955 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
- The Skin Game (1955)
 1952-1954 The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Run, Girl, Run (1954)
- Middle of the Night (1954) ... Millie
 1951-1954 The Web (TV Series)
- Stopover (1954)
 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater (TV Series)
- The Little Wife (1953)
 1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Foster / Mrs. Morgan
- Ten Days to Forever (1953) ... Mrs. Foster
- Listen, He's Proposing! (1953) ... Mrs. Morgan
 1952 Suspense (TV Series)
Anna's Sister
- House of Masks (1952) ... Anna's Sister
- Summer Night (1952)
 1952 Hallmark Hall of Fame (TV Series)
Mother Alcott / Annette
- The Magnificent Failure (1952) ... Mother Alcott
- Prelude (1952) ... Annette
 1952 Lights Out (TV Series)
 1950-1952 Studio One (TV Series)
Aunt Maude / Mrs. Hanton / Mrs. Girard
- The Wings of the Dove (1952) ... Aunt Maude
- The Happy Housewife (1951) ... Mrs. Hanton
- There Was a Crooked Man (1950) ... Mrs. Girard
 1952 Hands of Mystery (TV Series)
 1951 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Rooftop (1951)
 1950 House by the River
Mrs. Ambrose
 1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
Ma Kettle
- The Egg and I (1950) ... Ma Kettle
 1949 The Reckless Moment
Mrs. Catherine Feller (uncredited)
 1949 Shockproof
Dr. Daniels (uncredited)
 1949 A Woman's Secret
Mrs. Matthews
 1948 Wallflower
Mrs. Dixie James
 1948 The Return of the Whistler
Mrs. Barkley
 1948 Sitting Pretty
Mrs. Ashcroft (uncredited)
 1947 Magic Town
Ma Peterman
 1945 You Hit the Spot (Short)
 1945 Boogie Woogie (Short)
Mrs. Stumplefinger
 1945 Phantoms, Inc. (Short)
Martha Kenneson (uncredited)
 1945 Conflict
Nora Grant
 1945 What a Blonde
Mrs. DaFoe
 1944 Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo
Mrs. Parker
 1944 It's Murder (Short)
Mrs. Nelson (uncredited)
 1944 Mr. Winkle Goes to War
Martha Pettigrew, Jack's Mother (uncredited)
 1944 Man from Frisco
Martha Kennedy
 1943 What a Woman!
Senator's Wife (uncredited)
 1943 Above Suspicion
Aunt Ellen
 1941 You'll Never Get Rich
Mrs. Barton
 1941 Scattergood Pulls the Strings
Mrs. Downs
 1940 Ellery Queen, Master Detective
Lydia Braun
 1940 Strike Up the Band
Mrs. Connors
 1940 Girl from Avenue A
Mrs. Maddox
 1940 My Favorite Wife
Ma Wagstaff
 1940 An Angel from Texas
Addie Lou Coleman
 1940 Curtain Call
Mrs. Middleton
 1940 The Marines Fly High
Mrs. Hill
 1940 Seventeen
Mary Baxter
 1940 The Farmer's Daughter
Mrs. Bingham
 1939 Babes in Arms
Mrs. Barton
 1939 Think First (Short)
Judge Ruth Stevenson (uncredited)
 1939 They All Come Out
Dr. Ellen Hollis
 1939 Almost a Gentleman
Mrs. Thompson (uncredited)
 1939 Romance of the Redwoods
Mother Manning
 1937 The Life of the Party
Countess Martos
 1937 Stella Dallas
Miss Margaret Phillibrown
 1937 They Won't Forget
Mrs. Mountford
 1937 Shall We Dance
Shipboard Gossip Matron
 1936 Sins of Man
Anna Engel
 1935 Alice Adams
Mrs. Adams
 1935 Stranded
Mrs. Tuthill
 1935 A Dog of Flanders
Frau Ilse Cogez
 1935 The Woman in Red
Cora Furness (uncredited)
 1934 Cheating Cheaters
Mrs. Grace Palmer
 1934 Dr. Monica
Mrs. Hazlitt
 1934 Cross Country Cruise
Mrs. O'Shaughnessy - Baby's Mother (uncredited)
 1933 Chance at Heaven
Mrs. Harris
 1928 Walls Tell Tales (Short)
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Attended Hickman Dramatic School in Washington D.C. and once appeared with legend Will Rogers in a stage production of "Ah, Wilderness" at the Hollywood Playhouse. See more »

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