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Meri Welles (1937–1973)


Meri Welles was born on February 27, 1937 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Mary Janet Carsey. She was an actress, known for The Little Shop of Horrors (1960), The Pink Panther (1963) and Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955). She was married to Michael M. Moses, Mel Welles and Gene Arthur Cates. She died on August 27, 1973 in Dallas. See full bio »

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(age 36) in Dallas, Texas, USA

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Known For

(1960)
The Pink Panther Monica Fawn
(1963)
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Kathleen Perry / Lara Lee / Lois
(1960-1961)
(1962)

Filmography

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 1966 Tarzan and the Valley of Gold
Ethel (uncredited)
 1964 A House Is Not a Home
Lorraine
 1963 The Pink Panther
Monica Fawn (as Meri Wells)
 1963 Il successo
Tatiana (as Mery Welles)
 1963 Cleopatra
Cleopatra's Handmaiden (uncredited)
 1962 Lo sceicco rosso
Izmir (as Mary Welles)
 1962 Two Weeks in Another Town
Lew Jordan's wife (uncredited)
 1960-1961 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Kathleen Perry / Lara Lee / Lois
- A Secret Life (1961) ... Kathleen Perry
- The Greatest Monster of Them All (1961) ... Lara Lee
- Madame Mystery (1960) ... Lois
 1961 The Ladies Man
Working Girl
 1961 The Tab Hunter Show (TV Series)
Diana
- Girl Overboard (1961) ... Diana
 1960 The Little Shop of Horrors
Leonora Clyde (as Merri Welles)
 1959 The Deputy (TV Series)
Woman
- The Deal (1959) ... Woman
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Seal-Test actress for the dairy product maker in 5 TV ads. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mary Welles | Merri Welles | Mery Welles | Meri Wells

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

Spouse:

Michael M. Moses  (divorced) | See more »
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Trivia:

Her son, Michael T. Cates, writes music and science fiction and lives in Dallas; he has an aka "Mohawk Mike"which he is also known as. Her second son, with Mel Welles, an actor, is Kevin K. Welles.

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