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Joan Winfield (1918–1978)

Joan Winfield was born on September 24, 1918 in Melbourne, Australia. She was an actress, known for The Gorilla Man (1943), A Stolen Life (1946) and The Imperfect Lady (1946). She was married to John Meredyth Lucas. She died on June 16, 1978 in Van Nuys, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Gorilla Man Mrs. Ellen Tanner


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 1957 The Helen Morgan Story
Nurse (uncredited)
 1954 The Egyptian
 1953 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
 1952 The Jazz Singer
Nurse (uncredited)
 1951 Front Page Detective (TV Series)
- The Invisible Hand (1951) ... Angela
 1951 Force of Arms
Nurse (uncredited)
 1951 Queen for a Day
 1950 Breakthrough
English Barmaid (uncredited)
 1949 One Last Fling
Helen, Pearce's Cook (uncredited)
 1948 Adventures of Don Juan
Girl on Street (uncredited)
 1948 Johnny Belinda
Mrs. Tim Moore (uncredited)
 1948 The Babe Ruth Story
Nurse (uncredited)
 1948 Wallflower
Western Union Girl (uncredited)
 1947 Always Together
Alice (uncredited)
 1947 Escape Me Never
Girl (uncredited)
 1947 Stallion Road
Nurse (uncredited)
 1947 The Unfaithful
Bill Girl (uncredited)
 1946 The Imperfect Lady
 1946 Of Human Bondage
Waitress (uncredited)
 1946 Night and Day
Nurse (uncredited)
 1946 One More Tomorrow
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1946 Her Kind of Man
Nurse (uncredited)
 1946 A Stolen Life
 1945 Mildred Pierce
Piano Teacher (uncredited)
 1945 Rhapsody in Blue
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight
Party Girl (uncredited)
 1944 The Doughgirls
Miss Brown - Slade's Secretary (uncredited)
 1944 Make Your Own Bed
Miss Worthington (uncredited)
 1944 Mr. Skeffington
Nurse (uncredited)
 1944 The Adventures of Mark Twain
Young Lady (uncredited)
 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars
Cigarette Girl in Bette Davis Number (uncredited)
 1943 Murder on the Waterfront
Gloria Davis
 1943 Mission to Moscow
Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1943 Truck Busters
Miss Wilkins (uncredited)
 1943 The Gorilla Man
Mrs. Ellen Tanner
 1942 Gentleman Jim
Actress (uncredited)
 1942 The Gay Sisters
Receptionist (uncredited)
 1942 The Big Shot
Fleming's Secretary (uncredited)
 1942 Yankee Doodle Dandy
Sally (uncredited)
 1942 I Was Framed
Nurse (uncredited)
 1942 Lady Gangster
Nurse (uncredited)
 1942 The Male Animal
Student (uncredited)
 1941 Dangerously They Live
Nurse (uncredited)
 1941 Passage from Hong Kong
Steamship Clerk (uncredited)
 1941 The Smiling Ghost
Dinwiddie's Secretary (uncredited)
 1941 Manpower
Nurse Holding Baby (uncredited)
 1941 Bullets for O'Hara
Marjorie Palmer

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