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Barbara Wooddell (1910–1997)

Barbara Wooddell was born on May 25, 1910 in Lewiston, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for I Shot Jesse James (1949), The Great Jesse James Raid (1953) and State Department: File 649 (1949). She was previously married to Dr. Eric Valdemar Drimmer, Arthur Marcus Loew and Oscar Levant. She died on January 16, 1997 in Ojai, California, USA. See full bio »

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I Shot Jesse James Mrs. Zee James
Leave It to the Irish Mrs. James Hamilton


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 1961-1964 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Martha Landis / Mrs. Talley / Jessica / ...
- Those Who Stay Behind (1964) ... Martha Landis
- The Eli Bancroft Story (1963) ... Mrs. Talley (uncredited)
- The Hiram Winthrop Story (1962) ... Jessica
- The Jim Bridger Story (1961) ... Millie Anders (as Barbara Woodell)
 1963 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
- Johnny Carson Guest (1963) ... Woman (as Barbara Woodell)
 1963 The Dakotas (TV Series)
Mary Kimberly
- Trial at Grand Forks (1963) ... Mary Kimberly (as Barbara Woodell)
 1962 King of Diamonds (TV Series)
Mary Bower
- Backlash (1962) ... Mary Bower (as Barbara Woodell)
 1960 The Great Impostor
Head Nurse (uncredited)
 1960 Surfside 6 (TV Series)
Mrs. Gilbert
- Deadly Male (1960) ... Mrs. Gilbert (as Barbara Woodell)
 1958-1960 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Mary / Mrs. Birchard
- Millionaire Vance Ludlow (1960) ... Mary (as Barbara Woodell)
- The Susan Birchard Story (1958) ... Mrs. Birchard (as Barbara Woodell)
 1960 Overland Trail (TV Series)
Maude Akins
- Westbound Stage (1960) ... Maude Akins (as Barbara Woodell)
 1959 Go, Johnny, Go!
Mrs. Harold Arnold (as Barbara Woodell)
 1956-1959 Father Knows Best (TV Series)
Mrs. Tyler / Mrs. Quinn
- Bud and the Debutante (1959) ... Mrs. Quinn (as Barbara Woodell)
- Betty's Graduation (1956) ... Mrs. Tyler (as Barbara Woodell)
- Dilemma for Margaret (1956) ... Mrs. Tyler (as Barbara Woodell)
 1959 The Rough Riders (TV Series)
Ida Kirby / Elizabeth
- The Promise (1959) ... Ida Kirby (as Barbara Woodell)
- The Plot to Assassinate President Johnson (1959) ... Elizabeth (as Barbara Woodell)
 1958 Bullwhip
Mrs. Sarah Mason (as Barbara Woodell)
 1958 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Nancy Lea
- The Girl Who Walked with a Giant (1958) ... Nancy Lea (as Barbara Woodell)
 1958 Showdown at Boot Hill
Mrs. Charles Maynor (uncredited)
 1957 Code 3 (TV Series)
Laura Hanley / Martha Erickson
- The Killer (1957) ... Laura Hanley (as Barbara Woodell)
- The Print with a Face (1957) ... Martha Erickson (as Barbara Woodell)
 1957 Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (TV Series)
Amy Thatcher
- The Mark of Crime (1957) ... Amy Thatcher (as Barbara Woodell)
 1957 The Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series)
Claire Baxter
- Robbery (1957) ... Claire Baxter
 1956-1957 Crossroads (TV Series)
Nurse / Mrs. McClure
- Convict 1321, Age 21 (1957) ... Nurse (as Barbara Woodell)
- The Rabbi Davis Story (1956) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
- The Judge (1956) ... Mrs. McClure (as Barbara Woodell)
 1957 Telephone Time (TV Series)
Mrs. LaPlante
- Bullet Lou Kirn (1957) ... Mrs. LaPlante
 1953-1957 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
Miss Bronson / Mrs. Richardson
- The Last Signer (1957) ... Miss Bronson
- The Paper Sword (1954) ... Mrs. Richardson (as Barbara Woodell)
- Experiment at Monticello (1953) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
 1955-1957 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series)
Mary Elgin / Mrs. Bragan
- Deadline Decision (1957) ... Mary Elgin (as Barbara Woodell)
- Man on the Ledge (1955) ... Mrs. Bragan (as Barbara Woodell)
 1957 Circus Boy (TV Series)
Mrs. Larson
- Joey's Wedding Day (1957) ... Mrs. Larson (as Barbara Woodell)
 1956 Engagement Party (Short)
S&H Sales Clerk (as Barbara Woodell)
 1956 Westward Ho, the Wagons!
Mrs. Stephen (as Barbara Woodell)
 1956 Ethel Barrymore Theater (TV Series)
- Justice for All (1956) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
 1955-1956 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
Mrs. Willis / Mrs. Blake
- Wild Bill's Odyssey (1956) ... Mrs. Willis (as Barbara Woodell)
- Blake's Kid (1955) ... Mrs. Blake (as Barbara Woodell)
 1956 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series)
Elsie Crandell
- Family Reunion USA (1956) ... Elsie Crandell
 1955-1956 Annie Oakley (TV Series)
Widow Malloy / Martha Peters
- Annie and the Widow's Might (1956) ... Widow Malloy (as Barbara Woodell)
- Thunder Hill (1955) ... Martha Peters (as Barbara Woodell)
 1952-1956 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Helen Bates
- The Silent Strangers (1956) ... Helen Bates (as Barbara Woodell)
- Protect Her Honor (1952) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
 1956 The Star and the Story (TV Series)
Miss Wilson
- The Difficult Age (1956) ... Miss Wilson (as Barbara Woodell)
 1956 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series)
Mrs. Harris
- A Tribute to Joel Chandler Harris (1956) ... Mrs. Harris (as Barbara Woodell)
 1955 At Gunpoint
Mrs. Canfield (uncredited)
 1955 Sudden Danger
Nurse (uncredited)
 1955 Tales of the Texas Rangers (TV Series)
Liz Dawson
- Double Edge (1955) ... Liz Dawson (as Barbara Woodell)
 1955 The Night Holds Terror
Mrs. Osmond (uncredited)
 1954-1955 The Whistler (TV Series)
Fran Linwood / Edna
- Cancelled Flight (1955) ... Fran Linwood (as Barbara Woodell)
- Cup O'Gold (1954) ... Edna (as Barbara Woodell)
 1955 Medic (TV Series)
Lorraine Canfield
- General Practitioner (1955) ... Lorraine Canfield (as Barbara Woodell)
 1955 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
- The Case of the Elusive Firebug (1955) ... Helen (as Barbara Woodell)
 1955 Seven Angry Men
Mrs. Doyle (uncredited)
 1953-1955 Crown Theatre with Gloria Swanson (TV Series)
- The Best Years (1955) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
- This Day Is Yours (1954) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
- Was It Red? (1953) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
 1954 Mystery Is My Business (TV Series)
- Mask of Roselli ... (as Barbara Woodell)
 1953-1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- The Story of Two Lives (1954) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
- How Much Land Does a Man Need? (1953) ... Wife (as Barbara Woodell)
 1954 Public Defender (TV Series)
Annie McNary
- The Hijacked Truck (1954) ... Annie McNary (as Barbara Woodell)
 1954 Silver Lode
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1954 Dragnet (TV Series)
- The Big Dare (1954) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
 1954 Mr. & Mrs. North (TV Series)
Carrie Foster
- The Suspected (1954) ... Carrie Foster (as Barbara Woodell)
 1954 Waterfront (TV Series)
Mrs. Crawford
- The Reluctant Guest ... Mrs. Crawford (as Barbara Woodell)
 1953 The Flaming Urge
Mrs. Cruickshank (as Barbara Woodell)
 1953 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series)
- The Lone Rider of Brooklyn (1953) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
 1953 The Great Jesse James Raid
Zee James (as Barbara Woodell)
 1953 The Homesteaders
Jenny Moss (as Barbara Allen)
 1952-1953 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Martha Robbins / Mary Rector
- The Devil's Bog (1953) ... Martha Robbins
- The New Neighbor (1952) ... Mary Rector (as Barbara Woodell)
 1953 Never Wave at a WAC
Capt. Smith (uncredited)
 1952 My Hero (TV Series)
Mrs. Goodwin
- The Cupid (1952) ... Mrs. Goodwin (as Barbara Woodell)
 1952 The Star
Peggy Morgan (uncredited)
 1952 The Ring
Ralph's Wife (uncredited)
 1952 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
- My Wife Geraldine (1952) ... Neighbor (as Barbara Woodell)
 1952 The Rose Bowl Story
Mrs. Mary Hadley (as Barbara Woodell)
 1952 Montana Incident
Mrs. Hawkins (uncredited)
 1952 Dreamboat
Receptionist (uncredited)
 1952 Dead Man's Trail
Mrs. Amelia Winslow (as Barbara Allen)
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Mrs. Connor
- Dress in the Window (1952) ... Mrs. Connor (as Barbara Woodell)
 1952 Confidence Girl
Miss Seabury (uncredited)
 1952 And Now Tomorrow (as Barbara Woodell)
 1952 Paula
Specialist's Nurse (uncredited)
 1952 Wild Stallion
Abigail Light (as Barbara Woodell)
 1952 Loan Shark
Mrs. Hilton (uncredited)
 1952 Fort Osage
Martha Whitley (as Barbara Woodell)
 1952 Red Skies of Montana
Nurse Woodell (uncredited)
 1952 Racket Squad (TV Series)
- Accidentally on Purpose (1952) ... Nurse (as Barbara Woodell)
 1951 Reunion in Reno
Mrs. Doane (uncredited)
 1951 Two Dollar Bettor
Mrs. Hewitt's Photograph (uncredited)
 1951 Oklahoma Justice
Ma Posey (as Barbara Allen)
 1951 Stagecoach Driver
Kate Cassidy (as Barbara Allen)
 1951 Little Big Horn
Margaret Owen (as Barbara Woodell)
 1951 Canyon Raiders
Ruth Milburn (as Barbara Woodell)
 1951 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- Going Home (1951) ... (as Barbara Woodell)
 1950 Highway 301
Miss Smith (uncredited)
 1950 Walk Softly, Stranger
Secretary (uncredited)
 1950 The Return of Jesse James
Ann--Frank's Wife (as Barbara Woodell)
 1950 Gunfire
Emily James (uncredited)
 1950 Everybody's Dancin'
Mama Mary Berne (as Barbara Woodell)
 1950 The Baron of Arizona
Mrs. Carrie Lansing (as Barbara Woodell)
 1949 My Foolish Heart
Red Cross receptionist (as Barbara Woodell)
 1949 And Baby Makes Three
Mrs. Carter (uncredited)
 1949 The Stratton Story
Mrs. Shea (uncredited)
 1949 Bad Boy
Mrs. Strawn (uncredited)
 1949 I Shot Jesse James
Mrs. Zee James (as Barbara Woodell)
 1949 State Department: File 649
Carrie (as Barbara Woodell)
 1948 Force of Evil
Mary - Joe's Secretary (uncredited)
 1948 Joan of Arc
Woman with Baby (uncredited)
 1948 Arch of Triumph
Eugenie (uncredited)
 1947 Doctor Jim
Sally Gateson (as Barbara Woodell)
 1947 Gentleman's Agreement (uncredited)
 1947 The Unsuspected
Roslyn Wright (uncredited)
 1947 Curley
Mrs. Benson (scenes deleted, as Barbara Woodell)
 1947 The Millerson Case
Miss White - Secretary (uncredited)
 1947 Framed
Jane Woodworth (uncredited)
 1947 Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1947 Carnegie Hall
Nellie - Irish Charwoman (uncredited)
 1946 The Secret of the Whistler
Miss Bailey (uncredited)
 1946 Wife Wanted
Miss Sheldon (uncredited)
 1946 The Mysterious Mr. Valentine
Rita Armstrong (as Barbara Woodell)
 1946 Little Miss Big
Secretary (uncredited)
 1946 The Return of Rusty
Mrs. Mitchell (as Barbara Woodell)
 1945 Samurai
Mrs. Stanley Morey (as Barbara Woodell)
 1945 The Picture of Dorian Gray
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1944 Leave It to the Irish
Mrs. James Hamilton (as Barbara Woodell)
 1944 Lady, Let's Dance
Dolores (Mamie Potts) (as Barbara Woodell)
 1941 Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Sunny - David's Secretary (uncredited)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
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Barbara Allen | Barbara Woodell


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