Ann Doran

Ann Doran

  • Born on
    • July 28th, 1911
  • Died on
    • September 19th, 2000
Ann Lee Doran (July 28, 1911 – September 19, 2000) was an American character actress, possibly best known as the mother of Jim Stark (James Dean) in Rebel Without a Cause (1955). She was an early member of the Screen Actors Guild and served on the board of the Motion Picture & Television Fund for 30 years.

Starring Ann Doran on Plex


Acting (65 Credits)

1986Wildcats as Mrs. Chatham
1981All Night Long as Grandmother Gibbons
1977Dead of Night as Mrs. McCauley
1976The Gumball Rally as Mrs. Ontley
1971The Hired Hand as Mrs. SorensonWatch Free
1970There Was a Crooked Man... as Mrs. Lomax
1969The Arrangement as Hospital Nurse (uncredited)
1966Not with My Wife, You Don't! as Doris Parker
1964Kitten with a Whip as Mavis Varden
1964The Brass Bottle as Martha Kenton
1964Where Love Has Gone as Mrs. Geraghty
1964The Carpetbaggers as Reporter
1963Captain Newman, M.D. as Mrs. Pyser (uncredited)
1959Cast a Long Shadow as Ma Calvert
1959A Summer Place as Mrs. Talbert
1958It! the Terror from Beyond Space as Mary Royce
1957Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend as Sarah Devlin
1957Bombers B-52 as Sylvia Slater (uncredited)
1955Rebel Without a Cause as Carol Stark
1955The Desperate Hours as Mrs. Walling
1954Them! as Child Psychiatrist
1954The High and the Mighty as Clara Joseph
1953Island in the Sky as Moon's Wife (uncredited)
1952Love Is Better Than Ever as Mrs. Levoy
1951The Painted Hills as Martha Blake
1951Tomahawk as Mrs. Carrington
1951The People Against O'Hara as Betty Clark, Policewoman
1950Never a Dull Moment as Jean
1949Beyond the Forest as Edith Williams
1949The Accused as Miss Rice
1949The Clay Pigeon as Nurse (uncredited)
1949The Fountainhead as Wynand's Secretary (uncredited)
1948Pitfall as MaggieWatch Free
1948The Snake Pit as Valerie
1947Magic Town as Mrs. Weaver
1947My Favorite Brunette as Miss RogersWatch Free
1946Fear in the Night as Lil HerlihyWatch Free
1946The Strange Love of Martha Ivers as Bobbi St. JohnWatch Free
1945Pride of the Marines as Ella Mae Merchant
1945Roughly Speaking as Alice Abbott
1944The Story of Dr. Wassell as Praying Woman (uncredited)
1944Mr. Skeffington as Maria (uncredited)
1943The Hard Way as Dorshka (Uncredited)
1943The More the Merrier as Miss Bilby (uncredited)
1943Old Acquaintance as Music Store Saleslady (uncredited)
1943So Proudly We Hail! as Betty
1943Air Force as Mrs. Mary Quincannon (uncredited)
1943Slightly Dangerous as Salesgirl (uncredited)
1942They All Kissed the Bride as Helena, the Maid
1942My Sister Eileen as Receptionist (uncredited)
1942Yankee Doodle Dandy as Receptionist (uncredited)
1941Penny Serenade as Dotty 'Dot'Watch Free
1941Sun Valley Serenade as Waitress (uncredited)
1941Dive Bomber as Joe's Blind Date
1941Meet John Doe as Mrs. Hansen (uncredited)Watch Free
1940His Girl Friday as Newspaper Office Worker (uncredited)Watch Free
1940The Green Hornet as Josephine Weaver Allen (uncredited)
1939The Man They Could Not Hang as Betty Crawford
1939Blind Alley as Agnes
1939Mr. Smith Goes to Washington as Paine's Secretary (uncredited)
1938Blondie as Elsie Hazlip
1938You Can't Take It with You as Maggie O'Neill
1937Nothing Sacred as Telephone Girl (uncredited)Watch Free
1937Stella Dallas as Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
1936Mr. Deeds Goes to Town as Girl on Bus (uncredited)

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