Cara Williams

Cara Williams

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    • June 29th, 1925
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Cara Williams (born June 29, 1925) is an American film and television actress. She is best known for her role as Billy's Mother in The Defiant Ones (1958), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and for her role as Gladys Porter on the television series Pete and Gladys, which ran from 1960-1962 and for which she was nominated for the Emmy Award for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy.


Acting (6 Credits)

1977The White Buffalo as Cassie Ollinger
1958The Defiant Ones as Billy's mother
1957The Helen Morgan Story as Dolly Evans
1956Meet Me in Las Vegas as Kelly Donavan
1947Boomerang! as Irene Nelson
1944Laura as Advertising Agency Employee (uncredited)

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