Gloria DeHaven

Gloria DeHaven

  • Born on
    • July 23rd, 1925
  • Died on
    • July 30th, 2016
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Gloria Mildred DeHaven (born July 23, 1925) is an American actress, singer and a former contract star for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Early life and career DeHaven was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of actor-director, Carter DeHaven, and actress, Flora Parker DeHaven, both former vaudeville performers. She began her career as a child actor with a bit part in Charlie Chaplin's Modern Times (1936). She was signed to a contract with MGM. Despite featured roles in such films as Best Foot Forward, The Thin Man Goes Home (1944) and Summer Stock (1950), and being voted by exhibitors as the third most likely to be a "star of tomorrow'" in 1944, she did not achieve film stardom. She portrayed her own mother, Flora Parker DeHaven, in the Fred Astaire film Three Little Words (1950). DeHaven also appeared as a regular in the television series and soap operas As the World Turns, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman and Ryan's Hope. She was one of the numerous celebrities enticed to appear in the all-star box office flop, Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976), and has guest starred in such television series as Robert Montgomery Presents, Appointment with Adventure (episode entitled "The Snow People"), The Guy Mitchell Show, Johnny Ringo (as Rosemary Blake in "Love Affair"), The Rifleman, Wagon Train, The Lloyd Bridges Show, Marcus Welby, M.D., Gunsmoke, Mannix, Fantasy Island, Hart to Hart, The Love Boat, Mama's Family, Highway to Heaven, Murder, She Wrote and Touched by an Angel. She was also on five episodes of Match Game 75 along with Patti Deutsch and Buck Owens as guest panelists. Gloria DeHaven died July 30, 2016 (age 91), in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

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Acting (21 Credits)

1997Out to Sea as Vivian
1995Outlaws: The Legend of O.B. Taggart
1994That's Entertainment! III as (archive footage)
1985That's Dancing!
1979Bog as Ginny Glenn / Adrianna
1976Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood as President's Girl 1 (as Gloria De Haven)
1974That's Entertainment! as (archive footage) (uncredited)
1951Two Tickets to Broadway as Hannah Holbrook
1950The Yellow Cab Man as Ellen Goodrich
1950Summer Stock as Abigail Falbury
1950Three Little Words as Mrs. Carter DeHaven
1949Scene of the Crime as Lili
1948Summer Holiday as Muriel McComber
1944Two Girls and a Sailor as Jean Deyo
1944The Thin Man Goes Home as Laura Belle Ronson
1944Step Lively as Christine Marlowe
1943Best Foot Forward as Minerva Fierce
1943Thousands Cheer as Gloria DeHaven
1941Two-Faced Woman as Debutante in Ladies' Room (uncredited)
1940Susan and God as Enid
1936Modern Times as Gamin's Sister (uncredited)

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