Sheila Allen

  • Born on
    • February 2nd, 1929
  • Died on
    • November 15th, 2013
Sheila Mathews Allen (February 2, 1929 – November 15, 2013) was an American actress. Born Sheila Marie Mathews in New York City to Christopher Joseph and Elizabeth (née McCloskey) Mathews, she was married to producer Irwin Allen until his death in 1991. She appeared in several of her husband's TV series and movies through to 1986. Appearances include City Beneath the Sea, Lost in Space, Land of the Giants, The Poseidon Adventureand The Towering Inferno. Following his death in 1991 she remained on the board of Irwin Allen Productions up until her death. She also served as a producer on the 2002 television remake of The Time Tunnel and as Executive Producer of the film Poseidon.


Acting (5 Credits)

1985Alice in Wonderland as Mother
1980When Time Ran Out... as Mona
1977Viva Knievel! as Sister Charity
1974The Towering Inferno as Paula Ramsay
1972The Poseidon Adventure as Nurse

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