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Elinor Donahue

Tap dancing at the age of 16 months, pert and pretty Elinor Donahue has been entertaining audiences for six decades. Born Mary Eleanor Donahue in Tacoma, Washington in 1937, she appeared as a radio singer and vaudeville dancer while still a mere toddler, then was picked up by Universal Studios at the age of 5. Cast in minor child roles in such ...

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Apr 19, 1937 In Tacoma, Washington, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Please Stand By
Latest Project:
Movie Star Trek: Inside the Roddenberry Vault 2016-12-05

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win.

Known For
Poster of Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
Poster of Get a Life
Poster of Pretty Woman
Poster of Father Knows Best
Movie Star Trek: Inside the Roddenberry Vault Herself 2016-12-05
Series Love, Hate & Propaganda: The Cold War Unknown 2011-11-16
Series Pioneers of Television Unknown 2008-01-02
Series Make or Break TV Unknown 2008-07-01
Movie The 2nd Annual TV Land Awards Unknown 2004
Movie The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement Unknown 2004-08-11
Series TV Land's Top Ten Unknown 2004-06-16
Series Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
Movie The Andy Griffith Show Reunion: Back to Mayberry Elinore 'Ellie' Walker 2003-11-11
Movie Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Heart Within Rebecca Quinn Dickinson 2001-05-12
Movie Shake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love Story Unknown 1999-11-07
Movie Dear God Unknown 1996-11-01
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-12-15
Series The Invaders Norma Winters 1995-11-12
Series Friends Unknown 1994-09-22
Series Ellen Unknown 1994-03-29
Series Biker Mice from Mars Unknown 1993-09-18
Series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman Unknown 1993-01-01
Series Eek!stravaganza Mom 1992-09-11
Series The Legend of Prince Valiant Unknown 1991-09-03
Series Herman's Head Unknown 1991-09-08
Movie Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare Orphanage Woman 1991-09-13
Series Get a Life Gladys Peterson 1990-09-23
Movie Pretty Woman Bridget 1990-03-23
Series Generations Unknown 1989-03-06
Series Coach Unknown 1989-02-28
Series The New Adventures of Beans Baxter Susan Baxter 1987-07-18
Series Our Time Unknown 1985-07-27
Series The Golden Girls Unknown 1985-09-14
Series Riptide Unknown 1984-01-03
Series Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour Unknown 1984
Series CBS Schoolbreak Special Laura Donovan / ... 1984-01-23
Movie No Earthly Reason Mrs. Morrison 1984-04-03
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Santa Barbara Unknown 1984-07-30
Movie The 36th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1984-09-16
Movie Just an Overnight Guest Unknown 1983
Series Hotel Unknown 1983-09-21
Movie High School U.S.A. Mrs. Franklin 1983-10-16
Movie Going Berserk Unknown 1983-09-30
Series Newhart Unknown 1982-10-25
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie The Grady Nutt Show Ellie Williams 1981-07-24
Series Condominium Audrey Ames 1980-09-12
Series Please Stand By Unknown 1979
Series The Dukes of Hazzard Unknown 1979-01-26
Series Doctors' Private Lives Unknown 1979-04-05
Movie Doctors' Private Lives Mona Wise 1978-03-20
Series Diff'rent Strokes Unknown 1978-11-03
Movie No Margin for Error None 1978-04-30
Series Mork & Mindy Unknown 1978-09-14
Series Fantasy Island Unknown 1977-01-14
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-05-05
Movie Battle of the Network Stars III Unknown 1977-11-04
Movie Father Knows Best: Home for Christmas Betty Anderson 1977-12-18
Movie The Father Knows Best Reunion Betty Anderson 1977-05-15
Series Mulligan's Stew Jane Mulligan 1977-06-20
Series CHiPs Unknown 1977-09-15
Movie Good Old Days Herself 1977-10-11
Series The Feather and Father Gang Unknown 1976-12-06
Series S.W.A.T. Unknown 1975-02-17
Series One Day at a Time Unknown 1975-12-16
Series Petrocelli Unknown 1974-09-11
Series Police Woman Unknown 1974-09-13
Movie If I Love You, Am I Trapped Forever? Alice Bennett 1974-03-22
Series Happy Days Unknown 1974-01-15
Series The Young and the Restless Unknown 1973-03-26
Series Barnaby Jones Unknown 1973-01-28
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Series The Rookies Unknown 1972-03-07
Movie Gidget Gets Married Medley Blaine 1972-01-04
Series The Odd Couple Unknown 1970-09-24
Movie In Name Only Esther Garrity 1969-11-25
Series The Flying Nun Unknown 1967-09-07
Series Star Trek Unknown 1966-09-08
Series Occasional Wife Unknown 1966-09-13
Series Days of Our Lives Unknown 1965-11-08
Series A Man Called Shenandoah Unknown 1965-09-13
Series Many Happy Returns Joan Randall 1964-09-21
Series Redigo Unknown 1963-09-24
Series The Eleventh Hour Unknown 1962-10-03
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Virginian Unknown 1962-09-19
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-28
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1960-09-26
Series Insight Unknown 1960-10-02
Series The Brothers Brannagan Unknown 1960-09-24
Series The Andy Griffith Show Unknown 1960-10-03
Movie Imitation of Life Unknown 1959-04-30
Series Dennis the Menace Unknown 1959-10-04
Movie Girls Town Mary Lee Morgan 1959-10-05
Series 77 Sunset Strip Unknown 1958-10-10
Series U.S. Marshal Unknown 1958-10-11
Series Have Gun - Will Travel Unknown 1957-09-14
Series Goodyear Theatre Unknown 1957-09-30
Series The Juke Box Jury Unknown 1956
Series Matinee Theatre Unknown 1955-10-31
Series Crossroads Unknown 1955-10-07
Series Father Knows Best Betty Anderson / ... 1954-10-03
Series The Loretta Young Show Unknown 1953-09-20
Movie Sweethearts on Parade Unknown 1953-07-15
Series Where's Raymond? Unknown 1953-10-08
Series The United States Steel Hour Unknown 1953-10-27
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series The Ford Television Theatre Unknown 1952-10-02
Movie Love Is Better Than Ever Pattie Marie Levoy 1952-02-23
Movie Her First Romance Lucille Stewart 1951-05-04
Series Schlitz Playhouse Unknown 1951-10-05
Movie The Happy Years Unknown 1950-07-07
Series The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show Unknown 1950-10-12
Movie My Blue Heaven Unknown 1950-12-18
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1950-10-02
Movie Tea for Two Unknown 1950-09-02
Movie Singing Guns Mike Murphy's Kid 1950-02-28
Movie An Old-Fashioned Girl Maud Shaw 1949-01-19
Movie Tenth Avenue Angel Unknown 1948-02-20
Movie Three Daring Daughters Alix Morgan 1948-03-05
Movie The Arkansas Swing Toni MacGregor 1948-07-29
Movie The Unfinished Dance Josie 1947-09-19
Movie Winter Wonderland Betty Wheeler 1946-05-12
Movie Little Miss Big Unknown 1946-08-30
Movie And Now Tomorrow Unknown 1945-05-18
Movie Bowery to Broadway Unknown 1944-11-03
Movie Honeymoon Lodge Unknown 1943-07-23
Movie Mister Big Muggsy 1943-05-28
Movie Girls' Town Unknown 1942-03-06