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Joan Leslie

Joan Leslie was born in Detroit and began acting as a child performer. She was never able to escape the good girl role in her early work. She married Dr. William Caldwell in 1950. She quit her acting career to raise her identical twin daughters Patrice and Ellen. Both daughters are now Doctors teaching at universities.


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Born:
Jan 26, 1925 In Detroit, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
98
First Appeared:
In the movie The Voice That Thrilled the World
Latest Project:
Movie Camille 2017-09-28

2 wins.

Known For
Poster of This Is the Army
Poster of Yankee Doodle Dandy
Poster of Sergeant York
Poster of High Sierra
Filmography
Movie Shadow of Sam Penny None 2018
Movie Going Hollywood: The War Years Herself 2018
Series The Christophers Unknown 2017-09-26
Movie Camille Unknown 2017-09-28
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Unknown 2010-11-01
Movie Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1930s: Dancing Away the Great Depression Unknown 2009-03-10
Movie The Yellow Brick Road and Beyond Herself 2009-02-24
Movie Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1940s: Stars, Stripes and Singing Unknown 2009-03-10
Movie Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical Treasure Unknown 2008-03-01
Movie Warner at War Unknown 2008-11-11
Movie Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History Herself 2008-10-14
Movie Hollywood Gangster Herself 2008-12-27
Movie Public Enemies: The Golden Age of the Gangster Film Unknown 2008-10-21
Movie Hollywood Helps the Cause None 2006-10-06
Movie Sergeant York: Of God and Country Herself 2006-11-07
Movie Garbo Unknown 2005-09-06
Movie Let Freedom Sing! The Story of 'Yankee Doodle Dandy' Herself - Actress 2003-09-29
Movie Curtains for Roy Earle: The Story of 'High Sierra' Herself - Actress 2003-11-04
Movie Gary Cooper: The Face of a Hero None 1998-03-17
Movie Inside the Dream Factory Herself 1995-11-01
Movie James Cagney: Top of the World Herself - Actress 1992-07-05
Movie Fire in the Dark Ruthie 1991-10-06
Movie Turn Back the Clock Party Guest 1989-11-20
Movie Charley Hannah Sandy Hannah 1986-04-05
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Movie Showbiz Goes to War Unknown 1982-12-31
Series Simon & Simon Unknown 1981-11-24
Movie The 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1979-09-09
Series The Incredible Hulk Unknown 1977-11-04
Movie The Keegans Mary Keegan 1976-05-03
Series Charlie's Angels Unknown 1976-03-21
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Series Branded Unknown 1965-01-24
Movie The Revolt of Mamie Stover Annalee Johnson 1956-06-22
Series Chevron Hall of Stars Unknown 1956
Series The 20th Century-Fox Hour Unknown 1955-10-05
Movie Hell's Outpost Sarah Moffit 1954-12-15
Series Studio 57 Unknown 1954-09-21
Movie Jubilee Trail Garnet Hale 1954-01-15
Series Summer Theatre Unknown 1953
Series The Plymouth Playhouse Unknown 1953-04-12
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie Woman They Almost Lynched Sally Maris 1953-03-20
Movie Screen Snapshots: Ha! Ha! From Hollywood Herself - 'House Party' radio show guest 1953-04-23
Movie Flight Nurse Lt. Polly Davis 1953-11-15
Series The Ford Television Theatre Unknown 1952-10-02
Movie Hellgate Ellen Hanley 1952-09-05
Movie Toughest Man in Arizona Mary Kimber 1952-10-10
Series Family Theatre Unknown 1951
Series Schlitz Playhouse Unknown 1951-10-05
Movie Man in the Saddle Laurie Bidwell Isham 1951-12-02
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1950-10-02
Series The Bigelow Theatre Unknown 1950-12-10
Movie Born to Be Bad Donna 1950-07-15
Movie The Skipper Surprised His Wife Daphne Lattimer 1950-06-29
Series Fireside Theatre Unknown 1949-04-05
Series The Ed Wynn Show Unknown 1949-09-22
Movie Two Guys from Milwaukee Connie Reed 1949-02-09
Movie Northwest Stampede Chris Johnson 1948-07-28
Movie Repeat Performance Sheila Page 1947-05-22
Movie Cinderella Jones Judy Jones 1946-03-09
Movie Janie Gets Married Janie Conway 1946-06-22
Movie Where Do We Go from Here? Sally Smith / Prudence / Katrina 1945-05-23
Movie Too Young to Know Sally Sawyer 1945-12-01
Movie Rhapsody in Blue Julie Adams 1945-09-22
Movie Parade of Aquatic Champions Unknown 1945-07-22
Movie I Am an American Joan Leslie 1944-12-23
Movie Hollywood Canteen Unknown 1944-12-31
Movie The Voice That Thrilled the World Unknown 1943
Movie Thank Your Lucky Stars Pat Dixon 1943-09-25
Movie The Sky's the Limit Joan Manion 1943-07-13
Movie This Is the Army Eileen Dibble 1943-08-14
Movie Stars on Horseback Unknown 1943-04-03
Movie The Hard Way Katherine 'Katie' Blaine 1943-02-20
Movie Yankee Doodle Dandy Mary 1942-06-06
Movie The Male Animal Patricia Stanley 1942-04-04
Movie The Great Mr. Nobody Mary Clover 1941-02-15
Movie Nine Lives Are Not Enough Unknown 1941-09-20
Movie Meet the Stars #2: Baby Stars Unknown 1941-01-24
Movie Sergeant York Gracie Williams 1941-09-27
Movie Thieves Fall Out Mary Matthews 1941-05-03
Movie The Wagons Roll at Night Mary Coster 1941-04-25
Movie High Sierra Velma 1941-01-25
Movie Foreign Correspondent Unknown 1940-08-16
Movie High School Unknown 1940-01-26
Movie Susan and God Unknown 1940-06-07
Movie Military Academy Marjorie Blake 1940-08-06
Movie Star Dust Unknown 1940-04-06
Movie Alice in Movieland Alice Purdee 1940-03-03
Movie Young as You Feel Unknown 1940-02-16
Movie Laddie Shelley Stanton 1940-01-18
Movie Winter Carnival Betsy Phillips 1939-07-28
Movie Two Thoroughbreds Wendy Conway 1939-12-08
Movie Love Affair Unknown 1939-04-07
Movie Nancy Drew... Reporter Unknown 1939-02-18
Movie Men with Wings Unknown 1939-01-10
Movie Signing Off Joan Brodel- Member of the Brodel Sisters 1936-02-29