Biography

Agnes Robertson Moorehead (December 6, 1900 – April 30, 1974) was an American actress. Although she began with the Mercury Theatre, appeared in more than seventy films beginning with Citizen Kane and on dozens of television shows during a career that spanned more than thirty years, Moorehead is most widely known to modern audiences for her role as the witch Endora in the series Bewitched.

While rarely playing leads in films, Moorehead's skill at character development and range earned her one Emmy Award and two Golden Globe awards in addition to four Academy Award and six Emmy Award nominations. Moorehead's transition to television won acclaim for drama and comedy. She could play many different types, but often portrayed haughty, arrogant characters.

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Agnes Robertson Moorehead (December 6, 1900 – April 30, 1974) was an American actress. Although she began with the Mercury Theatre, appeared in more than seventy films beginning with Citizen Kane and on dozens of television shows during a career that spanned more than thirty years, Moorehead is most widely known to modern audiences for her role as the witch Endora in the series Bewitched.

While rarely playing leads in films, Moorehead's skill at character development and range earned her one Emmy Award and two Golden Globe awards in addition to four Academy Award and six Emmy Award nominations. Moorehead's transition to television won acclaim for drama and comedy. She could play many different types, but often portrayed haughty, arrogant characters.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 96

Birthday 1900-12-06

Day of Death 1974-04-30

Place of Birth Clinton, Massachusetts, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1974 That's Entertainment! as Clip from 1951 version of 'Show Boat' (archive footage) (uncredited)
1974 Rex Harrison Presents Stories of Love
1973 Frankenstein: The True Story as Mrs. Blair
1973 Charlotte's Web as The Goose
1972 Night of Terror as Bronsky
1972 Rolling Man as Grandmother
1972 Dear Dead Delilah as Delilah Charles
1971 Suddenly Single as Marlene
1971 Marriage: Year One as Grandma Duden
1971 What's the Matter with Helen? as Sister Alma
1970 Night Gallery(2 episodes)
1969 The Ballad of Andy Crocker as Lisa's mother
1968 That's Life(1 episode)
1968 Lancer(1 episode)
1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In(1 episode)
1968 The Magic Pear Tree
1967 Custer(1 episode)
1966 Alice Through the Looking Glass as The Red Queen
1966 The Singing Nun as Sister Cluny
1965 The Wild Wild West(106 episodes)
1964 Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte as Velma Cruther
1964 Bewitched(54 episodes) as Endora
1964 Bewitched(9 episodes)
1964 The Hollywood Palace(1 episode)
1963 Who's Minding the Store? as Mrs. Phoebe Tuttle
1963 Burke's Law(3 episodes)
1963 The Greatest Show on Earth(1 episode)
1962 How the West Was Won as Rebecca Prescott
1962 Jessica as Maria Lombardo
1961 Bachelor in Paradise as Judge Peterson
1961 The Wonderful World of Disney(1 episode)
1961 Twenty Plus Two as Mrs. Delaney
1960 Pollyanna as Mrs. Snow
1959 Startime(1 episode)
1959 Adventures in Paradise(1 episode)
1959 The Rebel(1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone(1 episode)
1959 The Bat as Cornelia van Gorder
1959 Night of the Quarter Moon as Cornelia Nelson
1959 Rawhide(1 episode)
1958 Tempest as Vassilissa Mironova
1958 The Rifleman(1 episode)
1957 Raintree County as Ellen Shawnessy
1957 The Story of Mankind as Queen Elizabeth I
1957 Operation Raintree as Herself
1957 Jeanne Eagels as Nellie Neilson
1957 The True Story of Jesse James as Mrs. Samuel
1956 The Opposite Sex as Countess
1956 Pardners as Mrs. Matilda Kingsley
1956 The Revolt of Mamie Stover as Bertha Parchman
1956 The Swan as Queen Maria Dominika
1956 The Conqueror as Hunlun
1956 Meet Me in Las Vegas as Miss Hattie
1955 All That Heaven Allows as Sara Warren
1955 Matinee Theater(1 episode)
1955 The Left Hand of God as Beryl Sigman
1955 Untamed as Aggie (Kildare's governess)
1955 The Millionaire(1 episode)
1954 Climax!(2 episodes)
1954 Magnificent Obsession as Nancy Ashford
1953 Those Redheads from Seattle as Mrs. Edmonds
1953 Main Street to Broadway as Mildred Waterbury
1953 Scandal at Scourie as Sister Josephine
1953 The Story of Three Loves as Aunt Lydia
1953 General Electric Theater(1 episode)
1952 The Blazing Forest as Jessie Crain
1951 The Blue Veil as Mrs. Palfrey
1951 Adventures of Captain Fabian as Aunt Jezebel
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars(1 episode)
1951 Show Boat as Parthy Hawks
1951 Fourteen Hours as Christine Hill Cosick
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour(1 episode)
1950 Caged as Ruth Benton
1950 Black Jack
1949 Without Honor as Katherine Williams
1949 The Great Sinner as Emma Getzel
1949 The Stratton Story as Ma Stratton
1948 Station West as Mrs. Mary Caslon
1948 Johnny Belinda as Aggie MacDonald
1948 The Woman in White as Countess Fosco
1948 Summer Holiday as Cousin Lily
1947 The Lost Moment as Juliana Borderau
1947 Dark Passage as Madge Rapf
1945 Our Vines Have Tender Grapes as Bruna Jacobson
1945 Keep Your Powder Dry as Lieut. Colonel Spottiswoode
1944 Tomorrow, the World! as Aunt Jessie Frame
1944 Mrs. Parkington as Baroness Aspasia Conti
1944 The Seventh Cross as Madame Marelli
1944 Since You Went Away as Mrs. Emily Hawkins
1944 Dragon Seed as Third Cousin's Wife
1943 Jane Eyre as Mrs. Reed
1943 Government Girl as Adele - Mrs. Delancey Wright
1943 The Youngest Profession as Miss Featherstone
1943 Journey Into Fear as Mrs. Mathews
1942 The Big Street as Violette Shumberg
1942 The Magnificent Ambersons as Fanny
1941 Citizen Kane as Mary Kane

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