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Barbara Stanwyck (July 16, 1907 – January 20, 1990) was an American actress. A film and television star, she was known during her 60-year career as a consummate and versatile professional with a strong screen presence and was a favorite of directors including Cecil B. DeMille, Fritz Lang and Frank Capra. After a short stint as a stage actress, she made 85 films in 38 years in Hollywood, before turning to television.

Stanwyck was nominated for the Academy Award four times, and won three Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe. She was the recipient of honorary lifetime awards from the Motion Picture Academy, the Film Society of Lincoln Center, the Golden Globes, the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, and the Screen Actors Guild, has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and is ranked as the eleventh greatest female star of all time by the American Film Institute.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Barbara Stanwyck, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Barbara Stanwyck (July 16, 1907 – January 20, 1990) was an American actress. A film and television star, she was known during her 60-year career as a consummate and versatile professional with a strong screen presence and was a favorite of directors including Cecil B. DeMille, Fritz Lang and Frank Capra. After a short stint as a stage actress, she made 85 films in 38 years in Hollywood, before turning to television.

Stanwyck was nominated for the Academy Award four times, and won three Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe. She was the recipient of honorary lifetime awards from the Motion Picture Academy, the Film Society of Lincoln Center, the Golden Globes, the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, and the Screen Actors Guild, has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and is ranked as the eleventh greatest female star of all time by the American Film Institute.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Barbara Stanwyck, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 119

Birthday 1907-07-16

Day of Death 1990-01-20

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Ruby Catherine Stevens
  • Барбара Стэнвик

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2008 Warner at War
2008 Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood as Various Roles (archive footage)
2006 Billy Wilder Speaks
2003 Complicated Women as Herself (archive footage)
2002 The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller as Jessica Drummond (archive footage)
1996 The Good, The Bad, and the Beautiful as Herself (Archive Footage, Uncredited)
1991 Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire as Herself (archive footage)
1985 The Colbys(49 episodes)
1983 The Thorn Birds(4 episodes) as Mary Carson
1982 Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid as (in "Sorry - Wrong Number") (archive footage)
1981 Dynasty(5 episodes)
1976 Charlie's Angels(1 episode)
1975 Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? as (archive footage)
1973 The American Film Institute Salute to ...(1 episode)
1973 The Letters as Geraldine Parkington
1971 A Taste of Evil as Miriam Jennings
1970 The House That Would Not Die as Ruth Bennett
1965 The Big Valley(112 episodes) as Victoria Barkley
1964 The Night Walker as Irene Trent
1964 Roustabout as Maggie Morgan
1964 Calhoun: County Agent as Abby Rayner
1962 Walk on the Wild Side as Jo Courtney
1961 The Dick Powell Show(1 episode)
1960 The Barbara Stanwyck Show(2 episodes)
1960 The Barbara Stanwyck Show(36 episodes) as Host
1959 Rawhide(1 episode)
1957 Forty Guns as Jessica Drummond
1957 Trooper Hook as Cora Sutliff
1957 Crime of Passion as Kathy Ferguson
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater(4 episodes)
1956 These Wilder Years as Ann Dempster
1956 The Maverick Queen as Kit Banion
1956 There's Always Tomorrow as Norma Miller Vale
1955 Escape to Burma as Gwen Moore
1955 The Violent Men as Martha Wilkison
1954 Cattle Queen of Montana as Sierra Nevada Jones
1954 Executive Suite as Julia O. Tredway
1954 Witness to Murder as Cheryl Draper
1953 Letter to Loretta(1 episode)
1953 The Moonlighter as Rela
1953 Blowing Wild as Marina Conway
1953 All I Desire as Naomi Murdoch
1953 Titanic as Julia Sturges
1953 Jeopardy as Helen Stilwin
1953 The Academy Awards(5 episodes)
1953 General Electric Theater(1 episode)
1952 Clash by Night as Mae Doyle D'Amato
1951 The Man with a Cloak as Lorna Bounty
1950 To Please a Lady as Regina Forbes
1950 The Furies as Vance Jeffords
1950 No Man of Her Own as Helen Ferguson / Patrice Harkness
1950 The File on Thelma Jordon as Thelma Jordon
1949 East Side, West Side as Jessie Bourne
1949 The Lady Gambles as Joan Phillips Boothe
1948 Ford Theatre(1 episode)
1948 Sorry, Wrong Number as Leona Cotterell Stevenson
1948 B.F.'s Daughter as Pauline 'Polly' Fulton Brett
1947 Variety Girl as Herself
1947 Cry Wolf as Sandra Marshall
1947 The Other Love as Karen Duncan
1947 The Two Mrs. Carrolls as Sally Morton Carroll
1947 California as Lily Bishop
1946 The Strange Love of Martha Ivers as Martha Ivers
1946 The Bride Wore Boots as Sally Apley Warren
1946 My Reputation as Jessica Drummond
1945 Christmas in Connecticut as Elizabeth Lane
1945 Hollywood Victory Caravan as Herself
1944 Hollywood Canteen as Herself
1944 Double Indemnity as Phyllis Dietrichson
1944 Breakdowns of 1944 as Herself
1943 Flesh and Fantasy as Joan Stanley (Episode 3)
1943 Lady of Burlesque as Dixie Daisy
1942 The Gay Sisters as Fiona Gaylord
1942 The Great Man's Lady as Hannah Sempler Hoyt
1942 Breakdowns of 1942 as Herself (uncredited)
1941 Ball of Fire as Sugarpuss O’Shea
1941 You Belong to Me as Helen Hunt
1941 Meet John Doe as Ann Mitchell
1941 The Lady Eve as Jean Harrington
1940 Remember the Night as Lee Leander
1939 Golden Boy as Lorna Moon
1939 Union Pacific as Mollie Monahan
1938 The Mad Miss Manton as Melsa Manton
1938 Hollywood Goes to Town as Herself
1938 Always Goodbye as Margot Weston
1937 Breakfast for Two as Valentine Ransome
1937 Stella Dallas as Stella Dallas
1937 This Is My Affair as Lil Duryea
1937 Internes Can't Take Money as Janet Haley
1936 The Plough and the Stars as Nora Clitheroe
1936 Banjo on My Knee as Pearl Elliott Holley
1936 His Brother's Wife as Rita Wilson Claybourne
1936 The Bride Walks Out as Carolyn Martin
1936 A Message to Garcia as Raphaelita Maderos
1935 Things You Never See on the Screen as Herself
1935 Annie Oakley as Annie Oakley
1935 Red Salute as Drue Van Allen
1935 The Woman in Red as Shelby Barret Wyatt
1934 The Secret Bride as Ruth Vincent
1934 A Lost Lady as Marian Ormsby Forrester
1934 Gambling Lady as Jennifer Lady Lee
1933 Ever in My Heart as Mary Archer Wilbrandt
1933 Baby Face as Lily Powers
1933 Ladies They Talk About as Nan Taylor / Nan Ellis / Mrs. Andrews
1933 The Bitter Tea of General Yen as Megan
1932 The Purchase Price as Joan Gordon Gilson
1932 So Big! as Selina Peake De Jong
1932 Shopworn as Kitty Lane
1932 Forbidden as Lulu
1931 The Miracle Woman as Florence Fallon
1931 Night Nurse as Lora Hart
1931 Screen Snapshots (Series 10, No. 8) as Herself
1931 Round About Hollywood as Herself
1931 The Stolen Jools as Mrs. Frank Fay
1931 Ten Cents a Dance as Barbara O'Neill
1931 Illicit as Anne Vincent Ives
1930 Ladies of Leisure as Kay Arnold
1929 Mexicali Rose as Mexicali Rose
1929 The Locked Door as Ann Carter
1927 Broadway Nights as Showgirl (uncredited)

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