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Carolyn Sue Jones (April 28, 1930 – August 3, 1983) was an American actress.

Jones began her film career in the early 1950s, and by the end of the decade had achieved recognition with a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for The Bachelor Party (1957) and a Golden Globe Award as one of the most promising actresses of 1959. Her film career continued for a few years, and in 1964 she began playing the role of Morticia Addams in the television series The Addams Family, receiving a Golden Globe Award nomination for her work.

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

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Carolyn Sue Jones (April 28, 1930 – August 3, 1983) was an American actress.

Jones began her film career in the early 1950s, and by the end of the decade had achieved recognition with a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for The Bachelor Party (1957) and a Golden Globe Award as one of the most promising actresses of 1959. Her film career continued for a few years, and in 1964 she began playing the role of Morticia Addams in the television series The Addams Family, receiving a Golden Globe Award nomination for her work.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 75

Birthday 1930-04-28

Day of Death 1983-08-03

Place of Birth Amarillo, Texas, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1982 Capitol (260 episodes)
1980 The Dream Merchants (3 episodes) as Vera
1979 The French Atlantic Affair (3 episodes) as Peg
1979 Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff as Beth
1977 Halloween with the New Addams Family as Morticia Addams/Ophelia Frump
1977 The Love Boat (1 episode)
1977 Roots (0 episodes) as Mrs. Moore
1977 Little Ladies of the Night as Marilyn Atkins
1977 Fantasy Island (1 episode) as Jessie DeWinter
1976 Eaten Alive as Miss Hattie
1976 Quincy, M.E. (3 episodes)
1975 Wonder Woman (3 episodes)
1975 Ellery Queen (1 episode)
1974 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1 episode)
1972 Ghost Story (1 episode)
1972 The New Scooby-Doo Movies (1 episode) as Morticia Addams (voice)
1969 Color Me Dead as Paula Gibson
1969 Bracken's World (1 episode)
1969 Heaven with a Gun as Madge McCloud
1968 The Mod Squad (1 episode)
1967 Ironside (2 episodes)
1967 Rango (1 episode)
1966 Batman (3 episodes)
1964 The Addams Family (65 episodes) as Morticia Addams
1963 Burke's Law (2 episodes)
1963 A Ticklish Affair as Tandy Martin
1962 How the West Was Won as Julie Rawlings
1961 Sail A Crooked Ship as Virginia
1961 Dr. Kildare (1 episode)
1961 The Dick Powell Show (2 episodes)
1960 Ice Palace as Bridie Ballantyne
1959 Career as Shirley Drake
1959 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (1 episode)
1959 A Hole in the Head as Shirl
1959 Last Train from Gun Hill as Linda, Craig's Girl
1959 The Man in the Net as Linda Hamilton
1958 King Creole as Ronnie
1958 Marjorie Morningstar as Marsha Zelenko
1957 Baby Face Nelson as Sue Nelson
1957 Johnny Trouble as Julie Horton
1957 The Bachelor Party as The Existentialist
1957 Panic! (1 episode)
1956 The Opposite Sex as Pat
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (3 episodes)
1956 Wire Service (1 episode)
1956 State Trooper (1 episode)
1956 The Man Who Knew Too Much as Cindy Fontaine
1956 Invasion of the Body Snatchers as Theodora 'Teddy' Belicec
1955 The Tender Trap as Helen
1955 The 20th Century Fox Hour (2 episodes)
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1955 Star Stage (1 episode)
1955 The Seven Year Itch as Miss Finch
1955 The Millionaire (2 episodes)
1954 Désirée as Mme. Tallien
1954 Three Hours to Kill as Polly
1954 Climax! (1 episode)
1954 Studio 57 (1 episode)
1954 Shield for Murder as Beth, Girl at Bar
1954 The Saracen Blade as Elaine of Siniscola
1954 Make Haste to Live as Mary Rose
1953 The Big Heat as Doris
1953 The War of the Worlds as Blonde party guest (uncredited)
1953 House of Wax as Cathy Gray
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode)
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1953 City Detective (2 episodes)
1952 Off Limits as Deborah
1952 Mr. & Mrs. North (3 episodes)
1952 This Is Your Life (1 episode)
1951 Dragnet (5 episodes)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (3 episodes)
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)
1950 Treasury Men in Action (1 episode)
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour (1 episode)

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