Biography

Gene Eliza Tierney was an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as one of the great beauties of her day, she is best-remembered for her performance in the title role of Laura (1944) and her Academy Award-nominated performance for Best Actress in Leave Her to Heaven (1945).  Other notable roles include Martha Strable Van Cleve in Heaven Can Wait (1943), Isabel Bradley Maturin in The Razor's Edge (1946), Lucy Muir in The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947), Ann Sutton in Whirlpool (1949), Maggie Carleton McNulty in The Mating Season (1951) and Anne Scott in The Left Hand of God (1955).

Gene Eliza Tierney was an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as one of the great beauties of her day, she is best-remembered for her performance in the title role of Laura (1944) and her Academy Award-nominated performance for Best Actress in Leave Her to Heaven (1945).  Other notable roles include Martha Strable Van Cleve in Heaven Can Wait (1943), Isabel Bradley Maturin in The Razor's Edge (1946), Lucy Muir in The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947), Ann Sutton in Whirlpool (1949), Maggie Carleton McNulty in The Mating Season (1951) and Anne Scott in The Left Hand of God (1955).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 45

Birthday 1920-11-19

Day of Death 1991-11-06

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Gene Eliza Tierney
  • The Get Girl
  • Джин Тирни

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Gene Tierney: A Forgotten Star as Herself (archive footage)
1999 Gene Tierney: A Shattered Portrait as Herself (archive footage)
1980 Scruples(3 episodes) as Harriet Toppingham
1969 Daughter of the Mind as Lenore Constable
1965 The F.B.I.(1 episode)
1964 The Pleasure Seekers as Jane Barton
1963 Toys in the Attic as Albertine Prine
1962 Advise & Consent as Dolly Harrison
1955 The Left Hand of God as Anne 'Scotty' Scott
1954 Black Widow as Iris Denver
1954 The Egyptian as Baketamon
1953 Personal Affair as Kay Barlow
1953 Never Let Me Go as Marya Lamarkina
1953 The Academy Awards(2 episodes)
1953 General Electric Theater(1 episode)
1952 Plymouth Adventure as Dorothy Bradford
1952 Way of a Gaucho as Teresa Chavez
1951 Close to My Heart as Midge Sheridan
1951 The Secret of Convict Lake as Marcia Stoddard
1951 On the Riviera as Lili Duran
1951 The Mating Season as Maggie Carleton
1950 The Costume Designer
1950 Where the Sidewalk Ends as Morgan Taylor
1950 Night and the City as Mary Bristol
1949 Whirlpool as Ann Sutton
1948 That Wonderful Urge as Sara Farley
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show(1 episode)
1948 The Iron Curtain as Anna Gouzenko
1947 The Ghost and Mrs. Muir as Lucy Muir
1946 The Razor's Edge as Isabel Bradley
1946 Dragonwyck as Miranda Wells
1945 Leave Her to Heaven as Ellen Berent Harland
1945 A Bell for Adano as Tina Tomasino
1944 Laura as Laura Hunt
1943 Heaven Can Wait as Martha Strabel Van Cleve
1942 China Girl as Haoli Young
1942 Thunder Birds as Kay Saunders
1942 Rings on Her Fingers as Susan Miller / Linda Worthington
1942 Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake as Eve
1941 The Shanghai Gesture as Victoria Charteris (aka "Poppy Smith")
1941 Sundown as Graham 'Zia' Fletcher
1941 Belle Starr as Belle Starr
1941 Tobacco Road as Ellie May Lester
1941 Hudson's Bay as Barbara Hall
1940 The Return of Frank James as Eleanor Stone

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