Biography

Gwyneth Evelyn "Gwen" Verdon (January 13, 1925 – October 18, 2000) was an American actress and dancer.

Gwyneth Evelyn "Gwen" Verdon (January 13, 1925 – October 18, 2000) was an American actress and dancer.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1925-01-13

Day of Death 2000-10-18

Place of Birth -

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Merely Marvelous: The Dancing Genius of Gwen Verdon
2015 Chita Rivera: A Lot Of Livin' To Do as Herself (archive footage)
2005 Broadway's Lost Treasures III: The Best of The Tony Awards as Lola (segment "Damn Yankees")
2003 Broadway's Lost Treasures as Roxie Hart (segment "Chicago")
2003 Broadway: The Golden Age as Herself
2000 Bruno as Mrs. Drago
1999 Walking Across Egypt as Alora
1997 The Music of Kander and Ebb: Razzle Dazzle as Herself
1996 Marvin's Room as Ruth
1996 In Cold Blood (2 episodes) as Sadie Truitt
1994 Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All as Etta Pell, Old Folks Home Resident
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger (2 episodes)
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street (1 episode)
1990 Alice as Alice's Mother
1990 Bob Fosse: Steam Heat as Herself - Narrator
1988 Cocoon: The Return as Bess McCarthy Selwyn
1987 Nadine as Vera
1985 The Equalizer (1 episode)
1985 Cocoon as Bess McCarthy
1984 The Cotton Club as Tish Dwyer
1983 American Dance Machine Presents a Celebration of Broadway Dance as Herself - Host
1982 Hotel (1 episode)
1982 Fame (1 episode)
1980 Magnum, P.I. (4 episodes)
1976 That's Entertainment, Part II as (archive footage)
1973 Deadly Visitor
1972 M*A*S*H (1 episode)
1972 Liza Minnelli: Liza with a Z as Audience
1970 The Don Knotts Show (1 episode)
1967 The Carol Burnett Show (2 episodes)
1958 Damn Yankees! as Lola
1956 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (2 episodes)
1951 Meet Me After the Show as Gwen Verdon / Sappho, Dancer in No Talent Joe (uncredited)
1951 David and Bathsheba as Specialty Dancer (uncredited)
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour (2 episodes)
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show (1 episode)
1947 The Tony Awards (1 episode) as Performer (2 episodes) as Presenter
1936 The King Steps Out as Specialty Ballerina

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