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Shirley Mae Jones (born March 31, 1934) is an American singer and actress of stage, film and television. In her six decades of television, she starred as wholesome characters in a number of well-known musical films, such as Oklahoma! (1955), Carousel (1956), and The Music Man (1962). She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing a prostitute in Elmer Gantry (1960). She is probably best known as Shirley Partridge, the widowed mother of five children in the situation-comedy television series The Partridge Family (1970–1974), co-starring her real-life stepson David Cassidy, son of Jack Cassidy.

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Shirley Mae Jones (born March 31, 1934) is an American singer and actress of stage, film and television. In her six decades of television, she starred as wholesome characters in a number of well-known musical films, such as Oklahoma! (1955), Carousel (1956), and The Music Man (1962). She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing a prostitute in Elmer Gantry (1960). She is probably best known as Shirley Partridge, the widowed mother of five children in the situation-comedy television series The Partridge Family (1970–1974), co-starring her real-life stepson David Cassidy, son of Jack Cassidy.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 74

Birthday 1934-03-31

Place of Birth Charleroi, Pennsylvania, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Forgiven This Gun4hire as Hotel Owner
2016 The Irresistible Blueberry Farm as Ruth
2015 Looking for Mabel Normand as Narrator
2015 On the Wing as Mrs. Ryburn
2014 Over the Garden Wall (2 episodes) as Beatrice's Mother / Additional Voices (voice) (10 episodes) as Beatrice's Mother (voice)
2014 Waiting in the Wings: The Musical as Broadway Diva
2013 Miracle at Gate 213 as Rita Goodrich
2013 Zombie Night as Nana
2013 A Strange Brand of Happy as Mildred
2013 Family Weekend as GG
2009 Celebrity Ghost Stories (1 episode)
2008 Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History as Herself - Hostess
2008 The Cleaner (1 episode)
2007 Christmas Is Here Again as Victoria Claus
2006 Monarch Cove (14 episodes) as Grace Foster
2006 The Creature of the Sunny Side Up Trailer Park as Charlotte
2006 Grandma's Boy as Grace
2006 Hidden Places as Aunt Batty
2002 Manna from Heaven as Bunny
2000 Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth as Nurse Kervorkian
2000 Ping! as Ethel Jeffries
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode) as Felicity Bradshaw
1998 That '70s Show (1 episode)
1997 Dog's Best Friend as Ethel
1996 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1 episode) as Lydia
1996 The Rosie O'Donnell Show (1 episode)
1996 Rodgers & Hammerstein: The Sound of Movies as Host
1996 E! True Hollywood Story (1 episode)
1995 Cops n Roberts as Herself
1993 Jack L. Warner: The Last Mogul as Herself as Himself
1992 Melrose Place (1 episode)
1985 There Were Times, Dear as Susanne Millard
1984 Murder, She Wrote (2 episodes)
1984 Tank as LaDonna Carey
1983 All-Star Party for Frank Sinatra
1983 Hotel (1 episode)
1980 The Children of An Lac as Betty Tisdale
1979 Shirley (13 episodes) as Shirley Miller
1979 Beyond the Poseidon Adventure as Nurse Gina Rowe
1977 Yesterday's Child as Laura Talbot
1975 Winner Take All as Eleanor Anderson
1975 The Family Nobody Wanted as Helen Doss
1974 The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts (1 episode)
1973 The Girls of Huntington House as Anne Baldwin
1970 But I Don't Want to Get Married! as Evelyn Harris
1970 The Partridge Family (96 episodes) as Shirley Renfrew Partridge
1970 The Cheyenne Social Club as Jenny
1969 The Happy Ending as Flo Harrigan
1969 Silent Night, Lonely Night as Katherine Johnson
1969 El Golfo
1969 The Jim Nabors Hour (1 episode)
1969 This Is Tom Jones (1 episode)
1969 The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (1 episode)
1967 The Carol Burnett Show (2 episodes)
1965 The Secret of My Success as Marigold Marado
1965 Fluffy as Janice Claridge
1964 Dark Purpose as Karen Williams
1964 Bedtime Story as Janet Walker
1963 A Ticklish Affair as Amy Martin
1963 The Courtship of Eddie's Father as Elizabeth Marten
1962 The Music Man as Marian Paroo
1961 Two Rode Together as Marty Purcell
1960 Pepe as Suzie Murphy
1960 Elmer Gantry as Lulu Bains
1959 Bobbikins as Betty Barnaby
1959 Never Steal Anything Small as Linda Cabot
1957 April Love as Liz Templeton
1956 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1 episode)
1956 Carousel as Julie Jordan
1955 Oklahoma! as Laurey Williams
1953 The Academy Awards (7 episodes)
1950 Lux Video Theatre (2 episodes)
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour (1 episode)
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show (2 episodes)

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