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Suzanne Pleshette (January 31, 1937 – January 19, 2008) was an American actress, on stage, screen and television.

After beginning her career in theatre, she began appearing in films in the early 1960s, such as Rome Adventure (1962) and Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (1963). She later appeared in various television productions, often in guest roles, and played the role of Emily Hartley on The Bob Newhart Show from 1972 until 1978, receiving Emmy Award nominations for her work.

She continued acting until 2004, and died from respiratory failure as a result of lung cancer in 2008.

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Suzanne Pleshette (January 31, 1937 – January 19, 2008) was an American actress, on stage, screen and television.

After beginning her career in theatre, she began appearing in films in the early 1960s, such as Rome Adventure (1962) and Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (1963). She later appeared in various television productions, often in guest roles, and played the role of Emily Hartley on The Bob Newhart Show from 1972 until 1978, receiving Emmy Award nominations for her work.

She continued acting until 2004, and died from respiratory failure as a result of lung cancer in 2008.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 87

Birthday 1937-01-31

Day of Death 2008-01-19

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2005 G.I. Joe: Sigma 6 (26 episodes)
2005 Steve McQueen: The Essence of Cool as Herself - Interviewee
2002 Good Morning, Miami (40 episodes) as Claire Arnold
2002 8 Simple Rules (1 episode)
1998 The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride as Zira (voice)
1998 Will & Grace (3 episodes)
1998 Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's as Herself
1995 The Single Guy (3 episodes)
1994 The Boys Are Back (18 episodes) as Jackie Hansen
1993 A Twist of the Knife as Dr. Rachel Walters
1992 Battling For Baby as Marie
1990 Leona Helmsley: The Queen of Mean as Leona Helmsley
1990 Nightingales (13 episodes) as Christine Broderick
1989 Nightingales (US) (13 episodes)
1988 Alone in the Neon Jungle as Captain Janet Hamilton
1987 A Stranger Waits
1986 Bridges to Cross (6 episodes) as Tracy Bridges
1985 Kojak: The Belarus File as Dana Sutton
1984 For Love or Money as Joanna Piper
1984 Maggie Briggs (6 episodes) as Maggie Briggs
1983 Dixie: Changing Habits as Dixie Cabot
1982 Newhart (1 episode) as Emily Hartley
1982 Fantasies as Carla Webber
1982 Help Wanted: Male as Laura Bingham
1980 Oh, God! Book II as Paula Richards
1979 Flesh & Blood as Kate Fallon
1979 Hot Stuff as Louise Webster
1978 Kate Bliss and the Ticker Tape Kid as Kate Bliss
1976 The Shaggy D.A. as Betty Daniels
1975 The Legend of Valentino as June Mathis
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode)
1972 The Bob Newhart Show (142 episodes) as Emily Hartley
1971 In Broad Daylight as Kate Todd
1971 Columbo (1 episode) as Helen Stewart
1971 Support Your Local Gunfighter as Patience
1971 River of Gold as Anna
1970 Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came? as Ramona
1970 Hunters Are for Killing as Barbara Soline
1970 Along Came a Spider as Anne Banning / Janet Furie
1969 Target: Harry as Diane Reed
1969 If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium as Sam Perkins
1968 The Name of the Game (1 episode)
1968 The Power as Prof. Margery Lansing
1968 Blackbeard's Ghost as Jo Anne Baker
1967 Cimarron Strip (1 episode)
1967 Ironside (1 episode)
1967 The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin as Arabella Flagg
1966 Mister Buddwing as Fiddle Corwin
1966 Nevada Smith as Pilar
1966 The Ugly Dachshund as Fran Garrison
1965 A Rage to Live as Grace Caldwell Tate
1965 The F.B.I. (3 episodes)
1965 The Wild Wild West (1 episode)
1965 Run for Your Life (1 episode)
1964 Fate Is the Hunter as Martha Webster
1964 Youngblood Hawke as Jeanne Green
1964 A Distant Trumpet as Mrs. Kitty Mainwarring
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (2 episodes)
1963 Channing (26 episodes) as Lori Moore
1963 The Fugitive (2 episodes)
1963 Wall of Noise as Laura Rubio
1963 The Birds as Annie Hayworth
1962 Rome Adventure as Prudence Bell
1962 40 Pounds of Trouble as Chris Lockwood
1961 Ben Casey (1 episode)
1961 Target: The Corruptors! (1 episode)
1961 Dr. Kildare (3 episodes)
1961 The Dick Powell Show (1 episode)
1961 The Wonderful World of Disney (3 episodes)
1960 Route 66 (2 episodes)
1960 The Islanders (1 episode)
1960 Hong Kong (1 episode)
1960 The Tab Hunter Show (32 episodes) as Julie Carroll
1959 Adventures in Paradise (1 episode)
1959 The Third Man (1 episode)
1959 NBC Sunday Showcase (20 episodes) as Mari Sutton
1959 Riverboat (1 episode)
1959 One Step Beyond (1 episode)
1959 Black Saddle (1 episode)
1958 The Geisha Boy as Sergent Pearson
1958 Naked City (1 episode)
1957 Decoy (1 episode)
1957 Harbormaster (26 episodes) as Barbara Benson
1957 Have Gun – Will Travel (1 episode)
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke (1 episode)
1953 General Electric Theater (2 episodes)

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