Donna Reed

American Actress Donna Reed

Career Timeline

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Donna Reed (January 27, 1921 – January 14, 1986) was an American film and television actress. She received the 1953 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Lorene, a prostitute, in From Here to Eternity, and received the 1963 Golden Globe Award for Best TV Star - Female for her performance as Donna Stone, an American middle class wife and mother, in The Donna Reed Show. In 1984, she replaced Barbara Bel Geddes as Miss Ellie in the television melodrama, Dallas, and sued the production company for breach of contract when she was abruptly fired upon Bel Geddes's decision to return to the show. Reed was married three times and the mother of four children. She died of pancreatic cancer.

Birth Date
Age 64
Denison - Iowa - USA
  • Actor
Film Industry

Top Movies

Top Earning Movies


Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
1946 It's a Wonderful Life United States Mary Hatch Bailey Actor 0.00
1945 The Picture of Dorian Gray United States Gladys Hallward Actor 0.00
1945 They Were Expendable United States Lt. Sandy Davyss Actor 0.00