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Ellen Corby

Ellen Corby (June 3, 1911 – April 14, 1999) was an American actress. She is most widely remembered for the role of "Grandma Esther Walton" on the CBS television series The Waltons, for which she won three Emmy Awards. She was also nominated for an Academy Award for her performance as Aunt Trina in I Remember Mama. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ellen Corby, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jun 3, 1911 In Racine, Wisconsin, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Rafter Romance 1933-09-01
Latest Project:
Movie A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion 1993-11-21
Known For
Poster of A Fine Pair
Poster of A Lion Is in the Streets
Poster of Angels in the Outfield
Poster of Railroaded!
Movie A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion Grandma Walton 1993-11-21
Movie All the Way Home Great-Gandmaw 1981-12-21
Movie The Story of Pretty Boy Floyd Ma Floyd 1974-05-07
Series The Waltons Ester Walton 1972-09-14
Movie Napoleon and Samantha Gertrude 1972-07-05
Series The Partners Unknown 1971-09-18
Movie The Homecoming: A Christmas Story Esther Walton 1971-12-19
Series Night Gallery Unknown 1970-12-16
Movie The Legend of Lylah Clare Script Girl 1968-08-21
Series The Outsider - 1968 Unknown 1968-09-18
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Movie A Fine Pair Maddy Walker 1968-09-27
Series Ironside Unknown 1967-03-28
Series The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. Unknown 1966-09-13
Movie The Ghost & Mr. Chicken Neva Tremaine 1966-01-20
Series Batman Unknown 1966-01-12
Movie The Glass Bottom Boat Anna Miller 1966-06-09
Series Please Don't Eat the Daisies Martha 1965-09-14
Movie The Family Jewels Airline Passenger 1965-07-01
Series The Big Valley Unknown 1965-09-15
Series Honey West Unknown 1965-09-17
Series Laredo Unknown 1965-09-16
Series Get Smart Unknown 1965-09-18
Series The Addams Family Unknown 1964-09-18
Series The Baileys of Balboa Unknown 1964-09-19
Movie The Strangler Mrs. Kroll 1964-04-01
Series Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Unknown 1964-09-25
Series Daniel Boone Unknown 1964-09-24
Series Vacation Playhouse Unknown 1963-07-22
Movie 4 for Texas Widow 1963-12-25
Movie Saintly Sinners Mrs. McKenzie 1962-02-01
Series Going My Way Unknown 1962-10-03
Series 87th Precinct Unknown 1961-09-25
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Movie Pocketful of Miracles Soho Sal 1961-12-18
Series Thriller Unknown 1960-09-13
Series Tightrope Unknown 1959-09-08
Series The DuPont Show with June Allyson Unknown 1959-09-21
Series The Rebel Unknown 1959-10-04
Movie As Young As We Are Nettie McPherson 1958-09-01
Series Bronco Unknown 1958-09-23
Movie Macabre Miss Kushins 1958-10-01
Series The Rifleman Unknown 1958-09-30
Movie God Is My Partner Mrs. Dalton 1957-07-01
Movie The Seventh Sin Sister Saint Joseph 1957-06-28
Series Perry Mason Unknown 1957-09-21
Movie Night Passage Mrs. Feeney 1957-07-24
Series Trackdown Unknown 1957-10-04
Movie All Mine to Give Mrs. Raiden 1957-11-13
Movie Rockabilly Baby Mrs. Wellington 1957-10-30
Movie Slightly Scarlet Martha - June Lyons' Maid (uncredited) 1956-02-29
Movie Stagecoach To Fury Sarah Farrell 1956-12-13
Series The Adventures of Jim Bowie Unknown 1956-09-07
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Series The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Unknown 1955-09-06
Movie Illegal Miss Hinkel 1955-10-09
Series Matinee Theater Unknown 1955-10-31
Movie Untamed Heiress Mrs. Flanny 1954-03-31
Movie Susan Slept Here Coffee Shop Waitress (uncredited) 1954-07-28
Movie The Bowery Boys Meet the Monsters Amelia Gravesend 1954-06-06
Movie About Mrs. Leslie Mrs. Croffman 1954-08-03
Series Lassie Unknown 1954-09-12
Movie Sabrina Miss McCardie 1954-09-28
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie Woman They Almost Lynched First Townswoman 1953-03-20
Movie A Lion Is in the Streets Singing Woman 1953-09-23
Movie Shane Liz Torrey 1953-04-23
Series The Man Behind the Badge Unknown 1953-10-11
Movie The Big Trees Sister Blackburn 1952-02-05
Movie Fearless Fagan Mrs. Ardley 1952-08-15
Movie On Moonlight Bay Miss Mary Stevens 1951-07-26
Movie Goodbye, My Fancy Miss Birdshaw 1951-05-19
Movie The Mating Season Annie 1951-01-12
Series Dragnet Unknown 1951-12-16
Movie Here Comes the Groom Mrs. McGonigle 1951-09-20
Series I Love Lucy Unknown 1951-10-15
Movie The Sea Hornet Mrs. Drinkwater 1951-11-06
Movie The Barefoot Mailman Miss Della (uncredited) 1951-12-03
Movie Angels in the Outfield Sister Veronica 1951-10-19
Movie The Gunfighter Mrs. Devlin 1950-06-23
Movie Captain China Miss Endicott 1950-02-02
Movie Peggy Mrs. Privet, the Librarian 1950-07-01
Movie Caged Emma Barber 1950-05-19
Movie Edge of Doom Jeanette Moore 1950-08-03
Movie Harriet Craig Lottie 1950-11-02
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1950-10-02
Movie A Woman's Secret Nurse who reads paper to Susan 1949-01-13
Movie Little Women Sophie 1949-03-10
Movie Rusty Saves a Life Miss Simmons 1949-01-01
Movie Mighty Joe Young Orphanage matron (uncredited) 1949-07-27
Movie Madame Bovary Félicité 1949-08-25
Movie I Remember Mama Aunt Trina 1948-03-09
Movie The Noose Hangs High Hilda - Maid (uncredited) 1948-04-05
Movie Fighting Father Dunne Colpeck's Secretary 1948-05-12
Movie Strike It Rich Annie Harkins 1948-12-01
Movie The Unfaithful Courtroom Spectator 1947-07-01
Movie Living in a Big Way Broken Arms' Sailors Wife (uncredited) 1947-06-10
Movie Beat the Band Gertrude's Mother 1947-02-19
Movie Born to Kill 2nd Maid (uncredited) 1947-04-30
Movie The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer Courtroom Spectator (uncredited) 1947-09-01
Movie Railroaded! Mrs. Wills 1947-09-25
Movie The Judge Steps Out Mother at Birthday Party 1947-12-15
Movie Forever Amber Marge 1947-10-10
Movie The Dark Corner Maid 1946-05-08
Movie From This Day Forward Mother 1946-03-02
Movie The Truth About Murder Betty 1946-04-01
Movie Bedlam Queen of the Artichokes 1946-05-10
Movie Lover Come Back Rita 1946-06-21
Movie Sister Kenny Hospital Scrub Woman 1946-10-10
Movie It's a Wonderful Life Ms. Davis (uncredited) 1946-12-20
Movie Crack-Up Maid 1946-09-06
Movie Speed Limited Secretary 1935-01-12
Movie Babes in Toyland Townswoman at Tom-Tom's Trial (uncredited) 1934-12-14
Movie Rafter Romance Telemarketer (uncredited) 1933-09-01
Movie Sons of the Desert Partygoer at Table Next to Charley's (uncredited) 1933-12-29
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