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Elizabeth Montgomery

1933-04-15 Hollywood, California, USA

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Elizabeth Victoria Montgomery was an American film and television actress whose career spanned five decades. She is best remembered as the star of the TV series Bewitched. The daughter of Robert Montgomery, she began her career in the 1950s with a role on her father's television series Robert Montgomery Presents. In the 1960s, she rose to fame as Samantha Stephens on the ABC sitcom Bewitched. Her work on the series earned her five Primetime Emmy Award nominations and four Golden Globe Award nominations. After Bewitched ended its run in 1972, Montgomery continued her career with roles in numerous television films. In 1974, she portrayed Ellen Harrod in A Case of Rape and Lizzie Borden in the 1975 television film The Legend of Lizzie Borden. Both roles earned her additional Emmy Award nominations. Montgomery was married four times, most notably to actor producer/director William Asher with whom she had three children. Her final marriage was to actor Robert Foxworth, with whom she lived for twenty years before marrying in 1993. Montgomery died of colorectal cancer in May 1995, eight weeks after being diagnosed with the disease.


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Deadline for Murder: From the Files of Edna Buchanan Edna Buchanan 1995-05-08
The Corpse Had a Familiar Face Edna Buchanan 1994-03-27
Super 8½ Insane Woman 1994-01-01
Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story Blanche Taylor Moore 1993-05-03
The Panama Deception Narrator 1992-07-31
With Murder in Mind Gayle Wolfer 1992-05-12
Sins of the Mother Ruth Coe 1991-02-19
Face to Face Dr. Diana Firestone 1990-01-24
Coverup: Behind the Iran Contra Affair Narrator 1988-08-26
Amos Daisy Daws 1985-09-29
Between the Darkness and the Dawn Abigail Foster 1985-12-23
Second Sight: A Love Story Alexandra McKay 1984-03-13
Missing Pieces Sara Scott 1983-05-14
The Rules of Marriage Joan Hagen 1982-05-10
When the Circus Came to Town Mary Flynn 1981-01-20
Belle Starr Belle Starr 1980-04-02
Act of Violence Catherine McSweeney 1979-11-10
Jennifer: A Woman’s Story Jennifer Prince 1979-03-05
A Killing Affair Vikki Eaton 1977-09-21
Dark Victory Katherine Merrill 1976-02-05
The Legend of Lizzie Borden Lizzie Borden 1975-02-10
Mrs. Sundance Etta Place 1974-01-15
A Case of Rape Ellen Harrod 1974-02-20
The Victim Kate Wainwright 1972-11-14
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini Bwana's Daughter, The Witches Witch (uncredited) 1965-07-14
Bikini Beach Lady Bug (voice) 1964-07-22
Johnny Cool Darien 'Dare' Guiness 1963-10-02
Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed? Mellisa Morris 1963-12-25
The Spiral Staircase Helen Warren 1961-10-04
Bells Are Ringing Girl reading book 1960-06-23
Bitter Heritage Mary Brecker 1958-08-07
Summer Pavilion Helen Durand 1955-05-02
Patterns Ann Evans 1955-01-12
The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell Margaret Lansdowne 1955-12-31