Image of Cara Williams

Cara Williams

1925-06-29 Brooklyn, New York, USA

Image of Cara Williams


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Cara Williams was an American film and television actress. She is best known for her role as Billy's Mother in The Defiant Ones (1958), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and for her role as Gladys Porter on the television series Pete and Gladys, which ran from 1960-1962 and for which she was nominated for the Emmy Award for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy.


The One Man Jury Nancy 1978-09-29
The White Buffalo Cassie Ollinger 1977-05-01
Doctors' Wives Maggie Gray 1971-02-03
The Man from the Diners' Club Sugar Pye 1963-04-17
Never Steal Anything Small Winnipeg Simmons 1959-02-11
The Defiant Ones Billy's mother 1958-08-14
The Helen Morgan Story Dolly Evans 1957-10-02
Meet Me in Las Vegas Kelly Donavan 1956-03-09
The Great Diamond Robbery Maggie Drumman 1954-01-29
The Girl Next Door Rosie Green 1953-05-13
Knock on Any Door Nelly Watkins (uncredited) 1949-01-01
The Saxon Charm Dolly Humber 1948-09-28
Boomerang! Irene Nelson 1947-02-28
The Spider Wanda Vann 1945-12-01
Don Juan Quilligan Fifth Ave. Florist Salesgirl 1945-06-01
Laura Advertising Agency Employee (uncredited) 1944-10-11
In the Meantime, Darling Ruby Mae Sayre 1944-09-22
Happy Land Gretchen Barry 1943-11-10
Girls' Town Ethel 1942-03-06
Wide Open Town Joan Stuart 1941-08-08