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Doro Merande

Highest Rated: 87% The Man With the Golden Arm (1955)

Lowest Rated: 10% Change of Habit (1969)

Birthday: Mar 31, 1892

Birthplace: Columbia, Kansas, USA

Doro Merande was an actress who made a successful career for herself in film. Merande began her acting career appearing mainly in films, such as "Our Town" (1940), "Cover-Up" (1949) and "Mr. Belvedere Rings the Bell" (1951) with Clifton Webb. She also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "The Man With the Golden Arm" (1956) with Frank Sinatra and the Clifton Webb comedic adaptation "The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker" (1959). Merande worked in television around the start of her acting career with a role on "The Twilight Zone" (CBS, 1959-1964). Her passion for acting continued to her roles in projects like the comedy adaptation "The Gazebo" (1960) with Glenn Ford, "The Cardinal" (1963) with Tom Tryon and the comedic adaptation "Kiss Me, Stupid" (1964) with Dean Martin. She also played parts in television during these years, including roles in "Bringing Up Buddy" (CBS, 1960-61) and "That Was the Week That Was" (NBC, 1963-65). Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in "The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming" (1966) with Carl Reiner, the Michael Caine dramatic adaptation "Hurry Sundown" (1967) and the comedy "Skidoo" (1968) with Jackie Gleason. She also appeared in the Elvis Presley musical comedy "Change of Habit" (1969) and "Making It" (1971). Merande more recently acted in the Jack Lemmon comedy adaptation "The Front Page" (1974). Merande passed away in November 1975 at the age of 83.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
10% 66% Change of Habit Rose (Character) - 1969
73% 66% Kiss Me, Stupid Mrs. Pettibone (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet 74% The Gazebo Matilda (Character) - 1959
87% 84% The Man With the Golden Arm Vi (Character) - 1955
87% 76% The Seven Year Itch Waitress at Vegetarian Restaurant (uncredited) (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Whistle at Eaton Falls Miss Pringle (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. Belvedere Rings the Bell Mrs. Hammer (Character) - 1951

TV

Credit
82% 94% The Twilight Zone Sadie (Character) 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Thriller Unknown (Character) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown (Character) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tales of Tomorrow Unknown (Character) 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Suspense Unknown (Character) 1953

QUOTES FROM Doro Merande CHARACTERS

Muriel Everett says: (Looking out window at Russians trying to steal a car) It's those damned high school kids again!

Muriel Everett says: [looking out window at Russians trying to steal a car] It's those damned high school kids again!