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Dorothy Abbott

Highest Rated: 93% The Apartment (1960)

Lowest Rated: 93% The Apartment (1960)

Birthday: Dec 16, 1920

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, USA

Actress Dorothy Abbott was known for her roles on the silver screen. Abbott had an early acting career in film, appearing in such titles as the Doris Day biopic drama "Love Me or Leave Me" (1955), "Rebel Without a Cause" (1955) and the Maureen O'Hara comedy "Everything But the Truth" (1956). She also appeared in "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" (1957). She worked in series television while getting her start in acting, including a part on "Dragnet" (NBC, 1951-59). She kept working in film throughout the fifties, starring in "Jailhouse Rock" (1957), the John Wayne drama "Jet Pilot" (1957) and the comedy "Pillow Talk" (1959) with Rock Hudson. She also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Leave It to Beaver" (1957-1963). Toward the end of her career, she continued to act in the comedy adaptation "Pepe" (1960) with Cantinflas, the comedic drama "The Apartment" (1960) with Jack Lemmon and the comedy "Sergeants 3" (1962) with Frank Sinatra. She also appeared in the Cary Grant comedy "That Touch of Mink" (1962). Abbott more recently acted in "A Gathering of Eagles" (1963) with Rock Hudson.

Highest rated movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 50% A Gathering of Eagles Mrs. Josten (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet 30% Sergeants 3 Mrs. Collingwood (uncredited) (Character) - 1962
93% 94% The Apartment Office Worker (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Virgin in Hollywood Darla Sloan (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 50% Where Danger Lives Nurse Clerk (Character) - 1950

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Leave It to Beaver Unknown (Guest Star) 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet Unknown (Guest Star) 1963 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dragnet Unknown (Guest Star) 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Showcase 39 Unknown (Character) 1953

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