Gail Russell

Gail Russell

Highest Rated: 100% Seven Men From Now (1956)

Lowest Rated: 71% Angel and the Badman (1947)

Birthday: Sep 21, 1924

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Gail Russell was a big screen film actress known for powerful performances. Russell's career in acting began with her roles in various films like the Ginger Rogers drama "Lady in the Dark" (1944), "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay" (1944) and "The Uninvited" (1944). She also appeared in "Salty O'Rourke" (1945), "The Unseen" (1945) and "Our Hearts Were Growing Up" (1946). Her passion for acting continued to her roles in projects like "Angel and the Badman" (1947), "Calcutta" (1947) and the musical "Variety Girl" (1947) with Mary Hatcher. She also appeared in "Moonrise" (1948), "The Night Has a Thousand Eyes" (1948) and "Wake of the Red Witch" (1948). In the latter part of her career, she tackled roles in "Song of India" (1949), "The Great Dan Patch" (1949) and "The Lawless" (1950). She also appeared in "Seven Men From Now" (1956). Russell was most recently credited in "The Soul Man" (TV Land, 2012-16). Russell was married to Guy Madison. Russell passed away in August 1961 at the age of 37.

Highest rated movies

Seven Men From Now
Moonrise
The Uninvited
Angel and the Badman

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Silent Call Flore Brancato (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet No Place to Land Lynn Dillon (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Tattered Dress Carol Morrow (Character) - 1957
100% 81% Seven Men From Now Annie Greer (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Air Cadet Janet Page (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 25% The Lawless Sunny Garcia (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet El Paso Susan Jeffers (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Captain China Kim Mitchell (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great Dan Patch Cissy Lathrop (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Song of India Princess Tara (Character) - 1949
100% 74% Moonrise Gilly Johnson (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 49% Wake of the Red Witch Angelique Desaix (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 73% Night Has a Thousand Eyes Jean Courtland (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 25% Variety Girl Unknown (Character) - 1947
71% 67% Angel and the Badman Penelope Worth (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 25% Calcutta Virginia Moore (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Our Hearts Were Growing Up Cornelia Otis Skinner (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Bachelor's Daughters Eileen MacFarland (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Unseen Elizabeth Howard (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Salty O'Rourke Barbara Brooks (Character) - 1945
95% 80% The Uninvited Stella Meredith (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet 25% Lady in the Dark Barbara (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Our Hearts Were Young and Gay Cornelia Otis Skinner (Character) - 1944

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rebel Unknown (Guest Star) 1960