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Phyllis Avery

Highest Rated: 63% Ruby Gentry (1952)

Lowest Rated: 63% Ruby Gentry (1952)

Birthday: Nov 14, 1922

Birthplace: New York, New York, USA

Phyllis Avery was an actress who starred in a number of impressive television shows. Avery worked on a variety of projects during her early entertainment career, including "Ruby Gentry" (1953), "The Best Things in Life Are Free" (1956) and "The Doctor" (NBC, 1951-53). She also contributed to "The George Gobel Show" (NBC, 1954-59). Several more television roles followed in the fifties and the seventies, including stints on "Clear Horizon" (CBS, 1959-1962) and "Mr. Novak" (NBC, 1963-65). Her work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "The Last Child" (ABC, 1971-72). In the latter part of her career, she tackled roles on "Charlie's Angels" (ABC, 1976-1981) and "Coach" (1988-1997). She also appeared in the Whoopi Goldberg comedy "Made in America" (1993). Avery last acted in the drama "Unglued" (1999) with Linda Hamilton. Avery passed away in May 2011 at the age of 89.

Highest rated movies

Ruby Gentry

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Last Child Nurse (Character) - 1971
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Best Things in Life Are Free Maggie Henderson (Character) - 1956
63% 52% Ruby Gentry Tracy McAuliffe (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Queen for a Day Marjorie (Character) - 1951

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Coach Unknown (Guest Star) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Charlie's Angels Unknown (Guest Star) 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet Maude Unknown (Guest Star) 1976
No Score Yet 88% All in the Family Unknown (Guest Star) 1973
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. Novak Unknown (Character) 1964-1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dr. Kildare Unknown (Guest Star) 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laramie Mae (Guest Star) 1960 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Have Gun -- Will Travel Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Marion Shelby (Guest Star) 1958 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Deputy Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rifleman Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Millionaire Shelley Hayes (Character) 1959
No Score Yet 100% Rawhide Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trackdown Charlotte Crome (Guest Star) 1957