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Portia Nelson

Highest Rated: 83% The Other (1972)

Lowest Rated: 7% Can't Stop the Music (1980)

Birthday: May 27, 1920

Birthplace: Brigham City, Utah, USA

Portia Nelson was an actress who graced the silver screen many times throughout her Hollywood career. Nelson started off her career in film with roles in "The Sound of Music" (1965) with Julie Andrews, "The Trouble With Angels" (1966) and "Doctor Dolittle" (1967) with Rex Harrison. Later, she acted in "All My Children" (1969-2011), the Uta Hagen thriller "The Other" (1972) and "The Ghost of Thomas Kempe" (ABC, 1979-1980). She also appeared in the Ray Simpson musical "Can't Stop the Music" (1980) and "Rage of Angels" (1982-83). Nelson's music was most recently featured in "The House I Live In" (PBS, 1989-1990).

Highest rated movies

The Other
The Sound of Music
Doctor Dolittle
Can't Stop the Music



7% 37% Can't Stop the Music Law Office Receptionist (Character) - 1980
83% 65% The Other Mrs. Rowe (Character) - 1972
27% 57% Doctor Dolittle Sarah Dolittle (Character) - 1967
83% 91% The Sound of Music Sister Berthe (Character) $109.0K 1965


No Score Yet No Score Yet The Big Valley Unknown (Guest Star) 1967