Vanessa Brown

Highest Rated: 100% The Heiress (1950)
Birthday: Mar 24, 1928
Birthplace: Not Available
Austrian-born actress Vanessa Brown was on the Broadway stage from age 13 in Watch on the Rhine, and at the same time was featured as a contestant on the popular radio series Quiz Kids. Billed as Tessa Brind, Vanessa made her screen bow in the Val Lewton-produced study of wartime juvenile delinquency Youth Runs Wild (1944). She became "Vanessa Brown" for good with 1946's I've Always Loved You, spending the next six years as a popular film ingenue. In 1950 Brown joined the ever-growing ranks of movie "Janes" in Tarzan and the Slave Girl. She also appeared in the 1955 sitcom My Favorite Husband, replacing the series' original star, Joan Caulfield. Brown retired from films to marry director Mark Sandrich Jr. in the mid-'50s, returning briefly before the cameras in 1967. Vanessa worked on the 1977 satirical TV soap opera All That Glitters, and also had a recurring role on the still-thriving real soap opera General Hospital. Back in radio in the early '70s, Vanessa was an occasional guest speaker on the short-wave Voice of America service. In her later years, Vanessa Brown added writing to her accomplishments, penning two books and several magazine articles.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
No Score Yet Mila Actor 2018
78% The Witch Who Came from the Sea Cathy 1976
No Score Yet Bless the Beasts and Children Goodenow's Mother 1971
No Score Yet Rosie! Edith 1967
96% The Bad and the Beautiful Kay Amiel 1953
No Score Yet The Fighter Kathy 1952
No Score Yet Three Husbands Mary Whittaker 1951
No Score Yet The Basketball Fix Pat Judd 1951
100% The Heiress Maria 1950
No Score Yet Tarzan and the Slave Girl Jane 1950
No Score Yet Big Jack Patricia Mahoney 1949
100% The Ghost and Mrs. Muir Anna Muir as an Adult 1947
No Score Yet The Late George Apley Agnes 1947
No Score Yet The Foxes of Harrow Aurore D'Arceneaux 1947
No Score Yet Mother Wore Tights Bessie 1947
No Score Yet I've Always Loved You Porky at 17 1946
No Score Yet Margie Wanda 1946
No Score Yet Youth Runs Wild Sarah Taylor 1944

TV

CREDIT
91% Homicide: Life on the Street
1993-1999
Lucy Nguyen
  • 1997
No Score Yet Murder, She Wrote
1984-1996
Alma
  • 1989

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