Wanda Hendrix

Highest Rated: 100% Ride the Pink Horse (1947)
Lowest Rated: 100% Ride the Pink Horse (1947)
Birthday: Nov 3, 1928
Birthplace: Not Available
The product of a large and widely scattered Florida family, dark-eyed, doll-faced actress Wanda Hendrix was fresh out of local community theatre when she made her film debut at the age of 16. Not overly talented, Hendrix exuded a raw energy and exotic demeanor which briefly made her a fascinating screen presence. Director Robert Montgomery was able to cajole a thoroughly convincing performance from Hendrix in 1947's Ride the Pink Horse, after which she settled into the sort of pedestrian leading-lady roles that any competent actress could have played. Despite flashes of excellence in such films as Captain Carey USA (1950) and The Highwayman (1951), Hendrix was soon demoted from prestige pictures to western programmers and TV anthologies. Married three times, Hendrix's first husband was mercurial actor/war hero Audie Murphy. After several years of inactivity, 52-year-old Wanda Hendrix died of pneumonia.

Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet The Oval Portrait Actor 1972
No Score Yet Johnny Cool Miss Connolly 1963
No Score Yet Boy Who Caught A Crook Laura 1961
No Score Yet The Black Dakotas Ruth Lawrence 1954
No Score Yet The Golden Mask Anne Burnet 1953
No Score Yet The Last Posse Deborah Morley 1953
No Score Yet My Outlaw Brother Senorita Carmel Alvarado 1951
No Score Yet The Admiral Was a Lady Jean Madison 1950
No Score Yet Sierra Riley Martin 1950
No Score Yet Captain Carey, U.S.A. Baronessa Giulia de Graffi 1950
No Score Yet Prince of Foxes Camilla Verano 1949
No Score Yet Miss Tatlock's Millions Nan Tatlock 1948
No Score Yet Variety Girl Herself 1947
No Score Yet Welcome Stranger Emily Walters 1947
No Score Yet Nora Prentiss Bonita Talbot 1947
100% Ride the Pink Horse Pila 1947
No Score Yet Confidential Agent Actor 1945


No Score Yet Bewitched
  • 1971


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