Mercedes McCambridge (1916–2004)

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KNOWN FOR 
The Exorcist (1973) | Giant (1956) | All the King's Men (1949)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations More »
NICKNAME  
Mercy
BORN 
Mar 16, 1916 (died Mar 2, 2004)
HEIGHT 
5' 3" (1.60m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (20 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (45 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Cagney & LaceyCagney & Lacey (TV Series) Sister Elizabeth (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) Miss Lestrange (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Family Dog (Feb 16, 1987) Miss Lestrange (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lyman H. Howe's High Class Moving PicturesLyman H. Howe's High Class Moving Pictures (TV Short) Narrator (voice)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Magnum, P.I.Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) Agatha Kimball (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for HagenHagen (TV Series) Rosemary (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for The SackettsThe Sacketts (TV Mini-series) Ma Sackett (2 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 2
    • Part II (May 16, 1979) Ma Sackett  Less
    • Part I (May 15, 1979) Ma Sackett  Less
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Claire (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Charlie's AngelsCharlie's Angels (TV Series) Norma (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Who Is the Black Dahlia?Who Is the Black Dahlia? (TV Movie) Grandmother  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The President's Plane Is MissingThe President's Plane Is Missing (TV Movie) Hester Madigan  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Girls of Huntington HouseThe Girls of Huntington House (TV Movie) Doris McKenzie  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Two for the MoneyTwo for the Money (TV Movie) Mrs. Castle  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Killer by NightKiller by Night (TV Movie) Sister Sarah  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Rubilee Mather (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
    • The Lost (Sep 13, 1971) Rubilee Mather  Less
  • Primary photo for The Name of the GameThe Name of the Game (TV Series) Victoria Stuart (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Medical CenterMedical Center (TV Series) Nurse Marge Bowen (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Matilda Curtis / Deborah Banning (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1970 2
  • Primary photo for BewitchedBewitched (TV Series) Carlotta (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for ABC Stage 67ABC Stage 67 (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Lost in SpaceLost in Space (TV Series) Sybilla (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Ma Gufler / Ada Randolph / Mrs. Martha Mushgrove / Mrs. Miller (4 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1965 4
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  • Primary photo for Vacation PlayhouseVacation Playhouse (TV Series) Margaret Malloy (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Dr. KildareDr. Kildare (TV Series) Sister Teresa (3 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964 3
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Mildred Cochraine (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
    • The Man Who (Oct 29, 1964) Mildred Cochraine  Less
  • Primary photo for The NursesThe Nurses (TV Series) Mrs. Chase (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
    • Credo (Jan 9, 1964) Mrs. Chase  Less
  • Primary photo for The DoctorsThe Doctors (TV Series) Bakery Owner (5 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963 5
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  • Primary photo for The DakotasThe Dakotas (TV Series) Jay French (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Overland TrailOverland Trail (TV Series) Sour Annie Tatum (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
    • Sour Annie (May 8, 1960) Sour Annie Tatum  Less
  • Primary photo for RiverboatRiverboat (TV Series) Jessie Quinn (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Clara Appleby / Nancy Lump Lump (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1959 2
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for SpectrumSpectrum (TV Mini-series) Actress (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside TheatreJane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series) Aunt Hannah (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Panic!Panic! (TV Series) Helen Colby (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Emily Rossiter (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Wire ServiceWire Service (TV Series) Kate Wells / Katherine Wells (13 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1957 13
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  • Primary photo for Front Row CenterFront Row Center (TV Series) Vivian Donfield / Nicole Warren (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1956 2
  • Primary photo for Letter to LorettaLetter to Loretta (TV Series) Cissy Brackett (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Connie MartIn (3 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1956 3
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Eliza (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of TomorrowTales of Tomorrow (TV Series) Patricia Kimworth (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Lona Smith (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Chris / Marie (2 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950–1952 2
  • Primary photo for One Man's FamilyOne Man's Family (TV Series) Beth Holly #1 (1949-1950)  Less 1949–1952
  • Primary photo for The Chevrolet Tele-TheatreThe Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950 1
Self (20 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Story of Film: An OdysseyThe Story of Film: An Odyssey (TV Mini-series) Herself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The 70th Annual Academy AwardsThe 70th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Past Winner (uncredited)  Less 1998 $30MM
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress (2 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1981
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress / Herself - Acress (3 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1974
  • Primary photo for The 26th Annual Tony AwardsThe 26th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1969
  • Primary photo for The 18th Annual Tony AwardsThe 18th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Lamp Unto My FeetLamp Unto My Feet (TV Series) Herself - Dancer (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for About FacesAbout Faces (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The 29th Annual Academy AwardsThe 29th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee & Presenter  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Warner Pathé News Issue # 87Warner Pathé News Issue # 87 (Short) Herself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for 'Giant' Stars Are Off to Texas'Giant' Stars Are Off to Texas (Short) Herself (uncredited)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The 26th Annual Academy AwardsThe 26th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself / Himself (2 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for The 25th Annual Academy AwardsThe 25th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Audience Member (New York)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood AwardsScreen Snapshots: Hollywood Awards (Short) Herself  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Herself - Guest Panelist (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951
    • Episode #2.32 (Apr 22, 1951) Herself - Guest Panelist  Less
Archive Footage (13 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Sinatra: All or Nothing at AllSinatra: All or Nothing at All (TV Mini-series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Part 1 (Apr 5, 2015) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson WellesMagician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Gang Leader (clip from Touch of Evil (1958)) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014 $814K $16K / —
  • Primary photo for A History of Horror with Mark GatissA History of Horror with Mark Gatiss (TV Mini-series) Demon (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • The American Scream (Oct 25, 2010) Demon (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 77th Annual Academy AwardsThe 77th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Herself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Return to 'Giant'Return to 'Giant' (Video) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Call Him JessCall Him Jess Herself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American MoviesA Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (TV Movie) Emma Small, 'Johnny Guitar' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Republic Pictures StoryThe Republic Pictures Story (TV Movie) Emma Small (clip from Johnny Guitar (1954)) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Frank Sinatra: The Voice of Our TimeFrank Sinatra: The Voice of Our Time (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Last GenerationThe Last Generation Self (archive footage)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Footlights TheaterFootlights Theater (TV Series) Lona Smith (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer StoryThe Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Story Self (archive footage)  Less 1951

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