Betsy Palmer (1926–2015)

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KNOWN FOR 
Friday the 13th (1980) | Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981) | Penny Dreadful (2005)
AWARDS 
1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Betsy Clark
BORN 
Nov 1, 1926 (died May 29, 2015)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Past Film & Video (18 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (47 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for As the World TurnsAs the World Turns (TV Series) Suzanne Becker (1982)  Less 1956–2010
  • Primary photo for FreakyLinksFreakyLinks (TV Series) Betty (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Hang TimeHang Time (TV Series) Sweet Old Lady (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Just Shoot Me!Just Shoot Me! (TV Series) Rhonda (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Still Not Quite HumanStill Not Quite Human (TV Movie) Aunt Mildred  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Deep Dish TVDeep Dish TV (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for ColumboColumbo (TV Series) Martha Lamarr (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Knots LandingKnots Landing (TV Series) Virginia Bullock (29 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989–1990 29
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  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Valerie / Lila Norris (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985–1989 2
  • Primary photo for Goddess of LoveGoddess of Love (TV Movie) Hera  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Out of This WorldOut of This World (TV Series) Donna's Mom (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987–1988 2
  • Primary photo for Windmills of the GodsWindmills of the Gods (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Hart Brisbane (2 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 2
  • Primary photo for NewhartNewhart (TV Series) Gayle Crowley (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Charles in ChargeCharles in Charge (TV Series) Gloria (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for T.J. HookerT.J. Hooker (TV Series) Anne Armstrong (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
    • Vengeance Is Mine (Feb 5, 1983) Anne Armstrong (as Betsy Clark)  Less
  • Primary photo for MaggieMaggie (TV Series) Virginia Sullivan (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Millicent Holton (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Isabel's ChoiceIsabel's Choice (TV Movie) Ellie Fineman  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Number 96Number 96 (TV Series) Maureen Galloway (1980-1981)  Less 1980–1981
  • Primary photo for CHiPsCHiPs (TV Series) Betsy Palmer (2 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) Barbara Kreitman (segment "Love and the Ghost") (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for A Punt, a Pass, and a PrayerA Punt, a Pass, and a Prayer (TV Movie) Nancy Aragon  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (4 episodes, 1962), Performer ("Embraceable You") (1 episode, 1962), Performer ("Tea For Two") (1 episode, 1962), Performer ("Always True To You In My Fashion", "Some Enchanted Evening") (1 episode, 1963), Performer ("Some Enchanted Evening") (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962–1963 4
    • Episode dated 13 May 1963 (May 13, 1963) Herself - Panelist, Performer ("Always True To You In My Fashion", "Some Enchanted Evening")  Less
    • Episode dated 31 December 1962 (Dec 31, 1962) Herself - Panelist, Performer ("Some Enchanted Evening") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode dated 7 May 1962 (May 7, 1962) Herself - Panelist, Performer ("Embraceable You") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Julie Bower / Mrs. Lizzie Newberry / Honoria McCord / Anne Gaines / Naomi / Sue Swales (9 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1960 9
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  • Primary photo for Our American HeritageOur American Heritage (TV Series) Catherine Miller (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Sunday ShowcaseSunday Showcase (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Ballad of Louie the LouseThe Ballad of Louie the Louse (TV Movie) Tina Adams  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Kitty Duval / Emmy Verdon (2 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958 2
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Connie Rankin Hill / Fran Coates / Elizabeth (3 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1957 3
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Actress (3 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1957 3
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Ann Meade / Edith Olmstead / Mimi / Maureen Drew / Dony Waller / Ellen Morrison (8 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1957 8
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  • Primary photo for Goodyear Television PlayhouseGoodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) Paula Ferris (6 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1957 6
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  • Primary photo for The Alcoa HourThe Alcoa Hour (TV Series) Ann Fenn (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Star StageStar Stage (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Philco Television PlayhouseThe Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series) Janice Gans / Virginia (4 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1956 4
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  • Primary photo for Front Row CenterFront Row Center (TV Series) Emily (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Armstrong Circle TheatreArmstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series) Actress (3 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1955 3
  • Primary photo for Appointment with AdventureAppointment with Adventure (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Intermission Guest (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954 2
  • Primary photo for The WebThe Web (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Inner SanctumInner Sanctum (TV Series) Karen (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for I'll Buy ThatI'll Buy That (TV Series) Assistant  Less 1953–1954
  • Primary photo for Janet Dean, Registered NurseJanet Dean, Registered Nurse (TV Series) The Jinx Nurse (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Campbell PlayhouseCampbell Playhouse (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for DangerDanger (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Martinsville, U.S.A.Martinsville, U.S.A. (TV Series) Unknown (1951)  Less 1951– 
Self (47 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Broadway: Beyond the Golden AgeBroadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Jon Finch: The Ultimate ImpresarioJon Finch: The Ultimate Impresario (Video) Herself  Less 2011 $10K
  • Primary photo for Into the Pit: The Shocking Story of Deadpit.comInto the Pit: The Shocking Story of Deadpit.com Herself  Less 2009 $10K
  • Primary photo for The Bob ShowThe Bob Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13thHis Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Friday's Legacy: Horror ConventionsFriday's Legacy: Horror Conventions (Video) Self  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Behind the Scenes Preview of 'Bell Witch: The Movie'Behind the Scenes Preview of 'Bell Witch: The Movie' (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Building the Bad House: Making 'Penny Dreadful'Building the Bad House: Making 'Penny Dreadful' (Video) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher FilmGoing to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Betsy Palmer: A Scream Queen LegendBetsy Palmer: A Scream Queen Legend (Video) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Texas Frightmare Weekend 2006Texas Frightmare Weekend 2006 (Video) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood GreatsThe Hollywood Greats (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Super Secret Movie RulesSuper Secret Movie Rules (TV Series) Herself ("Mrs. Voorhees" - Friday the 13th) (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Slashers (2004) Herself ("Mrs. Voorhees" - Friday the 13th)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 100 Scariest Movie MomentsThe 100 Scariest Movie Moments (TV Mini-series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Return to Crystal Lake: Making 'Friday the 13th'Return to Crystal Lake: Making 'Friday the 13th' (Video) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Living FamouslyLiving Famously (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Joan Crawford: The Ultimate Movie StarJoan Crawford: The Ultimate Movie Star (TV Movie) Herself - Actress  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Herself - Interviewee  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Family FeudFamily Feud (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Ryan's HopeRyan's Hope (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The New Candid CameraThe New Candid Camera (TV Series) Herself / Co-Host  Less 1974–1979
  • Primary photo for The 32nd Annual Tony AwardsThe 32nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself / presenter  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The $25,000 PyramidThe $25,000 Pyramid (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (2 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The $10,000 PyramidThe $10,000 Pyramid (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (21 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973–1975
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress / Herself / Herself - Co-Hostess / Herself - Co-Host (4 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1971
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  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself - Host / Herself (2 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1970
  • Primary photo for You're Putting Me OnYou're Putting Me On (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for PersonalityPersonality (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1968
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  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Snap JudgmentSnap Judgment (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Herself - Panelist / Herself - Moderator (375 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1967
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself (12 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1967
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  • Primary photo for Celebrity DoubletalkCelebrity Doubletalk (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Face Is FamiliarThe Face Is Familiar (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1965
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  • Primary photo for To Tell the TruthTo Tell the Truth (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (3 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1965
  • Primary photo for PasswordPassword (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (9 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1964
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  • Primary photo for Candid CameraCandid Camera (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Price Is RightThe Price Is Right (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Talent ScoutsTalent Scouts (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961
  • Primary photo for The Garry Moore ShowThe Garry Moore Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1960
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958–1959
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  • Primary photo for What's It ForWhat's It For (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (1957-1958)  Less 1957–1958
  • Primary photo for Masquerade PartyMasquerade Party (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Wheel of FortuneWheel of Fortune (TV Series) Herself - Host (1952-1953)  Less 1952–1953
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