Billie Burke

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 63
Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke, known professionally as Billie Burke, was an American actress who was famous on Broadway, on radio, early silent film, and subsequently in sound film. She is best known to modern audiences as Glinda the Good Witch of the North in the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie musical The Wizard of Oz (1939).

Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke, known professionally as Billie Burke, was an American actress who was famous on Broadway, on radio, early silent film, and subsequently in sound film. She is best known to modern audiences as Glinda the Good Witch of the North in the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie musical The Wizard of Oz (1939).

Birth Name

Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke

Born

Thursday, 07 August 1884

Died

Thursday, 14 May 1970

Actress Filmography

Vito Glinda 2011
These Amazing Shadows Glinda 2011
Because of the Wonderful Things It Does: The Legacy of Oz Glinda 2005
Ziegfeld on Film Herself (archive footage) / Self 2004
The Legend Floyd: The Dark Side of the Rainbow Glinda 2000
That's Entertainment! III (archive footage) / Glinda 1994
Pepe Billie Burke 1960
Sergeant Rutledge Mrs. Cordelia Fosgate 1960
The Young Philadelphians Mrs. J. Arthur Allen 1959
77 Sunset Strip Mavis Matthews Conway 1958
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Vito Glinda 2011
These Amazing Shadows Glinda 2011
Because of the Wonderful Things It Does: The Legacy of Oz Glinda 2005
Ziegfeld on Film Herself (archive footage) / Self 2004
The Legend Floyd: The Dark Side of the Rainbow Glinda 2000
That's Entertainment! III (archive footage) / Glinda 1994
Pepe Billie Burke 1960
Sergeant Rutledge Mrs. Cordelia Fosgate 1960
The Young Philadelphians Mrs. J. Arthur Allen 1959
77 Sunset Strip Mavis Matthews Conway 1958
Playhouse 90 Mrs. Purcell, Mrs. Rutledge 1956
Columbia Laff Hour (archive footage) 1956
Matinee Theatre Aunt 1955
Ford Star Jubilee Glinda 1955
The Best of Broadway Martha Brewster 1954
Small Town Girl Mrs. Livingston 1953
Doc Corkle Melinda 1952
This Is Your Life Self 1950
The Name's the Same Self 1951
Father's Little Dividend Doris Dunstan 1951
The Bigelow Theatre Aunt Amanda 1950
Three Husbands Mrs. Jenny Bard Whittaker 1950
All Star Revue Guest Actress 1950
TV Club Self 1950
Father of the Bride Doris Dunstan 1950
The Golden Twenties Herself (archive footage) / Self 1950
The Boy from Indiana Zelda Bagley 1950
And Baby Makes Three Mrs. Marvin Fletcher 1949
The Ed Wynn Show Self 1949
The Barkleys of Broadway Mrs. Livingston Belney / Mme Livingston Belney 1949
Billie Gets Her Man Billie Baxter 1948
The Milton Berle Show Self 1948
The Bachelor's Daughters Molly Burns 1946
Breakfast in Hollywood Mrs. Frances Cartwright 1946
The Cheaters Clara Pidgeon 1945
Swing Out, Sister Jessica Mariman 1945
Gildersleeve on Broadway Mrs. Laura Chandler 1943
You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith Aunt Harriet Crandall 1943
So's Your Uncle Aunt Minerva 1943
Hi Diddle Diddle Liza Prescott / Eliza Prescott 1943
Girl Trouble Mrs. Rowland / Celeste Rowland 1942
They All Kissed the Bride Mrs. Drew 1942
In This Our Life Lavinia Timberlake 1942
What's Cookin' Agatha Courtney 1942
The Man Who Came to Dinner Mrs. Daisy Stanley / Daisy Stanley 1942
One Night in Lisbon Catherine Enfilden 1941
Topper Returns Mrs. Clara Topper 1941
The Wild Man of Borneo Bernice Marshall / Bernice Marshall, Boardinghouse Keeper 1941
Hullabaloo Penny Merriweather 1940
Dulcy Eleanor Forbes 1940
The Captain Is a Lady Blossy Stort 1940
Irene Mrs. Vincent / Mrs. Herman Vincent 1940
And One Was Beautiful Mrs. Julia Lattimer / Julia Lattimer 1940
The Ghost Comes Home Cora Adams 1940
Remember? Louise Bronson / Mrs. Bronson 1939
Eternally Yours Aunt Abby 1939
The Wizard of Oz Glinda 1939
Bridal Suite Mrs. McGill / Mrs. Lillian McGill 1939
Zenobia Mrs. Tibbett 1939
Topper Takes a Trip Mrs. Topper / Mrs. Clara Topper 1939
The Young in Heart Marmy Carleton 1938
Merrily We Live Mrs. Kilbourne / Mrs. Emily Kilbourne 1938
Everybody Sing Diana Bellaire 1938
Navy Blue and Gold Mrs. Alyce Gates 1937
The Bride Wore Red Contessa di Meina 1937
Topper Mrs. Clara Topper / Mrs. Topper 1937
Parnell Clara / Clara Wood 1937
Craig's Wife Mrs. Frazier 1936
Piccadilly Jim Eugenia Willis, Nesta's Sister 1936
My American Wife Mrs. Robert Cantillon 1936
Splendor Clarissa 1935
A Feather in Her Hat Julia Trent Anders 1935
She Couldn't Take It Mrs. Daniel Van Dyke 1935
Doubting Thomas Paula Brown 1935
Becky Sharp Lady Bareacres 1935
After Office Hours Mrs. Norwood 1935
Society Doctor Mrs. Crane 1935
Forsaking All Others Aunt Paula 1934
We're Rich Again Mrs. Linda Page / Linda Page 1934
Where Sinners Meet Eustasia 1934
Finishing School Mrs. Helen Crawford Radcliff / Helen Radcliffe 1934
Only Yesterday Julia Warren 1933
Dinner at Eight Millicent Jordan 1933
Christopher Strong Lady Elaine Strong 1933
A Bill of Divorcement Margaret / Meg Fairfield 1932
The House That Shadows Built (archive footage) 1931
Glorifying the American Girl Billie Burke / Herself 1929
Gloria's Romance Gloria Stafford (as Miss Billie Burke) / Gloria Stafford 1916
1939 Oscar Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
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