Elisabeth Risdon

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 43
Elisabeth Risdon was an English film actress. She appeared in over 140 films between 1913 and 1952. A beauty in her youth, she usually played in society parts. In later years in films she switched to playing character parts.

Elisabeth Risdon was an English film actress. She appeared in over 140 films between 1913 and 1952. A beauty in her youth, she usually played in society parts. In later years in films she switched to playing character parts.

Birth Name

Daisy Cartwright Risdon

Born

Tuesday, 26 April 1887

Died

Saturday, 20 December 1958

Actress Filmography

Ethel Barrymore Theater 1956
Damon Runyon Theater Emily 1955
The Whistler Mrs. Jaeger (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1954
The Ford Television Theatre Aunt Abby, Mrs. Kelton, Mrs. Crumpler 1952
Footlights Theater (archive footage) 1952
Scaramouche Isabelle de Valmorin 1952
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology Diner on Train 1951
Bannerline Mrs. Margaret Trimble 1951
Schlitz Playhouse Ella 1951
In Old Amarillo Granny Adams 1951
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Ethel Barrymore Theater 1956
Damon Runyon Theater Emily 1955
The Whistler Mrs. Jaeger (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1954
The Ford Television Theatre Aunt Abby, Mrs. Kelton, Mrs. Crumpler 1952
Footlights Theater (archive footage) 1952
Scaramouche Isabelle de Valmorin 1952
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology Diner on Train 1951
Bannerline Mrs. Margaret Trimble 1951
Schlitz Playhouse Ella 1951
In Old Amarillo Granny Adams 1951
My True Story Mme. Rousseau 1951
The Bigelow Theatre 1950
The Milkman Mrs. Laura Carter 1950
Treasury Men in Action (as Elizabeth Risden) 1950
Bunco Squad Jessica Royce 1950
Sierra Aunt Susan 1950
Hills of Oklahoma Kate Carney 1950
The Secret Fury Dr. Twining 1950
Guilty of Treason Mother Mindszenty 1950
Down Dakota Way Dolly Paxton 1949
Every Girl Should Be Married Mary Nolan 1948
Sealed Verdict Mrs. Hockland 1948
Bodyguard Gene Dysen 1948
The Bride Goes Wild rs. Carruthers / Mrs. Carruthers 1948
High Wall Mrs. Kenet 1947
Mourning Becomes Electra Mrs. Hills 1947
Life With Father Mrs. Whitehead 1947
The Romance of Rosy Ridge Emily Baggett 1947
The Egg and I Betty's Mother 1947
The Shocking Miss Pilgrim Mrs. Prichard 1947
Roll on Texas Moon Cactus Kate Taylor 1946
Lover Come Back 'Ma' Williams 1946
The Walls Came Tumbling Down Catherine Walsh 1946
They Made Me a Killer 'Ma' Conley (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1946
The Fighting Guardsman Mme. de Montrevel 1946
The Unseen Mrs. Norris 1945
A Song for Miss Julie Mrs. Ambrose Charteris 1945
Grissly's Millions Leona Palmor 1945
Blonde Fever Mrs. Talford 1944
Tall In The Saddle Miss Elizabeth Martin 1944
In the Meantime, Darling Helen Corkery 1944
The Canterville Ghost Mrs. Polverdine 1944
Weird Woman Grace Gunnison 1944
Lost Angel Mrs. Pringle 1943
Higher and Higher Mrs. Georgia Keating 1943
Never a Dull Moment Mrs. Schuyler Manning III 1943
Mexican Spitfire's Blessed Event Aunt Della Lindsay 1943
The Amazing Mrs. Holliday Louise Holliday 1943
Random Harvest Mrs. Lloyd 1942
Journey for Margaret Mrs. Bailey 1942
Mexican Spitfire's Elephant Aunt Della Lindsay 1942
Mexican Spitfire Sees a Ghost Aunt Della Lindsay 1942
I Live on Danger Mrs. Morrell 1942
Are Husbands Necessary? Mrs. Westwood 1942
Reap The Wild Wind Mrs. Claiborne 1942
Mexican Spitfire At Sea Aunt Della Lindsay 1942
The Lady Is Willing Mrs. Cummings 1942
The Man Who Returned to Life Minerva Sunday 1942
Jail House Blues Mrs. Alyosius McGonigle McGann 1942
Paris Calling Madame Jennetier 1941
The Mexican Spitfire's Baby Aunt Della 1941
Footlight Fever Aunt Hattie Drake 1941
Mr. Dynamite Achilles 1941
Nice Girl? Martha Peasley 1941
High Sierra Ma (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1941
Let's Make Music Malvina Adams 1941
Mexican Spitfire Out West Aunt Della Lindsay 1940
Slightly Tempted Ethelreda Knox 1940
The Howards of Virginia Aunt Clarissa (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1940
Sing, Dance, Plenty Hot Agatha 1940
Saturday's Children Mrs. Halevy (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1940
Abe Lincoln In Illinois Sarah Lincoln 1940
Ma! He's Making Eyes at Me Minerva 1940
Honeymoon Deferred Sarah Frome 1940
The Man Who Wouldn't Talk Jury Member (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1940
Mexican Spitfire Aunt Della Lindsay 1940
The Roaring Twenties Mrs. Sherman (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1939
Disputed Passage Mrs. Cunningham 1939
Full Confession Norah O'Keefe 1939
The Forgotten Woman Margaret Burke 1939
Five Came Back Martha Spengler 1939
The Man Who Dared Jessie Carter (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1939
The Girl from Mexico Aunt Della Lindsay 1939
Sorority House Mrs. Scott 1939
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Widow Douglass (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1939
The Great Man Votes Phoebe Ainslee 1939
Tom Sawyer, Detective Aunt Sally 1938
Girls on Probation Kate Heath 1938
The Affairs of Annabel Mrs. Fletcher 1938
My Bill Aunt Caroline 1938
Cowboy from Brooklyn Mrs. Jordan (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1938
Mad About Music Annette Fusenot 1938
Mannequin Mrs.Cassidy (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1938
They Won't Forget Mrs. Hale (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1937
Dead End Mrs. Connell 1937
Make Way for Tomorrow Cora Payne 1937
Mountain Justice Meg Harkins (as Elizabeth Risdon) 1937
The Woman I Love Mme. Herbillion 1937
Theodora Goes Wild Aunt Mary 1936
Craig's Wife Mrs. Landreth 1936
The Final Hour Fortune Teller 1936
The King Steps Out Grand Duchess Sofia 1936
Don't Gamble with Love Grace 1936
Lady of Secrets Mrs. Emily Whittaker 1936
Crime and Punishment Mrs. Raskolnikov 1935
Guard That Girl Aunt Catherine 1935
Desperation Katherine Crichton 1917
Smith Smith 1917
A Mother's Influence Avesa Pomeroy 1916
The Princess of Happy Chance Princess Felicia / Lucidora Eden 1916
Meg the Lady Lady Brisby 1916
Esther Esther 1916
Charity Ann Ann Charity 1915
A Will of Her Own Isabel Stanton 1915
The Loss of the Birkenhead Deborah 1914
It's a Long Long Way to Tipperary Molly Molloy 1914
The Battling British Black-eyed Susan 1914
The Suicide Club Zephyrine 1914
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