Elvia Allman

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 57
Elvia Allman was a character actress and voiceover performer in Hollywood films and television programs for over 50 years. She is best remembered for her semi-regular roles on The Beverly Hillbillies and Petticoat Junction and for being the voice of Walt Disney's Clarabelle Cow. Her mark in TV history is also ensured by her memorable performance as... read more

Elvia Allman was a character actress and voiceover performer in Hollywood films and television programs for over 50 years. She is best remembered for her semi-regular roles on The Beverly Hillbillies and Petticoat Junction and for being the voice of Walt Disney's Clarabelle Cow. Her mark in TV history is also ensured by her memorable performance as the stern, no-nonsense boss in the classic I Love Lucy candy factory episode "Job Switching" with a repeat appearance as Nancy Graham the reporter in the 1955 episode "The Homecoming".

Birth Name

Elvia Beatrice Allman

Born

Monday, 19 September 1904

Died

Friday, 06 March 1992

Actress Filmography

The Prince and the Pauper Clarabelle Cow 1990
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Candy Kitchen Foreman 1986
Murder, She Wrote Elderly Lady #1, Elderly Lady 1984
Highway to Heaven Mrs. Alexander 1984
Herbie, the Love Bug Mrs. Fumstrom, Mrs. Furnstrom 1982
Darkroom Mangeress 1981
Gimme a Break! Grandma Kanisky 1981
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Aunt Sally 1981
Private Benjamin Woman 1981
Sanford Mrs. Thorndike 1980
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

The Prince and the Pauper Clarabelle Cow 1990
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Candy Kitchen Foreman 1986
Murder, She Wrote Elderly Lady #1, Elderly Lady 1984
Highway to Heaven Mrs. Alexander 1984
Herbie, the Love Bug Mrs. Fumstrom, Mrs. Furnstrom 1982
Darkroom Mangeress 1981
Gimme a Break! Grandma Kanisky 1981
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Aunt Sally 1981
Private Benjamin Woman 1981
Sanford Mrs. Thorndike 1980
House Calls Mrs. Chadwick 1979
Halloween with the New Addams Family Mother Frump 1977
Quincy M.E. Mrs. Oglesby 1976
Alice Lillian 1976
The Smith Family Clara Cummings 1971
The Odd Couple Mrs. Madison 1970
Love, American Style Mabel, Mrs. Saffron (segment "Love and the Bowling Ball") 1969
The Debbie Reynolds Show Terrible Tessie 1969
The Doris Day Show Harriet Henderson, Mrs. Fairburn, Nurse Sylvia Howard 1968
Adam-12 Mrs. Lazwell 1968
The Outsider Mrs. Vaughn 1968
Eight on the Lam Neighbor 1967
The Phyllis Diller Show Valerie 1966
My Brother the Angel Evelyn 1965
Green Acres Cora Watson 1965
The Munsters Mrs. Harkness 1964
Many Happy Returns Mrs. Sharp 1964
Valentine's Day Sandy Stevens 1964
The Addams Family Princess Millicent 1964
Bewitched Mrs. Luftwaffe 1964
Honeymoon Hotel Mrs. Sampson 1964
My Favorite Martian Mrs. Graham 1963
The New Phil Silvers Show Mrs. Friebus 1963
Petticoat Junction Selma Plout, Cora Watson, Gladys Stroud 1963
The Patty Duke Show Madame Olga 1963
Johnny Cool Beauty Salon Receptionist 1963
Vacation Playhouse Miss Whipple 1963
The Nutty Professor Edwina Kelp 1963
McHale's Navy Miss Austin 1962
The Lucy Show Hat Customer, Miss Allman 1962
The Beverly Hillbillies Elverna Bradshaw, Actress 1962
Breakfast at Tiffany's Librarian 1961
The Dick Van Dyke Show Luthuella, Mrs. Glimscher 1961
Hazel Gertrude 1961
The Pleasure of His Company Mrs. Mooney 1961
Mister Ed Ida Brenner, Velma 1961
The Andy Griffith Show Henrietta Swanson 1960
My Three Sons Maude Prosser 1960
Pete and Gladys Beautician, Mrs. Haytin 1960
Dennis the Menace Edna, Isabel Tolliver 1959
77 Sunset Strip Millie 1958
Colgate Theatre 1958
The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour Ida Thompson, Secretary 1957
The Real McCoys Mrs. Pearson 1957
Perry Mason Julia Slovak, Mrs. Forbes 1957
Wagon Train Mrs. Tucker, Sabrina 1957
Bachelor Father Miss Lindstrom, Mrs. Carmella Hogworthy, Mrs. Holworthy, Mrs. Parkhurst, Ruby Polk 1957
Date with the Angels Nurse Thompson 1957
Blondie Cora Dithers, Mrs. Dithers, Mrs. Woodley 1957
You Can't Run Away from It Ma, Vernon's Wife 1956
The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna Mrs. Smith 1956
The Kettles in the Ozarks Meek Man's Wife 1956
The People's Choice Dr. Hilda Larson, Aunt Hattie 1955
The Millionaire Mrs. Case 1955
The Bob Cummings Show Mrs. Montague 1955
December Bride Sarah Selkirk, Nora 1954
Little Boy Boo Miss Prissy 1954
Topper Elsie Worbel, Elsie Worble 1953
Where's Raymond? Mrs. Chalmers, Mrs. Charmers 1953
The Danny Thomas Show Maid 1953
General Electric Theater Woman 1953
The Abbott and Costello Show Mrs. Crumbcake, Stinky's Mother 1952
I Married Joan Aunt Vera 1952
The Bob Hope Show Self 1950
The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet Mrs. Biddle, Mrs. Bradley, The Florist 1952
Our Miss Brooks Katie 1952
Week-End with Father Housekeeper / Mrs. G. 1951
I Love Lucy Factory Foreman, Minnie's Neighbour with glasses and a hat, Nancy Graham 1951
The Red Skelton Hour Maw Kadiddlehopper, Wife 1951
The Jack Benny Program Bickering Wife, Mabel, Mrs. Brown, Operator, Telephone Operator 1950
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show Jane 1950
The Noose Hangs High Woman 1948
Carolina Blues Loud Kyser Fan 1944
A Wave, a WAC and a Marine Elvira Allman - Woman in Cab 1944
In Society Hysterical Widow 1944
Three Hearts for Julia Eva 1943
Red Hot Riding Hood Grandma 1943
Eatin' on the Cuff or the Moth Who Came to Dinner Black Widow Spider / Dancehall Girls 1942
Sweetheart of the Fleet Cobina 1942
The Cagey Canary Old Woman 1941
Swing It Soldier Cobina 1941
Time Out for Rhythm Cobrina / Cobina 1941
A Good Time for a Dime 1941
Sis Hopkins Ripple / Miss Ripple 1941
Goofy Groceries Cow / Can Can Dancers 1941
Melody for Three Radio Station Receptionist 1941
A Night at Earl Carroll's Cobina Gusher 1940
Gallopin' Gals Various 1940
Road to Singapore Homely Girl 1940
Mother Goose in Swingtime Baby Snooks 1939
Mountain Ears Female Hillbilly 1939
Hamateur Night Various 1939
The Winning Ticket (voice) 1938
Cinderella Meets Fella Fairy Godmother 1938
Window Shopping 1938
Donald's Ostrich Lady Chef on Radio 1937
Little Red Walking Hood Little Red Walking Hood / Granny 1937
The Air Hostess (voice) 1937
I Wanna Be a Sailor Mama 1937
Porky's Super Service Lady Motorist 1937
Mickey's Amateurs Clarabelle Cow 1937
I Only Have Eyes for You Old Maid 1937
Porky's Road Race Greta Garbo / Elaine Barrie 1937
Porky's Moving Day Homeowner 1936
Mickey's Fire Brigade Clarabelle Cow 1935
I Haven't Got a Hat Miss Cud 1935
Shanghaied Pirate crewmember doing a girly girl voice 1934
Mickey's Mellerdrammer Clarabelle Cow 1933
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