Joan Bennett

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 57
Joan Geraldine Bennett was an American stage, film, and television actress. She came from a showbiz family, one of three acting sisters. Beginning her career on the stage, Bennett then appeared in more than 70 films from the era of silent movies, well into the sound era. She is possibly best-remembered for her film noir femme fatale roles in director... read more

Joan Geraldine Bennett was an American stage, film, and television actress. She came from a showbiz family, one of three acting sisters. Beginning her career on the stage, Bennett then appeared in more than 70 films from the era of silent movies, well into the sound era. She is possibly best-remembered for her film noir femme fatale roles in director Fritz Lang's movies such as Man Hunt (1941), The Woman in the Window (1944), and Scarlet Street (1945).

Birth Name

Joan Geraldine Bennett

Born

Sunday, 27 February 1910

Died

Friday, 07 December 1990

Actress Filmography

Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Herself - Mort's Aunt (archive footage) 2013
Dark Shadows: The Vampire Curse Elizabeth Collins Stoddard (archive footage) 2009
Amélie Ellie Banks (archive footage) (uncredited) 2001
The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind Herself - Actress Testing for Scarlett (archive footage) 1988
The Spencer Tracy Legacy: A Tribute by Katharine Hepburn Herself 1986
Divorce Wars: A Love Story Adele Burgess 1982
This House Possessed Rag Lady 1981
Suddenly, Love Mrs. Graham 1978
Suspiria Madame Blanc 1977
America at the Movies Ellie Banks (archive footage) 1976
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Herself - Mort's Aunt (archive footage) 2013
Dark Shadows: The Vampire Curse Elizabeth Collins Stoddard (archive footage) 2009
Amélie Ellie Banks (archive footage) (uncredited) 2001
The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind Herself - Actress Testing for Scarlett (archive footage) 1988
The Spencer Tracy Legacy: A Tribute by Katharine Hepburn Herself 1986
Divorce Wars: A Love Story Adele Burgess 1982
This House Possessed Rag Lady 1981
Suddenly, Love Mrs. Graham 1978
Suspiria Madame Blanc 1977
America at the Movies Ellie Banks (archive footage) 1976
The Eyes of Charles Sand Aunt Alexandria Sand 1972
Gidget Gets Married Claire Ramsey 1972
Police Surgeon Cortessa 1971
House Of Dark Shadows Elizabeth Collins Stoddard 1970
Love, American Style Edith 1969
The Governor & J.J. Joan Darlene Delaney 1969
Mr. Broadway Mrs. Kelsey 1964
Hollywood and the Stars Herself 1963
Burke's Law Denise Mitchell 1963
The Match Game Herself - Team Captain 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Actress 1961
Password Herself - Celebrity Contestant 1961
Desire in the Dust Mrs. Marquand 1960
Too Young to Go Steady Mary Blake 1959
Pursuit 1958
The DuPont Show of the Month Grace Graves 1957
Playhouse 90 Vickie Maxwell 1956
Navy Wife Peg Blain 1956
There's Always Tomorrow Marion Groves 1956
We're No Angels Amelie Ducotel 1955
Climax! Herself, Honora 1954
The Best of Broadway Lorraine Sheldon 1954
Highway Dragnet Mrs. Cummings 1954
General Electric Theater Bettina Blane 1953
The Ford Television Theatre Marion, Marcia Manners 1952
The Guy Who Came Back Kathy Joplin 1951
Father's Little Dividend Ellie Banks 1951
The James Melton Show Herself 1951
For Heaven's Sake Lydia Bolton 1950
Somerset Maugham TV Theatre 1950
Nash Airflyte Theatre 1950
Danger 1950
The Colgate Comedy Hour Herself - Actress 1950
The Arthur Murray Party Herself - Actress 1950
Father Of The Bride Ellie Banks 1950
Your Show of Shows Herself - Guest Performer 1950
What's My Line? Herself - Mystery Guest 1950
The Ken Murray Show Herself 1950
The Reckless Moment Lucia Harper 1949
Cavalcade of Stars Herself - Guest Actress 1949
Hollow Triumph Man at Dock 1948
Secret Beyond the Door... Celia Lamphere 1947
The Woman on the Beach Peggy 1947
The Macomber Affair Margaret 'Margo' Macomber 1947
Colonel Effingham's Raid Ella Sue Dozier 1946
Scarlet Street Katharine 'Kitty' March 1945
Nob Hill Harriet Carruthers 1945
The Woman in the Window Alice Reed 1944
Margin for Error Sophia Baumer 1943
Girl Trouble June Delaney 1942
Twin Beds Julie Abbott 1942
The Wife Takes a Flyer Anita Woverman 1942
Confirm or Deny Jennifer Carson 1941
Wild Geese Calling Sally Murdock 1941
Man Hunt Jerry Stokes 1941
She Knew All the Answers Gloria Winters 1941
The Son of Monte Cristo Grand Duchess Zona of Lichtenburg 1941
The Man I Married Carol Hoffman 1940
The House Across the Bay Brenda 1940
Green Hell Stephanie Richardson 1940
The Housekeeper's Daughter Hilda 1939
The Man in the Iron Mask Maria Theresa 1939
Trade Winds Kay Kerrigan 1938
Artists and Models Abroad Patricia Harper 1938
The Texans Ivy Preston 1938
I Met My Love Again Julie Weir 1938
Vogues of 1938 Wendy Van Klettering 1937
Hollywood Party Herself 1937
Wedding Present Monica 'Rusty' Fleming 1936
Two in a Crowd Julia Wayne 1936
13 Hours by Air Felice Rollins 1936
Big Brown Eyes Eve Fallon 1936
The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo Helen Berkeley 1935
She Couldn't Take It Carol Van Dyke 1935
Two for Tonight Bobbie Lockwood 1935
Private Worlds Sally MacGregor 1935
Mississippi Lucy 1935
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head Adele Verin 1934
The Pursuit of Happiness Prudence Kirkland 1934
Little Women Amy 1933
Arizona to Broadway Lynn Martin 1933
Me and My Gal Helen Riley 1932
Wild Girl Salomy Jane 1932
The Trial of Vivienne Ware Vivienne Ware 1932
Careless Lady Sally Brown 1932
She Wanted a Millionaire Jane Miller 1932
Hush Money Joan Gordon 1931
Doctors' Wives Nina Wyndram Penning 1931
Scotland Yard Xandra, Lady Lasher 1930
Maybe It's Love Nan Sheffield 1930
Moby Dick Faith 1930
Puttin' on the Ritz Dolores Fenton 1930
Disraeli Clarissa 1929
Three Live Ghosts Rose Gordon 1929
Bulldog Drummond Phyllis Benton 1929
The Divine Lady Extra (uncredited) 1929
Show Folks Night Club Patron (uncredited) 1928
The Eternal City Page (uncredited) 1923
1968 Emmy Outstanding Achievement in Daytime Programming - Individuals Nominated
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