Joan Crawford

Actor · Writer · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 73
Joan Crawford was an American film and television actress who began her career as a dancer in traveling theatrical companies before debuting as a chorus girl on Broadway. Crawford then signed a motion picture contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1925; her career spanned six decades and fifty-five years, multiple studios, and controversies.

Joan Crawford was an American film and television actress who began her career as a dancer in traveling theatrical companies before debuting as a chorus girl on Broadway. Crawford then signed a motion picture contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1925; her career spanned six decades and fifty-five years, multiple studios, and controversies.

Birth Name

Lucille Fay LeSueur

Born

Wednesday, 23 March 1904

Died

Tuesday, 10 May 1977

Actress Filmography

Behind the Attraction Self 2021
The Movies Self 2019
You Don't Nomi Self 2019
The Green Fog Myra Hudson 2018
Spielberg Self 2017
America in Color Self 2017
I Am Not Your Negro Bonnie 2016
And the Oscar Goes to... Self 2014
Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Blanche Hudson 2010
1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year (archive footage) 2009
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Behind the Attraction Self 2021
The Movies Self 2019
You Don't Nomi Self 2019
The Green Fog Myra Hudson 2018
Spielberg Self 2017
America in Color Self 2017
I Am Not Your Negro Bonnie 2016
And the Oscar Goes to... Self 2014
Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Blanche Hudson 2010
1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year (archive footage) 2009
Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood Various Roles (archive footage) / Various Roles 2008
Blue Skies Beyond the Looking Glass (archive footage) 2008
Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story Self 2007
Girl 27 Self 2007
Why Be Good? Sexuality & Censorship in Early Cinema Self 2007
Brush with Life: The Art of Being Edward Biberman Self 2007
The Music of 'Humoresque' Helen Wright 2005
Checking Out: Grand Hotel Self / Flaemmchen 2004
Complicated Women Herself (archive footage) / Self 2003
Joan Crawford: The Ultimate Movie Star Self / (archive footage) 2002
Hollywood Rivals Self 2001
Lon Chaney: A Thousand Faces Self 2000
Hollywood Remembers (archive footage) 2000
Universal Horror (archive footage) 1998
E! Mysteries & Scandals Self 1998
The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender Self / Self (archive footage) 1997
Joan Crawford: Always the Star Self / Herself (archive footage) 1996
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Self 1995
American Cinema (archive footage) 1995
That's Entertainment! III (archive footage) / Hollywood Revue of 1929 / Jenny Stewart 1994
The 65th Annual Academy Awards Self 1993
Northern Exposure Helen Wright 1990
Dream On Character in Martin's Thoughts 1990
Biography (archive footage) 1987
Terror in the Aisles Blanche Hudson 1984
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Herself (archive footage) / Self 1983
Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid Margaret / (in "Humoresque") (archive footage) 1982
Entertainment Tonight Self 1981
The 50th Annual Academy Awards Self - Memorial Tribute 1978
That's Entertainment, Part II Janie Barlow / Julie / (archive footage) 1976
Arena Herself (archive footage) 1975
Brother Can You Spare a Dime Self / (archive footage) 1975
Easter Island Self - Narrator 1975
That's Entertainment! Janie Barlow / Hollywood Revue / (archive footage) 1974
The Sixth Sense Joan Fairchild 1972
Hollywood: The Dream Factory Self - film clips 1972
Trog Dr. Brockton 1970
The Tim Conway Comedy Hour Joan Crawford / Lillian Abbott / Diamond Thief 1970
The David Frost Show Self - Guest 1969
Mia and Roman Self 1968
Berserk Monica Rivers 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Self - Guest 1967
The Karate Killers Amanda True 1967
The Oscar Joan Crawford 1966
I Saw What You Did Amy Nelson 1965
The Love Goddesses Self / (archive footage) 1965
ABC's Nightlife Self 1964
Four Days in November Self 1964
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Amanda True 1964
The Big Parade of Comedy Bobby / (archive footage) 1964
Strait-Jacket Lucy Harbin 1964
The Hollywood Palace Self - Host, Self 1964
Della Della Chappell / Della 1964
Hollywood and the Stars Self 1963
The Judy Garland Show Self 1963
The Caretakers Lucretia Terry 1963
Hollywood: The Great Stars Sadie Thompson 1963
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Blanche Hudson 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest 1962
The Lucy Show Joan Crawford 1962
The Merv Griffin Show Herself - Guest 1962
The Virginian Stephanie White 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Guest 1961
The DuPont Show of the Week Self - Host 1961
Route 66 Morgan Harper 1960
Here's Hollywood Self 1960
The Best of Everything Amanda Farrow 1959
Startime Self 1959
Sunday Showcase Self 1959
The Story of Esther Costello Margaret Landi 1957
America After Dark Self 1957
Zane Grey Theatre Sarah / Melanie Davidson Hobbes, Stella Faring 1956
Autumn Leaves Millicent Wetherby / Milly Wetherby 1956
Queen Bee Eva Phillips 1955
The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial Ruth Marshall 1955
Female on the Beach Lynn Markham 1955
Caesar's Hour Self 1954
Johnny Guitar Vienna 1954
The Secret Storm Joan Borman Kane 1954
Torch Song Jenny Stewart 1953
The Revlon Mirror Theater Margaret Hughes 1953
Tonight! Herself 1953
At Home with Joan Crawford Self 1953
General Electric Theater Ann Howard, Mary Andrews, Ruth Marshall 1953
Sudden Fear Myra Hudson Blaine 1952
This Woman Is Dangerous Beth Austin / Elizabeth Austin 1952
Goodbye, My Fancy Agatha Reed 1951
Harriet Craig Harriet Craig 1950
The Colgate Comedy Hour Self 1950
The Damned Don't Cry Ethel Whitehead (Lorna Hansen Forbes) / Ethel Whitehead 1950
What's My Line? Herself - Mystery Guest 1950
It's a Great Feeling Joan Crawford 1949
Flamingo Road Lane Bellamy 1949
The Ed Sullivan Show Self 1948
Daisy Kenyon Daisy Kenyon / Daisy Kenyon Lapham 1947
Possessed Louise Howell 1947
Humoresque Helen Wright 1947
Mildred Pierce Mildred Pierce / Mildred Pierce Beragon 1945
Hollywood Canteen Joan Crawford / Self 1944
Some of the Best Flaemmchen 1944
Above Suspicion Frances Myles 1943
Reunion in France Michele de la Becque 1942
They All Kissed the Bride Margaret J. Drew / Margaret Johanna 'M.J.' Drew 1942
When Ladies Meet Mary Howard / Mary 'Minnie' Howard 1941
A Woman's Face Anna Holm 1941
The Miracle of Sound Self 1940
Susan and God Susan Trexel 1940
Hollywood: Style Center of the World Self 1940
Strange Cargo Julie 1940
The Women Crystal Allen 1939
From the Ends of the Earth Self 1939
The Ice Follies of 1939 Mary McKay 1939
The Shining Hour Olivia Riley / Olivia Riley Linden 1938
Mannequin Jessie Cassidy 1938
The Bride Wore Red Anni Pavlovitch / Anni 1937
The Romance of Celluloid Anni Pavlovitch / Self 1937
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney Fay Cheyney / Mrs. Fay Cheyney 1937
Love on the Run Sally Parker 1936
The Gorgeous Hussy Peggy Eaton / Margaret "Peggy" O'Neal Eaton 1936
I Live My Life Kay Bentley 1935
No More Ladies Marcia / Marcia Townsend Warren 1935
Forsaking All Others Mary Clay 1934
Chained Diane Lovering 1934
Sadie McKee Sadie / Sadie McKee 1934
Dancing Lady Janie Barlow 1933
Today We Live Diana / Diana 'Ann' Boyce-Smith 1933
Fast Workers Ivy Stevens / Ivy Stevens (Archive Footage) (Uncredited) 1933
Rain Sadie Thompson 1932
Grand Hotel Flaemmchen / Flämmchen 1932
Letty Lynton Letty Lynton 1932
Possessed Marian Martin / Marian Martin aka 'Mrs. Moreland' 1931
This Modern Age Valentine 'Val' Winters / Valentine Winters 1931
Laughing Sinners Ivy Stevens / Ivy 'Bunny' Stevens 1931
The Stolen Jools Joan Crawford 1931
Dance, Fools, Dance Bonnie Jordan 1931
Paid Mary Turner 1930
Our Blushing Brides Jerry March / Jerry 1930
Montana Moon Joan / Joan 'Montana' Prescott 1930
Untamed Bingo Dowling / Alice "Bingo" Dowling 1929
Our Modern Maidens Billie Brown 1929
The Hollywood Revue of 1929 Joan Crawford / Self 1929
The Duke Steps Out Susie 1929
Dream of Love Adrienne Lecouvreur 1928
Fashion News Self (1929) 1928
Our Dancing Daughters Diana Medford / Diana 'Di' Medford 1928
Across to Singapore Priscilla Crowninshield 1928
Spring Fever Allie Monte 1927
Twelve Miles Out Jane 1927
The Unknown Nanon / Nanon Zanzi 1927
Winners of the Wilderness René Contrecoeur 1927
Bardelys the Magnificent Court Gossip 1926
The Boob Jane - A Revenue Agent / Jane 1926
Tramp, Tramp, Tramp Betty Burton 1926
The Merry Widow Ballroom Dancer 1926
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ Chariot Race Spectator 1925
The Circle Young Lady Catherine 1925
Pretty Ladies Bobby / Bobby - A Showgirl 1925
Proud Flesh Party Guest 1925
1925 Studio Tour Self 1925
Lady of the Night Molly (body double in various sequences) 1925

Producer Filmography

1953 Oscar Best Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
1953 Golden Globe Best Actress - Drama Nominated
1948 Oscar Best Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
1946 Oscar Best Actress in a Leading Role Won
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