Kay Linaker

Actor · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 54
Mary Katherine Linaker was an American actress and screenwriter who appeared in many B movies during the 1930s and 1940s, most notably Kitty Foyle (1940) starring Ginger Rogers. Linaker used her married name, Kate Phillips, as a screenwriter, notably for the cult movie hit The Blob (1958). She is credited with coining the name "The Blob" for the... read more

Mary Katherine Linaker was an American actress and screenwriter who appeared in many B movies during the 1930s and 1940s, most notably Kitty Foyle (1940) starring Ginger Rogers. Linaker used her married name, Kate Phillips, as a screenwriter, notably for the cult movie hit The Blob (1958). She is credited with coining the name "The Blob" for the movie, which was originally titled "The Molten Meteor".

Birth Name

Mary Katherine Linaker

Born

Saturday, 19 July 1913

Died

Friday, 18 April 2008

Actress Filmography

Bring on the Girls Commander's Wife 1945
Here Come the Waves Pretty Woman 1944
Laura Woman 1944
It Happened Tomorrow Anniversary Party Attendee 1944
Men on Her Mind Eloise Palmer 1944
Lady in the Dark Liza's Mother 1944
Wintertime Wife 1943
Let's Face It Canteen Hostess 1943
The More the Merrier Miss Allen 1943
Two Weeks to Live Mrs. Madge Carmen 1943
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Bring on the Girls Commander's Wife 1945
Here Come the Waves Pretty Woman 1944
Laura Woman 1944
It Happened Tomorrow Anniversary Party Attendee 1944
Men on Her Mind Eloise Palmer 1944
Lady in the Dark Liza's Mother 1944
Wintertime Wife 1943
Let's Face It Canteen Hostess 1943
The More the Merrier Miss Allen 1943
Two Weeks to Live Mrs. Madge Carmen 1943
Cinderella Swings It Madame Dolores 1943
Happy Go Lucky Suzanne 1943
Pittsburgh Secretary 1942
War Dogs Joan Allen 1942
Orchestra Wives Margie 1942
Men of Texas Mrs. Sarah Olsen 1942
The Night Before the Divorce Hedda Smythe 1942
A Close Call for Ellery Queen Margo Rogers 1942
Remember the Day Society Reporter 1941
Glamour Boy Mrs. Emily Colder 1941
Cadet Girl Undetermined Minor Role 1941
Moon Over Her Shoulder Radio Hostess 1941
Married Bachelor Undetermined Secondary Role 1941
Charlie Chan in Rio Helen Ashby 1941
Private Nurse Helene 1941
Blossoms in the Dust Mrs. Bedlow, in Court 1941
Blood and Sand Guest of Doña Sol 1941
They Dare Not Love Barbara Murdock 1941
The Invisible Woman Showroom Buyer 1940
Kitty Foyle Wyn's Wife 1940
Mystery Sea Raider Flossie La Mare 1940
Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise Mrs. Pendleton / Linda Pendleton 1940
Sandy Is a Lady Mrs. Porter, Writer's Wife 1940
Buck Benny Rides Again Brenda Tracy 1940
Free, Blonde and 21 Mrs. John Crane 1940
Green Hell Woman in Cafe 1940
Hidden Enemy Sonia Manning 1940
Drums Along the Mohawk Mrs. Demooth 1939
Heaven with a Barbed Wire Fence Nurse 1939
Charlie Chan at Treasure Island Egyptian Princess Ectoplasm 1939
The Girl from Rio Vicki 1939
Hotel for Women Jane 1939
Man About Town Receptionist 1939
Charlie Chan in Reno Mrs. Russell / Mrs. Wayne Russell 1939
Young Mr. Lincoln Mrs. Edwards 1939
Trade Winds Grace / Grace (Uncredited) 1938
The Last Warning Carla Rodriguez 1938
I Am a Criminal Linda La Rue 1938
Personal Secretary Flo Sampson 1938
Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo Joan Karnoff 1938
Black Aces Sandy McKenzie 1937
The Outer Gate Lois Borden 1937
Crack-Up Mrs. Fleming 1936
Easy Money Carol Carter 1936
The Girl from Mandalay Jeanie Barton / Jeanie Barton Foster 1936
Road Gang Barbara Winston 1936
The Murder of Dr. Harrigan Sally Keating 1936
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