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Shirl Conway (1916–2007)

Shirl Conway was born on June 13, 1916 in Franklinville, New York, USA as Shirley Elizabeth Crosman. She was an actress, known for The Doctors and the Nurses (1962), Helter Skelter (1949) and The Strangers Came (1949). She was married to Larson, Gordon, Bernie Wayne and Bill Johnson. She died on May 7, 2007 in Shelton, Washington, USA. See full bio »


(age 90) in Shelton, Washington, USA

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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Helter Skelter Cabaret Star
The Strangers Came Jane McDonald
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 1962-1965 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Liz Thorpe
- An Unweeded Garden (1965) ... Liz Thorpe
- The Heroine (1965) ... Liz Thorpe
- The Witnesses (1965) ... Liz Thorpe
- A39846 (1965) ... Liz Thorpe
- Threshold (1965) ... Liz Thorpe
 1962 Naked City (TV Series)
Emma Pressfield
- The Sweetly Smiling Face of Truth (1962) ... Emma Pressfield
 1961 The Defenders (TV Series)
Agnes Haycroft
- Gideon's Follies (1961) ... Agnes Haycroft
 1961 Route 66 (TV Series)
Caroline Coyne
- Some of the People, Some of the Time (1961) ... Caroline Coyne
 1956 Joe & Mabel (TV Series)
Dolly Armstrong
- Joe's Bankbook (1956) ... Dolly Armstrong
 1956 Plain and Fancy (TV Movie)
Ruth Winters
 1949 The Strangers Came
Jane McDonald
 1949 Helter Skelter
Cabaret Star
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 1965 The Price Is Right (TV Series)
- Episode dated 22 March 1965 (1965) ... Self
 1965 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- Episode dated 8 February 1965 (1965) ... Self - Guest
 1964 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.18 (1964) ... Self
 1964 The Match Game (TV Series)
Self - Team Captain
- Episode #2.93 (1964) ... Self - Team Captain
- Episode #2.92 (1964) ... Self - Team Captain
- Episode #2.91 (1964) ... Self - Team Captain
- Episode #2.90 (1964) ... Self - Team Captain
- Shirl Conway & Abe Burrows (1964) ... Self - Team Captain
 1959 BP Super Show (TV Series)
 1954-1957 Caesar's Hour (TV Series)
- Episode #3.36 (1957) ... Self
- Tonight! America After Dark (1957) ... Self
- Episode #3.18 (1957) ... Self
- Episode #3.16 (1956) ... Self
 1955 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #8.25 (1955) ... Self

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She acted in Albert Hague's musical, "Plain and Fancy", at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Richard Derr and Malcolm Keen in the cast. See more »

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Best known for her role as head nurse Liz Thorpse on the TV drama The Doctors and the Nurses (1962), for which she received an Emmy nomination. See more »

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