Donna Reed -- I was appalled when I realized I had left her out. One of the loveliest faces to ever grace the screen. An Oscar winner for "From Here To Eternity." And, of course, "The Donna Reed Show" on television which was a huge hit in the early 60's.
DONNA REED (1921-1986) is an American film and television actress. Her most remembered role is Mary Hatch, the wife of James Stewart in "It's A Wonderful Life". Her other noted film roles are The Picture of Dorian Grey, The Last Time I Saw Paris, Backlash, From Here To Eternity. . . . Her well known television series was The Donna Reed Show.
Donna Reed(born Donna Belle Mullenger, January 27, 1921 – January 14, 1986) was an American film and television actress and producer. Her career spanned over forty years with appearances in over forty films. She is well known for her role as Mary Hatch Bailey in Frank Capra's 1946 film It's a Wonderful Life. In 1953, she received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Lorene Burke in the war drama From Here to Eternity.