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 Born 27 January 1921 and Died January 14, 1986. Starred in It's a Wonderful Life. The second Miss Ellie on Dallas, briefly married to William Tuttle. 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) was an american actress best known for her roles in "it's a wonderful life", "from here to eternity" (for which she won an academy award), and "the donna reed show" which she co-produced and starred in - a groundbreaking achievement for a woman in the 1950's. besides acting, donna had a love for politics and debate, and in 1966 she co-chaired the advocacy group "another mother for peace" which strongly opposed the vietnam war.