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Full Name
  
Donna Knaflich

Role
  
Character actress

Name
  
Donna Anderson

Years active
  
1959–1984

Occupation
  
Actress


Donna Anderson

Born
  
September 5, 1939 (age 84) (
1939-09-05
)
Gunnison, Gunnison CountyColorado, USA

Other names
  
Donna Anderson Marshall, Donna Marshall

Movies
  
On the Beach, Inherit the Wind, Deadhead Miles, Count Yorga - Vampire

Similar People
  
Stanley Kramer, Florence Eldridge, Claude Akins, Dick York, Fredric March

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Donna Anderson (born September 5, 1939) is an American character actress, active primarily in television during the 1960s and 1970s.

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Early life

Anderson was born Donna Knaflich in Gunnison, Colorado, the daughter of Wenona Hanly-Knaflich and Louis John Knaflich.

Career

She made her film debut in 1959 in On the Beach, directed by Stanley Kramer. The following year, Kramer got her to star in Inherit the Wind, which led to her receiving a Golden Laurel nomination for Top New Female personality.

She appeared in a recurring role on the ABC western television series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters, with Kurt Russell in the title role. In the story line, Anderson's character, Jenny, helps young Jaimie in his travels through the American West on the wagon train. Most of her roles were in television shows with appearances in such series as Gunsmoke, The Incredible Hulk, The A-Team, and Murder, She Wrote. Anderson was also cast in episodes of NBC's Little House on the Prairie.

She has not acted on screen since 1984.

Filmography

Actress
1984
Murder, She Wrote (TV Series) as
Miss Sampson
- It's a Dog's Life (1984) - Miss Sampson (as Donna Anderson Marshall)
1984
The A-Team (TV Series) as
Alma
- Fire (1984) - Alma (as Donna Anderson Marshall)
1981
The Incredible Hulk (TV Series) as
Norma Crespi Lang
- Goodbye Eddie Cain (1981) - Norma Crespi Lang (as Donna Marshall)
1975
Reflections of Passion
1975
Little House on the Prairie (TV Series) as
Woman
- Ebenezer Sprague (1975) - Woman
1972
Deadhead Miles as
Waitress
1965
Gidget (TV Series) as
Terry Walker
- Is It Love or Symbiosis? (1965) - Terry Walker
1965
Ben Casey (TV Series) as
Ellen Flower
- Eulogy in Four Flats (1965) - Ellen Flower
1964
Sinderella and the Golden Bra as
Village Maiden (uncredited)
1964
Gunsmoke (TV Series) as
Nancy
- The Other Half (1964) - Nancy
1964
The Lieutenant (TV Series) as
Laura Ann Morrissey
- The War Called Peace (1964) - Laura Ann Morrissey
1963
The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (TV Series) as
Jenny
- The Day of the Picnic (1964) - Jenny
- The Day of the Pawnees: Part 2 (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Pawnees: Part 1 (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Flying Dutchman (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Killer (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Long Night (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Giants (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Taboo Man (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Skinners (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Last Bugle (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the Golden Fleece (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the First Suitor (1963) - Jenny
- The Day of the First Trail (1963) - Jenny
1964
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series) as
Ellie
- Runaway (1964) - Ellie
1960
Inherit the Wind as
Rachel Brown
1959
On the Beach as
Mary Holmes
Self
2020
Anthony Perkins, l'homme derrière (TV Movie documentary) as
Self
1960
Eröffnung der X. Internationalen Filmfestspiele (TV Movie documentary) as
Self
1960
About Faces (TV Series) as
Self
- Donna Anderson (1960) - Self

References

Donna Anderson Wikipedia