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Full Name  Doris Simpson
Role  Actress
Name  Doris Merrick
Years active  1942-1955

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Born  June 6, 1919 (age 96) (1919-06-06) Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Spouse  John Meagher Knoll (m. 1946–1962), Maximilian "Max" Marek (m. 1936–1944)
Movies  The Big Noise, The Neanderthal Man, Sensation Hunters, Untamed Women, The Fighting Stallion
Similar People  Malcolm St Clair, E A Dupont, Christy Cabanne, Otto Preminger, Richard Fleischer

Occupation  Film actress and model

Doris Merrick (born June 6, 1919, in Chicago, Illinois) is a retired American actress active in film and television during the 1940s and 1950s. Born Doris Simpson, she had five brothers and four sisters. She worked as a model before signing a contract with Warner Brothers in 1941. She was first given the name Beth Drake but changed to Doris Merrick not long after. She made her film debut the following year in Girl Trouble. Her professional acting career ended in 1955. She was married to boxer Max Merrick.


  • Girl Trouble (1942) as Susan
  • That Other Woman (1942) as Irene
  • Time to Kill (1942) as Linda Conquest Murdock
  • Heaven Can Wait (1943) as Nellie Brown
  • Ladies of Washington (1944) as Susan
  • In the Meantime, Darling (1944) as Mrs. MacAndrews
  • The Big Noise (1944) as Evelyn
  • Sensation Hunters (1945) as Julie Rogers
  • This Love of Ours (1945) as Vivian
  • Hit the Hay (1945) as Sally Mansfield
  • Child of Divorce (1946) as Louise Norman
  • The Pilgrim Lady (1947) as Millicent Rankin
  • The Counterfeiters (1948) as Margo Talbot
  • The Fighting Stallion (1950) as Jeanne Barton
  • Untamed Women (1952) as Sandra
  • The Neanderthal Man (1953) as Ruth Marshall
  • Interrupted Melody (1955) as nurse
  • References

    Doris Merrick Wikipedia

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