Tallulah Bankhead (1902–1968)

Actress
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KNOWN FOR 
Lifeboat (1944) | Stage Door Canteen (1943) | Die! Die! My Darling! (1965)
AWARDS 
2 wins More »
AKA 
Miss Tallulah Bankhead
NICKNAME  
Tallu
BORN 
Jan 31, 1902 (died Dec 12, 1968)
HEIGHT 
5' 2½" (1.59m)

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Past Film & Video (19 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (5 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for BatmanBatman (TV Series) Black Widow ( 2 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 2
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Mme. Fragrant ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Lillian Throgmorton / Hedda Gabler ( 2 episodes, 1954–1962 )  Less 1954–1962 2
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Katherine Belmont ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Jessie Baxter ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
Self (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest ( 5 episodes, 1962–1968 )  Less 1962–1968
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  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself ( 3 episodes, 1965–1968 )  Less 1965–1968
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers Comedy HourThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Stars for IsraelStars for Israel (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Co-Host ( 5 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965
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  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Herself - Mystery Guest ( 2 episodes, 1961–1965 )  Less 1961–1965
  • Primary photo for The 15th Annual Tony AwardsThe 15th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress (Dramatic)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Gala Adlai on BroadwayGala Adlai on Broadway (TV Movie) Herself - Performer  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself ( 3 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959
  • Primary photo for The Big PartyThe Big Party (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Milton Berle ShowThe Milton Berle Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray PartyThe Arthur Murray Party (TV Series) Herself ( 3 episodes, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Lucy-Desi Comedy HourThe Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Polly Bergen ShowThe Polly Bergen Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The George Gobel ShowThe George Gobel Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Martha Raye ShowThe Martha Raye Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Herself - Actress ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Herself - Actress ( 2 episodes, 1953 )  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Herself - Actress ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Host / Actress (Sketch) / Herself - Hostess / Nurse Edith Cavell (Sketch) ( 7 episodes, 1952–1953 )  Less 1952–1953
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  • Primary photo for Hollywood on Parade No. A-6Hollywood on Parade No. A-6 (Short) Herself (uncredited)  Less 1933
Archive Footage (14 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Herself - episode of Merv Griffin Show ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • When Television Came of Age (May 29, 2014) Herself - episode of Merv Griffin Show (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Time to RememberTime to Remember (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Shepperton BabylonShepperton Babylon (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Triumph at Carville a Tale of Leprosy in AmericaTriumph at Carville a Tale of Leprosy in America Herself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Complicated WomenComplicated Women (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary SpecialI Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Casting CouchThe Casting Couch (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The World of HammerThe World of Hammer (TV Series) Mrs. Trefoile ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
    • Wicked Women (Sep 9, 1994) Mrs. Trefoile (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Making of a Legend: Gone with the WindThe Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind (TV Movie) Herself - Actress Testing for Scarlett (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode )  Less 1987– 
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Selznick YearsHollywood: The Selznick Years (TV Movie) Actress screen test (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Great StarsHollywood: The Great Stars (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Joan Lansing ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
    • Episode #8.4 (Nov 29, 1955) Joan Lansing (archive footage)  Less

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