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Samantha Eggar

Actress | Soundtrack
KNOWN FOR 
Hercules (1997) | The Brood (1979) | Doctor Dolittle (1967)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 3 nominations More »
BORN 
Mar 5, 1939 (age 77)
HEIGHT 
5' 5" (1.65m)
GUILDS *
AFTRA | ACTRA | SAG
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (32 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (65 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for MetalocalypseMetalocalypse (TV Series) Whale (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for The Nine Lives of Chloe KingThe Nine Lives of Chloe King (TV Series) Olivia Rezza (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for MentalMental (TV Series) Margo Stroud (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 2
  • Primary photo for Commander in ChiefCommander in Chief (TV Series) Sara Templeton (9 episodes, 2005–2006)  Less 2005–2006 9
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  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Sister Vivian Dole (2003) (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for She SpiesShe Spies (TV Series) Huffy English Woman (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for All My ChildrenAll My Children (TV Series) Charlotte Devane (20 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 20
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  • Primary photo for HerculesHercules (TV Series) Hera (7 episodes, 1998–1999)  Less 1998–1999 7
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  • Primary photo for Loss of FaithLoss of Faith (TV Movie) Insp. Strong  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Everything to GainEverything to Gain (TV Movie) Diana Keswick  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Legend of Sarmoti: Siegfried & RoyThe Legend of Sarmoti: Siegfried & Roy (TV Series) Actress  Less 1996– 
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Princess Catherine Lanier (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for ABC Weekend SpecialsABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) Queen of the Night (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
    • The Magic Flute (Apr 30, 1994) Queen of the Night (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Secrets of Lake SuccessThe Secrets of Lake Success (TV Mini-series) Diana Westley (3 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 3
  • Primary photo for The Legend of Prince ValiantThe Legend of Prince Valiant (TV Series) Queen Guinevere (65 episodes, 1991–1993)  Less 1991–1993 65
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  • Primary photo for A Case for MurderA Case for Murder (TV Movie) Ellen Denvers  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Camille Bancroft (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Mann & MachineMann & Machine (TV Series) Dr. Anna Kapler (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
    • Prototype (Apr 5, 1992) Dr. Anna Kapler  Less
  • Primary photo for P.J. SparklesP.J. Sparkles (TV Movie) Mrs. O'Mally / Crown (voice)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Katherine Randolph (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: The Next GenerationStar Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) Marie Picard (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
    • Family (Sep 29, 1990) Marie Picard  Less
  • Primary photo for A Ghost in Monte CarloA Ghost in Monte Carlo (TV Movie) Jeanne  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Falcon CrestFalcon Crest (TV Series) Maggie Gioberti (1 episode)  Less 1981–1990 1
  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Claire Staggs (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Ory Palmer (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for 1st & Ten1st & Ten (TV Series) Sybil Nelson (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Lisa Talbot (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Love Among ThievesLove Among Thieves (TV Movie) Solange  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for StingrayStingray (TV Series) Camilla Rousseau (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Echoes (Feb 6, 1987) Camilla Rousseau  Less
  • Primary photo for OutlawsOutlaws (TV Series) Sister Rachel (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Hymn (Jan 31, 1987) Sister Rachel  Less
  • Primary photo for HotelHotel (TV Series) Elizabeth Oliver (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
    • Cry Wolf (Dec 25, 1985) Elizabeth Oliver  Less
  • Primary photo for George Burns Comedy WeekGeorge Burns Comedy Week (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of the UnexpectedTales of the Unexpected (TV Series) Gwen Carter (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Finder of Lost LovesFinder of Lost Loves (TV Series) Megan Brody (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Magnum, P.I.Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) Laura Bennett (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Marta Quintessa (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Hart to HartHart to Hart (TV Series) Jillian Rawlings (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for For the Term of His Natural LifeFor the Term of His Natural Life (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Vickers (2 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983 2
  • Primary photo for DarkroomDarkroom (TV Series) Miss Alexis St. Clair (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
    • Exit Line (Jan 15, 1982) Miss Alexis St. Clair  Less
  • Primary photo for Aloha ParadiseAloha Paradise (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Meg Chase / Mary-Louise Murphy (2 episodes, 1979–1981)  Less 1979–1981 2
  • Primary photo for HagenHagen (TV Series) Livia (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Helena Marsh (2 episodes, 1978–1979)  Less 1978–1979 2
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-OHawaii Five-O (TV Series) Agnes du Bois (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Ziegfeld: The Man and His WomenZiegfeld: The Man and His Women (TV Movie) Billie Burke  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for FamilyFamily (TV Series) Norah McKay (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Starsky and HutchStarsky and Hutch (TV Series) Charlotte (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for ColumboColumbo (TV Series) Vivian Brandt (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for BarettaBaretta (TV Series) Laurie Eckhardt (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for The Killer Who Wouldn't DieThe Killer Who Wouldn't Die (TV Movie) Anne Roland  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Hemingway PlayThe Hemingway Play (TV Movie) Glynis  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Legendary Curse of the Hope DiamondThe Legendary Curse of the Hope Diamond (TV Movie) Evalyn Walsh McLean  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Lucas TannerLucas Tanner (TV Series) Angela Bowman (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Shattered (Feb 19, 1975) Angela Bowman  Less
  • Primary photo for All the Kind StrangersAll the Kind Strangers (TV Movie) Carol Ann  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Man of DestinyThe Man of Destiny (TV Movie) The Strange Lady  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Love StoryLove Story (TV Series) Ruth Wilson (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Double IndemnityDouble Indemnity (TV Movie) Phyllis Dietrichson  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Anna and the KingAnna and the King (TV Series) Anna Leonowens (13 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972 13
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  • Primary photo for The SaintThe Saint (TV Series) Claire Avery (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • Marcia (Oct 24, 1963) Claire Avery  Less
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Manderin (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Ghost SquadGhost Squad (TV Series) Mina (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) Lily (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night PlayBBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-series) Virginia Otis (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for RendezvousRendezvous (TV Series) Joan (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Rob RoyRob Roy (TV Series) Diana Vernon (5 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961 5
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Self (12 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest Family FilmsThe 100 Greatest Family Films (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1986–2004)  Less 1986–2004
  • Primary photo for CorwinCorwin (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1996 $150K
  • Primary photo for Vicki!Vicki! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Dors: The Other DianaDors: The Other Diana (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Mag magazineMag magazine (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Unknown PowersUnknown Powers Hostess  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The 38th Annual Academy AwardsThe 38th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in Leading Role  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror PicksPop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks (TV Series) Nola Carveth (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • The Brood (Oct 16, 2015) Nola Carveth (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Confessions of a Horror BabyConfessions of a Horror Baby (TV Series) Samantha Sherwood (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Curtains (Jul 12, 2011) Samantha Sherwood (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Muchachada nuiMuchachada nui (TV Series) Madre (segment "Mundo viejuno: Pasa tiempo con tus hijos") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Episode #4.3 (Jan 27, 2010) Madre (segment "Mundo viejuno: Pasa tiempo con tus hijos") (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cinema milCinema mil (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.8 (Sep 3, 2005) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Daytime's Greatest WeddingsDaytime's Greatest Weddings (Video) Charlotte Devane (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The American NightmareThe American Nightmare Herself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Katherine Randolph (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
    • The Murder Game (Feb 10, 1994) Katherine Randolph (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
Other (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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