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Kathryn Grayson (1922–2010)

Actress | Soundtrack
KNOWN FOR 
Show Boat (1951) | Till the Clouds Roll By (1946) | Anchors Aweigh (1945)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
NICKNAME  
Graysie
BORN 
Feb 9, 1922 (died Feb 17, 2010)
HEIGHT 
5' 2" (1.57m)

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Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1940s: Stars, Stripes and SingingHollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1940s: Stars, Stripes and Singing (Video) Performer ("Make Believe", "Long Ago (and Far Away)") (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment! IIIThat's Entertainment! III Performer in Clip from 'Anchors Aweigh' (archive footage) (uncredited), Performer ("'Waltz' from 'Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48'" (1880)) (uncredited)  Less 1994 $2.5MM $275K
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment, Part IIThat's Entertainment, Part II Clip from 'Lovely to Look At' (archive footage), Performer ("Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" (1933)) (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment!That's Entertainment! Clips from 1951 version of 'Show Boat' and 'Toast of New Orleans' (archive footage), Performer ("Be My Love" (1950), "Make Believe" (1927)) (uncredited)  Less 1974 $3.2MM
  • Primary photo for The Vagabond KingThe Vagabond King Catherine de Vaucelles, Performer ("Watch Out For The Devil", "Some Day" (uncredited), "Only a Rose" (uncredited))  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Kiss Me KateKiss Me Kate Lilli Vanessi 'Katherine', Performer ("So in Love", "Wunderbar", "So in Love (reprise)", "We Open in Venice", "I Hate Men", "Kiss Me Kate (reprise)") (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for So This Is LoveSo This Is Love Grace Moore, Performer ("I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate", "Je veux vivre (Juliet's Waltz Song)", "Ciribiribin", "The Tickle Toe", "Si, mi chiamo Mimi (Mimi's Aria)", "The Kiss Waltz", "Time on My Hands", "Ah! je ris de me voir si belle (The Jewel Song)", "Voi, che sapete", "Remember", "Christ the Lord Is Risen Today", "Oh Me! Oh My!") (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for The Desert SongThe Desert Song Margot Birabeau, Performer ("Gay Parisienne", "If One Flower Grows Alone in Your Garden", "The Desert Song", "Romance", "Long Live the Night") (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Lovely to Look AtLovely to Look At Stephanie, Performer ("Smoke Gets in Your Eyes", "Lovely To Look At", "The Touch of Your Hand", "Yesterdays") (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Show BoatShow Boat Magnolia Hawks, Performer ("Make Believe" (1927), "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man" (1927), "You Are Love" (1927), "Why Do I Love You?" (1927), "After the Ball" (1892)) (uncredited)  Less 1951 $2.3MM
  • Primary photo for Grounds for MarriageGrounds for Marriage Ina Massine, Performer ("Habañera") (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for The Toast of New OrleansThe Toast of New Orleans Suzette Micheline, Performer ("Be My Love") (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for That Midnight KissThat Midnight Kiss Prudence Budell, Performer ("Verrano a te sull'aura") (uncredited)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for The Kissing BanditThe Kissing Bandit Teresa, Soundtrack ("Tomorrow Means Romance", "What's Wrong With Me?", "If I Steal A Kiss", "Señorita"), Performer ("Love is Where You Find It")  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for It Happened in BrooklynIt Happened in Brooklyn Anne Fielding, Performer ("Invention No. 1", "Time After Time", "La ci darem la mano" (uncredited), "The Bell Song (Où va la jeune Indoue ?)" (uncredited))  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Till the Clouds Roll ByTill the Clouds Roll By Magnolia Hawks (segment "Show Boat") / Kathryn Grayson, Performer ("Show Boat", "Long Ago (and Far Away)" (uncredited))  Less 1946 $2.8MM $6.7MM
  • Primary photo for Two Sisters from BostonTwo Sisters from Boston Abigail Chandler, Performer ("There Are Two Sides to Ev'ry Girl" (1946), "The Firechief's Daughter" (1946), "Down By the Ocean" (1946), "Opera Sequence Marie Antoinette" (1946), "When Romance Passes By" (1946)) (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Ziegfeld FolliesZiegfeld Follies Kathryn Grayson ('Beauty'), Performer ("There's Beauty Ev'rywhere")  Less 1945 $3.2MM
  • Primary photo for Her Highness and the BellboyHer Highness and the Bellboy Singer on Transisitor Radio (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Anchors AweighAnchors Aweigh Susan Abbott, Performer ("Jealousy (Jalousie)" (1925), "(All Of A Sudden) My Heart Sings" (1944), "Waltz from Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48" (1880)) (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Thousands CheerThousands Cheer Kathryn Jones, Performer ("Daybreak", "I Dug A Ditch", "Three Letters In The Mail Box", "Let There Be Music", "United Nations", "Sempre libera" (uncredited))  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Seven SweetheartsSeven Sweethearts Billie Van Maaster, Performer ("Tulip Time" (1942), "Mozart's Cradle Song", "You and the Waltz and I" (1942), "Little Tingle Tangle Toes" (1942), "We Gather Together", "Je suis Titania") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Rio RitaRio Rita Rita Winslow, Performer ("The Ranger's Song" (1927), "Long Before You Came Along" (1942), "Ombres Légères" ("Shadow Song") (1859) (uncredited))  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for The Vanishing VirginianThe Vanishing Virginian Rebecca Yancey, Music ("The World Was Made for You" (1942)) (uncredited), Performer ("Steal Away", "The World Was Made for You" (1942), "In the Evening by the Moonlight", "Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home?" (1902)) (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Andy Hardy's Private SecretaryAndy Hardy's Private Secretary Kathryn Land, Performer ("The Voices of Spring (Voci di primavera)", "The Mad Scene" aria from "Lucia di Lammermoor", "I've Got My Eyes On You")  Less 1941
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for MGM: When the Lion RoarsMGM: When the Lion Roars (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Waltz Serenade") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
    • The Lion in Winter (Mar 24, 1992) Performer ("Waltz Serenade") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Ideal Molloy (3 episodes, 1987–1989)  Less 1987–1989 3
  • Primary photo for BarettaBaretta (TV Series) Cameo (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Lux PlayhouseLux Playhouse (TV Series) Dr. Sally Wells (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Lone Woman (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Alice Kellen / Julie Denton (2 episodes, 1955–1956)  Less 1955–1956 2
Self (30 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment!: The Masters Behind the MusicalsThat's Entertainment!: The Masters Behind the Musicals (Video) Herself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Cole Porter in Hollywood: Too Darn HotCole Porter in Hollywood: Too Darn Hot (Video) Herself - 'Kate / Lilli' ("Kiss Me Kate")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Golden Globes 50th Anniversary CelebrationGolden Globes 50th Anniversary Celebration (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for A Century of CinemaA Century of Cinema Herself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Nelson and JeanetteNelson and Jeanette (TV Movie) Herself (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 35th Annual Thalians GalaThe 35th Annual Thalians Gala (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The 58th Annual Academy AwardsThe 58th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Performer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for 'Dutch' ReaganAll-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan (TV Special) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Gene KellyAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Gene Kelly (TV Special) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Looks FamiliarLooks Familiar (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Mario Lanza: The American CarusoMario Lanza: The American Caruso (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Gene Kelly: An American in PasadenaGene Kelly: An American in Pasadena (TV Special) Herself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Amazing World of Psychic PhenomenaThe Amazing World of Psychic Phenomena Psychic Detective  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1972–1973)  Less 1972–1973
  • Primary photo for The 38th Annual Academy AwardsThe 38th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Accepting the Award for Phyllis Dalton  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1960–1961)  Less 1960–1961
  • Primary photo for ShowtimeShowtime (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1960–1961)  Less 1960–1961
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Herself - Guest Panelist (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1956–1959)  Less 1956–1959
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Pat Boone-Chevy ShowroomThe Pat Boone-Chevy Showroom (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Herself - Mystery Guest (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Bob Crosby ShowThe Bob Crosby Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Jackie Gleason ShowThe Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest Soprano Opera Vocalist / Hostess (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
    • Music U.S.A. (Mar 23, 1957) Herself - Guest Soprano Opera Vocalist / Hostess  Less
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Herself - Actress (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949
Archive Footage (13 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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