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Helen Hayes (I) (1900–1993)

Actress | Soundtrack
KNOWN FOR 
A Farewell to Arms (1932) | Herbie Rides Again (1974) | Airport (1970)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 10 nominations More »
AKA 
Miss Helen Hayes
NICKNAME  
First Lady of the American Theater
BORN 
Oct 10, 1900 (died Mar 17, 1993)
HEIGHT 
5' 0" (1.52m)

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Past Film & Video (21 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (38 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for GlitterGlitter (TV Series) Betsy (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Murder with MirrorsMurder with Mirrors (TV Movie) Miss Jane Marple  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Highway to HeavenHighway to Heaven (TV Series) Estelle Wicks (2 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 2
  • Primary photo for A Caribbean MysteryA Caribbean Mystery (TV Movie) Miss Jane Marple  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Love, SidneyLove, Sidney (TV Series) Mrs. Clovis (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Murder Is EasyMurder Is Easy (TV Movie) Lavinia Fullerton  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Agatha Winslow (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for A Family Upside DownA Family Upside Down (TV Movie) Emma Long  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Arthur Hailey's the MoneychangersArthur Hailey's the Moneychangers (TV Mini-series) Dr. McCartney (4 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976 4
    • Part IV (Dec 19, 1976) Dr. McCartney (credit only)  Less
    • Part III (Dec 12, 1976) Dr. McCartney  Less
    • Part II (Dec 5, 1976) Dr. McCartney (credit only)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Victory at EntebbeVictory at Entebbe (TV Movie) Etta Grossman-Wise  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-OHawaii Five-O (TV Series) Aunt Clara (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The Snoop SistersThe Snoop Sisters (TV Series) Ernesta Snoop (5 episodes, 1972–1974)  Less 1972–1974 5
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  • Primary photo for Ghost StoryGhost Story (TV Series) Miss Gilden (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
    • Alter-Ego (Oct 27, 1972) Miss Gilden (as Miss Helen Hayes)  Less
  • Primary photo for HarveyHarvey (TV Movie) Veta Louise Simmons  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Here's LucyHere's Lucy (TV Series) Mrs. Kathleen Brady (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Do Not Fold, Spindle or MutilateDo Not Fold, Spindle or Mutilate (TV Movie) Sophie Tate Curtis  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for NET PlayhouseNET Playhouse (TV Series) Multiple Roles (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Front PageThe Front Page (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Arsenic and Old LaceArsenic and Old Lace (TV Movie) Abby Brewster  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for TarzanTarzan (TV Series) Mrs. Wilson (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The ChristophersThe Christophers (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Bell Telephone HourThe Bell Telephone Hour (TV Series) Baroness Nadedja von Meck (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Play of the WeekPlay of the Week (TV Series) Mother Hildebrand / Madame Ranevskaya (2 episodes, 1959–1960)  Less 1959–1960 2
  • Primary photo for Cradle SongCradle Song (TV Movie) The Vicaress  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Dow Hour of Great MysteriesDow Hour of Great Mysteries (TV Series) Cornelia Van Gorder (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
    • The Bat (Mar 31, 1960) Cornelia Van Gorder  Less
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Mother Seraphim / Mrs. Austin (3 episodes, 1954–1959)  Less 1954–1959 3
  • Primary photo for Ah, Wilderness!Ah, Wilderness! (TV Movie) Essie  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Mrs. Howard V. Larue III / Bessie Arlington / Mrs. Kirby (7 episodes, 1952–1958)  Less 1952–1958 7
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  • Primary photo for The Alcoa HourThe Alcoa Hour (TV Series) Mrs. Gilling (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Sister Theresa (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Producers' ShowcaseProducers' Showcase (TV Series) Mrs. Antrobus (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Best of BroadwayThe Best of Broadway (TV Series) Abby Brewster / Fanny Cavendish (2 episodes, 1954–1955)  Less 1954–1955 2
  • Primary photo for The Motorola Television HourThe Motorola Television Hour (TV Series) Frances Parry (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Medallion TheatreMedallion Theatre (TV Series) Harriet Beecher Stowe (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
    • Battle Hymn (Nov 7, 1953) Harriet Beecher Stowe  Less
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Actress (3 episodes, 1951)  Less 1951 3
  • Primary photo for Pulitzer Prize PlayhousePulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series) Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots / Gwenny Bean (2 episodes, 1950–1951)  Less 1950–1951 2
  • Primary photo for Robert Montgomery PresentsRobert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) Queen Victoria (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for The Prudential Family PlayhouseThe Prudential Family Playhouse (TV Series) Elizabeth Moulton-Barrett (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950 1
Self (58 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for MGM: When the Lion RoarsMGM: When the Lion Roars (TV Mini-series) Herself (2 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1987–1991)  Less 1987–1991
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1970–1990)  Less 1970–1990
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 Stars IIINight of 100 Stars III (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Herself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Talking PicturesTalking Pictures (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 41st Annual Tony AwardsThe 41st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Tribute to George Abbott  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Liberty WeekendLiberty Weekend (TV Special) Herself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 40th Annual Tony AwardsThe 40th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Previous Winner  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for 'Dutch' ReaganAll-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan (TV Special) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Broadway Plays Washington on Kennedy Center TonightBroadway Plays Washington on Kennedy Center Tonight (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 StarsNight of 100 Stars (TV Special) Herself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Herself - Honoree  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Hopper's SilenceHopper's Silence Herself  Less 1981 $100K
  • Primary photo for The 35th Annual Tony AwardsThe 35th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The 34th Annual Tony AwardsThe 34th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Lawrence Langner Award  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The 32nd Annual Tony AwardsThe 32nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Best Featured Actor in a Musical  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood GreatsThe Hollywood Greats (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Hearts and MindsHearts and Minds Herself (film clip from 'My Son John') (uncredited)  Less 1974 $28K
  • Primary photo for Herbie Day at DisneylandHerbie Day at Disneyland (TV Short) Herself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for With Hands and HeartsWith Hands and Hearts (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1970–1972)  Less 1970–1972
  • Primary photo for Salute to Oscar Hammerstein IISalute to Oscar Hammerstein II (TV Special) Herself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The 44th Annual Academy AwardsThe 44th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Co-Host  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1969–1970)  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for The 24th Annual Tony AwardsThe 24th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for 13 Stars for Channel 1313 Stars for Channel 13 (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The 22nd Annual Tony AwardsThe 22nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Accepting Award for Apa- Phoenix  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Harriet Breecher Stowe / Herself (6 episodes, 1951–1965)  Less 1951–1965
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  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Herself - Mystery Guest (3 episodes, 1951–1964)  Less 1951–1964
  • Primary photo for Talent ScoutsTalent Scouts (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The 17th Annual Tony AwardsThe 17th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The 16th Annual Tony AwardsThe 16th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The 15th Annual Tony AwardsThe 15th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The Challenge of IdeasThe Challenge of Ideas (Short) Herself - Narrator  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for DirectionsDirections (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
    • Pilot (Nov 13, 1960) Herself  Less
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual Tony AwardsThe 14th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Sunday ShowcaseSunday Showcase (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray PartyThe Arthur Murray Party (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1957–1958)  Less 1957–1958
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for General Motors 50th Anniversary ShowGeneral Motors 50th Anniversary Show (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The 11th Annual Tony AwardsThe 11th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Walter Winchell ShowThe Walter Winchell Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The 10th Annual Tony AwardsThe 10th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Best Performance by Leading Actor / Actress in a Play  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Herself - Actress (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for A.N.T.A. Album of 1955A.N.T.A. Album of 1955 (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Light's Diamond JubileeLight's Diamond Jubilee (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1954 $150K
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Christmas with the StarsChristmas with the Stars (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Longines ChronoscopeLongines Chronoscope (TV Series) Herself - Member, Committee on Women in the Armed Forces (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951
    • Episode dated 12 November 1951 (Nov 12, 1951) Herself - Member, Committee on Women in the Armed Forces  Less
  • Primary photo for Showtime, U.S.A.Showtime, U.S.A. (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Goes to TownHollywood Goes to Town (Short) Herself  Less 1938
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