Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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Tippi Hedren Biography (1935-)
Full name, Nathalie Kay Hedren; born January 19, 1935 (some sources cite 1931), in New Ulm, MN; daughter of Bernard Carl and Dorothea Henrietta (maiden name, Eckhardt) Hedren; married Peter Griffith (a real estate broker; marriageended, 1961); married Noel Marshall (a producer, director, writer, and actor), September 27, 1964 (marriage ended, 1982); married Luis Barrenecha, 1985; children: (first marriage) Melanie Griffith (an actress). Addresses: Agent: Media Artists Group, 6404 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 950, Los Angeles, CA 90048.
- Birth Details
- January 19, 1935
- New Ulm, Minnesota, United States
- (Film debut) Ice Box, The Petty Girl (also known as Girl of theYear), Columbia, 1950
- Melanie Daniels, The Birds, Universal, 1963
- Marnie Edgar (title role), Marnie, Universal, 1964
Satan's Harvest (also known as Devil's Harvest), 1965
- Martha Mears, A Countess from Hong Kong, Universal, 1969
- Rita Armstrong, Tiger by the Tail, Commonwealth, 1970
The Man and the Albatross, 1970
- Margaret Tenhausen, The Harrad Experiment, Cinerama, 1973
Mr. Kingstreet's War (also known as Heroes Die Hard), 1973
Adonde (also known as Where the Wind Dies and Muere el viento), 1975
- Madeleine, Roar, Alpha-Filmways, 1981
- Elizabeth Morgan, Foxfire Light, 1982
- Clara, In the Cold of the Night, 1989
- Chastity, Deadly Spygames, 1989
- Florence Peters, Pacific Heights, 1990
- Evelyn Hill, Teresa's Tattoo, 1994
- Dr. Marcia Stevens, Inevitable Grace, 1994
Sense, Sixth, 1995
Mind Lies, 1995
- Jessica Weiss, Citizen Ruth (also known as Meet Ruth Stoops), Miramax, 1996
- Dottie, Mulligans, 1997
- Maylinda, I Woke Up Early the Day I Died (also known as Ed Wood's I Woke Up Early the Day I Died and I Awoke Early the Day I Died), Cinequanon Pictures International, 1998
- Herself, Internet Love, 1998
Expose, AMCO Entertainment, 1998
- Lillian Glosner, The Storytellers, 1999
- Herself, The Hand behind the Mouse: The Ub Iwerks Story, Buena Vista, 1999
Roar, Alpha-Filmways, 1981
- Helen McClain, The Bold and the Beautiful (also known as Glamour and Top Models), 1990-91 and 1992-93
- Host of the series New Yorkers.
- Waitress, "Man from the South," Alfred Hitchcock Presents, NBC, 1985
- Arleen, Return to Green Acres, CBS, 1990
- Teresa Mathewson, Shadow of a Doubt, NBC, 1991
- Renata Bellano, Through the Eyes of a Killer (also known as TheMaster Builder), CBS, 1992
- Beverly Courtney, Perry Mason: The Case of the Skin-Deep Scandal,NBC, 1993
- Helen Matthews, The Birds II: Land's End, Showtime, 1994
- Lettie Hollister, Treacherous Beauties, CBS, 1994
- Mom, The Break Up, Cinemax, 1998
- Dixie, Replacing Dad, CBS, 1999
- Martha Jackson, The Darklings, Fox Family Channel, 1999
Run for Your Life, 1965
- Lee Anne Wickheimer, "The Trains of Silence," Kraft Suspense Theatre, 1965
- Casey Drummond, The Courtship of Eddie's Father, ABC, 1970
- Susan Victor, "Claws," The Bionic Woman, 1976
- "Hunted Harts," Hart to Hart, 1983
- Ruth Anderson, "Mookie and Pookie," Tales from the Darkside, 1984
Baby Boom, 1988
In the Heat of the Night, NBC, 1991
- Catherine Noble, "Bloodlines," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993
- "I Never Promised You Charoses, Martin," Dream On, HBO, 1994
- "She Won't Do It, but Her Sister Will," Dream On, HBO, 1995
- "Second Time Aground," Dream On, HBO, 1996
- Alfreda Perkins, "Psychodrama," Chicago Hope, CBS, 1998
- "Stanley Babson--Win, Place, or Show," Arli$$, HBO, 1998
- Voice, Invasion America, The WB, 1998
The Hollywood Fashion Machine, E! Entertainment Television, 1999
- Ginger, The Strip, UPN, 1999
- Manager, "Simple Simon," Hollywood Off-Ramp, E! Entertainment Television, 2000
- Performed as voice of Donna Day, "Mean Seasons," The New Batman/Superman Adventures.
Hitchcock, Il brivido del genio (documentary; also known as TheThrill of Genius), RAI (Italy), 1985
Superstars and Their Moms, TBS, 1989
The Horror Hall of Fame II, syndicated, 1991
Life with Big Cats: Tippi Hedren and Shambala, Animal Planet, 1998
Hitchcock: Shadow of a Genius (also known as Dial H Hitchcock:The Genius behind the Showman and Dial H for Hitchcock), Turner Classics, 1999
Intimate Portrait: Betty White, Lifetime, 2000
- Presenter, The 9th Annual Genesis Awards, 1995
- Presenter, The 13th Annual Genesis Awards, 1999
- Presenter, The 14th Annual Genesis Awards, 2000
Other Television Appearances
All about Birds, 2000
- Appeared in the summer theatre productions Black Comedy and Hatful of Rain.
Forbes, September 26, 1994, p. S-142.
Let's Live, May 26, 1993, p. 18.
Literature-Film Quarterly, April 26, 1999, p. 78.
Mature Health, October 26, 1989, p. 38.
McCall's, May 26, 1991, p. 23.
New Choices for Retirement Living, September 26, 1992, p. 30.
Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service, March 10, 1994, p. 0310K1504.