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King's Row ... It's a quaint turn-of-the-century small town of shady streets, swimming holes... more info $15.95was $17.99 Buy Now

Dangerously They Live ... John Garfield, Nancy Coleman, Raymond Massey. An accomplished doctor is... more info $16.95was $19.99 Buy Now

Her Sister's Secret ... Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer. Starring Felix Bressart, Nancy Coleman, Phillip... more info $10.95was $14.99 Buy Now

TCM Greatest Classic Legends... Includes: Knute Rockne All American, Kings Row, Storm Warning and The Winning... more info $12.95was $19.98 Buy Now

Devotion ... Ida Lupino, Paul Henried, Olivia deHavilland. The Brontu sisters' stories were... more info $15.96was $19.99 Buy Now

Violence ... How would World War II veterans adjust to life on the postwar home front?... more info $14.95was $17.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: January 18, 2000
Born: December 30, 1912 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Everett, Washington, USA Profession: actor

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Marilyn Coleman was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Coleman started her acting career landing roles in films, such as the drama "Looking For Mr. Goodbar" (1977) with Diane Keaton, the comedic adaptation "Which Way Is Up?" (1977) with Richard Pryor and the crime flick "Remember My Name" (1978) with Geraldine Chaplin. She also appeared in the TV movie "Nowhere to Run" (NBC, 1977-78). She also was featured in the miniseries "A Woman Called Moses" (1978-79). She worked in television in her early acting career as well, including a part on "Good Times" (CBS, 1973-79). Her career progressed to film, including a role in the Season Hubley drama "Vice Squad" (1982). She also starred in the TV movies "Aunt Mary" (1979-1980), "The Best Little Girl in the World" (ABC, 1980-81) and "Something So Right" (CBS, 1982-83). Coleman focused on film in more recent years, appearing in the dramatic comedy "The Five Heartbeats" (1991) with Robert Townsend and "Menace II Society" (1993) with Tyrin Turner. She also was featured in the TV movie "Heat Wave" (TNT, 1989-1990). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Designing Women" (CBS, 1986-1993). Coleman more...

Marilyn Coleman was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Coleman started her acting career landing roles in films, such as the drama "Looking For Mr. Goodbar" (1977) with Diane Keaton, the comedic adaptation "Which Way Is Up?" (1977) with Richard Pryor and the crime flick "Remember My Name" (1978) with Geraldine Chaplin. She also appeared in the TV movie "Nowhere to Run" (NBC, 1977-78). She also was featured in the miniseries "A Woman Called Moses" (1978-79). She worked in television in her early acting career as well, including a part on "Good Times" (CBS, 1973-79). Her career progressed to film, including a role in the Season Hubley drama "Vice Squad" (1982). She also starred in the TV movies "Aunt Mary" (1979-1980), "The Best Little Girl in the World" (ABC, 1980-81) and "Something So Right" (CBS, 1982-83). Coleman focused on film in more recent years, appearing in the dramatic comedy "The Five Heartbeats" (1991) with Robert Townsend and "Menace II Society" (1993) with Tyrin Turner. She also was featured in the TV movie "Heat Wave" (TNT, 1989-1990). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Designing Women" (CBS, 1986-1993). Coleman more recently acted in the Robert Townsend adventurous drama "The Meteor Man" (1993).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Slaves (1969) Mrs. Stillwell
2.
 That Man from Tangier (1953) Mary Ellen Sanders
3.
 Violence (1947) Ann Mason [also known as Ann Dwire]
4.
 Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) Hazel Niles
5.
 Her Sister's Secret (1946) Antoinette "Toni" Dubois
6.
 Devotion (1946) Anne Brontë
7.
 In Our Time (1944) Janina Orvid
8.
 Edge of Darkness (1943) Katja
9.
 Desperate Journey (1942) Kaethe Brahms
10.
 The Gay Sisters (1942) Susanna Gaylord
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