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  • BIRTH 11/05/1896
  • DEATH 15/05/1980
  • Country United States
  • SHOWS 2
  • MOVIES 9

Lela Bliss

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Lela Bliss (May 11, 1896 – May 15, 1980) was an American actress. She made her first silent film, Pretty Mrs. Smith, in 1915 and appeared in at least over 40 movies until the 1960s. Bliss appeared in supporting roles and bit parts in Hollywood films such as The Dark Mirror (1946), Miracle on 34th Street (1947) and Intruder in the Dust (1949). She often played mothers, neighbours or society women. Since the 1950s, Bliss also appeared frequently on popular television shows including "My Little Margie" as Trixie Wilson, the mother of Margie's boyfriend in the 1952 episode "Vern's Chums", The Twilight Zone, Maverick, Mister Ed and The Addams Family. She ended her acting career with a guest role in That Girl in 1967.

Lela Bliss

Shows (2)

The Twilight Zone
The Twilight Zone
Mrs. Chester
Four Star Playhouse
Four Star Playhouse
Emma Kinsolving

Movies (9)

The Dark Mirror
The Dark Mirror
Mrs. Didriksen
Miracle on 34th Street
Miracle on 34th Street
Mrs. Shellhammer (uncredited)
The Snake Pit
The Snake Pit
Miss Greene
Auntie Mame
Auntie Mame
Party Guest (uncredited)
Intruder in the Dust
Intruder in the Dust
Mrs. Mallison
Without Reservations
Without Reservations
Bertha Randall (uncredited)
The Twilight Zone: A 60th Anniversary Celebration
The Twilight Zone: A 60th Anniversary…
Mrs. Chester (archive footage)
Bells Are Ringing
Bells Are Ringing
Party guest
The Blue Gardenia
The Blue Gardenia
Miss Stanley (uncredited)