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Nan Martin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Nan Martin (July 15, 1927 – March 4, 2010) was an American actress who starred in movies and on television. Born in Decatur, Illinois and raised in Santa Monica, California, her first film role was The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956). Her other film roles included The Mugger (1958), Doctor Detroit (1983), All of Me (1984), A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) where she played the role of Amanda Krueger, the mother of killer Freddy Krueger. Her last film role is in 2005's Thicker than Water. Martin starred on Mr. Sunshine. Her other well known roles were in the 1983 miniseries The Thorn Birds and on the soap opera Santa Barbara. She had a recurring role on the ABC hit TV series The Drew Carey Show as Mrs. Lauder. She made many guest appearances on various television series, some of those appearances range from Ben Casey, The Untouchables, The Twilight Zone, and Star Trek: The Next Generation as Victoria Miller in the season 1 episode "Haven", and she played Rose, the secretary of murderer Alex Brady in the Columbo television movie, Murder, Smoke and Shadows. She appeared on two episodes of The Golden Girls: first as the mean-spirited and nasty Frieda Claxton, who was told to drop dead by Rose Nylund, which she did. She also portrayed Philomena, a friend of Sophia Petrillo's from Sicily, who claimed that Dorothy was really her daughter and not Sophia's. Description above from the Wikipedia article Nan Martin,licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 15, 1927 In Decatur, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
66
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie Greener Mountains 2005-06-25
Known For
Poster of Six Feet Under
Poster of The Twilight Zone
Poster of The Other Side of the Mountain: Part II
Poster of The Twilight Zone
Filmography

Greener Mountains (2005)

Romance Drama
Movie
as M

Nip/Tuck (2003)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.8 77 votes

Push, Nevada (2002)

Mystery
Series
as Unknown
5.3 2 votes

Dancing at the Harvest Moon (2002)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Harriet Finnigan
5.5 2 votes

Six Feet Under (2001)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.1 186 votes

Shallow Hal (2001)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Nurse Tanya Peeler
5.6 594 votes

Crossing Jordan (2001)

Drama
Series
as Lydia
7 22 votes

Murder in the Mirror (2000)

Movie
6 1 votes

Big Eden (2000)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Widow Thayer
6.1 12 votes

Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8.1 138 votes

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)

Crime Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
6.3 173 votes

The Invisible Man (2000)

Comedy Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
6.8 14 votes

Maximum Bob (1998)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

The Practice (1997)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.5 22 votes

Profiler (1996)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 14 votes

Last Gasp (1995)

Horror Thriller
Movie
as Mrs. Hardwick
5 2 votes

The Drew Carey Show (1995)

Comedy
Series
as Mrs. Louder
6.2 38 votes

The 5 Mrs. Buchanans (1994)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Chicago Hope (1994)

Soap Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.2 15 votes

Monty (1994)

Series
as Unknown

ER (1994)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.1 77 votes

Mother of the Bride (1993)

Drama
Movie
as Beatrice

The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. (1993)

Western Comedy Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.4 18 votes

A Woman Named Jackie (1991)

Drama
Series

Baywatch (1989)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.1 71 votes

Major Dad (1989)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.8 8 votes

Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987)

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.1 294 votes

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)

Horror Thriller
Movie
as Sister Mary Helena / Amanda Krueger
6.3 285 votes

Mr. Sunshine (1986)

Series

L.A. Law (1986)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.1 14 votes

The Golden Girls (1985)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 54 votes

The Twilight Zone (1985)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.3 39 votes

Santa Barbara (1984)

Soap Drama
Series
as Unknown
3.5 4 votes

The Winter of Our Discontent (1983)

Movie
as Mrs. Baker

St. Elsewhere (1982)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.5 12 votes

A Small Circle of Friends (1980)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Mrs. Baxter
6 1 votes

Loving Couples (1980)

Movie
as Nurse

Hart to Hart (1979)

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
6.4 20 votes

The Runaways (1978)

Series
as Unknown

The Other Side of the Mountain: Part II (1978)

Drama Romance
Movie
as June Kinmont

The War Widow (1976)

Drama
Movie
as Annie
7 1 votes

Ellery Queen (1975)

Mystery Drama
Series
as Unknown
9 3 votes

The Other Side of the Mountain (1975)

Romance Drama
Movie
as June Kinmont
5.5 5 votes

The Young Nurses (1973)

Thriller Drama
Movie
as Woman Reporter
4 1 votes

The Sixth Sense (1972)

Mystery Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown

The Streets of San Francisco (1972)

Crime Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.2 16 votes

Goodbye, Columbus (1969)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as madame Patimkin
4.3 8 votes

Room 222 (1969)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.1 5 votes

Columbo (1968)

Crime Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.7 85 votes

Three in the Attic (1968)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Dean Nazarin
5 1 votes

The Mod Squad (1968)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.6 5 votes

For Love of Ivy (1968)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Doris Austin
6.5 1 votes

Lancer (1968)

Western
Series
as Unknown
0.5 1 votes

Mannix (1967)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.8 10 votes

Mission: Impossible (1966)

Action & Adventure Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.2 34 votes

The F.B.I. (1965)

Drama Crime
Series
as Unknown
3.8 6 votes

The Trials of O'Brien (1965)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
9 1 votes

Bewitched (1964)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 46 votes

Toys in the Attic (1963)

Drama
Movie
as Charlotte Warkins
7.5 2 votes

The Fugitive (1963)

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.9 11 votes

Ben Casey (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 3 votes

The New Breed (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
9 1 votes

The Twilight Zone (1959)

Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.2 134 votes

The Mugger (1958)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Claire Townsend
5.2 3 votes

Perry Mason (1957)

Mystery Drama Crime Family
Series
as Unknown
7.9 23 votes

Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)

Drama
Series
as Unknown