Allyn Ann McLerie

Allyn Ann McLerie
1926 - 2018

Allyn Ann McLerie  Canadian Actress

Rest in Peace Allyn Ann McLerie.
Passed away on 21st May, 2018 aged 91.

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Allyn Ann McLerie was previously married to George Gaynes (1953 - 2016) and Adolph Green (1945 - 1953).


Canadian Actress Allyn Ann McLerie was born on 1st December, 1926 in Grand-Mère, Québec, Canada and passed away on 21st May 2018 North Bend, Washington, U.S. aged 91. She is most remembered for They Shoot Horses, Don't They?. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Allyn Ann McLerie was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Gordon Jump in WKRP in Cincinnati (1978) and John Hillerman in The Love Boat (1977).

Allyn Ann McLerie is a member of the following lists: 2018 deaths, Dancers from New York (state) and Musicians from Brooklyn.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 63 years, 3 months 36 years, 3 months 9 years, 4 months
Total2 63 years, 3 months 36 years, 3 months 9 years, 4 months


First Name Allyn
Middle Name Ann
Last Name Gaynes
Maiden Name McLerie
Full Name at Birth Allyn Ann McLerie
Age 91 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st December, 1926
Birthplace Grand-Mère, Québec, Canada
Died 21st May, 2018
Place of Death North Bend, Washington, U.S.
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality Canadian
Occupation Text Actress, singer, dancer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Year(s) Active 1943–93, 1943–1993

Allyn Ann McLerie (December 1, 1926 – May 21, 2018) was a Canadian-born Brooklyn-reared actress, singer, and dancer who worked with many Golden-Age musical theatre's major choreographers, including George Balanchine, Agnes de Mille, and Jerome Robbins.

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Allyn Ann McLerie91 SagittariusActress
George Gaynes98 TaurusActor
Adolph Green87 SagittariusComposer


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
MatthewMaleGeorge Gaynes
IyaFemale195563 years oldGeorge Gaynes


Police Academy: Mission to Moscow1994Irina Petrovskaya (uncredited)Movie
Brooklyn Bridge1991Emma, Emma BrooksTV Show
The New WKRP in Cincinnati1991Carmen CarlsonTV Show
Dirty Dancing1988Baby's MotherTV Show
Stranger in My Bed1987Shirley HunterTV Movie
The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd1987Florence BickfordTV Show
Comedy Factory1985Edna McCauleyTV Show
Mr. Belvedere1985Isabel CarsolaTV Show
Punky Brewster1984Lois Dent, Maggie McLerieTV Show
The Duck Factory1984Skip's MotherTV Show
Domestic Life1984Enid HamiltonTV Show
Living Proof: The Hank Williams, Jr. Story1983Audrey WilliamsTV Movie
The Thorn Birds1983Mrs. SmithTV Show
Two Kinds of Love1983Aunt EmilyTV Movie
The Renegades1983ConnieTempletonTV Show
Webster1983Theo GablerTV Show
After George1983RoseTV Show
Rascals and Robbers: The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn1982Aunt PollyTV Movie
Knight Rider1982Marietta MatthesonTV Show
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers1982Doris PalmerTV Show
St. Elsewhere1982Roxanne ReedTV Show
Fantasies1982ShirleyTV Movie
Dynasty1981Dr. B. Forrester, Dr. MorrellTV Show
Simon & Simon1981Edith 'Edie' KrelmanTV Show
Beulah Land1980Edna DavisTV Show
The Oldest Living Graduate1980Mrs. HamptonTV Movie
To Find My Son1980Mrs. BraggsTV Movie
Benson1979Louise HillTV Show
Hart to Hart1979Pearl DankoTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979Henrietta, Hettie GatesTV Show
A Shining Season1979Polly BakerTV Movie
And Baby Makes Six1979Dora FinleyTV Movie
The Paper Chase1978Mrs. Emily HartTV Show
WKRP in Cincinnati1978Carmen CarlsonTV Show
Having Babies1978JeanTV Show
Sister Terri1978Mother Superior HelenMovie
Lou Grant1977Betty Newman, Martha EmmettTV Show
The Love Boat1977Cynthia Parker, Liliane PrendergastTV Show
All the President's Men1976Carolyn AbbottMovie
The Entertainer1976Mrs. PaskoTV Movie
The Tony Randall Show1976Miss Janet ReubnerTV Show
Death Scream1975Alice WhitmoreTV Movie
Baretta1975Madame ShimaTV Show
Barney Miller1975Harriet ShultonTV Show
Medical Story1975TV Show
We'll Get By1975Cousin EmilyTV Show
Someone I Touched1975JeanTV Movie
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn1974Miss MartinTV Movie
Born Innocent1974Emma LaskoTV Movie
France Inc.1974L'AméricaineMovie
Kodiak1974MargaretTV Show
Cinderella Liberty1973Miss WatkinsMovie
The Way We Were1973Rhea EdwardsMovie
Love Story1973VivianTV Show
Howzer1973Faye CarsellMovie
Jeremiah Johnson1972Crazy WomanMovie
The Cowboys1972Ellen PriceMovie
The Magnificent Seven Ride!1972Mrs. DonavanMovie
Circle of Fear1972Miss TateTV Show
The Delphi Bureau1972GinnyTV Show
Young Dr. Kildare1972TV Show
Cannon1971Mrs. GlenTV Show
Nichols1971MaggieTV Show
The Waltons1971Marjorie Simmons, Mrs. Maybelle SimmonsTV Show
Monte Walsh1970Mary EagleMovie
The Reivers1969AlisonMovie
They Shoot Horses, Don't They?1969ShirlMovie
Medical Center1969Jan, MarionTV Show
My World and Welcome to It1969Mrs. McGrawTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Dorothy Harnolds, Helen Porter, Marie ValeTV Show
40 Pounds of Trouble1962Blanchard's secretary (uncredited)Movie
Bonanza1959Charity MoffetTV Show
Battle Cry1955Ruby - Waitress in Diner (as Allyn McLerie)Movie
Phantom of the Rue Morgue1954Yvonne (as Allyn McLerie)Movie
Calamity Jane1953Katie Brown (as Allyn McLerie)Movie
The Desert Song1953Azuri (as Allyn McLerie)Movie
Where's Charley?1952Amy Spettigue (as Allyn McLerie)Movie
Words and Music1948Singer in Garrick Gaeities (uncredited)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (5)

daniel devlinMar 6, 2012

fantastic actress..i worked in a cinema as a projectionest..and loved showing her movies

karinMay 1, 2011

i Love Ms McLerie in Calamity Jane! she is beautiful and talented in all her roles, but that is my favorite!

John L. MillerMar 21, 2011

I saw her as "Amy" in the original "Where's Charley" and she was terrific.

Ralph M DeGrandisApr 18, 2010

I saw Allyn in the movie Desert Song, and her beauty and dancing was just overwhelming !

George RussellFeb 6, 2008

She is my Aunt

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