Evelyn Ankers

Evelyn Ankers
1918 - 1985

Evelyn Ankers  English Actress

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Evelyn Ankers was previously married to Richard Denning (1942 - 1985).

Evelyn Ankers was in a relationship with Glenn Ford (1940).

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English Actress Evelyn Ankers was born on 17th August, 1918 in Valparaiso, Chile and passed away on 29th Aug 1985 Haiku, Maui, Hawaii aged 67. She is most remembered for The Wolf Man (1941). Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Evelyn Ankers is a member of the following lists: 20th-century British actresses, British film actresses and People from Valparaíso.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married1 43 years, 11 months - -
Dating1 77 years, 10 months - -
Total2 77 years, 10 months 60 years, 10 months 43 years, 11 months

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First Name Evelyn
Maiden Name Ankers
Full Name at Birth Evelyn Ankers
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th August, 1918
Birthplace Valparaiso, Chile
Died 29th August, 1985
Place of Death Haiku, Maui, Hawaii
Cause of Death Ovarian Cancer
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Wolf Man (1941)
Year(s) Active 1936–1960
Official Websites www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6695248
Friend Anne Gwynne, Peggy Ryan

Evelyn Ankers (17 August 1918 – 29 August 1985) was a British actress born in Chile. She often played variations on the role of the cultured young leading lady in many American horror films during the 1940s, most notably The Wolf Man (1941) at age 23 opposite Lon Chaney, Jr., a frequent screen partner. Known as "the Queen of the Screamers", her other films include The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942), Captive Wild Woman (1943), Son of Dracula (1943), The Mad Ghoul (1943), Jungle Woman (1944), Weird Woman (1944), The Invisible Man's Revenge (1944) and The Frozen Ghost (1945). Ankers also appeared in Hold That Ghost (1941), Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942), His Butler's Sister (1943), The Pearl of Death (1944), Pardon My Rhythm (1944), Tarzan's Magic Fountain (1949), and played Calamity Jane in The Texan Meets Calamity Jane (1950), one of many movies for which she received top billing.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Evelyn Ankers67 LeoActress
English
Richard Denning84 AriesActor
American
Glenn Ford90 TaurusActor
Canadian

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
No Greater Love1960Movie
Cheyenne1955Robbie JamesTV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955Miss LovingTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955MillicentTV Show
The Star and the Story1955Ruth McCabeTV Show
Adventures of the Falcon1954Inga GrinleyTV Show
G.E. True Theater1953TV Show
Cavalcade of America1952TV Show
Mr. & Mrs. North1952Constance NobleTV Show
The Texan Meets Calamity Jane1950Calamity JaneMovie
Tarzan's Magic Fountain1949Gloria James JessupMovie
Your Show Time1949Miss StonerTV Show
Parole, Inc.1948Jojo DumontMovie
Last of the Redmen1947Alice MunroMovie
Spoilers of the North1947Laura ReedMovie
The Lone Wolf in London1947Iris ChathamMovie
Black Beauty1946Evelyn CarringtonMovie
Flight to Nowhere1946Catherine ForrestMovie
The French Key1946Janet MorganMovie
Queen of Burlesque1946Crystal McCoyMovie
The Frozen Ghost1945Maura DanielMovie
The Fatal Witness1945Priscilla AmesMovie
Follow the Boys1944Evelyn Ankers (uncredited)Movie
The Invisible Man's Revenge1944Julie HerrickMovie
The Pearl of Death1944Naomi DrakeMovie
Weird Woman1944Ilona CarrMovie
Bowery to Broadway1944Bonnie LatourMovie
Jungle Woman1944Beth MasonMovie
Ladies Courageous1944Wilhelmina Van KronkMovie
Pardon My Rhythm1944Julia MunsonMovie
Captive Wild Woman1943Beth ColmanMovie
Hers to Hold1943Flo SimpsonMovie
His Butler's Sister1943Elizabeth CampbellMovie
Son of Dracula1943Claire CaldwellMovie
The Mad Ghoul1943Isabel LewisMovie
Crazy House1943Evelyn Ankers (uncredited)Movie
Keep 'Em Slugging1943SheilaMovie
All by Myself1943Jean WellsMovie
You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith1943Lynn SmithMovie
Eagle Squadron1942Nancy MitchellMovie
Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror1942KittyMovie
The Ghost of Frankenstein1942Elsa FrankensteinMovie
North to the Klondike1942Mary SloanMovie
The Great Impersonation1942Lady Muriel DomineyMovie
Pierre of the Plains1942Celia WellsbyMovie
Hold That Ghost1941Norma LindMovie
The Wolf Man1941Gwen ConliffeMovie
Burma Convoy1941Ann McBragelMovie
Hit the Road1941Patience RyanMovie
Bachelor Daddy1941Beth ChaseMovie
Over the Moon1939Sanitarium Patient (uncredited)Movie
Murder in the Family1938Dorothy OsborneMovie
Second Thoughts1938Molly FrameMovie
The Villiers Diamond1938Joan RaymondMovie
The Claydon Treasure Mystery1938Rosemary ShacklefordMovie
Coming of Age1938Christine SquireMovie
Fire Over England1937Lady-in-Waiting (uncredited)Movie
Knight Without Armor1937Minor Role (uncredited)Movie
Wings of the Morning1937Party Guest (uncredited)Movie
Bells of St. Mary's1937Village girlShort Film
Rembrandt1936Minor Role (uncredited)Movie
Forbidden Music1936A Lady of the Court (segment "Who said Carlini?") (uncredited)Movie
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joeMar 8, 2011

Loved her in the Sherlock Holme's movie " the Voice Of terror " as "Kitty " her snapshot from that movie is my full screen windows background


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