Gary Merrill

Gary Merrill
1915 - 1990
Gary Merrill  American Actor

Gary Merrill dating history


Gary Merrill was previously married to Bette Davis (1950 - 1960) and Barbara Leeds.

Gary Merrill was in relationships with Joanna Barnes (1957) and Rita Hayworth (1950 - 1953).


American Actor Gary Merrill was born Gary F. Merrill on 2nd August, 1915 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA and passed away on 5th Mar 1990 Falmouth, Maine, USA aged 74. He is most remembered for All About Eve. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Gary Merrill was in an on-screen matchup with Linda Darnell in Night Without Sleep (1952).

Gary Merrill is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and Actors from Connecticut.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 10 years, 6 months 9 years, 9 months -
Dating2 3 years 1 year, 6 months 1 month, 1 day
Total4 10 years, 6 months 5 years, 7 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Gary
Last Name Merrill
Full Name at Birth Gary F. Merrill
Alternative Name Gary F. Merrill
Age 74 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd August, 1915
Birthplace Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Died 5th March, 1990
Place of Death Falmouth, Maine, USA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Buried Pine Grove Cemetery, Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine, USA
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame All About Eve
Year(s) Active 1943-1980, 1943–1980

Gary Fred Merrill (August 2, 1915 – March 5, 1990) was an American film and television actor whose credits included more than 50 feature films, a half-dozen mostly short-lived TV series, and dozens of television guest appearances. Merrill starred in All About Eve and married his co-star Bette Davis.

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Gary Merrill74 LeoActor
Joanna Barnes87 ScorpioActress
Bette Davis81 AriesActress
Rita Hayworth68 LibraActress
Barbara Leeds-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Michael (adopted)MaleBette Davis
Margot (adopted)FemaleBette Davis


The Seekers1979Capt. HullTV Show
The Littlest Hobo1979Willie BroganTV Show
Thieves1977Street ManMovie
The World of Darkness1977Dr. Thomas MadsenTV Movie
The Zodiac Murders1975Movie
Huckleberry Finn1974PapMovie
Movin' On1974Paul Lorimer, SamsonTV Show
Pueblo1973Adm. Thomas H. MoorerTV Movie
The Wide World of Mystery1973Gordon CraigTV Show
Kung Fu1972Dan HoyleTV Show
Young Dr. Kildare1972Dr. Gillespie, Dr. Leonard GillespieTV Show
Earth II1971Walter DietrichTV Movie
Cannon1971Andrew McGillTV Show
The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour1971Archie Bunker, variousTV Show
The Secret of the Sacred Forest1970Mike ParksMovie
Summer Is Forever1970EachanTV Movie
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969Orlando 'Cord' CordayTV Show
Medical Center1969Jason NormanTV Show
Then Came Bronson1969Inspector OtisTV Show
Amarsi male1969Ingegner Andrea SorianiMovie
The Power1968Mark CorlaneMovie
Run, Psycho, Run1968George DennisonMovie
The Incident1967Douglas McCannMovie
The Last Challenge1967Squint CallowayMovie
Hondo1967Gen. Philip SheridanTV Show
Around the World Under the Sea1966Dr. August 'Gus' BorenMovie
Cast a Giant Shadow1966Pentagon Chief of Staff (scenes deleted)Movie
Ride Beyond Vengeance1966Dub StokesMovie
The Time Tunnel1966Sen. Leroy ClarkTV Show
Destination Inner Space1966Dr. LaSatierMovie
The Dangerous Days of Kiowa Jones1966Marshal DuncanTV Movie
A Man Called Shenandoah1965Sheriff Ben SumnerTV Show
Branded1965Aaron ShieldsTV Show
For the People1965Carl WhaleyTV Show
The Woman Who Wouldn't Die1965Raymond GarthMovie
Profiles in Courage1964John MarshallTV Show
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea1964ParkTV Show
NET Playhouse1964BarneyTV Show
The Reporter1964Lou SheldonTV Show
The Searching Eye1964NarratorShort Film
Suspense1964TV Show
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963John PerryTV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963Mark JordanTV Show
The Outer Limits1963Dr. James Hamilton, Major Roger BrothersTV Show
Hong Kong un addio1963Movie
A Girl Named Tamiko1962Max WilsonMovie
Combat!1962Capt. AugustTV Show
Sam Benedict1962Sgt. Bill MerrimanTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Harry Jarvis, John PembertonTV Show
The Doctors and the Nurses1962James LloydTV Show
Mysterious Island1961Gideon SpilittMovie
The Great Impostor1961Pa DemaraMovie
The Pleasure of His Company1961James DoughertyMovie
Alcoa Premiere1961Jim HunterTV Show
Ben Casey1961Miles HoughtonTV Show
Bus Stop1961Frank EverestTV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961Harry SellersTV Show
The New Breed1961Karl LippertTV Show
The Savage Eye1960The PoetMovie
Checkmate1960Ernie StoneTV Show
Outlaws1960Frank DentonTV Show
The Wonderful Country1959Maj. Stark ColtonMovie
Laramie1959Ed FarrellTV Show
Rawhide1959Jed MasonTV Show
The Twilight Zone1959Sgt. Joseph ParadineTV Show
New York Confidential1959TV Show
Rhapsody of Steel1959Narrator (voice)Short Film
The Missouri Traveler1958Doyle MageeMovie
Cimarron City1958Joshua NewtonTV Show
Crash Landing1958Capt. Steve WilliamsMovie
Pursuit1958Det. Eddie HackettTV Show
Suspicion1957TV Show
Wagon Train1957Zeke ThomasTV Show
Alcoa Theatre1957Dick BowenTV Show
Rendezvous1957TV Show
Playhouse 901956Louis, McBurnie, Walter HubbardTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Ken Kenyon, Luke Cannon, Noah RawlinsTV Show
Navy Wife1956Jack BlainMovie
Bermuda Affair1956Bob ScoffieldMovie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955Carl Adams, Cash Bentley, Joseph PondTV Show
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre1955DicksenTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Alan Byrnes, David TraskTV Show
The Alcoa Hour1955Johnny Davis, Walter KeyserTV Show
Star Stage1955TV Show
Witness to Murder1954Lawrence MathewsMovie
Studio 571954TV Show
The Black Dakotas1954Brock Marsh posing as Zachary PaigeMovie
The Human Jungle1954Police Capt. John DanforthMovie
Justice1954Jason TylerTV Show
The Mask1954Walter GuilfoyleTV Show
A Blueprint for Murder1953Fred SargentMovie
G.E. True Theater1953John Dwight, McMastersTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953Bill Masters, Lou MasonTV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953Dennis, Major Mead, WakemanTV Show
Willys Theatre Presenting Ben Hecht's Tales of the City1953TV Show
Phone Call from a Stranger1952David L. TraskMovie
The Girl in White1952Dr. Seth PawlingMovie
Night Without Sleep1952Richard MortonMovie
Another Man's Poison1951George BatesMovie
Decision Before Dawn1951Col. DevlinMovie
Rawhide1951Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
The Frogmen1951Lt. Cmdr. Pete VincentMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951John Beasley, NashTV Show
All About Eve1950Bill SimpsonMovie
Where the Sidewalk Ends1950Tommy ScaliseMovie
Danger1950TV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950Felice BenuzziTV Show
Mother Didn't Tell Me1950Dr. Peter RobertsMovie
Slattery's Hurricane1949Cmdr. E.T. KramerMovie
Twelve O'Clock High1949Col. DavenportMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948Paul GormayTV Show
Winged Victory1944Capt. McIntyre (as Cpl. Garry Merrill)Movie
This Is the Army1943Backstage MP on Right (uncredited)Movie
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