Merry Anders

Merry Anders
1932 - 2012

Merry Anders  American Actress


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Merry Anders was previously married to Richard Benedict (1986 - 2012) and John G. Stephens (1955 - 1956).


American Actress Merry Anders was born Mary Helen Anderson on 22nd May, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, USA and passed away on 28th Oct 2012 Encino, California, USA aged 80. She is most remembered for The Stu Erwin Show".... Joyce Erwin. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Merry Anders was in 6 on-screen matchups, including Don Dubbins in Bonanza (1959), Hal March in Hear Me Good (1957), John Conte in Perry Mason (1957), Ken Scott in Raiders from Beneath the Sea (1964) and Peter Graves in Death in Small Doses (1957).

Merry Anders is a member of the following lists: American film actors, People from Los Angeles, California and American female models.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 27 years, 10 months 14 years, 10 months 1 year, 10 months
Total2 27 years, 10 months 14 years, 10 months 1 year, 10 months


First Name Merry
Last Name Anders
Full Name at Birth Mary Helen Anderson
Alternative Name Merry A. Benedict
Age 80 (age at death) years
Birthday 22nd May, 1932
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died 28th October, 2012
Place of Death Encino, California, USA
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Voluptuous
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School John Burroughs Middle School
University Los Angeles Valley College
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Stu Erwin Show" .... Joyce Erwin
Year(s) Active 1951–1971
Official Websites,,
Friend Sheila Connolly, Roberta Hayes, Penny Singleton, Mary Murphy

Merry Anders (born Mary Helen Anderson; May 22, 1934 – October 28, 2012) was an American actress and model who appeared in a number of television programs and films from the 1950s until her retirement from the screen in 1972.

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Merry Anders80 GeminiActress
Richard Benedict64 CapricornWriter
John G. Stephens-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Tina Beth PaigeFemale14th March, 195665 years oldJohn G. Stephens


Will to Die1971Laura DeanMovie
Airport1970Mrs. Burt Ball - Passenger (uncredited)Movie
Dragnet 19671967Policewoman Dorothy MillerTV Show
Women of the Prehistoric Planet1966Lt. Karen LamontMovie
Tickle Me1965Estelle PenfieldMovie
Young Fury1965AliceMovie
Get Smart1965Miss SloanTV Show
Never Too Young1965AliceTV Show
A Tiger Walks1964Betty CollinsMovie
The Quick Gun1964Helen ReedMovie
The Time Travelers1964Carol WhiteMovie
The Addams Family1964Miss CarverTV Show
Raiders from Beneath the Sea1964Dottie HarperMovie
House of the Damned1963Nancy CampbellMovie
Arrest and Trial1963JoyceTV Show
FBI Code 981963Grace McLeanTV Movie
Police Nurse1963Joan OlsonMovie
Beauty and the Beast1962SybilMovie
The Virginian1962Donna DurrellTV Show
Air Patrol1962Mona WhitneyMovie
The Gambler Wore a Gun1961Sharon DonovanMovie
The Bob Cummings Show1961TV Show
The Joey Bishop Show1961Barbara, Leslie Medford WallingfordTV Show
When the Clock Strikes1961EllieMovie
Ichabod and Me1961LeonaTV Show
Straightaway1961BarbaraTV Show
Westinghouse Preview Theatre1961Prudence BrownTV Show
20,000 Eyes1961Karen WalkerMovie
Police Dog Story1961Terry DaytonMovie
Secret of Deep Harbor1961Janey FowlerMovie
The Hypnotic Eye1960Dodie WilsonMovie
Bringing Up Buddy1960Diane MitchellTV Show
Michael Shayne1960Ginger DennisTV Show
Surfside 61960Chris KarnsTV Show
Five Bold Women1960Ellen Downs - aka The Missouri LadyMovie
Young Jesse James1960Belle StarrMovie
The Case of the Dangerous Robin1960TV Show
The Walking Target1960Susan MalloryMovie
Spring Affair1960DorothyMovie
Bonanza1959Virginia KeithTV Show
Hawaiian Eye1959Gloria Burns, Kitty Todd, Maxine WheatonTV Show
Violent Road1958Carrie - The Girl in the ConvertibleMovie
77 Sunset Strip1958Lally Embry, Mary O'Neil, Merry AndersTV Show
Bronco1958Francy Owens, Lucy FollettTV Show
Mike Hammer1958Harriet BrittonTV Show
The Ann Sothern Show1958MyrnaTV Show
Decision1958Lucy HamiltonTV Show
Desk Set1957CathyMovie
The Dalton Girls1957Holly DaltonMovie
How to Marry a Millionaire1957Mike, Mike McCallTV Show
Maverick1957Cissie Anderson, Maggie Bradford, Marybelle McCallTV Show
Perry Mason1957Adele Bentley, Joyce Carlton, Sadie HepnerTV Show
Richard Diamond, Private Detective1957Claudia ReedTV Show
Sugarfoot1957Katie Brannigan, Sally OrmandTV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957Laurie HammerTV Show
The Real McCoys1957Miss McLeanTV Show
Calypso Heat Wave1957Marti CollinsMovie
Death in Small Doses1957Amy PhillipsMovie
Hear Me Good1957Ruth CollinsMovie
No Time to Be Young1957Gloria StubenMovie
The Night Runner1957Amy HansenMovie
Escape from San Quentin1957RobbieMovie
Broken Arrow1956Amy BreeceTV Show
State Trooper1956Mrs. WallaceTV Show
All That Heaven Allows1955Mary AnnMovie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955LenaTV Show
Cheyenne1955Fay Pierce, Ruth Graham, Sherry RavenTV Show
Gunsmoke1955ShirleyTV Show
Matinee Theatre1955TV Show
The Bob Cummings Show1955SallyTV Show
The Millionaire1955Helen ForresterTV Show
TV Reader's Digest1955SallyTV Show
It's Always Jan1955Val MarloweTV Show
Phffft1954Marsha (uncredited)Movie
Princess of the Nile1954HandmaidenMovie
Three Coins in the Fountain1954Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)Movie
Lassie1954Ann, Carol DawsonTV Show
The Public Defender1954Agnes FayTV Show
How to Marry a Millionaire1953Model (uncredited)Movie
The Farmer Takes a Wife1953HannahMovie
Titanic1953College Girl (uncredited)Movie
The Loretta Young Show1953Angela, Lenore CooperTV Show
Belles on Their Toes1952Graduate (uncredited), StudentMovie
Les Miserables1952Cicely (uncredited)Movie
Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie1952Adeline Burdge (uncredited), Adeline HalperMovie
Death Valley Days1952Abby Jefferson, Lorna EricksonTV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Marlene, Phoebe DinsmoreTV Show
Golden Girl1951Chorine (uncredited)Movie
The Jack Benny Program1950Kidnapper AKA Florence NightengaleTV Show
The Stu Erwin Show1950Joyce ErwinTV Show
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wjerryzwjerryzNov 5, 2015

Merry is a very beautiful and talented actress

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