Ellen Corby

Mostly Credited As: Ellen Corby
Birth Name: Ellen Hansen
Date Of Birth: June 03, 1911 (Age 87)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Racine, Wisconsin
Date Of Death: April 14, 1999
Cause Of Death: Natural Causes (Woodland Hills, California)

Ellen Corby

TV Appearances

Main cast 
The Waltons (1972)As: Grandma Esther Walton (S01-S05, S07; recurring afterwards)
Episode Cast Credits 

The Mississippi (1983) 
  Between Fathers and Sons 02x11: (Dec/13/1983) As Cora 

The Waltons (1972) 
  The Valediction 08x24: (Mar/13/1980) As Grandma, [Special Guest Stars]
  The Inspiration 08x19: (Jan/31/1980) As Grandma, [Special Guest Stars]

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 28th Annual Emmy Awards 28x01: (May/17/1976) As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (for 'The Waltons') 
  The 27th Annual Emmy Awards 27x01: (May/19/1975) As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (for 'The Waltons') 
  The 25th Annual Emmy Awards 25x01: (May/20/1973) As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama (for 'The Waltons') 

The Golden Globes (1944) 
  The 31st Annual Golden Globe Awards 31x01: (Jan/28/1974) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television (for 'The Waltons') 
  The 6th Annual Golden Globe Awards 06x01: (Mar/16/1949) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (for 'I Remember Mama') 

Night Gallery (1970) 
  Fright Night 03x08: (Dec/10/1972) As Miss Patience, [Co-Guest Stars]

The Partners (1971) (1971) 
  To Catch a Crooke 01x07: (Oct/30/1971) As Mrs. Polaski 

The Odd Couple (1970) (1970) 
  Trapped 01x24: (Mar/26/1971) As Florence 

Cannon (1971) 
  Cannon (Mar/26/1971) As Teacher, [Co-Guest Stars]

The F.B.I. (1965) 
  The Savage Wilderness 06x05: (Oct/18/1970) As Mrs. Anderson 
  The Butcher 04x11: (Dec/08/1968) As Hannah Beecher 
  The Nightmare 04x07: (Nov/10/1968) As Aunt Florie Buell 
  The Satellite 02x27: (Apr/02/1967) As Elizabeth Page 

Nanny and the Professor (1970) 
  I Think That I Shall Never See a Tree 01x10: (Mar/25/1970) As Mrs. Kaufman 

Lancer (1968) 
  Zee 02x02: (Sep/30/1969) As Widow Hargis 

The Outsider (US) (1968) 
  Periwinkle Blue 01x24: (Apr/02/1969) As Aunt Myrtle, [Co-Guest Stars]

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964) 
  The Short Voyage Home 05x24: (Mar/14/1969) As Mother 
  The Case of the Marine Bandit 01x13: (Dec/18/1964) As Mother 

Ironside (1967) 
  Why the Tuesday Afternoon Bridge Club Met on Thursday 02x15: (Jan/23/1969) As Agnes Fairchild, [Co-Guest Stars]

Hawaii Five-O (1968) (1968) 
  Yesterday Died and Tomorrow Won't Be Born 01x12: (Dec/19/1968) As Mrs. Feathertree 

Lassie (US) (1954) 
  Out of the Frying Pan 15x12: (Dec/15/1968) As Amy Baker 
  Yochim's Christmas 08x15: (Dec/24/1961) As Pearly Mae Yochim 

The High Chaparral (1967) 
  Tornado Frances 02x04: (Oct/11/1968) As Mrs. Dilts 

The Guns of Will Sonnett (1967) 
  Chapter and Verse 02x03: (Oct/11/1968) As Mrs. Cobb 

Batman (1966) 
  The Joker's Flying Saucer 03x24: (Feb/29/1968) As Mrs. Green 

The Felony Squad (1966) 
  Nightmare on a Dead-End Street 02x22: (Feb/12/1968) As Mrs. Amory 

The Big Valley (1965) 
  A Noose is Waiting 03x09: (Nov/13/1967) As Emmie 

Rango (1967) 
  The Rustlers 01x17: (May/05/1967) As Ma Brooks 

The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1966) 
  The Moulin Ruse Affair 01x17: (Jan/17/1967) As Madame Bloor 

The Invaders (1967) 
  Beachhead 01x01: (Jan/10/1967) As Aunt Sara, [Co-Guest Stars]

Laredo (1965) 
  The Sweet Gang 02x08: (Nov/04/1966) As Ma Sweet 

The Fugitive (1963) (1963) 
  The Sharp Edge of Chivalry 04x04: (Oct/04/1966) As Mrs. Murdock 
  Stroke of Genius 03x20: (Feb/01/1966) As Mrs. Barlow 

Bob Hope Presents The Chrysler Theatre (1963) 
  Holloway's Daughters 03x23: (May/11/1966) As Miss Purdy 

Honey West (1965) 
  Come to Me, My Litigation Baby 01x23: (Feb/18/1966) As Nellie Peady 

Get Smart (1965) (1965) 
  Dear Diary 01x21: (Feb/12/1966) As Agnes Davenport 

Tammy (1965) 
  The Poker Game 01x04: (Oct/08/1965) As Florabelle 

Ben Casey (1961) 
  Journeys End in Lovers Meeting 04x27: (Apr/19/1965) As Mrs. Jacoby 

The Farmer's Daughter (1963) 
  The Woman Behind the Man 02x28: (Apr/02/1965) As Mrs. Schuyler 

The Donna Reed Show (1958) 
  The Gift Shop 07x23: (Feb/18/1965) As Christine Moss 

The Addams Family (1964) (1964) 
  Mother Lurch Visits the Addams Family 01x17: (Jan/15/1965) As Mother Lurch 

The Baileys of Balboa (1964) 
  Bailey's Band 01x14: (Jan/07/1965) As Miss Engeldorf 

Daniel Boone (1964) (1964) 
  The Hostages 01x13: (Jan/07/1965) As Hilda Brock 

The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962) 
  Consider Her Ways 03x11: (Dec/28/1964) As Chief Nurse 

The Virginian (1962) 
  All Nice and Legal 03x11: (Nov/25/1964) As Mrs. Clancy 

The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) 
  The Widow Poke Arrives 03x09: (Nov/18/1964) As Mrs. Emma Poke 

Vacation Playhouse (1963) 
  The Graduation Dress 02x08: (Aug/10/1964) As Ma Jericho 

The Lucy Show (1962) 
  Lucy and the Safe Cracker 02x05: (Oct/28/1963) As Miss Tanner 
  Lucy Gets Locked in the Vault 02x04: (Oct/21/1963) As Miss Tanner 

The Andy Griffith Show (1960) 
  Barney's First Car 03x27: (Apr/01/1963) As Myrt 

Bonanza (1959) 
  The Hayburner 04x21: (Feb/17/1963) As Cora Milford 
  The Gunmen 01x19: (Jan/23/1960) As Lorna Doone Mayberry 

Going My Way (1962) 
  My Son, the Social Worker 01x15: (Jan/09/1963) As Mrs. Brophy 

Dr. Kildare (1961) 
  Breakdown 02x07: (Nov/08/1962) As Hallie Ainsley 

Cheyenne (1955) (1955) 
  The Durango Brothers 07x01: (Sep/24/1962) As Hortense Durango 

87th Precinct (1961) 
  Feel of the Trigger 01x22: (Feb/26/1962) As Mrs. Brodek 

The Rifleman (1958) 
  The High Country 04x12: (Dec/18/1961) As Mrs. Morgan 
  The Spoiler 02x21: (Feb/16/1960) As Mrs. Avery 

General Electric Theater (1953) 
  Money and the Minister 10x10: (Nov/26/1961) As Gracie Jordan 
  The Graduation Dress 09x07: (Oct/30/1960) As Ma Jericho 
  Star in the House 03x33: (Jun/05/1955) As Maid 

Frontier Circus (1961) 
  Dr. Sam 01x04: (Oct/26/1961) As Abby 

The Tall Man (1960) 
  The Reluctant Bridegroom 01x23: (Feb/18/1961) As Hannah Blossom 

SurfSide 6 (1960) 
  Thieves Among Honor 01x18: (Jan/30/1961) As Addie Horton 

Lock-Up (1959) 
  Concrete Coffin 02x14: (Dec/17/1960) As Amy Kraus 
  Change of Heart 01x03: (Oct/10/1959) As Mrs. Coffey 

Tales of Wells Fargo (1957) 
  The Bride and the Bandit 05x12: (Dec/12/1960) As Kate Wiggam 

Thriller (US) (1960) 
  Girl with a Secret 01x09: (Nov/15/1960) As Mrs. Peel 

The Rebel (1959) 
  To See the Elephant 02x05: (Oct/16/1960) As Carfie Blyden 

Dennis the Menace (1959) (1959) 
  Dennis and the Radio Set 02x03: (Oct/16/1960) As Mrs. Tucker 

Wagon Train (1957) 
  Wagons Ho! 04x01: (Sep/28/1960) As Aunt Em 
  The Greenhorn Story 03x02: (Oct/07/1959) As Aunt Em 

Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955) (1955) 
  Party Line 05x33: (May/29/1960) As Emma 
  Bull in a China Shop 03x26: (Mar/30/1958) As Miss Aman 
  Toby 02x06: (Nov/04/1956) As Mrs. McGurk 
  Triggers in Leash 01x03: (Oct/16/1955) As Maggie 

Tightrope (US) (1959) 
  The Penthouse Story 01x31: (Apr/19/1960) As Hazel 

Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957) 
  Marked for Murder 04x11: (Dec/14/1959) As Mrs. Carter 
  The Space Society 02x01: (Jan/02/1958) As Harrriet Smith 

The DuPont Show With June Allyson (1959) 
  The Girl 01x10: (Nov/30/1959) As Mrs. Walters 

The Restless Gun (1957) 
  A Trial for Jenny May 02x34: (May/25/1959) As Ruth Purcell 

Perry Mason (1957) 
  The Case of the Dangerous Dowager 02x26: (May/09/1959) As Old Lady 

Trackdown (1957) 
  The Vote 02x33: (May/06/1959) As Henrietta Porter 
  The Trick 02x30: (Apr/15/1959) As Henrietta Porter 
  False Witness 02x29: (Apr/08/1959) As Henrietta Porter 
  Stranger in Town 02x27: (Mar/25/1959) As Henrietta Porter 

Peter Gunn (1958) 
  Love Me to Death 01x31: (Apr/27/1959) As Irma Goffney 

The Texan (1958) 
  The Lord Will Provide 01x14: (Dec/29/1958) As Katy Clayton 

Bronco (1958) 
  The Turning Point 01x03: (Oct/21/1958) As Emma Hardin 

The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956) 
  A Fortune for Madame 02x07: (Oct/18/1957) As Adorine 

The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955) 
  The Marriage Broker 02x19: (Jun/12/1957) As Minerva Comstock 

The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (1954) 
  Stagecoach Sally 03x31: (Apr/19/1957) As Sally Benson 

The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955) 
  Shootin' Woman 02x17: (Jan/01/1957) As Mrs. McGill 

I Love Lucy (1951) 
  Lucy Meets Orson Welles 06x03: (Oct/15/1956) As Miss Hanna 

The Lux Video Theatre (1950) 
  Sting in the Tail 06x42: (Jul/12/1956) As guest star 
  It Started With Eve 06x27: (Mar/29/1956) As Nurse 
  The Heiress 05x05: (Sep/23/1954) As Aunt Lavinia 
  A Chair for a Lady 04x32: (Apr/29/1954) As Aunt #2 

Matinee Theater (1955) 
  Young Hands, Young Feet 01x118: (Apr/13/1956) As Louise 
  The Hollow Woman 01x115: (Apr/10/1956) As Cissie 

The Millionaire (1955) 
  Millionaire Bedelia Buckley 02x25: (Mar/28/1956) As Bedelia Buckley 
  Millionaire Nancy Marlborough 01x08: (Mar/09/1955) As Nancy Marlborough 

The Man Behind The Badge (1953) 
  Hot Stock 02x25: (Jun/25/1955) As Katherine 

The Whistler (1954) 
  The Pattern 01x20: (Feb/03/1955) As Mary 

Dragnet (1951) (1951) 
  The Big Ham 03x22: (Jan/28/1954) As Thelma Keene 
  The Big Will 03x11: (Nov/12/1953) As Margaret Becker 

The Loretta Young Show (1953) 
  Letter to Loretta: Trial Run 01x01: (Sep/20/1953) As Jennie 
Crew Credits

Show Crew

Episode Crew

The Waltons (1972) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
The Search 04x15 Jan/01/1976 As: Story
The Separation 02x03 Sep/27/1973 As: Story
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