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Gloria Talbott ACTOR


Gloria Talbott as born on February 7th, 1931 in Glendale, California to parents, Charles F. and Dorothy Talbott, Patterson.  Her grandfather co founded Glendale, California.  Being brought up in Los Angeles, she was highly exposed to Hollywood and the lifestyle, and therefore gained an interest in acting at a young age.  She also had a sister, Lori Talbott who also became an actress. 

She participated in school productions and was even able to get a small part in the film, "Maytime" (1937).  A child actor she also appeared in the films, "Sweet and Lowdown" (1943) and "A Tree Grows In Brooklyn" (1945). She also entered the Miss. Glendale beauty contest which she won in 1947.  Gloria's first big professional break was in a Los Angeles stage production of "One Fine Day".

As her career entered into the 1950's she continued to work on a regular basis appearing in such films as, "Crashout" (1955), "We're No Angels" (1955) and "All That Heaven Allows" (1955). She was also cast in a number of horror films and became nicknamed, "The Screma Queen" for her roles in, "Daughter of Dr. Jekyll" (1957), "The Cyclops" (1957) and "I Married a Monster from Outer Space" (1958). 

Along with a successful film career, Talbott also worked in television appearing on, "The Cisco Kid", "Frontier", "Sheriff of Cochise", "Gray Ghost" and "Whispering Smith".  She was also seen in the recurring role of Abbie Crandall on the 1950's TV western, "The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp".  She was signed by Walt Disney in 1958 to work on several episodes of ABC's, "Zorro". 

She retired from acting in 1966 to spend more time with her family, emerging publicly only to appear at various science-fiction conventions around the country.

Throughout her lifetime she was married a total of four times.  Her first marriage was from 1948-1953 to an actor, Parish whom she met before she was even eighteen years old.  They met when she was working on stage at the Eagle Rock Theatre and together, they had one child.  Marriage number two was to Grover Sandy Sanders from June 27th, 1956-1965 and again had another child.  Her third marriage was to Dr. Steven J. Capabianco from January 18th, 1967 and again this marriage ended in divorce in March of 1969.  She did have a third child out of this marriage.

Mullally who was a figure skater in local ice skating competitions.  Her fourth and final marriage was to Dr. Patrick Mullally on April 27th, 1970 and they remained together for twenty years until she passed away. 

Gloria Talbott passed away on September 19th, 2000 in Glendale, California from kidney failure and pneumonia at the age of sixty nine.  Gloria Talbott is interred in the Mausoleum, Block 112, Wall Crypt B7 in San Fernando Mission Cemetery in Mission Hills, Los Angeles county, California. 

1966   An Eye for an Eye 
1961-1966  Perry Mason
1965   Arizona Raiders  
1961-1965  Death Valley Days 
1965   Lassie 
1955-1963  Gunsmoke
1960-1963  Laramie 
1962   The Untouchables
1962   Wagon Train 
1962   The Crimebusters  
1962   Frontier Circus
1962   87th Precinct
1962   Bronco
1954-1962  G.E. True Theater 
1959-1961  Tales of Wells Fargo  
1961   Surfside 6
1959-1961  Rawhide 
1961   Dr. Kildare
1961   Cain's Hundred 
1955-1961  The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
1961   Whispering Smith 
1961   The Brothers Brannagan 
1961   Bringing Up Buddy 
1961   The Islanders
1958-1960  Wanted: Dead or Alive
1960   Riverboat 
1960   The Roaring 20's 
1958-1960  Bat Masterson
1960   The Leech Woman  
1960   The Rebel 
1960   Oklahoma Territory  
1960   Law of the Plainsman 
1960   Bonanza 
1960   Markham 
1959   Girls Town 
1959   The Oregon Trail  
1959   Playhouse 90
1959   Zorro
1959   Alias Jesse James 
1959   Cimarron City
1958   I Married a Monster from Outer Space 
1958   The Restless Gun
1958   M Squad  
1958   Cattle Empire  
1958   Mike Hammer
1958   Richard Diamond, Private Detective  
1957-1958  Climax!
1956-1958  The Millionaire 
1957   Matinee Theatre 
1957   Alcoa Theatre 
1957   Sugarfoot 
1957   Wire Service 
1957   Taming Sutton's Gal 
1957   Daughter of Dr. Jekyll  
1957   The Cyclops 
1956-1957  West Point
1957   The Oklahoman 
1957   The Kettles on Old MacDonald's Farm 
1957   Sheriff of Cochise  
1957   Mr. Adams and Eve  
1957   The Gray Ghost 
1956   Zane Grey Theater 
1956   Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre  
1956   Conflict
1956   The Young Guns  
1956   Strange Intruder
1956   Crossroads
1956   Adventures of Superman 
1956   The Star and the Story 
1956   Frontier 
1954-1956  Cavalcade of America 
1956   Chevron Hall of Stars 
1955   Lucy Gallant
1955   Lux Video Theatre  
1955   You Are There
1955   All That Heaven Allows  
1955   We're No Angels  
1955   Treasury Men in Action (TV series) 
1955   Stage 7  
1955   Crashout 
1955   TV Reader's Digest
1955   The Man Behind the Badge 
1955   Four Star Playhouse
1953-1954  Fireside Theatre 
1954   The Roy Rogers Show 
1954   Annie Oakley
1953   The Backbone of America
1953   The Cisco Kid  
1953   Hopalong Cassidy 
1953   The Gene Autry Show  
1953   Northern Patrol 
1953   Boston Blackie
1953   The Abbott and Costello Show 
1953   Mr. & Mrs. North 
1952   Cowboy G-Men
1952   My Little Margie
1952   We're Not Married!
1952   Desert Pursuit  
1952   Gang Busters  
1952   The Range Rider 
1952   Craig Kennedy, Criminologist
1951   Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok
1945   A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
1944   Sweet and Low-Down 
1937   Maytime   

Matinee Classics - Gloria Talbott
Matinee Classics - The Cyclops starring James Craig, Gloria Talbott, Lon Chaney Jr., Tom Drake, Duncan Parkin, Vincente Padula, Marlene Kloss and Paul Frees
Matinee Classics - The Cyclops starring James Craig, Gloria Talbott, Lon Chaney Jr., Tom Drake, Duncan Parkin, Vincente Padula, Marlene Kloss and Paul Frees

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