Hope Lange

Actress, Soundtrack

Actress, Soundtrack


One of the most natural beauties of the 1960s with a gentle voice and personality to match, blonde Hope Lange was born in Redding Ridge, Connecticut, and performed on stage from the age of nine. She studied both drama and dance under Martha Graham, did some modeling and then worked in stock companies and on television, dancing on Jackie Gleason ...
Birth date
1933-11-28
Death date
2003-12-19
Awards
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations.
Height
5' 1¾" (1.57 m)

Known For


Death Wish
Death Wish
Joanna Kersey (1974)
Blue Velvet
Blue Velvet
Mrs. Williams (1986)
Clear and Present Danger
Clear and Present Danger
Senator Mayo (1994)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressBefore He Wakes
(TV Movie) Helen Rawlings
1998
ActressJust Cause
Libby Prentiss
1995
ActressClear and Present Danger
Senator Mayo
1994
ActressMessage from Nam
(TV Movie) Marjorie Wilson
1993
ActressMurder, She Wrote
(TV Series) Helen Lewis / Charlotte Newcastle - The Big Kill (1993) ... Helen Lewis - Night of the Headless Horseman (1987) ... Charlotte Newcastle
1987-1993
ActressCooperstown
(TV Movie) Cassie Willette
1993
ActressDead Before Dawn
(TV Movie) Virginia DeSilva
1993
ActressTune in Tomorrow...
Margaret Quince
1990
ActressKnight & Daye
(TV Series) Gloria Daye - The Last Honest Man in America (1989) ... Gloria Daye - Goodbye, Mr. Scrimshaw (1989) ... Gloria Daye - Stalk Radio (1989) ... Gloria Daye - Still Motile After All These Years (1989) ... Gloria Daye - New York! New York? (1989) ... Gloria Daye Show all 7 episodes
1989
ActressTrying Times
(TV Series) Frances Fletcher - A Family Tree (1987) ... Frances Fletcher
1987
ActressFord: The Man and the Machine
(TV Movie) Clara Ford
1987
ActressHotel
(TV Series) Dr. Hannah Fielding / Gwen Andrews - Forsaking All Others (1986) ... Dr. Hannah Fielding - Relative Loss (1983) ... Gwen Andrews
1983-1986
ActressBlue Velvet
Mrs. Williams
1986
ActressSurvival Guide
(TV Movie)
1985
ActressA Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge
Mrs. Walsh
1985
ActressPrivate Sessions
(TV Movie) Mrs. Coles
1985
ActressFinder of Lost Loves
(TV Series) Catherine Smith - Maxwell Ltd: Finder of Lost Loves Pilot (1984) ... Catherine Smith
1984
ActressThe Prodigal
Anne Stuart
1983
ActressI Am the Cheese
Betty Farmer
1983
ActressFantasy Island
(TV Series) Marion Stamford - Naughty Marietta/The Winning Ticket (1983) ... Marion Stamford
1983
ActressMatt Houston
(TV Series) Kate Riley - Recipe for Murder (1982) ... Kate Riley
1982
ActressPleasure Palace
(TV Movie) Madelaine Calvert
1980
ActressBeulah Land
(TV Mini-Series) Deborah Kendrick - Part III (1980) ... Deborah Kendrick (credit only) - Part II (1980) ... Deborah Kendrick (credit only) - Part I (1980) ... Deborah Kendrick
1980
ActressThe Day Christ Died
(TV Movie) Claudia
1980
ActressLike Normal People
(TV Movie) Roz Meyers
1979
ActressThe Love Boat
(TV Series) Sandra Newberry - Julie's Aunt/Where Is It Written?/The Big Deal (1978) ... Sandra Newberry
1978
ActressThe Love Boat II
(TV Movie) Elaine Palmer
1977
ActressPolice Story
(TV Series) Ann Wells - Nightmare on a Sunday Morning (1977) ... Ann Wells
1977
ActressThe August
(Short) Stage Actress
1976
ActressGibbsville
(TV Series) Harriet - Afternoon Waltz (1976) ... Harriet
1976
ActressHazard's People
(TV Movie) Mrs. DeLacy
1976
ActressThe Rivalry
(TV Movie) Mrs. Douglas
1975
ActressMedical Story
(TV Series) Diana Hopkins - Woman in White (1975) ... Diana Hopkins
1975
ActressThe Secret Night Caller
(TV Movie) Pat Durant
1975
ActressThe New Dick Van Dyke Show
(TV Series) Jenny Preston - Lt. Preston of the 4th Cavalry (1974) ... Jenny Preston - We Met at Mama Lombardi's (1974) ... Jenny Preston - A Fake Matisse Is Better Than a Real Anzelowitz (1974) ... Jenny Preston - Commercial Housewives (1974) ... Jenny Preston - Man of Medicine (1974) ... Jenny Preston Show all 72 episodes
1971-1974
ActressFer-de-Lance
(TV Movie) Elaine Wedell
1974
ActressDeath Wish
Joanna Kersey
1974
ActressI Love You... Good-bye
Karen Chandler
1974
ActressThe 500 Pound Jerk
(TV Movie) Karen Walsh
1973
ActressThat Certain Summer
(TV Movie) Janet Salter
1972
ActressCrowhaven Farm
(TV Movie) Maggie Carey Porter
1970
ActressThe Ghost & Mrs. Muir
(TV Series) Carolyn Muir - Wedding Day????? (1970) ... Carolyn Muir - Curious Cousin (1970) ... Carolyn Muir - Amateur Night (1970) ... Carolyn Muir - Martha Meets the Captain (1970) ... Carolyn Muir - Pardon My Ghost (1970) ... Carolyn Muir Show all 50 episodes
1968-1970
ActressJigsaw
Helen Atterbury
1968
ActressCBS Playhouse
(TV Series) Lois Graves - Dear Friends (1967) ... Lois Graves
1967
ActressThe Fugitive
(TV Series) Annie Johnson - The Last Oasis (1966) ... Annie Johnson
1966
ActressBob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre
(TV Series) Rachel Douglas - Shipwrecked (1966) ... Rachel Douglas
1966
ActressLove Is a Ball
Millicent 'Millie' Mehaffey
1963
ActressCyrano De Bergerac
(TV Movie) Roxane
1962
ActressPocketful of Miracles
Elizabeth (Queenie) Martin
1961
ActressWild in the Country
Irene Sperry
1961
ActressThe Best of Everything
Caroline Bender
1959
ActressIn Love and War
Andrea Lenaine Kantaylis
1958
ActressPlayhouse 90
(TV Series) Alex Winter / Jessica Lovell / Raiya - The Innocent Sleep (1958) ... Alex Winter - Point of No Return (1958) ... Jessica Lovell - For I Have Loved Strangers (1957) ... Raiya
1957-1958
ActressThe Young Lions
Hope Plowman
1958
ActressPeyton Place
Selena Cross
1957
ActressThe True Story of Jesse James
Zee James
1957
ActressBus Stop
Elma Duckworth
1956
ActressKraft Theatre
(TV Series) Randy - Snapfinger Creek (1956) ... Randy
1956
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackWild in the Country
(performer: "Husky Dusky Day" - uncredited)
1961
RoleTitleYear
ThanksNever Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy
(Video documentary) (dedicated in loving memory of)
2010
RoleTitleYear
SelfBackstory
(TV Series documentary) Self - Bus Stop (2001) ... Self - Peyton Place (2000) ... Self
2000-2001
SelfBiography
(TV Series documentary) Self / Hope Plowman - Montgomery Clift: The Hidden Star (1998) ... Self / Hope Plowman
1998
SelfJosh, the Logan Legend
(Documentary) Self
1986
SelfNBC 60th Anniversary Celebration
(TV Special documentary) Self
1986
SelfTom Cottle: Up Close
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.82 (1983) ... Self
1983
SelfNatalie - A Tribute to a Very Special Lady
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1982
SelfAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Fred Astaire
(TV Special documentary) Self - Audience Member (uncredit)
1981
SelfThe Toni Tennille Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.91 (1981) ... Self
1981
SelfNews 4 New York
(TV Series) Self - News 4 Live at Five (1980) ... Self
1980
SelfMatch Game
(TV Series) Self - Panelist - Episode #6.107 (1978) ... Self - Panelist - Episode #6.106 (1978) ... Self - Panelist - Episode #6.105 (1978) ... Self - Panelist - Episode #6.104 (1978) ... Self - Panelist - Episode #6.103 (1978) ... Self - Panelist
1978
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 20 June 1977 (1977) ... Self - Guest
1977
SelfThe Mike Douglas Show
(TV Series) Self - Actress - Episode #16.185 (1977) ... Self - Actress - Episode #8.120 (1969) ... Self - Actress
1969-1977
SelfThe Hollywood Squares (Daytime)
(TV Series) Self - Panelist - Episode dated 31 May 1974 (1974) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 30 May 1974 (1974) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 29 May 1974 (1974) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 28 May 1974 (1974) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 27 May 1974 (1974) ... Self - Panelist
1974
SelfJerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 2 September 1973 (1973) ... Self
1973
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - Hope Lange, Fernando Lamas, Hugh O'Brian, Charles Nelson Reilly (1972) ... Self
1972
SelfDinah's Place
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 8 December 1971 (1971) ... Self
1971
SelfThe David Frost Show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #4.44 (1971) ... Self - Guest
1971
SelfThe Joey Bishop Show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #3.207 (1969) ... Self - Guest
1969
SelfThe 21st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
1969
SelfPersonality
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 24 September 1968 (1968) ... Self
1968
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Glenn Ford, Hope Lange, Connie Francis, Peter, Paul, & Mary (1963) ... Self - Guest
1963
SelfLes échos du cinéma
(TV Series short) Self - Episode #1.48 (1962) ... Self
1962
SelfHere's Hollywood
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.39 (1962) ... Self - Episode #2.236 (1962) ... Self
1962
SelfSpecial Gala to Support Kennedy Campaign
(TV Special) Self - Performer
1960
SelfThe 32nd Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
1960
SelfThe 17th Golden Globe Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
1960
SelfHedda Hopper's Hollywood
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1960
SelfThe Linkletter Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 17 April 1959 (1959) ... Self
1959
SelfWhat's My Line?
(TV Series) Self - Mystery Guest - Hope Lange & Don Murray (1958) ... Self - Mystery Guest
1958
SelfThe 30th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee & Presenter
1958
SelfThe Sky's the Limit
(TV Series) Self - Assistant (1954-1956)
1954
SelfBack That Fact
(TV Series) Self - assistant - Premier (1953) ... Self - assistant
1953
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageNever Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy
(Video documentary) Self (uncredited)
2010
Archive footageThe 76th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Memorial Tribute
2004
Archive footage10th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
(TV Special) Self - In Memoriam
2004
Archive footageSex at 24 Frames Per Second
(Video documentary)
2003
Archive footageLarry King Live
(TV Series) Elma Duckworth - Episode dated 12 December 2002 (2002) ... Elma Duckworth
2002
Archive footageFrank Capra's American Dream
(TV Movie documentary) Self (uncredited)
1997
Archive footageV.I.P.-Schaukel
(TV Series documentary) Elizabeth (Queenie) Martin - Episode #6.1 (1976) ... Elizabeth (Queenie) Martin
1976
Archive footageHollywood My Home Town
(Documentary) Self
1965
Archive footageHollywood Without Make-Up
(Documentary) Self
1963
Archive footageMarilyn
(Documentary) Self (scene from "Bus Stop") (uncredited)
1963
Archive footageHollywood: The Great Stars
(TV Movie documentary) Millie Mehaffey (uncredited)
1963