Dorothy Shay

Actress, Soundtrack

Actress, Soundtrack


Dorothy Shay was born on April 11, 1921 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA as Dorothy Sims. She was an actress, known for The Waltons (1971), Comin' Round the Mountain (1951) and Matinee Theatre (1955). She was married to Dick Looman. She died on October 22, 1978 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
Birth date
1921-04-11
Death date
1978-10-22

Known For


The Waltons
The Waltons
Thelma (1976-1978)
Comin' Round the Mountain
Comin' Round the Mountain
Dorothy McCoy (1951)
Matinee Theatre
Matinee Theatre
Actress (1956)
The Red Skelton Hour
The Red Skelton Hour
Guest Vocalist (1954)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressThe Waltons
(TV Series) Thelma - The Return (1978) ... Thelma - The Ordeal (1978) ... Thelma - The Milestone (1977) ... Thelma - The Children's Carol (1977) ... Thelma - The Battle of Drucilla's Pond (1977) ... Thelma Show all 9 episodes
1976-1978
ActressStarsky and Hutch
(TV Series) Claire Dodsman - Tap Dancing Her Way Right Back into Your Hearts (1976) ... Claire Dodsman
1976
ActressPolice Woman
(TV Series) The Mother - Nothing Left to Lose (1975) ... The Mother
1975
ActressMixed Company
Marge
1974
ActressThe Brady Bunch
(TV Series) Frances Mathews - The Hustler (1974) ... Frances Mathews
1974
ActressRoom 222
(TV Series) Thelma Fitch - El Greco to Jason (1973) ... Thelma Fitch
1973
ActressThe World's Greatest Athlete
Undetermined Secondary Role
1973
ActressAdam-12
(TV Series) Mrs. Green - Log 75: Have a Nice Weekend (1970) ... Mrs. Green
1970
ActressThe Virginian
(TV Series) Widow Krebs - You Can Lead a Horse to Water (1970) ... Widow Krebs
1970
ActressMatinee Theatre
(TV Series) - The Shining Palace (1956)
1956
ActressThe Red Skelton Hour
(TV Series) Guest Vocalist - USO Thanksgiving (1954) ... Guest Vocalist
1954
ActressComin' Round the Mountain
Dorothy McCoy
1951
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackThe Jack Benny Program
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1951) (writer - 1 episode, 1951) - Dorothy Shay (1951) ... (performer: "A Little Western Town Called Beverly Hills" - uncredited) / (writer: "A Little Western Town Called Beverly Hills" - uncredited)
SoundtrackComin' Round the Mountain
(performer: "Agnes Clung", "Why Don't Someone Marry Mary Ann?", "Sagebrush Sadie", "You Broke Your Promise", "You'll Be Jes' Another Notch on Father's Shotgun" - uncredited) / (writer: "Agnes Clung" - uncredited)
1951
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - guest host: Jimmy Dean; guests: Jack Carter, Dorothy Shay (1967) ... Self
1967
SelfThe Lawrence Welk Show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Guest Star: Dorothy Shay (1966) ... Self - Guest
1966
SelfThe Julius LaRosa Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.3 (1957) ... Self
1957
SelfThe Rosemary Clooney Show
(TV Series) Self - Dorothy Shay (1957) ... Self
1957
SelfPerry Como's Kraft Music Hall
(TV Series) Self - George Gobel, Philip Maero, Dorothy Shay (1956) ... Self
1956
SelfThe Johnny Carson Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 26 January 1956 (1956) ... Self
1956
SelfAll Star Revue
(TV Series) Self - Guest Comedic Recording Artist - Episode #3.17 (1952) ... Self - Guest Comedic Recording Artist
1952
SelfThe Jack Benny Program
(TV Series) Self - Dorothy Shay (1951) ... Self
1951
SelfThe Saturday Night Revue with Jack Carter
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.32 (1951) ... Self
1951
SelfTV Club
(TV Series documentary) Self - Dorothy Shay (1951) ... Self
1951
SelfThe Alan Young Show
(TV Series) Self - Premiere (1950) ... Self
1950
SelfThe Ken Murray Show
(TV Series) Self - Dorothy Shay/Owen McGivney (1950) ... Self
1950
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) - The World's Greatest Athlete: Part 2 (1983) - The World's Greatest Athlete: Part 1 (1983)
1983