Loading...

Martha Scott (Martha Ellen Scott)

Photos with Martha Scott

Search on Amazon

Biography

Jamesport, Missouri, USA
Martha Ellen Scott was born in Jamesport, Missouri, to Letha (McKinley) and Walter Alva Scott, an engineer and garage owner. She entered films in the early 1940s, following an initial appearance in stock. Her first film appearance was Our Town (1940), playing the same character as she played on the stage. She won an Academy Award nomination for her superb performance in the film. Martha Scott is remembered as a highly talented actress, however her work is often forgotten today as she was never seen as a truly bankable star by the major studios. Read more...

Actor

3
Character: Jane Peyton-Howard

The Howards of Virginia 1940

3
Character: Hope Morris Spence

One Foot in Heaven 1941

6
Character: Martha Scott

Stage Door Canteen 1943

19
Character: Janie Prescott Phyffe

Hi Diddle Diddle 1943

4
18
Character: Lottie Graham

Eighteen and Anxious 1957

4
12
Character: Sister Beatrice

Airport 1975 1974

13
Character: Gram Walsh

Adam 1983

13
Character: Belle Fuller

Mod Squad 1968

0
Character: Jeanie LaSalle

Magnum, P.I. 1980

0
1
Character: Mrs. Martha Hartley

The Bob Newhart Show 1972

0
0
Character: Margaret Meadis

Columbo 1971

0
Character: Catherine Elizabeth Allen

In Old Oklahoma 1943

0
0
0
Character: Edith Arnold

The Doctors and the Nurses 1962

0
Character: Virginia Camalier

Doin' Time on Planet Earth 1988

0
Character: Martina Shelburne

Summer Girl 1983

0
Character: Yochabel

The Ten Commandments 1956

0
0
0
Character: Ellie Hilliard

The Desperate Hours 1955

0
Character: Fran Stevens

Slattery's People 1964

0
Character: Sarah Randall

The Word 1978

0