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Donna Mills is a Actor American born on 11 december 1940 at Chicago (USA)

Donna Mills

Donna Mills
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Birth name Donna Jean Miller
Nationality USA
Birth 11 december 1940 (78 years) at Chicago (USA)

Donna Mills (born December 11, 1940) is an American actress and producer. She began her television career in 1966 with a recurring role on The Secret Storm, and in the same year appeared on Broadway in the Woody Allen comedy Don't Drink the Water. She made her film debut the following year in The Incident. She then starred for three years in the soap opera Love is a Many Splendored Thing (1967–70), before starring as Tobie Williams, the girlfriend of Clint Eastwood's character in the 1971 cult film Play Misty for Me.

Mills landed the role of Abby Cunningham on the prime-time soap opera Knots Landing in 1980 and was a regular on the show until 1989. For this role, she won the Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Villainess three times; in 1986, 1988 and 1989. She has since starred in several TV movies; including False Arrest (1991), In My Daughter's Name (1992), Dangerous Intentions (1995), The Stepford Husbands (1996) and Ladies of the House (2008). In 2014, she joined the cast of long-running daytime soap opera General Hospital, for which she won a 2015 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Guest Performer in a Drama Series.

Biography

Mills has never married, but has one daughter, Chloe, whom she adopted in late 1994 when Chloe was four days old.

Outside of acting Mills released The Eyes Have It in 1986, an instructional video for achieving several different make-up looks. She went on to release her own line of cosmetics of the same name. She appeared in cover-featured (non nude) pictorials for the October 1987 and November 1989 editions of Playboy.

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Filmography of Donna Mills (22 films)

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Actress

Joy
Joy (2015)
, 2h4
Directed by David O. Russell
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Historical
Actors Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro, Isabella Cramp, Édgar Ramírez, Elisabeth Röhm
Roles Priscilla
Rating65% 3.2988353.2988353.2988353.2988353.298835
Aux États-Unis, dans le Massachusetts des années 1980, Joy est une jeune mère célibataire de deux enfants, qui doit également faire tourner une maison dans laquelle son ex-mari, chanteur de cabaret, vit au sous-sol et sa mère passe la journée devant des soap operas. Son père Rudy, responsable d'un garage de camions, débarque un beau jour, rejeté par sa compagne et doit cohabiter avec son ex-gendre qu'il n'apprécie guère. Il part à la recherche d'une nouvelle conquête, et rencontre rapidement Trudy, veuve fortunée. À l'occasion d'une sortie sur le voilier de Trudy, Joy doit nettoyer les verres de vin brisés sur le pont en teck. Cela lui donne l'idée d'un balai-serpillère auto-essorant. Dans le garage de son père et avec l'aide financière de Trudy, elle monte un atelier d'assemblage, à partir de pièces qu'elle trouve à faire fabriquer en Californie. Une relation de son ex-mari lui permet de rencontrer Neil Walker, directeur d'une toute nouvelle activité télévisuelle de vente de produits. Joy convainc Neil et obtient la présentation de son balai par le présentateur vedette de la chaîne de télé-achat. Mais l'essai en direct est un fiasco total. Joy revient à la charge et arrache de pouvoir présenter elle-même son produit : le succès est alors au rendez-vous.
Dans les griffes de ma belle-mère, 1h32
Genres Thriller
Actors Mark Hapka, Donna Mills, Constance Tianming Wu, Patrick Muldoon, Brynn Thayer
Roles Evelyn
Rating45% 2.2841452.2841452.2841452.2841452.284145
Quand Cate et Harrisson se rencontrent c'est le coup de foudre immédiat. À tel point qu'Harrisson demande Cate en mariage. Cate rencontre sa belle mère qui l'accueille avec enthousiasme. Seulement Cate découvre que l'ancienne petite amie de son fiancé a disparu dans d'étranges circonstances et que son père s'est noyé. Cate décide de tirer cette histoire au clair…
Ladies of the House, 2h
Directed by James A. Contner
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Florence Henderson, Michael Ensign, Judith Baldwin, Donna Mills, Pam Grier, Lance Henriksen
Rating60% 3.008023.008023.008023.008023.00802
A house owned by a church to be sold to fund the day care center's need of major remodeling. The pastor enlists three women to take on the project: Birdie, Rose, and Elizabeth. Initially they want to hire someone to do it all, but as their budget is limited, they realize they must to do it themselves. As they remodel the decrepit house, Elizabeth (Donna Mills) discovers her marriage is over, Birdie (Pam Grier) deals with her husband's retirement, and Rose (Florence Henderson) copes with the news that her husband (Lance Henriksen), has been diagnosed with cancer. They also make unlikely friendships with men at the local hardware store, and their intimidating neighbor, Junior.
Love Is a Four Letter Word, 1h35
Directed by Harvey Frost
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romance
Actors Theresa Polo, Robert Mailhouse, Donna Mills, Barry Bostwick, Mariette Hartley, Cameron Dye
Roles Margot Harper
Rating55% 2.761412.761412.761412.761412.76141
Emily Bennett et Kenton Rhodes sont deux brillants avocats spécialisés dans les affaires de divorces. Eux-mêmes divorcés, ils se rencontrent par hasard lors d'un mariage. Ils tombent sous le charme l'un de l'autre et ne tardent pas à devenir amants. Alors qu'ils filent le parfait amour, ils se retrouvent opposés au tribunal lorsqu'ils doivent défendre les intérêts divergents de deux conjoints, engagés dans une procédure de divorce.
The Stepford Husbands
Directed by Fred Walton
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Horror
Themes Films based on science fiction novels
Actors Donna Mills, Michael Ontkean, Cindy Williams, Sarah Douglas, Louise Fletcher, Caitlin Clarke
Roles Jodi Davidson
Rating46% 2.3069852.3069852.3069852.3069852.306985
In a prologue, a docile man suddenly kills his wife in a violent method, and then commits suicide.
My Name Is Kate, 2h
Directed by Rod Hardy
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Donna Mills, Daniel J. Travanti, Nia Peeples, Ryan Reynolds, Deanna Milligan, Babz Chula
Roles Kate
Rating60% 3.017483.017483.017483.017483.01748
Pour sauver son mariage menacé,une femme accepte de suivre une cure de désintoxication.
Alice in Wonderland, 3h7
Directed by Harry Harris
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantastic, Fantasy
Themes Films based on Alice in Wonderland, Children's films
Actors Natalie Gregory, Red Buttons, Anthony Newley, Sheila Mathews Allen, Jayne Meadows, Carol Channing
Roles The Rose
Rating73% 3.695163.695163.695163.695163.69516
The first part opens with Alice (Natalie Gregory) helping Mother (Sheilla Allen) set the table for tea time. Although thankful for her daughter's help, Mother tells Alice that she is still not grown-up enough to join the adults at tea. Alice goes outside to see her sister (played by Gregory's real-life older sister Sharee Gregory), but gets bored of reading a book with no pictures. Her sister tells her that she will understand when she grows up, but Alice thinks she is already grown up (after all, she's seven and a half).
Hanging By a Thread, 3h10
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action
Themes Disaster films, American disaster films
Actors Patty Duke, Joyce Bulifant, Oliver Clark, Bert Convy, Donna Mills, Peter Donat
Roles Ellen
Rating58% 2.9332.9332.9332.9332.933
Un groupe d'amis est piégé dans un téléphérique en panne au dessus d'un ravin alors qu'un terrible orage se prépare. Le personnel et les autorités font leur possible pour sauver la vie des passagers.
Superdome
Superdome (1978)
, 1h37
Directed by Jerry Jameson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films
Actors David Janssen, Edie Adams, Clifton Davis, Peter Haskell, Ken Howard, Susan Howard
Roles Lainie Wiley
Rating27% 1.3866251.3866251.3866251.3866251.386625
At the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, both team's star quarterbacks are preoccupied. Wolecki is having marital difficulties, while McCauley is involved in a shady deal with a management firm. Meanwhile, a national gambling syndicate attempts to find a way to stop the heavily favored Cougars from winning the game. All these plots are connected by a police chase of a killer who has attempted to evade law enforcement by ducking into the crowd.
Fire!
Fire! (1977)
, 1h40
Directed by Earl Bellamy
Origin USA
Genres Disaster, Action
Themes Disaster films, American disaster films
Actors Ernest Borgnine, Vera Miles, Patty Duke, Alex Cord, Donna Mills, Lloyd Nolan
Roles Harriett Malone
Rating54% 2.721172.721172.721172.721172.72117
Afin de couvrir son évasion, un criminel met le feu à quelques arbres sur une colline, mais le vent disperse les flammes et la situation devient critique. Le feu menace une ville entière.
Curse of the Black Widow, 1h40
Directed by Dan Curtis
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Horror, Crime
Actors Anthony Franciosa, Donna Mills, June Allyson, June Lockhart, Vic Morrow, Patty Duke
Roles Leigh Lockwood
Rating60% 3.049413.049413.049413.049413.04941
For the past four years, Los Angeles has been terrorized by a series of mysterious murders, in which several men have been found dead with huge puncture wounds in their chests. The latest happens when private detective Mark Higbie (Franciosa) is visiting a bar. A dark-haired woman with a German accent needs help with her car, and one of Higbie's friends goes out to help her. The woman makes a pass at him, but is turned down. Minutes later, the man is found dead.
Smash-Up on Interstate 5, 1h40
Directed by John Llewellyn Moxey
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Transport films, Road movies, Disaster films, American disaster films
Actors Robert Conrad, Vera Miles, Buddy Ebsen, Herb Edelman, David Groh, Scott Jacoby
Roles Laureen
Rating61% 3.0516853.0516853.0516853.0516853.051685
The film is set on Interstate 5 in California on the day of July 4, 24 hours before the summer vacation will officially commence. From the beginning, California Highway Patrol sergeant Sam Marcum (Robert Conrad) announces in a voice-over that a 39 car smash-up will be the cause of 62 injured people and fourteen deaths. A selection of the people involved are followed up to 48 hours preceding the accident. Other than Sam, who is chasing the murderer of his colleague on the highway, the film focuses on the elderly couple Al and June Pearson (Buddy Ebsen and Harriet Nelson), who are setting out to a beach resort to forget the fact that June is suffering from a terminal disease. Meanwhile, a woman named Erica (Vera Miles) is troubled by a gang of bikers including rebellious Burnsey (Sue Lyon), when she is rescued by young Dale (David Groh). In other sub-plots, Lee Bassett (Scott Jacoby) becomes a murder suspect when he is forced to pick up a young couple on the run, Penny and Pete (Bonnie Ebsen and George O'Hanlon, Jr.). Laureen (Donna Mills), a nurse with feelings for Sam, struggles with doubts of marrying him. Barbara Hutton (Sian Barbara Allen), a young mother, is panicked when she finds her husband Jimmy (Tommy Lee Jones), an officer, shot. All these stories come together when a massive car crash changes their lives for good.
Look What's Happened to Rosemary's Baby, 1h40
Directed by Sam O'Steen
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Fantastic, Horror
Themes Films about children, Films about religion
Actors Stephen McHattie, Patty Duke, George Maharis, Broderick Crawford, Ruth Gordon, Lloyd Haynes
Roles Ellen
Rating34% 1.7303951.7303951.7303951.7303951.730395
The first scene opens with the coven preparing for a ritual, only to discover that Adrian (Rosemary's baby), now eight years old, is missing from his room. Knowing Rosemary (Patty Duke) must be responsible for this, the coven members use her personal possessions to enable the forces of evil to locate her. Rosemary and Adrian are hiding in a synagogue for shelter. While hiding there, supernatural events begin to affect the rabbis. However, as they are seeking sanctuary in a house of God, the coven is unable to affect them.