Ruth Hussey

Biography

Ruth Carol Hussey (October 30, 1911 – April 19, 2005) was an American actress best known for her Academy Award-nominated role as photographer Elizabeth Imbrie in The Philadelphia Story.

After working as an actress in summer stock, she returned to Providence and worked as a radio fashion...

29 titles Acting

6.9

My Darling Daughters' Anniversary

1973 · Maggie Cartwright

6.6

The Facts of Life

1960 · Mary Gilbert

6.5

The Lady Wants Mink

1953 · Nora Connors

7.3

Stars and Stripes Forever

1952 · Jennie Sousa

Woman of the North Country

1952 · Christine Powell

6.2

Mr. Music

1950 · Lorna Marvis

6.5

Louisa

1950 · Meg Norton

6.6

The Great Gatsby

1949 · Jordan Baker

6.8

I, Jane Doe

1948 · Eve Meredith Curtis

6.3

Her Favorite Patient Bedside Manner

1945 · Dr. Hedy Fredericks, MD

7.4

The Uninvited

1944 · Pamela Fitzgerald

5.7

Marine Raiders

1944 · Lt. Ellen Foster

6.3

Tender Comrade

1943 · Barbara Thomas

6.7

Tennessee Johnson

1942 · Eliza McCardle Johnson

6.3

Our Wife

1941 · Professor Susan Drake

7.0

H.M. Pulham, Esq.

1941 · Cordelia 'Kay' Motford Pulham

6.2

Married Bachelor

1941 · Norma Haven

5.7

Susan and God

1940 · Charlotte

6.3

Flight Command

1940 · Lorna Gray

8.0

The Philadelphia Story

1940 · Elizabeth 'Liz' Imbrie

7.1

Northwest Passage

1940 · Elizabeth Browne

6.7

Blackmail

1939 · Helen Ingram

6.2

Fast and Furious!

1939 · Lily Cole

6.6

Maisie

1939 · Sybil Ames

6.4

Within the Law

1939 · Mary Turner

6.7

Honolulu

1939 · Eve

8.0

The Women

1939 · Miss Wattson

7.5

Another Thin Man

1939 · Dorothy Waters

5.1

Spring Madness

1938 · Kate McKim

6.3

Rich Man, Poor Girl

1938 · Joan Thayer

6.6

Time Out for Murder

1938 · Peggy Norton, victim

6.8

Judge Hardy's Children

1938 · Margaret Lee

6.1

Hold That Kiss

1938 · Nadine Piermont

7.2

Madame X

1937 · Annette