Elinor Donahue

Biography

Mary Eleanor Donahue (born April 19, 1937), credited as Elinor Donahue, is an American actress, best remembered today for playing the role of Betty Anderson, the eldest child of Robert Young and Jane Wyatt, on the 1950s American sitcom Father Knows Best.

Donahue achieved stardom for her...

13 titles Acting

7.2

Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Heart Within

2001 · Rebecca Quinn Dickinson

4.9

Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare

1991 · Orphanage Woman

7.0

Pretty Woman

1990 · Bridget

5.6

High School U.S.A.

1983 · Mrs. Franklin

5.6

Doctors' Private Lives

1978 · Mona Wise

7.3

The Father Knows Best Reunion

1977 · Betty Anderson

5.5

In Name Only

1969 · Esther Garrity

3.2

Girls Town

1959 · Mary Lee Morgan

7.9

Imitation of Life

1959 · Lora's Friend

5.8

Love Is Better Than Ever

1952 · Pattie Marie Levoy

5.4

Her First Romance

1951 ·

6.3

Singing Guns

1950 · Mike Murphy's Kid

7.0

The Happy Years

1950 · Connie Brown

6.3

Three Daring Daughters

1948 · Alix Morgan

6.6

The Unfinished Dance

1947 · Josie (as Mary Eleanor Donahue)

6.8

Winter Wonderland

1946 · Betty Wheeler (as Mary Eleanor Donahue)

7.1

And Now Tomorrow

1944 · Janice

7.9

Mister Big

1943 · Muggsy

6.7

Honeymoon Lodge

1943 · Janie Thomas