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Jane Darwell

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jane Darwell (October 15, 1879 – August 13, 1967) was an American film and stage actress. With appearances in over 100 major motion pictures, Darwell is perhaps best-remembered for her portrayal of the matriarch and leader of the Joad family in the film adaptation of The Grapes of Wrath, for which she received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and her role as the Bird Woman in Mary Poppins. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jane Darwell, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 15, 1879 In Palmyra, Missouri, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Ready Money 1914-11-05
Latest Project:
Movie Disney's Greatest Lullabies Volume 2 1986-01-28
Known For
Poster of Mary Poppins
Poster of My Darling Clementine
Poster of The Grapes of Wrath
Poster of Ready Money
Movie Disney's Greatest Lullabies Volume 2 The Bird Woman 1986-01-28
Movie Mary Poppins The Bird Woman 1964-08-27
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Series The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Mamie Carnation 1962-09-20
Movie Hound-Dog Man Grandma Wilson 1959-11-11
Movie The Last Hurrah Delia Boylan 1958-10-23
Series Maverick Unknown 1957-09-22
Movie Girls in Prison Matron Jamieson 1956-07-01
Movie Hit the Deck Jenny 1955-02-24
Movie A Life at Stake Landlady 1955-03-01
Series Matinee Theater Unknown 1955-10-31
Movie There's Always Tomorrow Mme Rogers 1955-07-11
Series Lassie Unknown 1954-09-12
Series Studio 57 Unknown 1954-09-21
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Series The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin Unknown 1954-10-15
Movie The Sun Shines Bright Aurora Ratchitt 1953-05-02
Movie It Happens Every Thursday Mrs. Spatch 1953-04-22
Movie Affair with a Stranger Ma Stanton 1953-06-20
Series Letter to Loretta Unknown 1953-09-20
Movie The Bigamist Mrs. Connelley 1953-12-03
Movie We're Not Married! Mrs. Bush 1952-07-11
Series Cavalcade of America Unknown 1952-10-01
Movie Three Husbands Mrs. Wurdeman 1951-03-08
Movie The Lemon Drop Kid 'Nellie Thursday' Regan 1951-04-02
Movie Excuse My Dust Mrs. Belden 1951-06-27
Movie Journey Into Light Mack 1951-09-28
Movie Wagon Master Sister Ledyard 1950-04-22
Movie The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady Mrs. Murphy 1950-03-30
Movie Caged Isolation Matron 1950-05-19
Movie The Second Face Mrs. Lockridge 1950-12-01
Movie Father's Wild Game Minerva Bobbin 1950-12-03
Movie Redwood Forest Trail Hattie Hickory 1950-09-18
Movie Surrender Molly Hale 1950-09-15
Movie Red Canyon Aunt Jane 1949-05-05
Movie Train to Alcatraz Aunt Ella 1948-06-28
Series Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07
Movie 3 Godfathers Miss Florie 1948-12-31
Movie Keeper of the Bees Mrs. Ferris 1947-07-10
Movie The Red Stallion Aggie Curtis 1947-08-16
Movie Three Wise Fools Sister Mary Brigid 1946-09-26
Movie The Dark Horse Aunt Hattie 1946-07-19
Movie My Darling Clementine Kate Nelson 1946-10-17
Movie I Live in Grosvenor Square Mrs. Patterson 1945-07-20
Movie Tender Comrade Mrs. Henderson 1944-05-30
Movie The Impatient Years Minister's wife 1944-09-10
Movie Reckless Age Mrs. Connors 1944-08-01
Movie She's a Sweetheart Mom 1944-12-07
Movie Music in Manhattan Mrs. Pearson 1944-10-06
Movie The Ox-Bow Incident Jenny Grier 1943-03-11
Movie Gildersleeve's Bad Day Aunt Emma Forrester 1943-05-10
Movie Stage Door Canteen Jane Darwell 1943-06-24
Movie Government Girl Miss Trask (uncredited) 1943-11-05
Movie It Happened in Flatbush Mrs. Maguire 1942-05-28
Movie Young America Grandmother Nora Campbell 1942-02-06
Movie All Through the Night Mrs. Donahue 1942-01-10
Movie Men of Texas Mrs.Scott aka Aunt Hattie 1942-07-03
Movie On the Sunny Side Annie 1942-02-13
Movie The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe Mariah Clemm 1942-08-28
Movie The Battle of Midway Narrator (voice) 1942-09-14
Movie Highways by Night Grandma Fogarty 1942-10-02
Movie The Great Gildersleeve Aunt Emma Forrester 1942-12-17
Movie Thieves Fall Out Grandma Allen 1941-05-03
Movie All That Money Can Buy Ma Stone 1941-10-17
Movie Small Town Deb Katie 1941-11-07
Movie Brigham Young Eliza Kent 1940-09-27
Movie The Grapes of Wrath Ma Joad 1940-03-15
Movie Untamed Mrs. Maggie Moriarty 1940-10-04
Movie Chad Hanna Mrs. Bettina Huguenine 1940-12-25
Movie The Zero Hour Sophie 1939-05-26
Movie Jesse James Mrs. Samuels - Jesse's mother 1939-01-14
Movie Inside Story Aunt Mary Perkins 1939-03-10
Movie Unexpected Father Mrs. Callahan 1939-06-14
Movie The Rains Came Aunt Phoebe Smiley 1939-09-15
Movie Gone with the Wind Mrs. Merriwether 1939-12-15
Movie Miracle on Main Street Mrs. Herman 1939-12-19
Movie 20,000 Men a Year Mrs. Allen 1939-10-26
Movie Battle Of Broadway Mrs. Rogers 1938-04-22
Movie Change of Heart Mrs. Thompson 1938-01-14
Movie The Jury's Secret Mrs. Sheldon, Bill's Mother 1938-01-16
Movie Little Miss Broadway Miss Hutchins 1938-07-29
Movie Three Blind Mice Mrs. Kilian 1938-06-18
Movie Five of a Kind Nurse Waldron 1938-10-14
Movie Time Out for Murder Polly, Helen's supervisor 1938-09-25
Movie Nancy Steele Is Missing! Mrs. Mary Flaherty 1937-03-12
Movie Love Is News Mrs. Flaherty 1937-02-26
Movie The Great Hospital Mystery Nurse Sarah Keats 1937-05-14
Movie Fifty Roads to Town Mrs. Henry 1937-06-03
Movie Wife, Doctor and Nurse Mrs. Krueger 1937-09-17
Movie Dangerously Yours Aunt Cynthia Barton 1937-09-21
Movie The Singing Marine Ma Marine 1937-07-03
Movie Slave Ship Mrs. Marlowe 1937-06-16
Movie Captain January Mrs. Eliza Croft 1936-04-17
Movie Private Number Mrs. Meecham 1936-06-05
Movie Paddy O'Day Dora 1936-01-17
Movie Little Miss Nobody Eva Bradley 1936-06-05
Movie The Country Doctor Mrs. Graham 1936-03-12
Movie The First Baby Unknown 1936-04-02
Movie White Fang Maud Mahoney 1936-07-17
Movie Laughing at Trouble Glory Bradford 1936-12-11
Movie Craig's Wife Mrs. Harold 1936-09-25
Movie Poor Little Rich Girl Woodward 1936-07-18
Movie Star for a Night Mrs. Martha Lind 1936-08-28
Movie Wig-Wag Mrs. Winchell - Jack's Mother 1935-04-11
Movie One More Spring Mary Sweeney 1935-02-15
Movie Curly Top Mrs. Denham 1935-07-26
Movie Life Begins at Forty Ida Harris 1935-03-22
Movie Navy Wife Mrs. Louise Keats 1935-09-17
Movie We're Only Human Mrs. Walsh 1935-12-27
Movie Metropolitan Grandma 1935-10-17
Movie Finishing School Maude (uncredited) 1934-05-04
Movie The Scarlet Empress Unknown 1934-05-09
Movie Let's Talk It Over Mrs. O'Keefe 1934-06-01
Movie Wonder Bar Baroness (uncredited) 1934-03-31
Movie Change of Heart Mrs. Mc Gowan 1934-05-18
Movie Journal of a Crime Dinner Guest 1934-03-10
Movie Cross Country Cruise Mrs. O'Hara (Uncredited) 1934-01-16
Movie Fashions of 1934 Customer 1934-02-14
Movie Heat Lightning Gladys - the Wife 1934-03-01
Movie Once to Every Woman Mrs. Wood 1934-03-24
Movie Most Precious Thing in Life Mrs. O'Day 1934-06-15
Movie Happiness Ahead Mrs. Davis - The Landlady 1934-10-27
Movie The White Parade Miss Robets 1934-11-16
Movie Bright Eyes Mrs. Higgins 1934-12-28
Movie Blind Date Ma Taylor 1934-07-20
Movie Tomorrow's Youth Mary O'Brien 1934-10-14
Movie Gentlemen Are Born Landlady 1934-11-17
Movie One Night of Love Mrs. Barrett - Mary's Mother 1934-09-15
Movie Embarrassing Moments Mrs. Stuckelberger 1934-09-01
Movie Million Dollar Ransom Ma McGarry (Uncredited) 1934-09-01
Movie Desirable Frederick's Mother 1934-09-08
Movie Bondage Mrs. Elizabeth Wharton 1933-04-22
Movie The Girl in 419 Nurse Esmond 1933-05-26
Movie Murders in the Zoo Banquet Guest (uncredited) 1933-03-31
Movie Air Hostess Ma Kearny 1933-01-15
Movie Emergency Call Nurse Brown (uncredited) 1933-06-24
Movie Roman Scandals Roman Spa Proprietress (uncredited) 1933-01-01
Movie The Past of Mary Holmes Unknown 1933-01-20
Movie Child of Manhattan Mrs. McGonagle 1933-02-11
Movie Jennie Gerhardt Boardinghouse Keeper 1933-06-08
Movie He Couldn't Take It Mrs. Case 1933-12-15
Movie Design for Living Curtis' Housekeeper 1933-12-29
Movie Before Dawn Mrs. Marble 1933-08-04
Movie King for a Night Mrs. Williams 1933-12-09
Movie Only Yesterday Mrs. Lane 1933-11-01
Movie One Sunday Afternoon Mrs. Lind 1933-09-01
Movie Ann Vickers Mrs. Gage (uncredited) 1933-09-26
Movie Aggie Appleby, Maker of Men Mrs. Spence - Landlady (uncredited) 1933-10-18
Movie Young America School Teacher (Uncredited) 1932-04-17
Movie Back Street Mrs. Adolph Schmidt 1932-09-01
Movie Hot Saturday Mrs. Brock 1932-10-28
Movie Washington Merry-Go-Round Alice's Aunt 1932-10-15
Movie Women Won't Tell Mrs. Walter Robinson 1932-11-16
Movie Huckleberry Finn Widow Douglas 1931-08-07
Movie Ladies of the Big House Mrs. Turner 1931-12-26
Movie Tom Sawyer Widow Douglas 1930-12-19
Movie Little Church Around the Corner Anxious Woman at Mine Disaster (uncredited) 1923-03-09
Movie Hypocrites Madam (uncredited) 1915-01-20
Movie Ready Money Unknown 1914-11-05
Movie The Rose of the Rancho SeƱora Castro Kenton, Juanita's Mother 1914-11-15