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Ann Doran

Ann Lee Doran (July 28, 1911 – September 19, 2000) was an American character actress, possibly best known as the mother of Jim Stark (James Dean) in Rebel Without a Cause (1955). She was an early member of the Screen Actors Guild and served on the board of the Motion Picture & Television Fund for 30 years.

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Jul 28, 1911 In Amarillo, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie One Exciting Adventure 1934-09-01
Latest Project:
Movie Wildcats 1986-02-14
Known For
Movie Wildcats Mrs. Chatham 1986-02-14
Movie All Night Long Grandmother Gibbons 1981-03-06
Movie Advice to the Lovelorn Ada Wells 1981-11-30
Movie Dead of Night Mrs. McCauley 1977-03-29
Movie Flood! Emma Fisher 1977-06-05
Movie The Gumball Rally Mrs. Ontley 1976-07-28
Movie The Werewolf of Woodstock Dora 1975-01-24
Movie The Family Nobody Wanted Mrs. Kimberly 1975-02-19
Movie The Story of Pretty Boy Floyd Secretary 1974-05-07
Series Longstreet 1971-09-16
Movie The Hired Hand Mrs. Sorenson 1971-08-11
Movie There Was a Crooked Man... Mrs. Lomax 1970-09-18
Movie Once You Kiss a Stranger... Lee's Mother 1969-11-12
Movie The Arrangement Hospital Nurse 1969-11-18
Movie The Hostage Miss Mabry 1967-10-23
Movie Rosie! Lady on Witness Stand 1967-11-22
Movie Not with My Wife, You Don't! Doris Parker 1966-11-02
Series The Legend of Jesse James 1965-09-13
Movie The Carpetbaggers Reporter 1964-04-08
Movie The Brass Bottle Martha Kenton 1964-05-20
Movie Where Love Has Gone Mrs. Geraghty 1964-11-02
Movie Kitten with a Whip Mavis Varden 1964-11-04
Movie Captain Newman, M.D. Mrs. Pyser (uncredited) 1963-12-25
Movie Riot in Juvenile Prison Bess Monahan 1959-04-01
Movie Cast a Long Shadow Ma Calvert 1959-08-24
Movie Violent Road Edith Miller 1958-05-10
Movie It! The Terror from Beyond Space Mary Royce 1958-07-31
Movie Joy Ride Grace Renny 1958-11-23
Movie Voice in the Mirror Mrs. Devlin 1958-08-13
Movie The Man Who Turned to Stone Mrs. Ford 1957-03-01
Movie Young and Dangerous Mrs. Clara Clinton 1957-10-30
Movie Bombers B-52 Sylvia Slater (uncredited) 1957-11-22
Movie Rebel Without a Cause Mrs. Carol Stark 1955-10-29
Movie Them! Child Psychiatrist 1954-06-16
Movie The Bob Mathias Story Lillian Mathias 1954-10-24
Movie The High and the Mighty Clara Joseph 1954-07-03
Movie So This Is Love Mrs. Moore 1953-07-15
Movie Island in the Sky Moon's Wife (uncredited) 1953-09-05
Movie Love Is Better Than Ever Mrs. Levoy 1952-02-23
Movie Here Come the Nelsons Clara Randolph 1952-02-23
Movie Paula Mrs. Smith 1952-05-15
Movie The Rose Bowl Story Mrs. Addie Burke 1952-08-24
Movie Tomahawk Mrs. Carrington 1951-02-05
Movie Her First Romance 1951-05-04
Movie Riding High Nurse (uncredited) 1950-04-12
Movie Lonely Heart Bandits Nancy Crane 1950-08-29
Movie The Fountainhead Wynand's Secretary (uncredited) 1949-06-25
Movie Beyond the Forest Edith Williams 1949-10-21
Movie Calamity Jane and Sam Bass Mrs. Lucy Egan 1949-07-04
Movie My Dog Rusty Mrs. Ethel Mitchell 1948-04-08
Movie Fear in the Night Lil Herlihy 1947-04-10
Movie My Favorite Brunette Miss Rogers 1947-03-19
Movie For the Love of Rusty Ethel Mitchell 1947-05-01
Movie The Crimson Key Paris Wood 1947-07-02
Movie Road to the Big House Agnes Clark 1947-12-13
Movie Second Chance Doris Greene 1947-07-18
Movie The Strange Love of Martha Ivers Bobbi St. John 1946-08-19
Movie Roughly Speaking Alice Abbott 1945-01-31
Movie Pride of the Marines Ella Mae Merchant 1945-08-24
Movie I Love a Soldier Jenny Butler 1945-07-12
Movie Mr. Skeffington Maria (uncredited) 1944-05-25
Movie Henry Aldrich's Little Secret Helen Martin 1944-06-10
Movie Air Force Mrs. Mary Quincannon (uncredited) 1943-03-20
Movie The Hard Way Dorshka (Uncredited) 1943-01-13
Movie Slightly Dangerous Salesgirl (uncredited) 1943-04-01
Movie Old Acquaintance Music Store Saleslady (uncredited) 1943-11-27
Movie Blue, White, and Perfect Miss Hoffman 1942-01-06
Movie Mr. Wise Guy Dorothy Melton 1942-02-20
Movie Yankee Doodle Dandy Receptionist (uncredited) 1942-05-29
Movie Beyond the Blue Horizon Margaret Chase (uncredited) 1942-06-25
Movie My Sister Eileen Receptionist (uncredited) 1942-09-24
Movie Ellery Queen's Penthouse Mystery Sheila Cobb 1941-03-24
Movie Meet John Doe Mrs. Hansen (uncredited) 1941-03-14
Movie Penny Serenade Dotty 'Dot' 1941-04-24
Movie The Kid from Kansas Julie 'Smitty' Smith 1941-09-19
Movie Sun Valley Serenade Waitress (uncredited) 1941-08-29
Movie Dive Bomber Joe's Blind Date 1941-08-31
Movie His Girl Friday Newspaper Office Worker (uncredited) 1940-01-18
Movie The Green Hornet Josephine Weaver Allen (uncredited) 1940-01-08
Movie Five Little Peppers at Home Nurse 1940-02-08
Movie Girls of the Road Jerry 1940-07-24
Movie Cold Turkey Mrs. Langdon 1940-10-18
Movie Glamour for Sale Myrtle (uncredited) 1940-09-27
Movie Good Girls Go to Paris Bridesmaid (uncredited) 1939-06-20
Movie Homicide Bureau Nurse 1939-01-05
Movie Blind Alley Agnes 1939-05-11
Movie Rattling Romeo Judy 1939-07-14
Movie The Man They Could Not Hang Betty Crawford 1939-08-17
Movie Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Paine's Secretary (uncredited) 1939-10-19
Movie Skinny the Moocher Ann 1939-09-08
Movie Extortion Margie Blake 1938-05-09
Movie Women in Prison Maggie 1938-03-02
Movie The Mind Needer Mrs. Chase 1938-04-29
Movie You Can't Take It with You Maggie O'Neill 1938-09-01
Movie The Lady Objects Miss Hollins 1938-10-12
Movie Blondie Elsie Hazlip 1938-11-30
Movie The Spider's Web Mason's Secretary 1938-10-21
Movie The Go-Getter Maizie-the maid (uncredited) 1937-05-22
Movie Devil's Playground Bit Part 1937-01-24
Movie It's All Yours Stewardess (uncredited) 1937-09-01
Movie I'll Take Romance Minor Role 1937-11-17
Movie Let's Sing Again Alice Alba 1936-05-07
Movie The Little Red Schoolhouse Mary Burke 1936-03-02
Movie Missing Girls Ann Jason 1936-09-10
Movie The Man Who Lived Twice Nurse Cameron 1936-09-25
Movie Red Lights Ahead Mary Wallace 1936-11-28
Movie Mary Burns, Fugitive Reporter 1935-11-15
Movie One Exciting Adventure Girl 1934-09-01