Martha Hyer

Born Aug 10, 1924

Martha Hyer is a retired American film actress.

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1924 Birth Born on August 10, 1924.


1954 29 Years Old Eventually she moved up the ranks, and starting in 1954, began receiving better roles, becoming a popular actress in Hollywood for the next decade. … Read More


1956 31 Years Old She next starred opposite Donald O'Connor in the comedy Francis in the Navy (1955) and in a 1956 televised version of Jezebel for Lux Video Theatre in which she played the lead role of Julie. … Read More
1957 32 Years Old She was featured in Kelly and Me, a comedy with Van Johnson, and as Cordelia Bullock in the 1957 remake of My Man Godfrey with David Niven.
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In 1958, Hyer appeared in a Playhouse 90 televised version of Reunion by Merle Miller, along with Frances Farmer. … Read More
1964 39 Years Old By 1964, Hyer had turned 40 and after a decade of success, she began having trouble finding good roles and worked mainly in television and in European and American B-films. … Read More


1965 40 Years Old Also in 1965, she was in The Sons of Katie Elder, a western with John Wayne. … Read More
1966 41 Years Old In 1966, she was in The Chase, which stars Marlon Brando, directed by Arthur Penn. … Read More
1967 42 Years Old In 1967, she starred in the film drama Some May Live, and in the crime comedy The Happening as the wife of a kidnapped mobster played by Anthony Quinn, and later in the 1969 suspense film Crossplot with Roger Moore.
1974 49 Years Old Her final film role was in The Day of the Wolves (1971) and her final television role was in a 1974 episode of McCloud. … Read More


2014 90 Years Old She died on May 31, 2014, at the age of 89 from natural causes, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where she had lived for many years.
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