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The Donna Reed Show cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The Donna Reed Show main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these The Donna Reed Show stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The Donna Reed Show focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The Donna Reed Show that are on here as well.

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Bob Crane is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Donna Reed Show Cast List
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Robert Edward "Bob" Crane was an American actor, drummer, radio host, and disc jockey. Crane began his career as a disc jockey in New York and Connecticut before moving to Los Angeles where he hosted the number-one rated morning show. In the early 1960s, he moved into acting. Crane is best known for his performance as Colonel Robert E. Hogan in the CBS sitcom Hogan's Heroes. The series aired from 1965 to 1971, and Crane received two Primetime Emmy Award nominations for his work on the series. After Hogan's Heroes ended, Crane's career declined. He became frustrated with the few roles he was being offered and began doing dinner theater. In 1975, he returned to television in the NBC series The ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Hogan's Heroes, The Donna Reed Show, The Bob Crane Show

Birthplace: Waterbury, Connecticut, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Carl Betz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Donna Reed Show Cast List
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Carl Lawrence Betz was an American stage, film and television actor. A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Betz participated in childhood theatricals and later worked in summer stock. He graduated from Mt. Lebanon High School in 1939 and then served in the military. Following military service, he graduated from Carnegie Tech in Pittsburgh and made his Broadway debut in 1952. He appeared in the CBS television soap opera, Love of Life, but is best remembered for having played Donna Reed's television husband, Dr. Alex Stone, from 1958 to 1966 in the ABC sitcom, The Donna Reed Show. Between 1967 and 1969, he played defense attorney Clinton Judd in ABC's Judd for the Defense, and won an Emmy ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: The Donna Reed Show, Judd^! for the Defense

Birthplace: Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Donna Reed is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Donna Reed Show Cast List
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Donna Reed was an American film and television actress and producer. Her career spanned over forty years, with appearances in over forty films. She is well known for her role as Mary Hatch Bailey in Frank Capra's 1946 film It's a Wonderful Life. In 1953, she received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Lorene Burke in the war drama From Here to Eternity. But Reed is probably most widely known for her work in television, notably as Donna Stone, a middle-class American mother and housewife in the sitcom The Donna Reed Show, in which her character was more assertive than most other television mothers of the era and for which she received numerous Emmy Award ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Dallas, The Donna Reed Show

Birthplace: Denison, Iowa, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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#58 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

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Kathleen Freeman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Donna Reed Show Cast List
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Kathleen Freeman was an American film, television, and stage actress. In a career that spanned more than fifty years, she portrayed acerbic maids, secretaries, teachers, busybodies, nurses, and battle-axe neighbors and relatives, almost invariably to comic effect. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: DuckTales, The Beverly Hillbillies, As Told by Ginger, The Donna Reed Show, Detention, + more

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Nationality: United States of America

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