Ella Raines

Ella Raines

actress, soundtrack

Ella Raines was born on Aug 06, 1920 in USA. Ella Raines's big-screen debut came with Phantom Lady directed by Robert Siodmak in 1944. Ella Raines is known for Brute Force directed by Jules Dassin, Burt Lancaster stars as Joe Collins and Hume Cronyn as Capt. Munsey. The most recent award Ella Raines achieved is Golden Boot Awards. The upcoming new movie Ella Raines plays is A Dangerous Profession which will be released on Nov 26, 1949.

Ella Raines was born in Snoqualmie Falls, Washington, in 1920. After graduating from high school, she enrolled at the University of Washington as a drama student and participated in many plays. Following graduation, she traveled to New York and the lights of Broadway. She was eventually signed by Howard Hawks and played in Corvette K-225 (1943) as the love interest of Randolph Scott. She appeared in many A pictures very quickly, including L'amazone aux yeux verts (1944) opposite John Wayne. She co-starred in many other films opposite such stars as Vincent Price, William Powell and Brian Donlevy (turning in a good performance as a spunky garage owner in director Arthur Lubin's underrated Choc en retour (1949)). In the early 1950s she had her own TV series, Janet Dean, Registered Nurse (1954), and also had a short-lived recording career during that period. She died in 1988.

  • Birthday

    Aug 06, 1920
  • Place of Birth

    Snoqualmie Falls, Washington, USA

Known For


2 wins & 0 nominations

Golden Boot Awards
Winner - Golden Boot
Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
Winner - Star on the Walk of Fame

Movies & TV Shows