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Helen Stenborg (1925–2011)

Helen Stenborg was born on January 24, 1925 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Helen Joan Stenborg. She was an actress, known for Enchanted (2007), Three Days of the Condor (1975) and Doubt (2008). She was married to Barnard Hughes. She died on March 22, 2011 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Enchanted Ballroom Lady #1
Doubt Sister Teresa
American Playhouse Aunt Middy / Aunt Sally Friedman / Mrs. Acton


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 2008/I Doubt
Sister Teresa
 2008 The Caller
Jimmy's Mother
 2007 Enchanted
Ballroom Lady #1
 2001 Ed (TV Series)
Mrs. Barb Miller
- Closure (2001) ... Mrs. Barb Miller
 2000 Bless the Child
Sister Joseph
 2000 Isn't She Great
Aunt Abigail
 1999 The Longest Journey (Video Game)
Old Woman / Alatien Teller (English version, voice)
 1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
Christine Aimsley
- Ramparts (1999) ... Christine Aimsley
 1996 Marvin's Room
Nun on Phone
 1995 Past the Bleachers (TV Movie)
 1995 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Isabella Kunkle
- In Search of Crimes Past (1995) ... Isabella Kunkle
 1992 Me and Veronica
Woman at Laundromat
 1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities
Mrs. McCoy
 1990 The Incident (TV Movie)
Edna Mae Hansen
 1988 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Mrs. Johnston
- Split Decision (1988) ... Mrs. Johnston
 1988 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Mrs. Graham
- Belle of the Bald (1988) ... Mrs. Graham
 1987 A Hobo's Christmas (TV Movie)
Mrs. Gladys Morgan
 1986 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Velma Almeida
- Widow's Walk (1986) ... Velma Almeida
 1982-1985 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Mrs. Acton / Aunt Middy / Aunt Sally Friedman
- The Europeans (1985) ... Mrs. Acton
- A Flash of Green (1984) ... Aunt Middy
- Fifth of July (1982) ... Aunt Sally Friedman
 1984 Hotel (TV Series)
Lily Freilich
- Passages (1984) ... Lily Freilich
 1982 Not in Front of the Children (TV Movie)
Elsa Carruthers
 1982 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Dotty Hill
- Blacklist (1982) ... Dotty Hill
 1979 Starting Over
Older Woman
 1979 The Europeans
Mrs. Acton
 1977 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Betty Bowers
- Blizzard (1977) ... Betty Bowers
 1976 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
Dr. Thompson
- Episode #1.333 (1976) ... Dr. Thompson
- Episode #1.332 (1976) ... Dr. Thompson
 1976 The Adams Chronicles (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Hawkins
 1975 Three Days of the Condor
Mrs. Russell (as Helen Stenbure)
 1975 Good Times (TV Series)
The Cashier
- Operation Florida (1975) ... The Cashier
 1973 Screaming Skull (TV Movie)
 1972 Great Performances (TV Series)
Mavis Johnson
- The Rimers of Eldritch (1972) ... Mavis Johnson
 1972 Between Time and Timbuktu (TV Movie)
Miss Martin
 1971 Dr. Cook's Garden (TV Movie)
Ruth Hart
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Hannah Graham (1997)
 1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Lecturer / Dr. Lang
- To All My Friends on Shore (1964) ... Lecturer
- Nurse Is a Feminine Noun (1964) ... Dr. Lang
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Helga Lindeman (1977-1978)
 1961-1962 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
Luisa Werner
- Tunnel to Freedom (1962) ... Luisa Werner
 1961 'Way Out (TV Series)
Miss Wickford
- The Overnight Case (1961) ... Miss Wickford
 1960 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Kate O'Byrne
- Shadow of a Pale Horse (1960) ... Kate O'Byrne
 1960 True Story (TV Series)
Martha Cassidy
- Episode dated 18 June 1960 (1960) ... Martha Cassidy (as Helen Stenberg)
 1949-1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
- Angry Angel (1958)
- Apple of His Eye (1949) ... Nina
- Autumn Fire (1949)
 1947 A Christmas Carol (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: A Life. See more »

Alternate Names:

Helen Stenberg | Helen Stenbure

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She had two children with her husband, Barnard: daughter, Laura Hughes, and son, Doug Hughes. See more »

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