• Shirley  Jones

    Shirley Jones Awards

    Born on March 31st, 1934

    From Charleroi, Pennsylvania, USA

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Hidden Places

A drifter (Jason Gedrick) looking for work tries to help a widow save her family orange orchard.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2007)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Golden Globe (1972)
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy Series or Television Movie
Golden Globe (1971)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
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Silent Night, Lonely Night

Two married strangers (Lloyd Bridges, Shirley Jones) have a brief holiday romance at a Massachusetts college-town inn.

Nominated
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
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The Music Man

When Harold Hill (Robert Preston), a traveling con man, arrives in River City, he convinces the locals to start a band by purchasing the uniforms and instruments from him. His intention is to flee as soon as he receives the money. Librarian Marian Paroo (Shirley Jones) suspects Harold is a fraud, but holds her tongue since her moody brother, Winthrop (Ronny Howard), is excited about the band. As Harold begins to develop feelings for Marian, he faces a difficult decision about skipping town.

Golden Globe (1963)
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy
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Elmer Gantry

When hedonistic but charming con man Elmer Gantry (Burt Lancaster) meets the beautiful Sister Sharon Falconer (Jean Simmons), a roadside revivalist, he feigns piousness to join her act as a passionate preacher. The two make a successful onstage pair, and their chemistry extends to romance. Both the show and their relationship are threatened, however, when one of Gantry's ex-lovers (Shirley Jones) decides that she has a score to settle with the charismatic performer.

Golden Globe (1961)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role