By 1946 she had starred in Between Two Worlds, Hollywood Canteen, Pride of the Marines and Of Human Bondage. In 1950 she received the first of three nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress, for Caged, in which she played a prison inmate.
Parker never became a big name in Hollywood, despite numerous movies and Oscar nominations. In 1967 she starred in the television series Bracken's World, and then in several made-for-television movies. She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6340 Hollywood Blvd.
Eleanor Parker Facts
|Birth Name||Eleanor Jean Parker|
|Birthday||June 26, 1922 (93)|
|Birthplace||Cedarville, Ohio, USA|