Carr, Darleen 1950– (Darlene Carr, Darleen Drake)

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CARR, Darleen 1950
(Darlene Carr, Darleen Drake)


Original name, Darleen Farnon; born December 12, 1950, in Chicago, IL; daughter of Brian and Rita (an actress; maiden name, Deaman) Farnon; sister of Charmian Carr (a former actress); married Jason Laskay (divorced, 1977); marred Jameson Parker (an actor), June 18, 1992; children: one son (deceased). Avocational Interests: Active in ecological and animal rights causes.

Career: Actress.

Awards, Honors: Golden Globe Award nomination, best supporting actresstelevision, 1977, for Once an Eagle.


Film Appearances:

Voice of Shanti, The Jungle Book (animated), Buena Vista, 1967.

Sidoni Riserau, Monkeys, Go Home!, Buena Vista, 1967.

Abbey Kingsley, The Impossible Years, MetroGoldwynMayer, 1968.

Hilda Jorgenson, Death of a Gunfighter, Universal, 1969.

Doris, The Beguiled, Universal, 1971.

Erica's mother, Eight Days a Week, Legacy Releasing Corp., 1997.

Voice of Helen, Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (animated), MetroGoldwynMayer/United Artists, 1998.

Television Appearances; Series:

Kathy, The John Forsythe Show, NBC, 19651966.

Regular, Dean Martin Presents the Golddiggers, NBC, 1969.

Cindy Smith, Chad's daughter, The Smith Family, ABC, 19711972.

Jeannie Stone, Mike's daughter, a recurring role, Streets of San Francisco, ABC, 19721977.

Margaret Devlin, The Oregon Trail, NBC, 1977.

Susan Winslow, Miss Winslow and Son, CBS, 1979.

Mary Lou Springer, newspaper editor, Bret Maverick, ABC, 19811982, 1990.

Voice, The Karate Kid, NBC, 1989.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Tommy Caldwell Damon, Once an Eagle, NBC, 1976.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Susan Raleigh, All My Darling Daughters, ABC, 1972.

Margot, Horror at 37,000 Feet, CBS, 1973.

Susan Raleigh, My Darling Daughters' Anniversary, ABC, 1973.

Carol Lerner, Runaway! (also known as The Runaway Train and The Frozen Passage ), ABC, 1973.

Kathleen Kennedy, Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy, ABC, 1977.

(As Darlene Carr) Hildy, Rage!, NBC, 1980.

Lisa Reed, Hero in the Family, ABC, 1986.

Jean Stone, Back to the Streets of San Francisco, NBC, 1992.

Dr. Leticia Baines, Piranha (also known as Roger Corman Presents ), Showtime, 1995.

Paige Dunning, Simon & Simon: In Trouble Again, CBS, 1995.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Katey Summers, Sleepwalker (also known as Wide World of Mystery and Thriller: Sleepwalker ), ABC, 1975.

ABC Team member, Battle of the Network Stars I, ABC, 1976.

ABC Team member, Battle of the Network Stars II, ABC, 1977.

Circus of the Stars #7, CBS, 1982.

Voice of Mom, "Chocolate Fever," CBS Storybreak, CBS, 1985.

"15 and Getting Straight," CBS Schoolbreak Special, CBS, 1989.

Susan, Big Boys Don't Cry, CBS, 1993.

Marianne, Long Road Home, ABC, 1995.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Joan Chadwick McTaggart, The Chadwick Family (also known as No. 10 Coronado Drive ), ABC, 1974.

Selina Jensen, Law of the Land (also known as The Deputies ), NBC, 1976.

Mary Lou Springer, publisher of Sweetwater Territorian, Bret Maverick (also known as Bret Maverick: The Lazy Ace ), 1981.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

(As Darleen Drake) Joanna Foster, "Little White Liar," The Littlest Hobo, 1963.

Laura "Laurie" Carlson, "Go Fight City Hall," East Side/ West Side, CBS, 1963.

Laura "Laurie" Carlson, "Gallagher Goes West: Tragedy on the Trail," World of Disney, NBC, 1967.

Laura "Laurie" Carlson, "Gallagher Goes West: Trial by Error," World of Disney, NBC, 1967.

(As Darlene Carr) Nancy, "Sam and the Teenager," Mayberry R.F.D., CBS, 1968.

Carla, "Uncle Prince Charming," Family Affair, CBS, 1969.

Anna Moore, also known as Annie York, "Family Man," The Virginian, NBC, 1969.

Governor and J. J., CBS, 1969.

Tracy Clifford, "Madonna with Knapsack and Flute," Marcus Welby, M.D., ABC, 1969.

Emily Willis, "The Savage Wilderness," The FBI, ABC, 1970.

Nancy Leigh, "The Commitment," The Rookies, ABC, 1972.

"Till Death Do Us Part," The F.B.I., ABC, 1972.

"Doctor and Mr. Harper," Medical Center, CBS, 1972.

Kate, "McGuffin," Alias Smith and Jones, ABC, 1972.

"End of a Nightmare," The F.B.I., ABC, 1972.

Julie Barton, "To Catch a Dead Man," Barnaby Jones, CBS, 1973.

"The Tortoise Dance," Marcus Welby, M.D., ABC, 1973.

"The Beguiled," The Waltons, CBS, 1974.

Pip Brent, "The Late Mr. Brent," The Rookies, ABC, 1974.

"The Highjackers," Chopper One, ABC, 1974.

Jobina, "The Assassin," The Rookies, ABC, 1974.

Vicki Singer, "The Last Contract," Barnaby Jones, CBS, 1974.

Meredith Cooper, "Pressure Cooker," S.W.A.T., ABC, 1975.

"The Seventh Man," Manhunter, CBS, 1975.

"Survivors," Medical Center, CBS, 1975.

"Flowers of Death," Caribe, ABC, 1975.

"The Eighth Deadly Sin," Medical Center, CBS, 1975.

Sis Bradford, "The Beguiled," The Waltons, 1975.

"Follow the Yellow Brick Road," Jigsaw John, NBC, 1976.

Katey Summers, "Sleepwalker," Thriller, 1976.

"A Sudden Silence," City of Angels, 1976.

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, 1977.

Dr. Mary Smith, "The Disappearances," Man from Atlantis, NBC, 1977.

"Just before Eve," Insight, syndicated, 1978.

Dora Delaney, "Superstar/Salem," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1978.

Leann Laski, "The Man Who Would Be King," The Paper Chase, CBS, 1978.

Helena Martin, "Search for Atlantis," The Hardy Boys Mysteries, 1978.

Julia Shoemaker, "Victim of Love," Barnaby Jones, 1978.

"Episode 2," Big Shamus, Little Shamus, 1979.

Hannah, "Who Is The Missing Woman?," Eischied, NBC, 1979.

Hannah, "The Dancer," Eischied, NBC, 1979.

"Salami's Affair," The White Shadow, CBS, 1980.

Robyn "Bobby" Andrews, "The Man Who Was Twice," Vega$, ABC, 1980.

"Trauma," Hagen, CBS, 1980.

Darlene Warden, "Attack Angel," Charlie's Angels, ABC, 1981.

Dr. Sandy Sawyer, "The Least Dangerous Game," Simon and Simon, CBS, 1981.

Elizabeth Chesler, "Of All Sad Words," Quincy, M.E., 1981.

Samantha "Sam" Elkins, "Red Dog Blues," Simon and Simon, CBS, 1983.

Heather Wilcox, the store manager, "Limited Engagement," Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1983.

Agatha "Aggie" Mills, "Arms Race," Blue Thunder, ABC, 1984.

Anita, "Who Killed the '60s?," Simon and Simon, CBS, 1984.

Joanne Davis, "The Rescue," V, NBC, 1985.

Donna Burns, "The Man Who Cried Fox," Crazy Like a Fox, CBS, 1985.

Marlena Lewis, "Who Really Watches the Sunset," Riptide, NBC, 1985.

Trish Mercer, "School for Scandal," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1985.

Beth Hartley, "A Friendly Game of Showdown," Blacke's Magic, NBC, 1986.

Ginny Malcolm/Virginia, "Mad Dogs and Englishmen," Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1986.

Shannon McGovern, "The Case of Don Diablo," Simon and Simon, CBS, 1986.

Sherry Strawn, "Quit It," Probe, ABC, 1988.

Voice of woman, "Dry Hard," Darkwing Duck (animated), 1991.

Ambassador E'Tyshra, "Armageddon Game," Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, syndicated, 1994.

Voice of Abby, "Ezekiel Rage," The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1996.

Voice of Abby, "Rock of Rage," The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1996.

Voice of president, "Rock of Rages," The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1996.

Voice of President Stasny, "The Haunted Sonata," The Real Adventures of Johnny Quest (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1997.

Also appeared as voice, Adventures from the Book of Virtues, PBS.

Television Work; Series:

Additional voices, G.I. Joe (animated; also known as Chijo saikyo no Expert Team G.I. Joe ), syndicated, 1984.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in Is There Life After High School; Opposite You; Tom Sawyer; You Never Can Tell.



The CarrDeBelles Band, 1988.