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Donna Mills

Donna Mills

Donna Mills (born 1942) is an American actress, who first gained prominence as ex-nun Laura Donnelly on the soap opera Love is a Many Splendored Thing. Upon leaving the series, she played opposite Clint Eastwood in Play Misty for Me, and that is her most famous movie role to date.

She is best known for portraying the usually evil Abby Fairgate Ewing on the hit TV series Knots Landing, a role she played from 1980 to 1989. She returned for the series finale in 1993 and the reunion movie Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-De-Sac in 1997. She has also appeared in The Six Million Dollar Man, The Love Boat, CHiPs, Quincy, M.E., Thriller, and Fantasy Island.

She has never married, but has an adopted child.


Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.

Donna Mills Facts

Birth NameDonna Jean Miller
OccupationActress
BirthdayDecember 11, 1942 (74)
SignSagittarius
BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA
Height5' 4" (1m63)  How tall is Donna Mills compared to you?

Selected Filmography

Dangerous Intentions
Runaway Father
The World's Oldest Living Bridesmaid
Inherit the Wind
Life gets In The Way
Play Misty For Me
Clint Eastwood American Icon Collection
Clint Eastwood: 4-Movie Thriller Collection
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