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DONNA MILLS BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:

Donna Mills was born on December 11th, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois with the birth name Donna Jean Miller.  She is most known to many from the role she played on the primetime soap opera "Knots Landing" portraying Abby Fairgate.
 
After completing her schooling at Garvey Elementary and Taft High School she attended college at the University of Illinois at Urban-Champaign, but left only after a year and decided to pursue a career as an actress.
 
She began with working as a stage actress and was soon able to get a guest role on television on, "The Secret Storm" (1966) followed by a regular occurring role on the television soap opera, "Love is a Many Splendored Thing" (1967-1970). 
 
She then became involved in the film industry appearing on the big screen in, "Play Misty For Me" (1971) starring Clint Eastwood.  Some of her other television appearances included roles on, "The Six Million Dollar Man", "Hawaii Five-O", "The Love Boat", "CHIPS, "The Oregon Trail", "Quincy, M.D.", "Thriller", "Police Woman" and "Fantasy Island".
 
Her most well known role came late in her career on the prime time soap opera, "Knots Landing" (1980).  She played the role of Abby Fairgate for a total of nine years.  When the series did finally end, Mills continued to work in the industry, this time being cast on a number of television movies.  
 
She did a reunion in 2005 with the "Knots Landing" cast titled, "Knots Landing: Together Again".  Along with a decent career as an actress, Mills also chose to release her own line of make up cosmetics and released an instructional video titled, "The Eyes Have It" in 1986 where the video showed different ways to vary make up application.
 
Donna Mills never married, but did adopt a daughter, Chloe in 1995.  She currently resides in Los Angeles, California and is retired from acting completely.  
 

Filmography

2008-2010 Nip/Tuck 
2009 Dirty Sexy Money 
2008 Ladies of the House
2007 Love Is a Four Letter Word 
2007 Cold Case 
2006 Jane Doe: Yes, I Remember It Well 
2004 A Very Cool Christmas 
2000 Rude Awakening 
2000 Cursed Part 3 
1999 Twice in a Lifetime
1998 Moonlight Becomes You 
1997 Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-Sac
1996-1997 Melrose Place
1996 The Stepford Husbands
1995 High Society
1995 An Element of Truth
1995 Dangerous Intentions 
1994 Dream On 
1993-1994 The John Larroquette Show 
1994 My Name Is Kate 
1993 Remember 
1980-1993 Knots Landing
1992 The President's Child 
1992 In My Daughter's Name 
1991 False Arrest 
1991 Runaway Father 
1990 The World's Oldest Living Bridesmaid 
1989 The Lady Forgets
1988 Outback Bound 
1986 Intimate Encounters 
1985 Alice in Wonderland 
1984 He's Not Your Son
1982 Bare Essence 
1980 Insight 
1980 Waikiki
1979-1980 Young Maverick
1979 Fantasy Island 
1979 Hanging by a Thread
1977-1978 The Love Boat
1978 Doctors' Private Lives 
1978 Superdome 
1977 The Oregon Trail
1977 The Hunted Lady
1977 Curse of the Black Widow 
1977 Fire! 
1977 Bunco 
1976 Smash-Up on Interstate 5 
1976 Quincy M.E. 
1976 Look What's Happened to Rosemary's Baby
1976 City of Angels 
1976 Police Woman
1976 S.W.A.T
1975 Barnaby Jones 
1975 Medical Story 
1975 Beyond the Bermuda Triangle 
1975 Cannon 
1975 Hawaii Five-O
1974-1975 Police Story
1975 Murph the Surf 
1975 Who Is the Black Dahlia? 
1975 Medical Center
1975 The Rookies
1975 The Six Million Dollar Man
1974 Wide World Mystery
1974 McMillan & Wife
1974 Marcus Welby, M.D.
1973-1974 Thriller 
1974 Live Again, Die Again 
1971-1973 Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law 
1973 Gunsmoke 
1973 The Bait 
1973 Banyon
1972 The Bold Ones: The New Doctors
1972 Night of Terror
1972 Rolling Ma
1972 Haunts of the Very Rich 
1971-1972 The F.B.I. 
1971-1972 The Good Life 
1971 Play Misty for Me
1970 Dan August
1970 Lancer
1967 Love Is a Many Splendored Thing 
1967 The Incident 
1966 The Secret Storm 





Matinee Classics - McMillan and Wife starring Rock Hudson, Susan Saint James, John Schuck, Nancy Walker, Martha Raye, Bill Quinn, Mildred Natwick, Linda Watkins, Donna Mills, Richard Gilliland, Gloria Stroock, Maudie Prickett and Connie Sawyer
Matinee Classics - Play Misty for Me starring Clint Eastwood, Jessica Walter, Donna Mills, John Larch, Jack Ging, Irene Hervey, James McEachin, Clarice Taylor, Don Siegel, Duke Everts, George Fargo, Mervin W. Frates, Tim Frawley, Otis Kadani and Brit Lind
Matinee Classics - Play Misty for Me starring Clint Eastwood, Jessica Walter, Donna Mills, John Larch, Jack Ging, Irene Hervey, James McEachin, Clarice Taylor, Don Siegel, Duke Everts, George Fargo, Mervin W. Frates, Tim Frawley, Otis Kadani and Brit Lind


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