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Antoinette Bower (born September 30, 1932) is a retired American film, television and stage actress, whose career lasted nearly four decades.

Antoinette Bower
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Bower and Raymond Massey as guest stars on Adventures in Paradise, 1961
Born (1932-09-30) September 30, 1932 (age 86)
Years active1954–1992
Spouse(s)James Francis Gill (divorced)[1]

Early yearsEdit

She was born in Baden-Baden and was a British subject before becoming an American citizen.[2]


Bower has many television guest roles to her credit – between 1958 and 1987, she amassed over ninety appearances on such programs as Ben Casey, The Fugitive, Combat!, The Invaders, Mannix, Mission: Impossible, Perry Mason, The Six Million Dollar Man, Kojak, Star Trek, Hogan's Heroes (in 3 different roles), Columbo, The Twilight Zone and Murder, She Wrote.

She later appeared in a number of made-for-television movies, including A Death of Innocence (1971) with Shelley Winters, and The Cowboy and the Ballerina (1984), with Christopher Lloyd and Michael Pataki.

She co-starred with Christopher Plummer and Jean Simmons in the TV mini-series The Thorn Birds (1983), and, from 1989–92, she was a regular on the Canadian TV series Neon Rider.

Personal lifeEdit

Bower was married to James Francis Gill.[3]

Selected TV and filmographyEdit

TV Series - Guest AppearancesEdit

TV Series - Regular AppearancesEdit

TV Movie AppearancesEdit

Film AppearancesEdit


  1. ^ Profile,; accessed July 23, 2017.
  2. ^ Profile,; accessed September 26, 2017.[unreliable source?]
  3. ^ Roessing, Walter (November 2, 1968). "Who IS That Girl, Anyway?". The Ottawa Journal. Canada, Ottawa, Ontario. p. 81.

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