Verna Bloom

Verna Bloom


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 07-08-1938
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Lynn, Massachusetts, USA
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  • Popularity: 8.37
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Verna Bloom (August 7, 1938 - January 9, 2019) was an American actress. She co-starred in the 1973 film High Plains Drifter with Clint Eastwood and the 1974 made for TV movie Where Have All The People Gone? with Peter Graves and Kathleen Quinlan. She has had roles in more than 30 films and television episodes since the 1960s, including playing Mary, mother of Jesus, in The Last Temptation of Christ in 1988 and Marion Wormer in Animal House in 1978. Bloom was born in Lynn, Massachusetts and attended the School of Fine Arts in Boston University, graduating with a BFA. She also studied at the HB Studio in New York City. She is Jewish. Description above from the Wikipedia article Verna Bloom, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
1973 High Plains Drifter as Sarah Belding
1969 Medium Cool as Eileen
1973 Badge 373 as Maureen
1972 Particular Men
1985 After Hours as June
1971 The Hired Hand as Hannah Collings
1975 Sarah T. - Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic as Jean Hodges
2003 Where Are They Now?: A Delta Alumni Update as Marion Wormer
1978 Animal House as Marion Wormer
1974 Where Have All the People Gone as Jenny
1977 Contract on Cherry Street as Emily Hovannes
1981 Rivkin: Bounty Hunter as Bertha
1975 The Blue Knight as Moody Larkin
1982 Honkytonk Man as Emmy
1970 Street Scenes as Self
1988 The Last Temptation of Christ as Mary, Mother of Jesus
1985 The Journey of Natty Gann as Farm Woman
1980 Playing for Time as Paulette
1998 The Yearbook: An Animal House Reunion as Herself - 'Mrs. Dean Wormer'

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