Donna Mills

Actor, Producer, Dancer
This attractive wide-eyed blonde put in numerous years guest starring as a woman in danger on TV episodics before she gained small screen stardom as Abby Cunningham Ewing, one of primetime's scheming nasty vixen, on the ... Read more »
Born: 12/11/1940 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Actor (98)

The 12 Gifts Of Christmas 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

Joy 2015 (Movie)

Priscilla (Actor)

Nip/Tuck 2008, 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Dirty Sexy Money 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Cold Case 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Knots Landing Reunion: Together Again 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

TV Movie Superstars: Women You Love 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

TV Land Awards: A Celebration of Classic TV 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Actor

Twice in a Lifetime 1999 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

68th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Mary Higgins Clark's Moonlight Becomes You 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-De-Sac 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Melrose Place 1996 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

The John Larroquette Show 1993 - 1994, 1996 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

High Society 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

The Stepford Husbands 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Fourth Annual Environmental Media Awards 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Presenter

The Tournament of Roses Parade 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Barbara Taylor Bradford's "Remember" 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Performer

Knots Landing 1979 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Knots Landing Block Party 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Nitecap 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

The 20th International Emmy Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Presenter

The 18th Annual People's Choice Awards 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Presenter

The World's Oldest Living Bridesmaid 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

The 16th Annual People's Choice Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Performer

Bob Hope's Bagful of Christmas Cheer 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

Fame, Fortune & Romance 1985 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

Golden Globe Awards 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Performer

Happy Birthday, Hollywood! 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

Sex Symbols: Past, Present and Future 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

The 13th Annual People's Choice Awards 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Presenter

The 22nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Performer

Alice in Wonderland 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Bob Hope's All-Star Super Bowl Party 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Bob Hope Lampoons Television 1985 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

The Night of 100 Stars II 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

Battle of the Network Stars XV 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Actor

Bare Essence 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Battle of the Network Stars XI 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Actor

Battle of the Network Stars IX 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

The Celebrity Football Classic 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Young Maverick 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Battle of the Network Stars III 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Actor

Doctors' Private Lives 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Actor

Woman on the Run 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Actor

Live a Little, Steal a Lot 1973 (Movie)

Ginny Eaton (Actor)

Love Is a Many Splendored Thing 1967 - 1973 (TV Show)

Actor

Night of Terror 1972 - 1973 (TV Show)

Actor

The Good Life 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Actor

McMillan & Wife 1971 (TV Show)

Actor

Play Misty for Me 1971 (Movie)

Tobie (Actor)

The Good Life 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Actor

The Incident 1967 (Movie)

Alice Keenan (Actor)

An Element of Truth (TV Show)

Actor

Beyond the Bermuda Triangle (TV Show)

Actor

Bunco (TV Show)

Actor

Curse of the Black Widow (TV Show)

Actor

Dangerous Intentions (TV Show)

Actor

Deadly Revenge (TV Show)

Actor

Dream On (TV Show)

Actor

False Arrest (TV Show)

Actor

Fire! (TV Show)

Actor

Hanging By a Thread (TV Show)

Actor

Haunts of the Very Rich (TV Show)

Actor

He's Not Your Son (TV Show)

Actor

In My Daughter's Name (TV Show)

Actor

Intimate Encounters (TV Show)

Actor

Intimate Portrait: Michele Lee (TV Show)

Narrator

Killer With Two Faces (TV Show)

Actor

Ladies of the House (TV Show)

Actor

Live Again, Die Again (TV Show)

Actor

Love is a Four Letter Word (TV Show)

Actor

My Name Is Kate (TV Show)

Actor

Night of Terror (Movie)

(Actor)

One Deadly Owner (TV Show)

Actor

Outback Bound (TV Show)

Actor

Remember (Movie)

(Actor)

Rolling Man (TV Show)

Actor

Runaway Father (TV Show)

Actor

Smash-Up on Interstate 5 (TV Show)

Actor

Superdome (TV Show)

Actor

The Bait (TV Show)

Actor

The Hunted Lady (TV Show)

Actor

The Lady Forgets (TV Show)

Actor

The President's Child (TV Show)

Actor

Too Cool for Christmas (TV Show)

Actor

Waikiki (TV Show)

Actor

Who Is the Black Dahlia? (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

This attractive wide-eyed blonde put in numerous years guest starring as a woman in danger on TV episodics before she gained small screen stardom as Abby Cunningham Ewing, one of primetime's scheming nasty vixen, on the long-running CBS soap "Knots Landing. " Donna Mills has since gone on to headline many TV-movies, often also serving as producer.

Relationships

Chloe Mills

Daughter
adopted in 1994 when she was four days old

EDUCATION

University of Illinois

Urbana, Illinois
left college to pursue career as dancer and actor

Milestones

1996

Continued run as TV-movie queen with "The Stepford Husbands"

1996

Joined cast of Fox primetime soap "Melrose Place"

1982

Starred in miniseries "Bare Essence"

1972

Made TV-movie debut in "Haunts of the Very Rich"

1970

Played Clint Eastwood's girlfriend in "Play Misty For Me"

1967

Feature film debut in "The Incident"

1967

Played ex-nun Laura Donnelly on the daytime drama "Love is a Many Splendored Thing"

1966

Made Broadway debut in Woody Allen's "Don't Drink the Water"

1965

Was a regular on the short-lived "The Steve Lawrence Show" (CBS)

1964

Moved to NYC; appeared for seven months on daytime soap "The Secret Storm"

Cast as Larry Hagman's wife on the sitcom "The Good Life"

Left college to dance and act in local Chicago productions at Drury Lane Theatre

Became star playing Abby Cunningham Ewing on the primetime soap "Knots Landing"

Joined tour of "My Fair Lady"

Bonus Trivia

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Mills has served as Director of Fashion and Beauty for Faberge.

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Mills produced her own beauty video "The Eyes Have It".

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She has co-hosted the annual Easter Seals telethon with Pat Boone.

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