Jennifer Raine

Actor
A character actress of TV, stage and film, Jennifer Raine was the daughter of actor Alan Napier who played Alfred the butler on the 1960s camp classic "Batman". Her great-great-grandfather was the celebrated ... Read more »
Born: 03/07/1932 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (1)

The List of Adrian Messenger 1963 (Movie)

Student Nurse (Actor)

Biography

A character actress of TV, stage and film, Jennifer Raine was the daughter of actor Alan Napier who played Alfred the butler on the 1960s camp classic "Batman". Her great-great-grandfather was the celebrated 19th-century English novelist Charles Dickens. Raine moved to Los Angeles at the age of seven and made her American debut in the Shirley Temple vehicle "The Little Princess" (1939). She continued to work sporadically throughout the 40s and 50s (e.g., a small role in the Cornel Wilde starrer, "The Scarlet Coat" 1955). Her TV credits include "Passport to Danger" (1954) and "Man Behind the Badge" (1953-55). Raine was married to veteran character actor Whit Bissell.

Relationships

Whit Bissell

Husband
survived her

Charles Dickens

Great-Great-Grandfather

Brian Forster

Son
survived her played the second Chris on the musical sitcom "The Partridge Family"

Alan Napier

Father
played Alfred the butler on TV's "Batman"

Milestones

1939

Moved to Los Angeles from London

1939

Feature acting debut, "The Little Princess"

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