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Maureen O'Sullivan

Maureen O’Sullivan (May 17, 1911 - June 23, 1998), born in Boyle, County Roscommon, Ireland, was a screen actress who is best remembered for her roles as Jane in a series of five movies opposite Johnny Weissmuller's Tarzan.

She attended the Convent of the Sacred Heart at Roehampton, England (along with Vivien Leigh) and later went to Hollywood in 1930 at the invitation of director Frank Borzage and was signed by MGM Studios.

On September 12, 1936, she married writer (and later director) John Farrow[?]. They were parents of seven children, including Mia Farrow. After John Farrow's death in 1963, she married James Cushing on August 22, 1983.

She died of complications from heart surgery in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Screen Credits

  • So This Is London - 1930
  • Song o' My Heart - 1930
  • Just Imagine - 1930
  • Princess and the Plumber - 1930
  • A Connecticut Yankee - 1931
  • Skyline - 1931
  • The Big Shot - 1931
  • Tarzan the Ape Man - 1932
  • The Silver Lining - 1932
  • Fast Companions - 1932
  • Skyscraper Souls - 1932
  • Okay, America! - 1932
  • Payment Deferred - 1932
  • Strange Interlude - 1932
  • Robbers' Roost - 1932
  • The Cohens and Kellys in Trouble - 1933
  • Tugboat Annie - 1933
  • Stage Mother - 1933
  • Tarzan and His Mate - 1934
  • The Thin Man - 1934
  • Hide-Out - 1934
  • The Barretts of Wimpole Street - 1934
  • David Copperfield - 1935
  • West Point of the Air - 1935
  • Cardinal Richelieu - 1935
  • The Flame Within - 1935
  • Woman Wanted - 1935
  • Anna Karenina - 1935
  • The Bishop Misbehaves - 1935
  • The Voice of Bugle Ann - 1936
  • Hollywood: The Second Step - 1936
  • The Devil-Doll - 1936
  • Tarzan Escapes - 1936
  • A Day at the Races - 1937
  • The Emperor's Candlesticks - 1937
  • My Dear Miss Aldrich - 1937
  • Between Two Women - 1937
  • A Yank at Oxford - 1938
  • Hold That Kiss - 1938
  • Port of Seven Seas - 1938
  • The Crowd Roars - 1938
  • Spring Madness - 1938
  • Tarzan Finds a Son! - 1939
  • Let Us Live! - 1939
  • Sporting Blood - 1940
  • Pride and Prejudice - 1940
  • Maisie Was a Lady - 1941
  • Tarzan's Secret Treasure - 1941
  • Tarzan's New York Adventure - 1942
  • Unusual Occupations - 1947/I
  • The Big Clock - 1948
  • Screen Actors - 1950
  • Where Danger Lives - 1950
  • No Resting Place - 1950
  • Bonzo Goes to College - 1952
  • All I Desire - 1953
  • Mission Over Korea - 1953
  • The Steel Cage - 1954
  • Duffy of San Quentin - 1954
  • The Tall T - 1957
  • Wild Heritage - 1958
  • Today - 1952 TV Series
  • Never Too Late - 1965
  • The Phynx - 1970
  • The Crooked Hearts - 1972
  • The Great Houdini, - 1976
  • It's Showtime - 1976
  • Mandy's Grandmother - 1978
  • All My Children - 1970 (TV Series)
  • Too Scared to Scream - 1985
  • Hannah and Her Sisters - 1986
  • Peggy Sue Got Married - 1986
  • Stranded - 1987
  • Good Ole Boy: A Delta Boyhood - 1988
  • With Murder in Mind - 1992
  • The Habitation of Dragons - 1992



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