Shirley Jones

Shirley Mae Jones (born March 31, 1934) is an American singer and actress of stage, film and television. In her six decades of show business, she has starred as wholesome characters in a number of well-known musical films, such as Oklahoma! (1955), Carousel (1956), and The Music Man (1962). She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing a vengeful prostitute in Elmer Gantry (1960). She played the lead role of Shirley Partridge, the widowed mother of five children in the musical situation-comedy television series The Partridge Family (1970–74), which co-starred her real-life stepson David Cassidy, son of Jack Cassidy.

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Cast Credits

The Haunting Of... (2012)
Guest starring as Shirley Jones
Raising Hope (2010)
Guest starring as Christine Chance (3 episodes)
RuPaul's Drag U (2010)
Guest starring as Judge
Childrens Hospital (2010)
Guest starring as Grandma Shirley
Hot in Cleveland (2010)
Guest starring as Sophie
Cougar Town (2009)
Guest starring as Anne (2 episodes)
Ruby & The Rockits (2009)
Guest starring as Shirley Gallagher
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Guest starring as Felicity Bradshaw
  • Episode 5x07: Choice (Nov 4, 2003)
That '70s Show (1998)
Guest starring as Shirley Jones
  • Episode 3x02: Red Sees Red (Oct 10, 2000) [Special Guest Star]
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
Guest starring as Lydia
Melrose Place (1992)
Guest starring as Teresa Lewis
Shirley (1979)
Starring as Shirley Miller (13 episodes)