August 7, 1939Age:
Lynn, Massachusetts, U.S.
Verna Bloom (born August 7, 1939) is an American actress. She co-starred in Clint Eastwood's 1973 film, High Plains Drifter and in 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.
- Medium Cool (1969) - Eileen
- Children's Games (1969) - The Girl
- Street Scenes (1970) - Herself
- The Hired Hand (1971) - Hannah Collings
- High Plains Drifter (1973) - Sarah Belding
- Badge 373 (1973) - Maureen
- Where Have All The People Gone? (1974, TV Movie) - Jenny
- Sarah T. - Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic (1975, TV Movie) - Jean Hodges
- Animal House (1978) - Marion Wormer
- Playing for Time (1980, TV Movie) - Paulette
- Honkytonk Man (1982) - Emmy
- Déjà Vu (1985)
- The Journey of Natty Gann (1985) - Farm Woman
- After Hours (1985) - June
- The Last Temptation of Christ (1988) - Mary, Mother of Jesus
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