Beth Raines in The Waltons

Beth Raines

Born: 1953-07-08


Beth Raines

Beth became a professional actress at the age of 17, starring in Dinner Theatre in Indianapolis, IN. After studying acting at The American Concervatory Theatre in San Francisco, she moved to LA to begin her TV/Film carreer. She Guest Starred on many TV shows in the 70's and became a stunt woman in the early 80's, working on such films as "The Black Stallion Returns" and "The Escape Artist". She returned to TV with a recurring role on the CBS soap opera, "Capital" as well as other guest appearances. She also worked as a Disc Jockey, using that platform and the help of friends in the industry to raise thousands of dollars for Abused Children by organizing "celebrity Softball" events. She left the profession in 1990 due to illness and now resides in Illinois. Her dream still remains to "someday be well enough to return to my first real passion...acting".


Season 6

The Grandchild (2)
WatchedS06E08: The Grandchild (2)
Aired: Thu, 1977-11-03
Mary Ellen's newborn is kidnapped by a deranged woman. The family discovers the secret of Jason's new piano gig.
The Grandchild (1)
WatchedS06E07: The Grandchild (1)
Aired: Thu, 1977-11-03
Mary Ellen prepares to give birth to John and Liv's first grandchild. A fire at the Dew Drop forces Jason to find less savory employment.