Susan Saint James

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Susan Saint James
Birth name Susan Jane Miller
Born August 14, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA
Notable Roles
Notable Episodes
Awards star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame



Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
McMillan & Wife Sally McMillan 1971–1976 1 2 3 4 5
Kate & Allie Kate McArdle 1984–1989 1 2 3 4 5 6

Recurring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
The Name of the Game Peggy Maxwell 1968–1971

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
Ironside Elaine Moreau 1x14 - Girl in the Night December 21, 1967
Ironside Verna Cusack 1x22 - Something for Nothing February 22, 1968
M*A*S*H Aggie O'Shea 8x23 - War Co-Respondent March 3, 1980
Saturday Night Live Host 7x02 - Susan St. James/The Kinks, Rickie Lee Jones October 10, 1981
Saturday Night Live Host 8x18 - Susan St. James/Michael McDonald April 16, 1983
The Drew Carey Show Lynn O'Brien 1x20 - Drew and Kate and Kate's Mom February 27, 1996
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Attorney Bradshaw 7x16 - Gone February 28, 2006

Made-for-TV Movies

Title Role Airdate Series/Banner
A Thief Is a Thief Anne Edwards January 9, 1968 It Takes a Thief
Alias Smith and Jones Miss Porter January 5, 1971 Alias Smith and Jones
The Girls in the Office Rita Massaro February 2, 1979 ABC Friday Night Movie
I Take These Men Carol Sherwood January 5, 1983 CBS Wednesday Night at the Movies

Game Show Appearances

Series Episode Airdate
The Hollywood Squares September 1-5, 1969
The Hollywood Squares March 2-6, 1970
The Hollywood Squares June 8-12, 1970

Awards and Accolades

Primetime Emmy Awards

(1 Win in 8 Nominations)

  • Won: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (1969)
The Name of the Game


  • Was raised in Rockford, Illinois
  • Her mother, Constance worked as a teacher and her father, Charles worked in business
  • Has a brother named Chuck and a sister named Mary
  • Is of German, Irish, and English ancestry
  • Attended the Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart in Lake Forest, Illinois
  • Attended the Connecticut College for Women
  • Married Richard Nuebert when she was 21 years old in 1967, but the marriage lasted for only a year
  • Was married to makeup artist Thomas Lucas from 1971 to 1979; they have two children together: daughter Sunshine (born in 1972) and son Harmony (born in 1974)
  • Married to Dick Ebersol since 1981; they have three sons: Charlie (born in 1982), Willie (born in 1986) and Edward "Teddy" (born in 1990; died in 2004 in a plane crash at the age of 14)
  • Is the aunt of Christa Miller