Anabel Shaw was an American film actress. Active during the 1940s and 1950s in a mixture of lead and supporting roles, she then made a few appearances on television. Shaw was born Marjorie Henshaw and was billed by that name when she made Here Come the Waves for Warner Bros. She graduated from the University of California. Shaw married Joseph Ford, a professor of sociology. They had three children, archaeologist Anabel Ford, daughter CeCe, and son Steve.