Former child star Ann Carter, who once played Humphrey Bogart's movie daughter, has died, aged 77.

The Curse of the Cat People actress lost her battle with cancer last week (27Jan14).

Among the 17 movies she appeared in, Carter played Bogart's kid in The Two Mrs. Carrolls and she called Veronica Lake mum in 1942's I Married a Witch.

Her acting career was tragically cut short in the late 1940s when she contracted polio.

Carter's other movies included The North Star, Incendiary Blonde, The Virginian and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court.