Deirdre Stanforth was the wife of the Charles Stanforth, the Dean of Marshall College, with whom she had two children: Don and Maggie.


In 1957, when her husband Charles Stanforth resigned his post at the Marshall College in protest to the Regents of Marshall College deciding to sack Professor Indiana Jones over false allegations made by the FBI, Deirdre was reportedly both proud and panicked of Charles' decision.

After Jones returned to Bedford following his success in defeat the Soviets during the search of Akator, Charles was reinstated along the former and Deirdre and the rest of the Stanforth family were present at wedding of Jones and Marion Ravenwood.

Behind the scenesEdit

Deirdre Stanforth was played by an uncredited Celia Hemken in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. The character briefly appears in the film's closing moments in a unspeaking role.

Though mentioned in the film's novelization and comic book adaptation, Deirdre is inexplicably absent from the wedding.