Shaw, Reta (1912–1982)

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Shaw, Reta (1912–1982)

American character actress of stage, tv, and screen. Born Sept 13, 1912, in South Paris, ME; died Jan 8, 1982, in Encino, CA; m. William Forester (actor); children: daughter.

Made Broadway debut in It Takes Two (1947); films include Picnic, Pajama Game, All Mine to Give, Pollyanna, Batchelor in Paradise, Mary Poppins, The Ghost and Mrs. Muir and Escape to Witch Mountain.