Wickes, Mary (1916–1995)

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Wickes, Mary (1916–1995)

American comedic stage, tv, and screen actress. Born Mary Isabelle Wickenhauser, June 13, 1916, in St. Louis, MO; died Oct 22, 1995, in Los Angeles, CA.

Known for sardonic delivery, made NY stage debut in The Farmer Takes a Wife (1934); recreated stage role of Miss Preen for film debut in The Man Who Came to Dinner (1941); other films include Now Voyager, On Moonlight Bay, By the Light of the Silvery Moon, The Music Man, The Trouble with Angels, Postcards from the Edge, Sister Act and Sister Act 2.

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