(2/03) Stage: Appeared (as "Lucy Marsden") in "Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All" by Martin Tahse
, adapted from the novel by 'Allan Gurganus' (Old Globe Theater, San Diego, CA).
1 Print Biography |
1 Interview |
4 Articles |
5 Pictorials |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Ellen MacRae | Ellen McRae
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
"I thought it was fabulous. My next ambition is to get nominated for seven seconds, and, ultimately, I want to be nominated for a picture in which I don't even appear." Interview with Associated Press Radio, 2004, regarding her Emmy nomination for her performance in Mrs. Harris, in which she appeared for 14 seconds.
Her third (and last) husband, Neil Nephew
was a bright, talented upcoming actor and writer (The Monkees
(1966)). According to Ellen, he eventually degenerated into mental illness and became schizophrenic and violent. He left her just before she became a star. When she refused his pleas to get back together, he stalked and terrorized her for many years. He committed suicide in 1978.
Her soft, frail voice