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Myra Carter (I) (1929–2016)

Myra Carter was born on October 27, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She is known for her work on 8MM (1999), The Love Letter (1998) and The Witches of Salem: The Horror and the Hope (1972). She died on January 9, 2016 in Manhattan, New York, USA. See full bio »

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8MM Mrs. Christian
The Love Letter
The Love Letter Clarice Whitcomb
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 2008 May Day (Short)
 1999 8MM
Mrs. Christian
 1999 Storm of the Century (TV Mini-Series)
Cora Stanhope
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Cora Stanhope
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Cora Stanhope
 1998 The Love Letter (TV Movie)
Clarice Whitcomb
 1997 The Nanny (TV Series)
Grandma Eloise
- Danny's Dead and Who's Got the Will? (1997) ... Grandma Eloise
 1994 Frasier (TV Series)
Mrs. Warner
- Slow Tango in South Seattle (1994) ... Mrs. Warner
 1987 Screen Two (TV Series)
- Northanger Abbey (1987) ... Neighbour (uncredited)
 1976 Great Performances (TV Series)
The Mistress
- All Over (1976) ... The Mistress
 1963 Camera Three (TV Series)
Magdalen (Pope's Sister)
- The Image of Pope (1963) ... Magdalen (Pope's Sister)
 1961 Thriller (TV Series)
The Maid
- The Closed Cabinet (1961) ... The Maid
 1961 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
- Flamin' Lady (1961) ... Lily
 1959 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series)
- The Fallen Idol (1959) ... Rose
 1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Mignon Peale
- We Haven't Seen Her Lately (1958) ... Mignon Peale
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 2012 Madea's Witness Protection (transportation dispatcher)

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playing "A" in stage play:'Three Tall Women' by Edward Albee at English Theatre, Vienna, Austria. Director: Edward Albee. (1994) playing A in same stage play at Vineyard Theatre, New York. Director : Lawrence Sacharow, with Michael Rhoades as Boy, Marian Seldes as "B" and Jordan Baker as "C".

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Miss Carter won numerous awards in 1994 for her role as A in 'Three Tall Women' and the play won the Pulitzer prize.

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