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Imogene Coca (1908–2001)


Imogene Coca is best remembered for playing opposite Sid Caesar in the live 90-minute Your Show of Shows (1950), which ran every Saturday night in regular season on NBC from February 1950 to June 1954. Their repertoire of comedy acts included the very memorable, hilarious, timeless and irreconcilable married couple Charlie and Doris Hickenlooper. ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 1996 Hollywood: The Movie (Video)
Roxy
 1989 Monsters (TV Series)
- The Face (1989)
 1988 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Clara DiPesto
- Los Dos Dipestos (1988) ... Clara DiPesto
 1987 Buy & Cell
Reggie's Mother / Head Ceo
 1985 Papa Was a Preacher
Missy B
 1985 Alice in Wonderland (TV Movie)
The Cook
 1984 Nothing Lasts Forever
Daisy Schackman
 1983 Mama's Family (TV Series)
Gert Corey
- Aunt Gert Rides Again (1983) ... Gert Corey
 1983 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Martha Holly
- God Child/Curtain Call (1983) ... Martha Holly
 1981 Standing Room Only (TV Series)
Molly - Bag Lady
- Red Skelton's Christmas Dinner (1981) ... Molly - Bag Lady
 1981 The Return of the Beverly Hillbillies (TV Movie)
Granny's Maw
 1980 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Veronica
- Quarantine (1980) ... Veronica
 1978 Rabbit Test
Madam Marie
 1975 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
Mrs. Bradshaw
- Too Easy to Kill (1975) ... Mrs. Bradshaw
 1970-1972 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Netta Clark (segment "Love and the Out-of-Town Client") / Doctor's Wife (segment "Love and the Fighting Couple")
- Love and the Ghost/Love and the Out-of-Town Client/Love and the Secret Habit (1972) ... Netta Clark (segment "Love and the Out-of-Town Client")
- Love and the Fighting Couple/Love and the Pick-Up/Love and the Proposal (1970) ... Doctor's Wife (segment "Love and the Fighting Couple")
 1972 The Enchanted World of Danny Kaye: The Emperor's New Clothes (TV Movie)
Princess Jane Klockenlocher
 1972 The Brady Bunch (TV Series)
Aunt Jenny
- Jan's Aunt Jenny (1972) ... Aunt Jenny
 1971 Night Gallery (TV Series)
Wife (segment "The Merciful")
- Death in the Family/The Merciful/Class of '99/Witches' Feast (1971) ... Wife (segment "The Merciful")
 1971 Bewitched (TV Series)
Mary
- The Good Fairy Strikes Again (1971) ... Mary
- Mary, the Good Fairy (1971) ... Mary
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Gladys Mason (1983-1984)
 1966-1967 It's About Time (TV Series)
Shad / Shag
- The Stowaway (1967) ... Shad
 1963-1964 Grindl (TV Series)
Grindl
- Aunt Grindl (1964) ... Grindl
- Some Dogs Have the Biggest Mouths (1964) ... Grindl
- Everything's Coming Up Roses (1964) ... Grindl
- The Moon Killer (1964) ... Grindl
 1963 Under the Yum Yum Tree
Dorkus Murphy
 1963 Promises! Promises!
Woman under hair dryer (uncredited)
 1958 The Sid Caesar Show (TV Movie)
Arline Phillips
 1957 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Virginia Odell
- Cab Driver (1957) ... Virginia Odell
 1956 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Elsa Meredith
- Made in Heaven (1956) ... Elsa Meredith
 1956 Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Janet Blaine
- Helpmate (1956) ... Janet Blaine
 1956 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Alice Hammond (1983)
 1956 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Jackie Connors
- The Funny Heart (1956) ... Jackie Connors
 1954 The Imogene Coca Show (TV Series)
Betty Crane
 1950 Your Show of Shows (TV Series)
Heself - Regular Performer
- Episode #2.12 (1950) ... Heself - Regular Performer
 1948 Buzzy Wuzzy (TV Series)
 1941 They Meet Again
Lulu Ford (uncredited)
 1938 Beauty Shoppe (Short)
Beauty Shop Operator
 1937 Dime a Dance (Short)
Esmeralda
 1937 Bashful Ballerina (Short)
Miss Klutz
Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)
Show Show Self (55 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (14 credits)

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Stage Play: New Faces of 1934. Musical revue. Music by Warburton Guilbert, Donald Honrath, Martha Caples, James Shelton and Morgan Lewis. Book by Leonard Sillman. Lyrics by Viola Brothers Shore, Nancy Hamilton and June Carroll [credited as June Sillman]. Directed by Elsie Janis. Fulton Theatre: 15 Mar 1934- Jul 1934 (closing date unknown/... See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I never thought of myself in comedy at all... I loved going to the theater and seeing people wearing beautiful clothes come down the staircase and start to dance. I wanted to play St. Joan. See more »

Trivia:

Was nominated for Broadway's 1978 Tony Award as Best Actress (Featured Role - Musical) for "On the Twentieth Century." See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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