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Dody Goodman (1914–2008)


Her quivery, high-pitched, Southern-cracked tones were once described as sounding like "a Tweetie Pie cartoon bird strangling on peanut butter." Just the absurdity of that description fits comedienne Dody Goodman to a tee. One did not know what to make of her, but she could certainly induce laughter with a mere perplexed look, a spaced-out pause, ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
(1976-1977)
One Life to Live
One Life to Live Molly McDermott (1985)
(1968)
Grease
Grease Blanche
(1978)
Splash
Splash Mrs. Stimler
(1984)

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 1997 Boston Common (TV Series)
Mrs. Gunderson
- I.D. Endow (1997) ... Mrs. Gunderson
 1995 Family Reunion: A Relative Nightmare (TV Movie)
Grandma Dotty Dooley
 1992 Here and Now (TV Series)
William Grandmother
- Take My Grandparents... Please (1992) ... William Grandmother
 1988 Splash, Too (TV Movie)
Mrs. Stimler
 1988 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Mrs. Stimler
- Splash, Too: Part 1 (1988) ... Mrs. Stimler
 1988 Duet (TV Series)
Helen
- Special Delivery (1988) ... Helen
 1988 Bring Me the Head of Dobie Gillis (TV Movie)
Ruth
 1987 Bustin' Loose (TV Series)
Mrs. Madison
- Rain, Rain, Go Away (1987) ... Mrs. Madison
 1987 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Beverly Hills
- If It's Thursday, It Must Be Beverly (1987) ... Beverly Hills
 1986 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
- The Duke Is Dead (1986)
 1984-1985 Punky Brewster (TV Series)
Mrs. Morton
- My Aged Valentine (1985) ... Mrs. Morton
- Parents Night (1984) ... Mrs. Morton
 1983-1984 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Gretchen Parks
- Blizzard (1984) ... Gretchen Parks
- All About Eve (1983) ... Gretchen Parks
 1983 Just Our Luck (TV Series)
Rose
- Uncle Harry (1983) ... Rose
 1982 Texas (TV Series)
Mavis Cobb
- Episode #1.612 (1982) ... Mavis Cobb
 1978-1981 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Ms. Chadwick / Patricia Seldon
- Rocky/Julie's Dilemma/Who's Who? (1978) ... Patricia Seldon
 1981 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Mona Boggs
- High Off the Hog/Reprisal (1981) ... Mona Boggs
 1980 CBS Children's Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Miss Eells
- The Treasure of Alpheus T. Winterborn (1980) ... Miss Eells
 1980 Valentine Magic on Love Island (TV Movie)
Ida Kramer
 1979 CHiPs (TV Series)
Dody Goodman
- Roller Disco: Part 2 (1979) ... Dody Goodman (uncredited)
 1978 Flying High (TV Series)
Midge
- Beautiful People (1978) ... Midge
 1977 Forever Fernwood (TV Series)
Martha Schumway
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Molly McDermott (1985)
 1962 The Defenders (TV Series)
Miss Kalish
- The Locked Room (1962) ... Miss Kalish
 1955-1958 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Waitress
- Papa Bilko (1958) ... Waitress (uncredited)
- Dinner at Sowici's (1956) ... Waitress (uncredited)
- Rich Kid (1955) ... Waitress
- Mardi Gras (1955) ... Waitress (uncredited)
- The Boxer (1955) ... Waitress
 1951 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series)
Althea Franklin (1968)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Phoebe Ephron's play, "My Daughter, Your Son," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Vivian Vance and George S. Irving in the cast. Gordon Hunt was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dodie Goodman
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I just opened my mouth and people laughed. See more »

Trivia:

She was a devout Christian Scientist. See more »

Trademark:

Distinctive high-pitched voice

Nickname:

Red

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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