Major Barbara (1956). Comedy (revival).
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Careworn-looking American character actress prominently on the 1950s stage who made an auspicious film debut in mid-career as Tippi Hedren
's neurotic, secretive mother in Alfred Hitchcock
(1964). She went on to appear in hundreds of showy, dressed-down film and TV roles often playing small-town wife, drab landlady or opinionated townsperson.