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Audrey Meadows (1922–1996)


Audrey Meadows was born, the youngest of four children, as Audrey Cotter, New York City. After she was born, her family returned to Wu'chang, China were they worked as missionaries. Her family returned to the US and settled in New England when Audrey was age 6, and sister Jayne Meadows and Audrey attended an all-girls boarding school. After high ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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 1995 Dave's World (TV Series)
Ruby
- Working Stiffs (1995) ... Ruby
- The Mommies (1995) ... Ruby
 1994 Empty Nest (TV Series)
Margaret Randall
- The Devil and Dr. Weston (1994) ... Margaret Randall
 1994 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Georgia Stark
- Who Killed Alexander the Great? (1994) ... Georgia Stark
 1993 Sisters (TV Series)
Ada Benbeow
- A Kick in the Caboose (1993) ... Ada Benbeow
 1992 Davis Rules (TV Series)
Gunny's Ex-Wife
- Gunny's Ex (1992) ... Gunny's Ex-Wife
 1991 Hi Honey, I'm Home (TV Series)
Alice Kramden
- Fur Flies (1991) ... Alice Kramden
 1991 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Bea Simmons
- Old Money (1991) ... Bea Simmons (voice)
 1990-1991 Uncle Buck (TV Series)
Maggie Hogoboom
- Movin' Out (1991) ... Maggie Hogoboom
- Bluebell Buck (1990) ... Maggie Hogoboom
- Fire Sale (1990) ... Maggie Hogoboom
- The Gray Fox (1990) ... Maggie Hogoboom
- Pilot (1990) ... Maggie Hogoboom
 1989 Wally and the Valentines (TV Movie)
Lillian
 1989 Nightingales (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1989)
 1988 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Aunt Lunar
- The Johnsons Are Home (1988) ... Aunt Lunar
 1982-1986 Too Close for Comfort (TV Series)
Iris Martin
- Acropolis Now (1986) ... Iris Martin
- Ars Gratia Iris (1985) ... Iris Martin
- Devereaux & Son (1985) ... Iris Martin
- The Return of Mr. Wonderful (1984) ... Iris Martin
- Hawaii Five-8 (1984) ... Iris Martin
 1986 Life with Lucy (TV Series)
Audrey, Lucy's Sister
- Mother of the Bride (1986) ... Audrey, Lucy's Sister
 1986 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Mildred Tilley
- If the Frame Fits (1986) ... Mildred Tilley
 1985 Hotel (TV Series)
Amelia Chelton
- Pathways (1985) ... Amelia Chelton
 1982 Diff'rent Strokes (TV Series)
Mrs. Martinson
- The Squatter (1982) ... Mrs. Martinson
 1981 Lily: Sold Out (TV Movie)
Polly Jo
 1978/I The Honeymooners (TV Movie)
Alice Kramden
 1978 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Hilda Zuckerman
- Dandruff (1978) ... Hilda Zuckerman
 1978/II The Honeymooners (TV Movie)
Alice Kramden
 1976 The Honeymooners (TV Movie)
Alice Kramden
 1972 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Eve / Harriet / Mom (segment "Love and Dear Old Mom and Dad")
 1970 The Tim Conway Comedy Hour (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1970)
 1967 Rosie!
Mildred Deever
 1966 Clown Alley (TV Movie)
Washerwoman Clown
 1965 Invisible Diplomats (Short)
Kelly Smith
 1965 Please Don't Eat the Daisies (TV Series)
Kitty
- The Big Brass Blonde (1965) ... Kitty
 1963 Take Her, She's Mine
Anne Michaelson
 1962 Sam Benedict (TV Series)
Dr. Carrie Morton
- Life Is a Lie, Love Is a Cheat (1962) ... Dr. Carrie Morton
 1962 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series)
Constance
- The Action in New Orleans (1962) ... Constance
 1961 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Connie Marlowe
- Sis Bowls 'Em Over (1961) ... Connie Marlowe
 1961 Checkmate (TV Series)
Althea Todd
- One for the Book (1961) ... Althea Todd
 1961 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Nancy Palmer
- The Nancy Palmer Story (1961) ... Nancy Palmer
 1959 At the Movies (TV Movie)
Performer
 1957-1958 The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (TV Series)
Comedian-Babies Mother / Comedian-Baby Sitter / Jealous Wife
- Episode #3.29 (1958) ... Comedian-Babies Mother
- Episode #3.22 (1958) ... Comedian-Baby Sitter
- Episode #3.10 (1957) ... Jealous Wife
 1953 I'll Buy That (TV Series)
 1953 Man Against Crime (TV Series)
 1952 Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series)
Lady Mary
- Monsieur Beaucaire (1952) ... Lady Mary
 1952 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
The Singer
- Ceylon Treasure (1952) ... The Singer
 1951 Bob and Ray (TV Series)
Regular (1951-1952, 1953)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | See more »


Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Jackie Gleason and The Honeymooners (1955)] He did not like to rehearse. I kept saying to Art [Art Carney] 'When do we do the blocking?' And he said, 'You just did it'. I said, 'Well, are they going to do a camera run?' He said, 'You just did it'. I said, 'Well, what time is dress rehearsal?' And he said, 'You just did it'. I was in a state of panic. So I got through that first show and then ... See more »

Trivia:

One of many of her character's famous quips to Jackie Gleason's "Ralph Kramden" was when Ralph said that he was waiting for his "pot of gold": "Go for the gold, Ralph, you've already got the pot!". See more »

Trademark:

New England accent See more »

Nickname:

Aud

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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