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Marcia Wallace (1942–2013)

Some might have easily doled out the phrase "laughing on the outside, crying on the inside" to describe funny lady Marcia Wallace and her many uphill battles, in both life and career, over the past three-and-a-half decades, but the carrot-cropped comedienne, with the ever-toothy smile, remains optimistic to this day as she forges on, displaying ... See full bio »

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 1990-2014 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Edna Krabappel / Mrs. Krabappel / Crowd / ...
- YOLO (2013) ... Edna Krabappel (voice)
- Four Regrettings and a Funeral (2013) ... Edna Krabappel (voice, uncredited)
- Treehouse of Horror XXIV (2013) ... Edna Krabappel (voice, as Macabre Marcia Wallace)
 2013 Monsters University
Additional Voices (voice)
 2012 Stand Up to Cancer (TV Movie)
Edna Krabappel (voice)
 2010 Vampire Mob (TV Series)
Virginia Jones (2010)
 2009 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Annie Wilkes
- Episode #1.9135 (2009) ... Annie Wilkes
- Episode #1.9101 (2009) ... Annie Wilkes
- Episode #1.9099 (2009) ... Annie Wilkes
- Episode #1.9098 (2009) ... Annie Wilkes
- Episode #1.9097 (2009) ... Annie Wilkes
 2008 Tru Loved
Mrs. Lewis
 2007 Big Stan
 2007 The Simpsons Game (Video Game)
Edna Krabappel (voice)
 2007 The Simpsons Movie
Mrs. Krabappel (voice, scenes deleted)
 2004 Forever for Now
 2004 Rugrats (TV Series)
Mrs. Rapple
- They Came from the Backyard/Lil's Phil of Trash (2004) ... Mrs. Rapple (voice)
 2003 7th Heaven (TV Series)
- Long Bad Summer: Part 1 (2003) ... Nurse
- Life and Death: Part 2 (2003) ... Nurse
- Life and Death: Part 1 (2003) ... Nurse
 2002 Providence (TV Series)
- Smoke and Mirrors (2002) ... Gelinda
 2001 The Simpsons: Road Rage (Video Game)
Edna Krabappel (voice)
 2001 You Never Know (Short)
 1999 Maggie (TV Series)
- Uh-Oh Baby (1999) ... Nurse
 1998 The Angry Beavers (TV Series)
Mrs. Beaver
- If You Insisters/Alley Oops! (1998) ... Mrs. Beaver (voice)
 1997 George & Leo (TV Series)
- The Cameo Episode (1997) ... Marcia
 1997 Teen Angel (TV Series)
- Marty Buys the Farm (1997) ... Angela
 1995 Kirk (TV Series)
- The Crush (1995) ... Lamerle
 1993-1995 Full House (TV Series)
Mrs. Carruthers
- Dateless in San Francisco (1995) ... Mrs. Carruthers
- To Joey, with Love (1994) ... Mrs. Carruthers
- Too Little Richard Too Late (1994) ... Mrs. Carruthers
- The Bicycle Thief (1993) ... Mrs. Carruthers
 1994 Aladdin (TV Series)
- The Game (1994) ... Oopa (voice)
 1993 Captain Planet and the Planeteers (TV Series)
Wheeler's Mom
- Talkin' Trash (1993) ... Wheeler's Mom (voice)
 1993 The Addams Family (TV Series)
Mrs. Blossom
- Sweetheart of a Brother (1993) ... Mrs. Blossom (voice)
 1993 Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series)
'Dark Interlude' Actress
- Mudslide (1993) ... 'Dark Interlude' Actress (voice)
 1992 A Different World (TV Series)
- White Christmas (1992) ... Waitress
 1991-1992 Darkwing Duck (TV Series)
Clovis / Mrs. Cavanaugh
- The Frequency Fiends (1992) ... (voice)
- Star Crossed Circuits (1992) ... (voice)
 1992 Camp Candy (TV Series)
- When It Rains... It Snows (1992) ... (voice)
 1991 Ghoulies Go to College (Video)
Miss Boggs
 1991 The Munsters Today (TV Series)
Dr. Susan Evans
- Diary of a Mad Munsterwife (1991) ... Dr. Susan Evans
 1990 Do the Bartman (TV Short)
Edna Krabappel (voice)
 1990 What a Dummy (TV Series)
- The Substitute (1990)
 1989-1990 Charles in Charge (TV Series)
- Walter Gets a Dodo (1989) ... Dodo
 1989 Triple Play (TV Movie)
 1989 My Mom's a Werewolf
 1988 Small Wonder (TV Series)
Miss Cratchit
- Tag, You're It (1988) ... Miss Cratchit
 1988 Mathnet (TV Series)
Mrs. Wynn
- The View from the Rear Terrace (1988) ... Mrs. Wynn
 1988 Night Court (TV Series)
Miss Phillips
- Another Day in the Life (1988) ... Miss Phillips
 1987 ALF (TV Series)
Mrs. Lyman
- Weird Science (1987) ... Mrs. Lyman
- It Isn't Easy... Bein' Green (1987) ... Mrs. Lyman
 1986 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Polly Barth
- Corned Beef and Carnage (1986) ... Polly Barth
 1985 Down to Earth (TV Series)
- The Bag Lady (1985) ... Grace
 1984 Finder of Lost Loves (TV Series)
Daisy and Cary's Friend
- Maxwell Ltd: Finder of Lost Loves Pilot (1984) ... Daisy and Cary's Friend
 1983 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
- Glenlawn Street Blues (1983) ... Hilda
 1980 Pray TV
Alice Kidd
 1980 Characters (TV Movie)
Leila Flynn
 1980 Gridlock (TV Movie)
Boom Boom Shavelson
 1979 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Martha Meeks
- The Inventor/On the Other Side (1979) ... Martha Meeks
 1979 The Castaways on Gilligan's Island (TV Movie)
Myra Elliott
 1978 Flying High (TV Series)
Connie Martin
- Flying High (1978) ... Connie Martin
 1978 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Ms. O' Roarke
- Musical Cabins (1978) ... Ms. O' Roarke
 1978 Insight (TV Series)
Augusta the Waitress
- Second Chorus (1978) ... Augusta the Waitress
 1972 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Bertha (segment "Love and the Topless Policy")
 1971 Columbo (TV Series)
Woman at Inquest / Woman
- Lady in Waiting (1971) ... Woman at Inquest (uncredited)
- Murder by the Book (1971) ... Woman (credit only)
 1971 The Brady Bunch (TV Series)
Mrs. Robbins / Saleswoman
- Getting Davy Jones (1971) ... Mrs. Robbins
 1971 Bewitched (TV Series)
- Laugh, Clown, Laugh (1971) ... Betty
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in George Furth's play ,"The Supporting Cast," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Rosemary Prinz, Alexandra O'Karma, Laura Esterman, and Ralston Hill in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Macabre Marcia Wallace | Macabre Wallace | Marsha Wallace

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Personal Quote:

[on her on- and off-screen chemistry with Bob Newhart, who played Dr. Robert Hartley]: He was incredibly easy to get along with and very supportive of the writers. Every once in a while, when there was a line he might like, I would bring my dog to work and my dog was dumb, she only ate and yawn. So, he would get down on his hands and knees, reads the line, the dog would yawn at his face. See, I ... See more »


She was a Girl Guides Brownie, as a child. See more »

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