(1959) Stage: Appeared (as "Essie Miller" / "Lillie Miller") in "Take Me Along" on Broadway
. Musical comedy. Book by Joseph Stein
and Robert Russell
. Based on the play "Ah, Wilderness" by Eugene O'Neill
. Music / lyrics by Bob Merrill. Musical Director / Vocal...
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Dame Ruth Warrick
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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"It is as if the imaginary girl who was Kane's wife had grown into the woman who influences so many lives in the imaginary world of Pine Valley. Since Emily's character owes much to the compelling hand of Orson Welles
, so indirectly, must Phoebe's." - referring to her two most famous character roles as Emily Kane in
and Phoebe Tyler in
All My Children
In July 2000, she refused to accept a lifetime achievement award from the South Carolina Arts Commission because she was offended by legislators' decision to move the Confederate flag from the state Capitol dome to another spot on the grounds in response to a boycott of the state by flag opponents. A life-long supporter of African-American rights...
Mrs. Citizen Kane