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Kathleen Widdoes

Quite distinctive with her dark hollow eyes, sharp ethnic looks and frizzy head of hair, veteran stage actress Kathleen Widdoes began her career enacting delicate but vibrant classical heroines. In later years, she gained significant visibility on TV, particularly as an emotive, but well-meaning and strong-minded presence on various daytime ... See full bio »

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As the World Turns
As the World Turns Emma Snyder
Courage Under Fire
Courage Under Fire Geraldine Walden
Petulia Wilma
Much Ado About Nothing


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 1997-2002 Oz (TV Series)
Mrs. Beecher / Tobias Beecher's Mother
- Impotence (2002) ... Mrs. Beecher
- Works of Mercy (2000) ... Mrs. Beecher
- Straight Life (1997) ... Tobias Beecher's Mother
 1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
Judge Childers
- Sideshow (1999) ... Judge Childers
 1998 Hi-Life
 1996 Courage Under Fire
Geraldine Walden
 1991 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Mrs. Rosenbloom
- The Hollow Boy (1991) ... Mrs. Rosenbloom
 1986 Mafia Princess (TV Movie)
Angelina Giancana
 1983 Without a Trace
Ms. Hauser
 1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
Doctor Rawlings
 1981 Nurse (TV Series)
Dr. Carol Swanson
- My Life as a Woman (1981) ... Dr. Carol Swanson
 1981 Great Performances (TV Series)
Edith Wharton
- Edith Wharton: Looking Back (1981) ... Edith Wharton
 1981 Secrets of Midland Heights (TV Series)
Helen Dulles
- The Birthday Party (1981) ... Helen Dulles
 1977 Kojak (TV Series)
- Another Gypsy Queen (1977) ... Sonia
 1977 The Andros Targets (TV Series)
Bonnie Stanik
- A Currency for Murder (1977) ... Bonnie Stanik
 1975 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
Una MacCurtain (1983)
 1975 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
Joan Harper
- Please Call It Murder (1975) ... Joan Harper
 1974 Punch and Jody (TV Movie)
Margaret Howell Grant
 1974 The American Parade (TV Mini-Series)
Anne Bradstreet
 1973 Toma (TV Series)
- The Bambara Bust (1973)
 1973 The Return of Charlie Chan (TV Movie)
Irene Hadrachi
 1973 Much Ado About Nothing (TV Movie)
 1972 Savages
 1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
Anna Kosovo
- Frenzy (1972) ... Anna Kosovo
 1971 The Mephisto Waltz
Maggie West
 1968 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Margaret Kane
- The Hero (1968) ... Margaret Kane
 1968 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
Dr. Allyn Wright
- A Crying Need (1968) ... Dr. Allyn Wright
 1968 Petulia
 1967 A Bell for Adano (TV Movie)
 1967 The Invaders (TV Series)
Ellen Woods
- Nightmare (1967) ... Ellen Woods
 1966 12 O'Clock High (TV Series)
Lt. Irina Zavanoff
- Massacre (1966) ... Lt. Irina Zavanoff
 1966 The Group
 1965 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Young Woman
- Sixteen Hours to Chicago (1965) ... Young Woman
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Rose Perrini (1978-1980)
 1962-1963 The Defenders (TV Series)
Theresa Sullivan / Sandra Mason
- The Star Spangled Ghetto (1963) ... Theresa Sullivan
- The Benefactor (1962) ... Sandra Mason
 1960-1962 Festival (TV Series)
Joan of Arc / Ondine
- The Lark (1962) ... Joan of Arc
- Ondine (1961) ... Ondine
- Colombe (1960)
 1962 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series)
Kathy Allen
- The Movie Star (1962) ... Kathy Allen
 1961 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
Anna Halber
- A Chapter on Tyranny: Dateline Berlin (1961) ... Anna Halber
 1961 Look Up and Live (TV Series)
- The Flies (1961) ... Elektra
 1961 'Way Out (TV Series)
Bonnie Draco
- Dissolve to Black (1961) ... Bonnie Draco
 1960 Startime (TV Series)
- Jeff McCleod, the Last Reb (1960) ... Rachel
 1959 Art Carney Special (TV Series)
Emily Webb
- Our Town (1959) ... Emily Webb
 1958 Young Dr. Malone (TV Series)
Jill Malone #1 (1958-1959) (original cast)
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Other Works:

In 1974, she co-starred in an unsold sitcom pilot called "Only in America" about a Jewish carpenter, played by Topol, whose family lives in New York near the start of the 20th Century. See more »

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Was nominated for Broadway's 1973 Tony Award as Best Actress (Dramatic) for Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing." See more »

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