Count Me In. Musical revue. Music/lyrics by Ann Ronell. Based on material by Walter Kerr
and Leo Brady. Music orchestration by Russell Bennett. Special orchestral arrangements by Hans Spialek
and Don Walker
. Vocal arrangements by Buck Warnick. Choreographed music by Will Irwin. Directed by Robert Ross. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: ...
5' 5½" (1.66 m)
Did You Know?
Irma had to be a virgin for the network. I guess if I noted any changes in television today it's the fact that a girl can work as a secretary in a series and not be cast as a virgin. That's progress. MW - referring to her famous "My Friend Irma" character
Her parents divorced when she was only seven months old. Her father, Wally Wilson, died when she was five and left her $11,000 in a trust, which she eventually used to pursue her Hollywood career. It was her stepfather, Frank White, who raised Marie.