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Born in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA
Died in Bronx, New York, USA  (complications from a fall)
Birth NameAlice Elizabeth Ruyter

Mini Bio (1)

Veteran character actress Alice Drummond was born May 21, 1928 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island to Sarah Irene (née Alker), a secretary, and Arthur Ruyter, an auto mechanic. She graduated from Pembroke College (Brown University) in 1950. She is best remembered as the frightened librarian at the beginning of Ghostbusters (1984), Ray Finkle's eccentric mother in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994) and Clara the quiet local in To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995).

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Tony Vario

Spouse (1)

Paul Drummond (3 March 1951 - 1975) ( divorced)

Trivia (2)

Nominated for a 1970 Tony Award as Best Supporting or Featured Actress (Dramatic) for "The Chinese and Dr. Fish".
Appeared in three films with Philip Seymour Hoffman: Nobody's Fool (1994), Doubt (2008) and Synecdoche, New York (2008).

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