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Beatrice Pons (1906–1991)

Beatrice Pons was born on January 28, 1906 as Beatrice H. Posner. She was an actress, known for Mother's Day (1980), Car 54, Where Are You? (1961) and The Phil Silvers Show (1955). She was married to David Ross. She died on June 17, 1991 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »


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Known For

Mother's Day Mother
Car 54, Where Are You? Lucille Toody
The Phil Silvers Show Mrs. Emma Ritzik
Keep in Step Mrs. Emma Ritzik


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (17 credits)
 1987 Forever, Lulu
Fortune Teller
 1981 Rent Control
Leonard's Mother
 1980 Mother's Day
Mother (as Rose Ross)
 1968 Rachel, Rachel
 1965 The Troops in New York
La standardiste (uncredited)
 1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Mrs. Radnitz
- So Some Girls Play the Cello (1964) ... Mrs. Radnitz
 1964 Diary of a Bachelor
 1961-1963 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series)
Lucille Toody
- Lucille Is 40 (1963) ... Lucille Toody
- I've Been Here Before (1963) ... Lucille Toody
- The Biggest Day of the Year (1963) ... Lucille Toody
- The Star Boarder (1963) ... Lucille Toody
- Here We Go Again (1963) ... Lucille Toody
 1960 Deadline (TV Series)
- A Story for Christmas (1960) ... Nurse
 1956-1959 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Mrs. Emma Ritzik
- Ritzik Goes Civilian (1959) ... Mrs. Emma Ritzik
- Bilko's Ape Man (1959) ... Mrs. Emma Ritzik
- Bilko's Formula Seven (1959) ... Mrs. Emma Ritzik
- Keep in Step (1959) ... Mrs. Emma Ritzik
- Bilko and the Medium (1958) ... Mrs. Emma Ritzik
 1959 Keep in Step (TV Movie)
Mrs. Emma Ritzik
 1958 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- Top Secret Mission (1958) ... Danka
 1954-1956 The Goldbergs (TV Series)
Head Nurse / Bella
- Nurse's Aide (1956) ... Head Nurse
- Common Sense (1954) ... Bella
 1955 Ethel and Albert (TV Series)
- Episode #4.2 (1955)
 1955 Danger (TV Series)
- Precinct Girl (1955)
 1952 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
 1951 Big Town (TV Series)
- The Box (1951)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Panic. Drama. Written by Archibald Macleish. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner. Directed by James Light. Imperial Theatre: 14 Mar 1935- 15 Mar 1935 (2 performances). Cast: Wesley Addy (as "Unemployed/Male Chorus") [Broadway debut], Osceola Archer (as "Female Chorus"), Amelia Barleon, Elaine Basil, Robin Batcheller, Abner Biberman (... See more »

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Rose Ross

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Personal Quote:

I'm a chatterbox. I've always been a chatterbox. Even my husband sometimes says, 'Wouldn't it be nice if you just sat quiet for a while?' I'm talking too much right now, aren't I? I'm also talking too fast, aren't I? I talk very fast, but even so, it's always legible.


Her real-life husband, David Ross, had the same last name as the actor who played her husband on two TV series. She was married to him from 1937 until his death in 1991 (they had a son, Jonathan, and her husband had two children from previous marriage.). She and Joe E. Ross played husband and wife on The Phil Silvers Show (1955) (MSgt. Rupert Ritzik and Emma Ritzik) and Car 54, Where Are You? (... See more »



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