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Alice Ghostley (1923–2007)

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KNOWN FOR 
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) | Designing Women (1986-1993) | Grease (1978)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Alice M. Ghostley | Alicia Ghostley | Alice Ghostly
BORN 
Aug 14, 1923 (died Sep 21, 2007)

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Past Film & Video (18 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (93 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for PassionsPassions (TV Series) Matilda Matthews ( 4 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 4
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  • Primary photo for Hard TimeHard Time (TV Movie) Apartment manager (uncredited)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for HerculesHercules (TV Series) Miss Cassiopeia ( 4 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 4
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  • Primary photo for Addams Family ReunionAddams Family Reunion (TV Movie) Granny  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Dharma & GregDharma & Greg (TV Series) Mrs. Binns ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for RugratsRugrats (TV Series) Mrs. Holkin ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Sabrina, the Teenage WitchSabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series) Great-Grandma ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Aaahh!!! Real MonstersAaahh!!! Real Monsters (TV Series) Eccentric Woman / Wife / Grandma / Nurse ( 2 episodes, 1996–1997 )  Less 1996–1997 2
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Mrs. DeWinter ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Channel Umptee-3Channel Umptee-3 (TV Series) Pandora Rickets  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for The ClientThe Client (TV Series) Aunt Mabel ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for CybillCybill (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1996 ) , Performer (" (Won't You Come Home) Bill Bailey") ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
    • Romancing the Crone (Mar 10, 1996) Herself (uncredited), Performer (" (Won't You Come Home) Bill Bailey") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Izzy's Quest for Olympic GoldIzzy's Quest for Olympic Gold (TV Movie) Actress (voice)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Diagnosis MurderDiagnosis Murder (TV Series) Mrs. Groviak ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for CobraCobra (TV Series) Lorinda McClure ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • Lorinda (Apr 30, 1994) Lorinda McClure  Less
  • Primary photo for Evening ShadeEvening Shade (TV Series) Irna Wallingsford ( 6 episodes, 1992–1994 )  Less 1992–1994 6
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  • Primary photo for Daddy DearestDaddy Dearest (TV Series) Aunt Adelaide ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Designing WomenDesigning Women (TV Series) Bernice Clifton ( 48 episodes, 1986–1993 )  Less 1986–1993 48
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  • Primary photo for Hearts Are WildHearts Are Wild (TV Series) Margaret Sawyer ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
    • Pilot (Jan 10, 1992) Margaret Sawyer  Less
  • Primary photo for Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced SingerPerry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (TV Movie) Sarah McDevitt  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for B.L. StrykerB.L. Stryker (TV Series) Mrs. Parkinson ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Small WonderSmall Wonder (TV Series) Ida Mae Brindle / Ida Mae ( 4 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 4
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  • Primary photo for The Golden GirlsThe Golden Girls (TV Series) Mrs. Zbornak ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Punky BrewsterPunky Brewster (TV Series) Mrs. Winston ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Still the BeaverStill the Beaver (TV Series) Miss Honeywell ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for What's Happening Now!What's Happening Now! (TV Series) Minnie ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Simon & SimonSimon & Simon (TV Series) Grandma Marie Cooper ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Stir CrazyStir Crazy (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Highway to HeavenHighway to Heaven (TV Series) Mrs. Schtepmutter ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
    • Cindy (Oct 23, 1985) Mrs. Schtepmutter  Less
  • Primary photo for Tales from the DarksideTales from the Darkside (TV Series) Elinor Colander ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The Hoboken Chicken EmergencyThe Hoboken Chicken Emergency (TV Movie) Narrator / Mrs. Gluskin  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Mama MaloneMama Malone (TV Series) Nedda ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Trapper John, M.D.Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) Marge Collins ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Gimme a Break!Gimme a Break! (TV Series) Mrs. Falconberg ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for KatmanduKatmandu (TV Short) Actress  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) Mrs. Sandler ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Chico and the ManChico and the Man (TV Series) Harriett ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for One Day at a TimeOne Day at a Time (TV Series) Harriet Loring ( 2 episodes, 1977–1978 )  Less 1977–1978 2
  • Primary photo for FamilyFamily (TV Series) Mrs. Hanley ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Carter CountryCarter Country (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Police WomanPolice Woman (TV Series) Manageress ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
    • Sunset (Jan 18, 1978) Manageress  Less
  • Primary photo for CHiPsCHiPs (TV Series) Mamie ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Good TimesGood Times (TV Series) Hortense Dobbs / Ms. Irma Austin ( 3 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 3
  • Primary photo for 'Twas the Night Before Christmas'Twas the Night Before Christmas (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Nancy Walker ShowThe Nancy Walker Show (TV Series) Louise ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for What's Happening!!What's Happening!! (TV Series) Mrs. Turner ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for All's FairAll's Fair (TV Series) Inez ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Monster SquadMonster Squad (TV Series) Queen Bee ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Mary Hartman, Mary HartmanMary Hartman, Mary Hartman (TV Series) Gladys Dillworth ( 2 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 2
    • Episode #1.95 (May 14, 1976) Gladys Dillworth (credit only)  Less
    • Episode #1.91 (May 10, 1976) Gladys Dillworth (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for MaudeMaude (TV Series) Hazel M. Hathaway ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Mrs. Taylor ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Big EddieBig Eddie (TV Series) Violet Klabber ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Kolchak: The Night StalkerKolchak: The Night Stalker (TV Series) Dr. Agnes Temple ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Temperatures RisingTemperatures Rising (TV Series) Edwina Moffitt / Mrs. Lindsey ( 8 episodes, 1972–1974 )  Less 1972–1974 8
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  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) (segment "Love and the Bonded Separation") / Gladys (segment "Love and the High School Sweetheart") / Mom (segment "Love and the Mixed Marriage") / Mrs. Billingsley (segment "Love and the Boss") / Mrs. Silversmith (segment "Love and the Unlikely Couple") ( 5 episodes, 1969–1973 )  Less 1969–1973 5
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  • Primary photo for Here We Go AgainHere We Go Again (TV Series) Mrs. Nicholson ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Ghost StoryGhost Story (TV Series) Betty Carter ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for NicholsNichols (TV Series) Bertha ( 2 episodes, 1971–1972 )  Less 1971–1972 2
  • Primary photo for BewitchedBewitched (TV Series) Esmeralda / Naomi Hogan ( 16 episodes, 1966–1972 ) , Performer ("School Days") ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1966–1972 16
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  • Primary photo for Two on a BenchTwo on a Bench (TV Movie) Mrs. Kramer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Mayberry R.F.D.Mayberry R.F.D. (TV Series) Alice / Cousin Alice ( 13 episodes, 1970–1971 )  Less 1970–1971 13
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  • Primary photo for Hogan's HeroesHogan's Heroes (TV Series) Mrs. Mannheim / Gertrude Linkmeyer ( 2 episodes, 1969–1971 )  Less 1969–1971 2
  • Primary photo for The Odd CoupleThe Odd Couple (TV Series) Mimi ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Ghost & Mrs. MuirThe Ghost & Mrs. Muir (TV Series) Cousin Harriet / Aggie Berns ( 2 episodes, 1969–1970 )  Less 1969–1970 2
  • Primary photo for It Takes a ThiefIt Takes a Thief (TV Series) Miss Prillo ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Queen and IThe Queen and I (TV Series) Gertrude Hartzfelder ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Mothers-In-LawThe Mothers-In-Law (TV Series) Mrs. Wiley ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Get SmartGet Smart (TV Series) Naomi Farkas / Veralenya Sarconyacov ( 2 episodes, 1966–1968 )  Less 1966–1968 2
  • Primary photo for He & SheHe & She (TV Series) Norma Nugent ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Mother ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Captain NiceCaptain Nice (TV Series) Mrs. Nash ( 15 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 15
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  • Primary photo for The Farmer's DaughterThe Farmer's Daughter (TV Series) Jane Marshall ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Please Don't Eat the DaisiesPlease Don't Eat the Daisies (TV Series) Miss Feather ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The Trials of O'BrienThe Trials of O'Brien (TV Series) Eve Roberti ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Valentine's DayValentine's Day (TV Series) Mrs. Newman ( 2 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965 2
  • Primary photo for Jackie Gleason: American Scene MagazineJackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series) Agnes / Guest Vocalist ( 16 episodes, 1962–1964 )  Less 1962–1964 16
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  • Primary photo for Naked CityNaked City (TV Series) Clara ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Ida Routzeng ( 2 episodes, 1959–1962 )  Less 1959–1962 2
  • Primary photo for Car 54, Where Are You?Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series) Bonita Kalsheim ( 2 episodes, 1961 ) , Performer ("Love's Old Sweet Song") ( 1 episode, 1961 ) , Performer ("Irving") ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 2
    • Christmas at the 53rd (Dec 24, 1961) Bonita Kalsheim, Performer ("Irving") (uncredited)  Less
    • Love Finds Muldoon (Nov 5, 1961) Bonita Kalsheim (as Alice M. Ghostley), Performer ("Love's Old Sweet Song") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tom Ewell ShowThe Tom Ewell Show (TV Series) Polly / Lavinia Barrington ( 2 episodes, 1961 )  Less 1961 2
  • Primary photo for Art Carney SpecialArt Carney Special (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Play of the WeekPlay of the Week (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Shangri-LaShangri-La (TV Movie) Miss Brinklow  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Hooray for LoveHooray for Love (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Dow Hour of Great MysteriesDow Hour of Great Mysteries (TV Series) Charlotte ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Twelfth NightTwelfth Night (TV Movie) Maria  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for General Motors 50th Anniversary ShowGeneral Motors 50th Anniversary Show (TV Movie) Wife of Eddie Bracken  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for CinderellaCinderella (TV Special) Stepsister Joy, Performer ("Stepsisters' Lament", "When You're Driving Through The Moonlight" (A Lovely Night))  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Playwrights '56Playwrights '56 (TV Series) Mrs. Hope ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
    • Flight (Feb 28, 1956) Mrs. Hope  Less
  • Primary photo for Star StageStar Stage (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Best of BroadwayThe Best of Broadway (TV Series) Clara Hyland ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Freedom RingsFreedom Rings (TV Series) Actress  Less 1953– 
  • Primary photo for Lights OutLights Out (TV Series) Chambers' Secretary ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
Self (32 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Designing Women ReunionThe Designing Women Reunion (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
    • Bewitched (Aug 22, 1999) Herself (as Alice Ghostly)  Less
  • Primary photo for CybillCybill (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars and SideshowCircus of the Stars and Sideshow (TV Special) Herself - Performer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Madame in ManhattanMadame in Manhattan (Video) Herself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for America 2-NightAmerica 2-Night (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Cross-WitsThe Cross-Wits (TV Series) Herself ( 5 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977
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  • Primary photo for The Alan Hamel ShowThe Alan Hamel Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Gabe KaplanDean Martin Celebrity Roast: Gabe Kaplan (TV Special) Herself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Peter Marshall Variety ShowThe Peter Marshall Variety Show (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977
  • Primary photo for Break the BankBreak the Bank (TV Series) Herself ( 3 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Rhyme and ReasonRhyme and Reason (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Carol Burnett ShowThe Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1968–1974 )  Less 1968–1974
  • Primary photo for The Julie Andrews HourThe Julie Andrews Hour (TV Series) Herself - Regular / Herself ( 2 episodes, 1972–1973 )  Less 1972–1973
  • Primary photo for The Jud Strunk ShowThe Jud Strunk Show (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The GolddiggersThe Golddiggers (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 42nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Accepting Best Actress Award for Maggie Smith  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1967–1969 )  Less 1967–1969
  • Primary photo for The Jonathan Winters ShowThe Jonathan Winters Show (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1967–1969 )  Less 1967–1969
  • Primary photo for George Jessel's Here Come the StarsGeorge Jessel's Here Come the Stars (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Woody Woodbury ShowThe Woody Woodbury Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Herself - Panelist ( 5 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 4 episodes, 1962–1965 )  Less 1962–1965
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  • Primary photo for Jackie Gleason: American Scene MagazineJackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Pantomime QuizPantomime Quiz (TV Series) Herself - Guest Panelist ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the WeekThe DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself ( 4 episodes, 1957–1958 )  Less 1957–1958
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  • Primary photo for Wide Wide WorldWide Wide World (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
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