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Nurse or Nun: Mary Wickes Cracking Wise

May 30, 2013

Tags: Mary Wickes, Bette Davis, Now Voyager, Lucille Ball, Sister Act, Character actresses

Remember this face or voice? Steve Taravella has written a wonderful new biography of Mary Wickes in Hollywood Legends series I edit for University Press of Mississippi. The book is based on years of research, including many interviews. You can learn about Wickes's friendship with Lucille Ball as well as Wickes's work for Walt Disney. What is your favorites Wickes performance? Or tell me about your favorite character actors and actresses.