Peggy Cass


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Birth Name: Peggy Cass
Born: 05/21/1924
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Death Place: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 03/08/1999

Cass began her career touring Australia with a production of "The Doughgirls", performing for natives and American servicemen during the closing days of World War II. Returning to New York, she made her Broadway debut as Maisie, the comic performer in "Burlesque" (1948), and continued to appear in comedies, revues, and even played in Shakespeare before her big break as the mousy secretary made over by her employer in "Auntie Mame" (1956-58). Cass earned a 1957 Best Supporting Actress Tony Award and an Oscar nod for the film version. She has continued to appear in stage productions throughout the country into the 90s. Cass is also remembered for originating the role of Marion Hollander, the t... Continue Bio >>


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