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Mary Wickes

Often played supporting roles as prim, professional women, secretaries, nurses, and housekeepers, who made sarcastic quips when the leading characters fell short of her high standards.

Mary Wickes

Filmography

1942      

The Man Who Came to Dinner

Blondie’s Blessed Event

Private Buckaroo

The Mayor of 44th Street

Now, Voyager

Who Done It?

 

1943      

How’s About It

Rhythm of the Islands

My Kingdom for a Cook

Happy Land

Higher and Higher

 

1948      

June Bride

The Decision of Christopher Blake

 

1949      

Anna Lucasta

 

1950      

The Petty Girl

 

1951      

On Moonlight Bay

I’ll See You in My Dreams

 

1952      

Young Man with Ideas

The Story of Will Rogers

Bloodhounds of Broadway

 

1953      

By the Light of the Silvery Moon

Half a Hero

The Actress

 

1954      

Ma and Pa Kettle at Home

White Christmas

Destry

 

1955      

Good Morning Miss Dove

 

1956      

Dance with Me Henry

 

1957      

Don’t Go Near the Water

 

1958      

The Proud Rebel

 

1959      

It Happened to Jane

 

1960      

Cimarron

 

1961      

One Hundred and One Dalmatians

The Sins of Rachel Cade

 

1962      

The Music Man

 

1964      

Fate Is the Hunter

Dear Heart

 

1965      

How to Murder Your Wife

 

1966      

The Trouble with Angels

 

1967      

The Spirit Is Willing

 

1968      

Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows

 

1972      

Napoleon and Samantha

Snowball Express

 

1980      

Touched by Love

 

1985      

The Canterville Ghost

 

1986      

The Christmas Gift

 

1990      

Postcards from the Edge

 

1992      

Sister Act

 

1993      

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

 

1994      

Little Women

 

1996      

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Awards

Mary Wickes was never nominated for an Academy Award

I love playing good comedy with a heart, comedy which touches the audience. ~ Mary Wickes