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Beulah Bondi

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Beulah Bondi (May 3, 1888 – January 11, 1981) was an American actress. Bondi began her acting career as a young child in theater, and after establishing herself as a stage actress, she reprised her role in Street Scene for the 1931 film version. She played supporting roles in several films during the 1930s, and was twice nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She played the mother of James Stewart in four films, including Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) and It's a Wonderful Life (1946). She continued acting into her old age, and won an Emmy Award for an appearance in the television series The Waltons in 1976. Description above from the Wikipedia article Beulah Bondi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
May 3, 1888 In Valparaiso, Indiana, United States
Movie/TV Credits:
73
First Appeared:
In the movie Street Scene 1931-09-05
Latest Project:
Series Sandburg's Lincoln 1974-09-06
Known For
Poster of Breakfast in Hollywood
Poster of The Captain Is a Lady
Poster of The Under-Pup
Poster of Maid of Salem
Filmography
Series Sandburg's Lincoln Sara Bush 1974-09-06
Series The Waltons Unknown 1972-09-14
Movie Tammy and the Doctor Annie Call 1963-05-29
Movie The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm The Gypsy ('The Dancing Princess') 1962-08-07
Movie Tammy Tell Me True Mrs. Annie Call 1961-07-26
Series Route 66 Unknown 1960-10-07
Series Harrigan and Son Unknown 1960-10-14
Movie The Big Fisherman Hannah 1959-08-04
Movie A Summer Place Mrs. Emily Hamilton Hamble 1959-11-18
Movie The Unholy Wife Emma Hochen 1957-06-24
Series Perry Mason Unknown 1957-09-21
Movie Back from Eternity Martha Spangler 1956-09-07
Series Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater Unknown 1956-10-05
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Movie Track of the Cat Ma Bridges 1954-11-27
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie Latin Lovers Analyst 1953-08-28
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1952-10-01
Movie Lone Star Minniver Bryan 1952-10-24
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Movie The Baron of Arizona Loma Morales 1950-03-04
Movie The Furies Mrs. Anaheim 1950-08-16
Movie The Life of Riley Martha Bogle 1949-04-16
Movie Mr. Soft Touch Mrs. Hangale 1949-08-01
Movie Reign of Terror Grandma Blanchard 1949-10-15
Movie The Sainted Sisters Hester Rivercomb 1948-04-30
Movie So Dear to My Heart Granny Kincaid 1948-11-29
Movie The Snake Pit Mrs. Greer 1948-11-04
Movie Breakfast in Hollywood Mrs. Annie Reed 1946-02-26
Movie Sister Kenny Mary Kenny 1946-10-10
Movie It's a Wonderful Life Ma Bailey 1946-12-20
Movie The Southerner Granny Tucker 1945-04-30
Movie I Love a Soldier Etta Lane 1945-07-12
Movie Back to Bataan Bertha Barnes 1945-05-30
Movie She's a Soldier Too Agatha Kittredge 1944-06-29
Movie The Very Thought of You Mrs. Harriet Wheeler 1944-10-20
Movie And Now Tomorrow Aunt Em 1944-11-22
Movie Our Hearts Were Young and Gay Miss Horn 1944-11-02
Movie Tonight We Raid Calais Mme. Bonnard 1943-04-30
Movie Watch on the Rhine Anise 1943-08-27
Movie Penny Serenade Miss Oliver 1941-04-24
Movie One Foot in Heaven Mrs. Lydia Sandow 1941-11-01
Movie The Shepherd of the Hills Aunt Mollie 1941-07-18
Movie Our Town Mrs Webb 1940-05-24
Movie Remember the Night Mrs. Sargent 1940-01-01
Movie The Captain Is a Lady Angie Peabody 1940-06-21
Movie On Borrowed Time Nellie Northrup aka Granny 1939-07-07
Movie The Under-Pup Miss Delphine Thornton 1939-08-31
Movie Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Ma Smith 1939-10-19
Movie The Buccaneer Aunt Charlotte 1938-02-04
Movie Of Human Hearts Mary Wilkins 1938-02-11
Movie The Sisters Rose Elliott 1938-10-14
Movie Vivacious Lady Mrs. Martha Morgan 1938-08-31
Movie Maid of Salem Abigail - His Wife 1937-02-12
Movie Make Way for Tomorrow Lucy Cooper 1937-05-09
Movie The Trail of the Lonesome Pine Melissa 1936-03-13
Movie The Invisible Ray Lady Arabella Stevens 1936-01-20
Movie The Moon's Our Home Mrs. Boyce Medford 1936-04-10
Movie The Case Against Mrs. Ames Mrs. Livingston Ames 1936-05-08
Movie Hearts Divided Mother of Napoleon and Jerome 1936-06-20
Movie The Gorgeous Hussy Rachel Jackson 1936-08-28
Movie The Good Fairy Dr. Schultz 1935-02-18
Movie Bad Boy Mrs. Larkin 1935-10-24
Movie Registered Nurse Miss McKenna 1934-04-06
Movie Two Alone Mrs. Slag 1934-01-26
Movie Ready for Love Mrs. Burke 1934-11-30
Movie Finishing School Miss Van Alstyne 1934-05-04
Movie The Stranger's Return Beatrice 1933-07-28
Movie Rain Mrs. Alfred Davidson 1932-10-12
Movie Street Scene Emma Jones 1931-09-05
Movie Arrowsmith Mrs. Tozer 1931-12-26