Maudie Prickett


Biography

Maudie Prickett was a prolific actress who created a name for herself largely on the big screen. Prickett began her acting career appearing in various films, such as the Gene Autry western "The Cowboy and the Indians" (1949), the drama "Abandoned" (1949) with Dennis O'Keefe and "Harvey" (1950). She also appeared in "Between Midnight and Dawn" (1950), the romance "Her First Romance" ...

Biography

Maudie Prickett was a prolific actress who created a name for herself largely on the big screen. Prickett began her acting career appearing in various films, such as the Gene Autry western "The Cowboy and the Indians" (1949), the drama "Abandoned" (1949) with Dennis O'Keefe and "Harvey" (1950). She also appeared in "Between Midnight and Dawn" (1950), the romance "Her First Romance" (1951) with Margaret O'Brien and the Bud Abbott comedy "Lost in Alaska" (1952). She kept working in film throughout the fifties, starring in the biopic "Deep in My Heart" (1954) with Jose Ferrer, the Richard Todd adaptation "A Man Called Peter" (1955) and the Robert Mitchum western "Man Without a Gun" (1955). She also appeared in the comedic adaptation "Kiss Them For Me" (1957) with Cary Grant. Nearing the end of her career, she tackled roles in the suspenseful mystery "North By Northwest" (1959) with Cary Grant, the Bob Hope comedy "I'll Take Sweden" (1965) and the comedy "The Gnome-Mobile" (1967) with Walter Brennan. She also appeared in "Sweet Charity" (1969) with Shirley MacLaine. Additionally, she appeared on the television special "Way of the West" (CBS, 1957-58). Prickett more recently appeared in "The Great Man's Whiskers" (NBC, 1972-73). Prickett passed away in April 1976 at the age of 62.

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

The Great Man's Whiskers (1973)
Miss Albright
What's a Nice Girl Like You...? (1971)
Elderly Woman
Rascal (1969)
Miss Pince-nez
The Maltese Bippy (1969)
Mrs. Potter
Sweet Charity (1969)
Nurse on bridge
The Gnome-Mobile (1967)
Katie Barrett
I'll Take Sweden (1965)
Spinster
North by Northwest (1959)
Maid
The Legend of Tom Dooley (1959)
Old maid
Thundering Jets (1958)
Mrs. Blocher
Kiss Them for Me (1957)
Chief nurse
The Phantom Stagecoach (1957)
Mrs. Wiggins
Navy Wife (1956)
Nurse
Man with the Gun (1955)
Mrs. Elderhorn
Good Morning, Miss Dove (1955)
Nurse
Wyoming Renegades (1955)
Mrs. Argyle
Deep in My Heart (1954)
Woman's World (1954)
Mother
Scandal at Scourie (1953)
Mrs. Holahan
Gun Fury (1953)
Mrs. Rogers
No Escape (1953)
Bookstore clerk
City of Bad Men (1953)
Belles on Their Toes (1952)
Lady with fan
Lost in Alaska (1952)
Woman in the window
Million Dollar Mermaid (1952)
Receptionist
Everything I Have Is Yours (1952)
Ella
The Model and the Marriage Broker (1952)
Delia Seaton
Something for the Birds (1952)
Woman with vacuum cleaner
Stars and Stripes Forever (1952)
Maid
Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie (1952)
Mrs. Burdge
Pecos River (1951)
Mrs. Peck
Her First Romance (1951)
Miss Pond
Between Midnight and Dawn (1950)
Wife
No Sad Songs for Me (1950)
Harvey (1950)
Elvira
Beyond the Purple Hills (1950)
Aggie
Montana (1950)
Rancher's wife
No Way Out (1950)
Lust for Gold (1949)
The Inspector General (1949)
Town woman
Mr. Soft Touch (1949)
Ugly old maid
Colorado Territory (1949)
Mrs. Wallace
The Cowboy and the Indians (1949)
Miss Summers
One Sunday Afternoon (1949)
Lady barber
Abandoned (1949)
Nurse Ferris
The Fighting O'Flynn (1949)
Wife
Whirlwind Raiders (1948)
Mrs. Wallace
Song of Idaho (1948)
Millie
Whiplash (1948)
Mrs. Gruman
Messenger of Peace (1947)
Matty Frommel
The Lone Hand Texan (1947)
Hattie Hatfield
Time Out of Mind (1947)
Annie
West of Dodge City (1947)
Two-Fisted Stranger (1946)
Widow Simpson
The Fighting Frontiersman (1946)
Kate
Boston Blackie and the Law (1946)
Librarian

Cast (Special)

The Doctor Was a Lady (1958)
Way of the West (1958)
Miss Piper
Johnny Belinda (1955)
Maggie Mcdonald

Life Events

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