Had retired in 1959 and was living at the Motion Picture Country Home in Woodland Hills, California, when she was approached by Walt Disney Pictures to play the Bird Woman in Mary Poppins (1964). She at first refused, but Walt Disney was so set on ...
I've played Henry Fonda's mother so often that, whenever we run into each other, I call him "Son" and he calls me "Ma", just to save time.
Often played brassy "old dames"
Patti Mary Woodard
Palmyra, Missouri, USA
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
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