Actress | Producer | Soundtrack
One of her first "professional" gigs was as a waitress in Howard Johnson's on Broadway near Times Square. Her comments to customers and staff heard over the eatery's microphone attracted her first big-city audience.
If you read a lot of books, you're considered well-read. But if you watch a lot of TV, you're not considered well-viewed.
She is still best known for her Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967) characters, Edith Ann, a precocious 5 1/2 year old girl in an oversize rocking chair, and Ernestine, a telephone operator.
Mary Jean Tomlin
Detroit, Michigan, USA
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