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Imogene Coca
Imogene Coca
Credits
Role Mary the Good Fairy
Biographical Information
Birthdate November 18, 1908
Birthplace Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Death Date June 2, 2001 (age 92)
Death Place Westport, Connecticut, United States

Imogene Coca played the tooth fairy, Mary the Good Fairy, in two season seven episodes.

Biography[]

Imogene Coca was an American comic actress best known for her role opposite Sid Caesar on "Your Show of Shows". Starting out in vaudeville as a child acrobat, she studied ballet and wished to have a serious career in music and dance, graduating to decades of stage musical revues, cabaret and summer stock. In her forties, she began a celebrated career as a comedian on television, starring in six series and guest starring on successful television programs from the 1940s to the 1990s.

She was nominated for five Emmy Awards for "Your Show of Shows", winning Best Actress in 1951 and singled out for a Peabody Award for excellence in broadcasting in 1953. Coca was also nominated for a Tony Award in 1978 for "On the Twentieth Century" and received a sixth Emmy nomination at the age of eighty for an episode of "Moonlighting".

On June 2, 2001, Coca died at her home in Westport, Connecticut, from natural causes incidental to Alzheimer's disease. She was 92.

Bewitched Credits[]

  • "Mary the Good Fairy (episode)"
  • "The Good Fairy Strikes Again"

Source[]

Imogene Coca on Wikipedia. Retrieved on January 5, 2020.

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