Stage and tv actress who have starred in Broadway productions of Lovely Charity, Pal Joey, no, Zero, Nanette. Her shows in the second option two shows gained her Tony Awards. She produced her Broadway debut in 1953 in the musical Hazel Flagg. From 1975 to 1989, she played the type of Maeve Ryan for the cleaning soap opera Ryan’s Wish. Her performance gained her three Day time Emmy Honours. She wedded Frank Smart; the few divorced in 1958. She made an appearance with Christopher Walken in the 1977 film Roseland.