Oscar-nominated actress from the film and stage who had unforgettable appearances in a number of films, like the Story of Ruth as well as the Sound of Music. She produced her stage debut in 1910, within the chorus for Naughty Marietta. Her last display appearance was as the Mom Abbess in the 1965 film The Audio Of Music, that she received an Academy Honor nomination for Greatest Supporting Celebrity. She wedded her second spouse, William H. Walling, in 1946. She was an associate of the famous Algonquin Round Desk with Tallulah Blankhead.