Date of Birth: 1 November 1942
Marcia Wallace biography:
She was a part of "The Fourth Wall" improvisational comedy group who performed off-Broadway before being signed for the "The Bob Newhart Show" (1972). Diagnosed with breast cancer 1985. Also caregiver to her husband, Denny, who had pancreatic cancer. Her husband was a hotelier. Has an adopted son Michael (b. 1988) While not listed in the main cast in "The Simpsons" (1989) her role as Edna Krabappel is listed as a "special guest appearance," a designation usually reserved for celebrity guest stars. As of season 17 of "The Simpsons" (1989), Marcia has acted in 130 episodes. She was a Girl Guides Brownie, as a child. Member of Delta Zeta sorority, Delta Nu chapter. Best known by the public for her role as Carol Kester Bondurant on "The Bob Newhart Show" (1972).