The Waltons1972 | TV Show
A popular, long-running drama about a close-knit family in rural, Depression-era Virginia, based on the experiences of series creator and narrator Earl Hamner Jr. Sentimental and often moving, the Emmy-winning series told stories of family trials, triumphs (more…)
Premiered: September 14, 1972
Season 1, Episode 15 The Actress
First Aired: January 4, 1973
Mary Ellen's star struck, Grandma's scandalized ... predictable reactions to a flamboyant actress stranded at the Waltons'. Richard Thomas. Alvira Drummond: Pippa Scott. John: Ralph Waite. Emily Baldwin: Mary Jackson. Olivia: Michael Learned. Mamie Baldwin: Helen Kleeb. Grandma: Ellen Corby. Grandpa: Will Geer.