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Edie McClurg Biography

Birth Place:
Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Fast Facts

  • A character actor best known for playing nosy neighbor/perky secretary types
  • Was a member of the Groundlings comedy troupe for 10 years
  • Made her film debut in 1976 in the horror flick Carrie
  • Taught radio for eight years at the University of Missouri
  • Received a national media award for her performance as a mentally challenged woman in the 1983 TV-movie Bill: On His Own
  • Performed a one-woman play called It's Edie in Here in West Hollywood in 2003



    • Robert McClurg -- Brother
    • Mac McClurg -- Father
    • Irene McClurg -- Mother