Fritzi Burr

Actress Fritzi Burr began her career as a comedienne, performing stand-up and participating in sketch comedy shows over a 20-year span. She made her Broadway debut in 1967, when she replaced Kay Medford in the role of ... Read more »
Born: 05/31/1924

Filmography

Actor (20)

Alright Already 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

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Friends 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

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Platypus Man 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

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The Nanny 1993 - 1995 (Tv Show)

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3 Ninjas 1992 (Movie)

Babysitter (Actor)

Driving Me Crazy 1991 (Movie)

Mrs Peugeot (Actor)

Juvi 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

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You Again? 1985 - 1987 (TV Show)

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Holmes and Yoyo 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

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Newman's Drugstore 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

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The Girl Who Couldn't Lose 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

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Chinatown 1974 (Movie)

Mulwray's Secretary (Actor)

Frasier, The Sensuous Lion 1973 (Movie)

Marvin's Mother (Actor)

How Do I Love Thee? 1969 (Movie)

Mrs Gormulka (Actor)

Cover Girls (TV Show)

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Dream On (TV Show)

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Killer on Board (TV Show)

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Like Normal People (TV Show)

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Biography

Actress Fritzi Burr began her career as a comedienne, performing stand-up and participating in sketch comedy shows over a 20-year span. She made her Broadway debut in 1967, when she replaced Kay Medford in the role of Mrs. Brice in the musical comedy "Funny Girl". Later, Burr moved out West to pursue work in film and television. In 1970, she broke into television with a one-off on Marlo Thomas's beloved sitcom, "That Girl", and made her film debut with a supporting role in fellow comedian Jackie Gleason's romantic comedy "How Do I Love Thee?" Burr proved prolific on television, earning over 50 roles on 45 series. Conversely, she only appeared in a handful of films, but this included a small role in the iconic Roman Polanski crime drama, "Chinatown".

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