Maidie Norman

Actor, Educator
Born: 10/16/1912 in Georgia, USA

Filmography

Actor (21)

Side By Side 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Bare Essence 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Halloween III: Season of the Witch 1982 (Movie)

Nurse Agnes (Actor)

Movie Movie 1977 (Movie)

Gussie (Actor)

Airport 77 1976 (Movie)

Dorothy (Actor)

Maurie 1972 (Movie)

Mrs Stokes (Actor)

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 1962 (Movie)

Elvira Stitt (Actor)

Written on the Wind 1956 (Movie)

Bertha (Actor)

About Mrs. Leslie 1954 (Movie)

Camilla (Actor)

Susan Slept Here 1954 (Movie)

Georgette (Actor)

Forever Female 1953 (Movie)

Emma (Actor)

Torch Song 1952 (Movie)

Anne (Actor)

The Well 1951 (Movie)

Mrs. Crawford (Actor)

A Dream For Christmas (TV Show)

Actor

Another Part of the Forest (TV Show)

Actor

His Mistress (TV Show)

Actor

Never Say Never (TV Show)

Actor

Roots: The Next Generations (TV Show)

Actor

Say Goodbye, Maggie Cole (TV Show)

Actor

Thornwell (TV Show)

Actor

Relationships

Veronique Wills

Step-Daughter

Lescil Wills

Step-Child

Louis Gamble

Father
son of slave owners

Lila Gamble

Mother
daughter of slaves owned by her husband's family

Clarice Herbert

Sister
survived her

McHenry Norman

Husband
married in 1937

McHenry Norman

Son
survived her

EDUCATION

Columbia University

New York , New York

Bennett College

Greensboro , North Carolina
graduated

Milestones

1985

Earned a professional artist award from the California Educational Theatre Association

1979

Appeared in the ABC miniseries "Roots: The Next Generation"

1977

Inducted into the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame in Oakland, CA

1964

Named woman of the year by the Los Angeles Sentinel

1962

Refused to speak in stereotypical dialect in "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" and changed some of her lines

1951

Had a leading role in "The Well"

1949

Made stage debut as Honey in "Deep Are the Roots" at the Mayan Theatre in Los Angeles, CA

1947

Film debut in "Burning Cross"

Raised in Ohio

Was artist in residence at Stanford University

Began working at the Musart Theatre in Los Angeles

Bonus Trivia

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Taught drama at Texas State University-Tyler, UCLA, and Stanford University

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