Marion Lorne

  1. Eileen Heckart, Heller in Pink Tights, 1959.    The first (and last) Western for Sophia Loren and director George Cukor nearly had the veteran Lorne among Sophia’s acting troupe touring the Old West. 
  2. Alice Ghostley,Bewitched, TV, 1969-1972.    Playing Robert Walker’s mother in Strangers on a Train, was Lorne’s first film role for 20 years. She won  a Emmy award for  Bewitched  ten day after her death and was succeeded as Elizabeth Montgomery’s befuddled old aunt by Ghostley, who had shared The Graduatewith her. Lorne’s only other film among her ten screen roles was The Girl Rush, 1955… as another aunt called Clara.

 Birth year: 1883Death year: 1968Other name: Casting Calls:  2