Christina Pickles

Born Feb 17, 1935

Christina Pickles is an English actress, best known for her long-running role of Nurse Helen Rosenthal in the hospital drama St. Elsewhere, for which she was nominated for four Emmys.

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1935 Birth Born on February 17, 1935.


1994 59 Years Old She also appeared in 1994's Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds in Love as Tippy. … Read More


1996 61 Years Old She was romantically linked to actor Herb Edelman, who played her significant other on St. Elsewhere, from the mid-1980s until his death in 1996.
2009 74 Years Old She also appeared on the show How I Met Your Mother as Lily Aldrin's grandmother in 2009 and 2011. Pickles is a frequent guest on the public radio programme Selected Shorts. Pickles was married to producer/director Victor Lobl for 23 years, divorcing in 1985.
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