Peggy Pope
American actor
Peggy Pope
Peggy Pope is an American actress. She was born in Montclair, New Jersey. She has made her many acting appearances memorable—even in the smallest roles—beginning in 1966 with the television show The Trials of O'Brien, starring Peter Falk and Elaine Stritch. Pope is most recognizable as "the old lush" (and later, recovered alcoholic) Margaret Foster in the 1980 movie Nine to Five starring Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dabney Coleman.
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David Finkle: Easy Reader: Peggy Pope of Nine to Five Tells Her Irresistible Show-Biz Story
Huffington Post - almost 5 years
You may not think you know Peggy Pope, but you do. You certainly do if you're a Nine to Five fanatic. She's Margaret Foster, the secret tippler who salutes Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton with a congratulatory "Atta girl" every time they give overbearing boss Dabney Coleman what for. That's why she names her worthy memoir Atta Girl: Tales From a Life in the Trenches of Show Business (iUniverse, 179pp.). You also know her if you're an inveterate boob-tube viewer and have made a point of watching, say, every Barney Miller or ER episode -- not to mention other too-numerous-to-itemize series on which she's guested over the last three or four decades. In other words, Peggy Pope -- who also can lay claim to stage credits like the original production of John Guare's House of Blue Leaves -- is one of those players whom you pass on the street, point at and say "I know you" without having a name to put with the face. She's one of those players whose number is way larger ...
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Onlookers flock to see historic plane (video) - Charleston Gazette
Google News - over 5 years
"I just think it's fantastic they are going to preserve it by taking it to a museum," said Peggy Pope of Charleston. "I'm just glad that something bad you hear on the news finally has a happy ending." Pope was following the plane's journey on her
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Longtime Judge Richard Watson dies - Daytona Beach News-Journal
Google News - over 5 years
That year, he was admitted to The Florida Bar and married the former Peggy Pope. He worked in private practice, was a part-time assistant state attorney and assistant public defender, and in 1975 was elected to the St. Augustine City Commission
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THEATER REVIEW; Reflections on Aging By Some Who Would Know
NYTimes - almost 14 years
'24 Evenings of Wit and Wisdom' Arclight Theater One good thing about getting older (and there aren't that many) is that it happens to everybody: your friends, your enemies, your favorite rock group. It happened to the great thinkers too, and before they died, many wrote or talked about it. This is the basis of ''24 Evenings of Wit and Wisdom,'' a
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - over 14 years
A selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. * BETTY BUCKLEY, Feinstein's at the Regency, Park Avenue at 61st Street, (212) 339-4095. There is much more to this great theater performer than ''Memory'' and the ballads from ''Sunset Boulevard'' that have made her a Broadway
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - over 14 years
A selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. * BETTY BUCKLEY, Feinstein's at the Regency, Park Avenue at 61st Street, (212) 339-4095. There is much more to this great theater performer than ''Memory'' and the ballads from ''Sunset Boulevard'' that have made her a Broadway
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - over 17 years
Here is a selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. * MARY CLEERE HARAN, Oak Room, the Algonquin, 59 West 44th Street, (212) 840-6800. ''Crazy Rhythm: Manhattan in the 20's,'' with Richard Rodney Bennett, pianist. Ms. Haran's dazzling new show resurrects the musical spirit
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - over 17 years
Here is a selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. * ROSEMARY CLOONEY. Feinstein's, at the Regency, Park Avenue at 61st Street, (212) 339-4095. The brand-new cabaret on the Upper East Side (named after Michael Feinstein, who is helping to book the room) recently opened with
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - over 17 years
Here is a selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. * BARBARA COOK, Cafe Carlyle, Carlyle Hotel, 35 East 76th Street, (212) 744-1600. A singer at her absolute peak, Ms. Cook continues to deepen as a dramatic interpreter of Broadway show tunes, infusing them with a wistful,
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - over 17 years
Here is a selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. * CLAIBORNE CARY, Danny's Skylight Room, 346 West 46th Street, Clinton, (212) 265-8133. With her craggy, lived-in voice, elegant pop-jazz phrasing and cheerfully self-deprecatory wit, Claiborne Cary often recalls the
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - over 17 years
Here is a selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. MAUREEN McGOVERN, Algonquin Hotel, 59 West 44th Street, (212) 840-6800. A pop-jazz traditionalist with good taste in songs, near-perfect intonation and an engaging personality, Ms. McGovern is as good as a
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - almost 18 years
Here is a selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. * BARBARA COOK, Cafe Carlyle, Carlyle Hotel, 35 East 76th Street, (212) 744-1600. A singer at her absolute peak, Ms. Cook continues to deepen as a dramatic interpreter of Broadway show tunes, infusing them with a wistful,
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CABARET GUIDE
NYTimes - almost 18 years
Here is a selective listing of new or noteworthy cabaret shows in Manhattan this weekend. * denotes a highly recommended show. * BARBARA COOK, Cafe Carlyle, Carlyle Hotel, 35 East 76th Street, (212) 744-1600. A singer at her absolute peak, Ms. Cook continues to deepen as a dramatic interpreter of Broadway show tunes, infusing them with a wistful,
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THEATER REVIEW;Some Old Saws Rehoned, by Steve Martin
NYTimes - about 21 years
In "The Zigzag Woman," a genial barfly remembers the wife who left him 21 years earlier. She was a termagant, but the man continues to hope that she will suddenly appear one day, full of repentance, to sit beside him in a bar or a theater or maybe even a laundromat. He always keeps a seat ready for her. "She issued a declaration of independence
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Review/Theater; Now Romeo And Juliet Love and Die On West 42d
NYTimes - about 26 years
When the Victory Theater on West 42d Street reopened as a legitimate theater for a brief time last year, the play was Mac Wellman's "Crowbar," and the audience sat on the stage as the action and the nostalgia unfolded all around them. For the Victory's new tenant, "Romeo and Juliet," theatergoers are in their traditional seats and the actors are on
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Peggy Pope
    FIFTIES
  • 1984
    Age 54
    She also had a small role as Elvira in the 1984 science fiction movie The Last Starfighter.
    More Details Hide Details She appeared in the rotating cast of the Off-Broadway staged reading of Wit & Wisdom. A familiar face to television, she has guest starred on numerous high-profile series, including Bewitched, Hart to Hart, Eight is Enough, Barney Miller, Soap, The Golden Girls, Hope & Faith and Law & Order.
  • 1980
    Age 50
    Pope is most recognizable as "the office lush" (and later, recovered alcoholic) Margaret Foster in the 1980 movie 9 to 5 starring Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dabney Coleman.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1966
    Age 36
    She was born in Montclair, New Jersey. She has made her many acting appearances memorable - even in the smallest roles - beginning in 1966 with the television show The Trials of O'Brien, starring Peter Falk and Elaine Stritch.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1929
    Born
    Born on May 15, 1929.
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