Martha Greenhouse

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Martha Greenhouse
Born Martha Miriam Greenhouse
(1921-06-14)June 14, 1921
Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died January 5, 2013( 2013-01-05) (aged 91)
Manhattan, New York, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 1956–1999

Martha Miriam Greenhouse (June 14, 1921 – January 5, 2013) was an American stage, film and television actress, who also served as an actors' union leader.

The Omaha, Nebraska-born actress spent her formative years in New York City, and was a 1939 graduate of the acclaimed Hunter College High School. She appeared both on-and off-Broadway. Her film credits included The Stepford Wives, Bananas, Daniel, and Tomorrow Night. She appeared on such television and soap opera series as Route 66, Car 54, Where Are You?, Law & Order, The Jackie Gleason Show, The Phil Silvers Show,Ryan's Hope, and Love Is a Many Splendored Thing.

Union leadership

Greenhouse served as AFTRA' New York branch president for five terms, and on the Screen Actors Guild's National Board from 1981-87. For her union service she was awarded the Founder's Award, the Ken Harvey Award and the George Heller Gold Card.[1]

References

  1. ^ Notice of Martha Greenhouse's death

External links

  • Martha Greenhouse on IMDb


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