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Frances Goffman Bay (born January 23, 1919) is a Canadian-born United States-based character actress known for playing a variety of quirky elderly women on film and television.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Frances  Bay  , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Frances Goffman Bay (born January 23, 1919) is a Canadian-born United States-based character actress known for playing a variety of quirky elderly women on film and television.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Frances  Bay  , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 85

Birthday 1919-01-23

Day of Death 2011-09-15

Place of Birth Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 Twin Peaks: The Missing Pieces as Mrs. Tremond/Chalfont
2010 Pickin' and Grinnin' as Grandma Johnson
2009 The Middle (14 episodes)
2009 Repo Chick as Grandma De La Chasse
2006 Ring Around the Rosie as Nanna
2005 Edmond as Fortune Teller
2005 Oh, Baby as Maggie Winchester
2005 Annie's Point as Older Woman
2002 Presidio Med (1 episode)
2001 Bob Patterson (1 episode)
2001 My Wife and Kids (1 episode)
2001 The Wedding Planner as Dottie
2001 Finder's Fee as Mrs. Darmsetter
2000 Stranger than Fiction as Mrs. Steiner
1999 Inspector Gadget as Thelma
1999 The Simple Life Of Noah Dearborn as Mrs. Lewis
1999 Sparkler as Raspy
1998 Charmed (1 episode)
1998 Da Vinci's Inquest (1 episode)
1998 Forever Love as Martha Craddock
1998 The Hughleys (1 episode)
1996 Clueless (1 episode)
1996 Never Too Late as Elisabeth Kronner
1996 Happy Gilmore as Grandma Gilmore
1994 The Paperboy as Mrs. Rosemont
1994 The 5 Mrs. Buchanans (1 episode)
1994 ER (2 episodes)
1994 In the Mouth of Madness as Mrs. Pickman
1993 The Neighbor as Aunt Sylvia
1993 Dave's World (1 episode)
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
1992 Single White Female as Elderly Neighbor
1992 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me as Mrs. Tremond/Chalfont
1992 Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive as Iva Ruth McKinney
1991 Critters 3 as Mrs. Menges
1991 The Commish (1 episode)
1991 The Pit and the Pendulum as Esmeralda
1990 The Grifters as Arizona Motel Clerk
1990 Wild at Heart as Madam
1990 Arachnophobia as Evelyn Metcalf
1990 Twin Peaks (1 episode) as Mrs. Tremond
1989 Alien Nation (1 episode)
1989 Seinfeld (5 episodes)
1989 The Karate Kid Part III as Mrs. Milo
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)
1989 Quantum Leap (1 episode)
1988 Twins as Mother Superior
1988 Big Top Pee-wee as Mrs. Haynes
1987 The Oldest Rookie (1 episode)
1987 Medium Rare as Gertrude
1986 Sidekicks (1 episode)
1986 ALF (1 episode)
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1986 Blue Velvet as Aunt Barbara
1986 Nomads as Bertril
1986 Matlock (1 episode)
1985 Amazing Stories (1 episode)
1985 The Golden Girls (1 episode)
1984 Hunter (3 episodes)
1984 E/R (1 episode)
1984 The Karate Kid as Lady with Dog
1983 Little Red Riding Hood as Granny
1983 A Rose for Emily as Miss Wyatt
1983 Private School as Birdie Fallmouth
1982 St. Elsewhere (1 episode)
1982 Newhart (1 episode)
1982 Remington Steele (1 episode)
1982 Cheers (1 episode)
1982 Family Ties (1 episode)
1982 Faerie Tale Theatre (1 episode) as Granny
1982 Double Exposure as Old Woman
1982 Cagney & Lacey (1 episode)
1982 T. J. Hooker (1 episode)
1982 Fame (1 episode)
1981 Buddy Buddy as Female Patient
1981 Simon & Simon (2 episodes)
1981 Murder in Texas as Myra Hill
1981 Amy as Mrs. Lindey
1981 Hill Street Blues (1 episode)
1980 The Attic as Librarian
1979 Topper as Mrs. Quincy
1979 Chilly Scenes of Winter as Mrs. Delillo
1979 Hart to Hart (2 episodes)
1978 Foul Play as Mrs. Russel
1974 Happy Days (3 episodes)

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