|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||8 February 1922||Wu-ch'ang, China (now Wuchang, China)|
|Known As:||Alice Kramden||TV's "The Honeymooners"|
|Trivia:||Birth name: Audrey Cotter.|
|Father, Rev. Francis James Meadows Cotter was an Episcopal |
priest and mother, Ida, was a missonary.
|Sister of actress Jayne Meadows.|
|Audrey Meadows was the only one of the Honeymooners cast whose contract required|
payments to her for TV re-runs and sales of the episodes.
|Became the first woman director of the First National|
Bank of Denver in post-acting years.
|Known for being one of entertainment's more glamorous personalities, Audrey|
got the dressed-down part of "Alice Kramden" by hiring a photographer
to take pictures of herself as frumpy, weary and slatternly, and rushed
them to the highly skeptical Jackie Gleason. Impressed, he hired her.
|(1955) Won an Emmy Award - Best Supporting Actress in a Regular |
Series for: "The Jackie Gleason Show".
|Has a star on the Walk of Fame (6104 Hollywood Blvd.).|
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|On TV:||TVGuide.com||Click here for TV listings.|
|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Audrey Meadows Filmography.|
|Departed:||3 February 1996||Los Angeles, California, USA|
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