Ann Bancroft 1931-2005

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Ann Bancroft 1931-2005

Postby Guest » June 8th, 2005, 11:17 pm

This morning I got a sad message from Eddy Taytelbaum (Fred Kaps friend) which he got from Mr Harry Lorayne.

Ann Bancroft passed away - 7 juni 2005.
Born 1931.
She was a very good actress.
1964 she married Mel Brooks.
Harry and his wife Rene have
been spending their vacations together with Mel Brooks and Ann for a long time...


info about Ann:
http://encyclopedia.thefreedictionary.c ... 20Bancroft

Harry Lorayne:

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Re: Ann Bancroft 1931-2005

Postby Robert Allen » June 9th, 2005, 12:32 pm

She was a fine actress and a pleasure to watch. She became a cult figure for her portrayal of Mrs. Robinson in _The_Graduate_, but she won an Academy Award for her work in _The_Miracle_Worker_. I've added a couple of her movies to my Netflix queue in memory of her.

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