The Cool Hall of Fame #145
Edie Adams Dead at 81


We bear sad news this morn' of the passing, at 81, of Edie Adams; actress, singer, comedienne, and all around one of the more underrated performers in her day (and many another). Here is an account of the life and career from today's New York Times

3 comments:

R.H. said...

Looks a bit drag, maybe it's the pose.

Tommy O'C said...

I hope she's reunited with Ernie and they're both laughing up a storm...

lump516 said...

To understand just how good she is, catch her in Joseph Mankiewicz's modern take on VOLPONE, THE HONEY POT. Anyone who can hold her own with Rex Harrison has serious comedy chops,