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Obit: Betsy Blair

Thursday, March 19th, 2009


Actress Betsy Blair, of ‘Marty,’ at age 85


 Betsy Blair


Ernest Borgnine remembers once-blacklisted, Oscar-nominated co-star as the ‘nicest person you could ever want to meet.’


By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
March 19, 2009


Betsy Blair, an actress best remembered for playing the shy, plain-Jane school teacher who meets Ernest Borgnine’s lonely Bronx butcher at the Stardust Ballroom in the 1955 movie “Marty,” has died. She was 85.    (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)