Christina Pickles

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Christina Pickles
Christina Pickles.jpg
Pickles at the Governor's Ball held immediately after the 39th Annual Emmy Awards telecast, September 20, 1987
Born Christine Pickles[1]
17 February 1935 (1935-02-17) (age 82)
Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Occupation Actress
Years active 1964–2014
Spouse(s) Victor Lobl (1962–1985; divorced); 2 children
Ian Masters (2005–present)
Children Oliver
Rebecca

Christina Pickles (born 17 February 1935) is an English movie, stage, and television actress, best known for her long-running role of Nurse Helen Rosenthal in the hospital drama St. Elsewhere, for which she was nominated for four Emmy Awards. Pickles is also known as for playing Ross Geller's mother (alongside Elliott Gould) in the hit comedy sitcom Friends. She was born in Yorkshire, England. She is currently not married.

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  1. Profile, familysearch.org; accessed April 10, 2016.