Madeleine Sherwood

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Madeleine Sherwood
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Madeleine Louise Hélène Thornton

(1922-11-13)November 13, 1922
DiedApril 23, 2016(2016-04-23) (aged 93)
Lac Cornu, Quebec, Canada
Years active1953-1989
Spouse(s)Robert Sherwood (1940-?) (divorced) 1 child

Madeleine Sherwood (November 13, 1922 – April 23, 2016) was a Canadian actress. She was known for her roles as Reverend Mother Placido in The Flying Nun. She also appeared in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Sweet Bird of Youth. Sherwood was once blacklisted as a communist during the 1960s, even though she wasn't.[1]

Sherwood died on April 23, 2016 at her childhood home in Lac Cornu, Quebec at the age of 93.[2]

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  1. King, Susan (August 31, 2003). "The Blacklist's gray tones". The Los Angeles Times. p. E-25. Retrieved February 25, 2009.
  2. 'Flying Nun' Actress Madeleine Sherwood Dies at 93

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