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The MERCEDES McCAMBRIDGE Quiz — Answers

The MERCEDES McCAMBRIDGE Quiz — Answers

Yes, she is almost forgotten today, but her distinctively husky voice lives on. Mercedes McCambridge was an accomplished actress on radio (she’s seen above sharing the mike with James Stewart) before attacking Hollywood. Then there is the issue of onscreen credit relating to the actress’ most memorable VOCAL performance — as the satanic voice of the […]

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A QUIZ — Mercedes McCambridge

A QUIZ — Mercedes McCambridge

She has been maligned through the years because she played strong women in the movies. But oh, that voice! Mercedes McCambridge was raised a Roman Catholic in Joliet, Illinois, and made the most of a naturally raspy voice highlighted by frequent bouts of bronchitis and professionally refined on radio, earning Orson Welles’ designation as “the greatest radio […]

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