Growing up, one of the most noticable character actresses one would watch on tv or disney films was Reta Shaw.
Seemingly larger than life with her motherly but big frame and that intimidating husky voice, you still always felt like she could be your very own grandmother. Despite her often roles as a domineering busy body or housekeeper.
Fact is, Reta Shaw played her characters to the fullest and she was a comforting figure in her many movies and television appearances.
Funny and endearing, Reta still goes down in tv and movie history as one of the great character actresses