Date of Birth:
28 May 1918
Edith Massey played in 4 movies in the Comedy, Crime, Horror, Music, Fantasy genres.
Edith Massey got succeed with average imdb rating 6.7.
The wonderfully eccentric, snaggle-toothed Edith Massey met director 'John Waters (I)' (qv) while working as a barmaid and as the owner of a thrift shop, Edith's Shopping Bag at Fells Point, Baltimore. Captured by her effervescent charm, Waters cast Massey in _Multiple Maniacs (1970)_ (qv) as Jesus's mother. Her next role was as Mama Edie in _Pink Flamingos (1972)_ (qv). She appeared in many of Water's earlier films leading up to _Polyester (1981)_ (qv), as well as being the subject of a biograp... Read more