|Years active 1920s-1963|
Name Martha Wentworth
|Full Name Verna Martha Wentworth|
Born June 2, 1889 (1889-06-02) New York City, New York, U.S.
Died March 8, 1974, Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States
Movies The Sword in the Stone, One Hundred and One, Stagecoach to Denver, The Stranger, Fraidy Cat
Similar People Wolfgang Reitherman, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi, George Bruns, Paul Frees
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Verna Martha Wentworth (June 2, 1889 – March 8, 1974) was an American actress.
- Martha wentworth terror tales by the old sea hag 1959 stereo horror stories sound fx full album
- Acting career
- Later yearsdeath
- Selected filmography
Having had a long radio career since the early 1920s, listeners recognised her as The Wintergreen Witch on The Cinnamon Bear radio program (1937), Annie Wood and Mrs. Littlefield on Crime Classics (1953), Ma Danields on The Gallant Heart (1944), as well several semi-regular roles on Broadway Is My Beat, On Stage, and The Abbott and Costello Show. Wentworth also did the voices for Mama Katzenjammer in the Katzenjammer Kids adaption, The Captain and the Kids.
She later became a film actress in the 1940s, starring in several Red Ryder Western films. She worked as a voice artist for Walt Disney Studios; as Nanny, Queenie the Cow and Lucy the Goose in One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961) and as Madame Mim in The Sword in the Stone (1963), her final credited film appearance. She died in 1974 at age 84.