Knowledge Identifier: +Jean_Stapleton
She began her career in 1941 in summer stock, aged 18, and made her New York debut in "American Gothic", an Off-Broadway play
Lee Hoiby - Among Hoiby's other operatic works are the one-act opera buffa "Something New for the Zoo" , the musical monologue "The Italian Lesson" which was produced off-Broadway in 1989 with Jean Stapleton, "The Tempest" , and a one-act chamber opera, "This Is the Rill Speaking" , text by Lanford Wilson
Whoopi Goldberg - In January 1990, Goldberg starred with Jean Stapleton in the TV situation comedy Bagdad Cafe.
In 1998, Stapleton guest-starred in the Jean Smart sitcom, "Style & Substance", playing a former television chef who has since "lost her marbles
Alex Hyde-White - Through his production company TMG, named after his mentor, Washington attorney Steven Martindale, he produced the 2002 independent romantic drama, "Pursuit of Happiness" which starred Frank Whaley, Annabeth Gish, Adam Baldwin and featured comedienne Jean Stapleton in a cameo as the advertising agency's owner