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Age90 (age at death)
Birthday 22 September, 1912
Birthplace Jamesport, Missouri, USA
Died 28 May, 2003
Place of Death Van Nuys, California, USA
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Nationality American
Occupation Actress
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Martha Ellen Scott (September 22, 1912 – May 28, 2003) was an American actress. She was featured in major films such as Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments (1956), and William Wyler's Ben-Hur (1959), playing the mother of Charlton Heston's character in both films. She originated the role of Emily Webb in Thornton Wilder's Our Town on Broadway in 1938 and later recreated the role in the 1940 film version, for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress.

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