Stage and screen actress who is best remembered for her performances in the Broadway musicals John Murray Anderson's Almanac and A Little Night Music. Her role in the latter production earned her a 1973 Tony nomination for Featured Actress in a Musical.
She made her stage debut in a 1908 production called Pinkie and the Fairies.
She was honored with a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the 1958 film version of Gigi.
She married second husband Eric Maschwitz in 1926; the couple divorced two decades later.
She and Shirley Jones both appeared in the 1962 film version of The Music Man.