Doris Belack February 26, — October 4, was an American character actress of stage, film and television. She had one sibling, an older sister. In , she performed on the record Poetry of the Negro with Sidney Poitier. The record was produced by her husband, Philip Rose. Belack has been misidentified as the first "Mrs. Fish" to Abe Vigoda 's character on Barney Miller. She was actually only a one-episode replacement for actress Florence Stanley , who played "Mrs. Fish" "Bernice Fish". Before that, Belack was seen mainly in soap operas; she originated the role of Anna Wolek Craig for nearly a decade on One Life to Live. She also appeared in Another World three different roles over the show's year run , The Doctors , as psychiatrist Dr.
She was The couple were married for 65 years. Belack played many roles on Broadway, and worked steadily in television beginning in the early s. The authority-figure role she played in her later years tapped into one side of Ms.
Appeared in 'One Life to Live,' 'Tootsie'
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She also appeared in the motion picture comedy "Tootsie" and a number of television situational comedies, such as "Barney Miller" and "The Golden Girls". Thank you for fulfilling this photo request. An email has been sent to the person who requested the photo informing them that you have fulfilled their request. Drag images here or select from your computer for Doris Belack memorial. Please note: You are asking volunteers to find and take a photo of the headstone.