Wishing a very happy birthday to actress Jean Stapleton!! The New York City native is best known for playing “Edith Bunker” on the ’70s sitcom All in the Family, but has also appeared on Broadway and guest-starred on many TV shows, from Dr. Kildare to The Defenders (on which she first met Carroll O’Connor).
Enjoy some selections from our 2000 Interview with Jean Stapleton:
Watch Stapleton as “Edith Bunker” in this clip of one of her favorite All in the Family episodes – The Thanksgiving Show:
See Jean Stapleton’s full archive interview here.