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Social Roundup: Broadway and Hollywood Remember Georgia Engel

Yesterday, BroadwayWorld was saddened to report the passing of veteran stage and screen actor, Georgia Engel. She was 70 years old.

Georgia's Broadway roles included Mrs. Tottendale in The Drowsy Chaperone; Minnie Fay in Hello, Dolly! with Ethel Merman, The Boys From Syracuse, and My One and Only with Tommy Tune.

She was best known for her work as Georgette Franklin Baxter on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, on which she appeared from 1972 until the show ended in 1977. The role won her two Emmy nominations.

Those who have worked with her on stage and screen have taken to social to remember and reminisce about her legacy. Check out some of the highlights below!

Read her full obituary here.

Take a look back on some clips from Engel's career here.

Social Roundup: Broadway and Hollywood Remember Georgia Engel

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