Hope Holiday (November 30, 1938) was born in New York, NY. She has extensive Broadway musical comedy background and has acted in 1960s, '70s and '80s film and TV. Perhaps her best-known film role was that of Mrs. Margie MacDougall, Jack Lemmon's partner in self-pity on Christmas Eve night, in the Billy Wilder film The Apartment (1960). She has also produced and directed films. She is the widow of actor Frank Marth.