Scotty Bloch

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Scotty Bloch
Maybelle Scott

January 28, 1925
DiedSeptember 15, 2018 (age 93)
OccupationAmerican stage and television actress
Spouse(s)Daniel J. Bloch (1948 - January 10, 2013; his death)

Scotty Bloch (born Maybelle Scott, January 28, 1925 – September 15, 2018[1]) was an American East Coast-based stage and television actress.


Bloch was born in Pelham, New York, to Edith Grace (née Crowley) and Ulysses S. Grant Scott, a salesman.[citation needed]


Bloch worked as an actress since the 1940s. Her television work included playing Lucille O'Brien in the dramatic series Kay O'Brien[2] and a recurring role on Kate and Allie as Jane Curtin's mother. In 1980, she appeared on Broadway in Mark Medoff's Children of a Lesser God,[3] at the Longacre Theatre in New York. She also starred in the 1990 film The Lunch Date written and directed by Adam Davidson.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Bloch married Daniel Bloch in 1948. They remained wed until his death in 2013.[4] They had two sons, Andrew and Anthony.[5]


Year Title Role Notes
1982 The King of Comedy Crockett's Secretary
1990 A Shock to the System Secretary #1
1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities Sally Rawthrote
1994 I.Q. Dinner Guest #2
1996 Everyone Says I Love You Holden's Mother
1997 Deconstructing Harry Ms. Paley
1999 The Out-of-Towners Florence Needleman
2000 Small Time Crooks Edgar's Wife


  1. ^ "Scotty Bloch Obituary - Old Lyme, CT". Retrieved November 21, 2018.
  2. ^ Terrace, Vincent (2011). Encyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925 through 2010 (2nd ed.). Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers. p. 558. ISBN 978-0-7864-6477-7.
  3. ^ "Scotty Bloch". Internet Broadway Database. The Broadway League. Archived from the original on 8 December 2018. Retrieved 8 December 2018.
  4. ^ "Scotty Bloch, 93". Classic Images (522): 38, 40. December 2018.
  5. ^ "(untitled)". Hartford Courant. Connecticut, Hartford. February 8, 1998. p. 160. Retrieved December 8, 2018 – via open access

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