Gertrude Berg (1898–1966)

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Gertrude was born in New York City and her father owned a summer resort hotel. While in her teens, she wrote dialogues about her father and grandfather and recited them to guests at the hotel. This was the beginning of her writing which eventually led her to write "The Goldbergs". She married British-born Lewis Berg who was a chemical engineer and... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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The Goldbergs Molly Goldberg
The Goldbergs Molly Goldberg
Hennesey Sarah Green


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 1961-1962 The Gertrude Berg Show (TV Series)
Sarah Green
- The Bird (1962) ... Sarah Green
- Dad's Day (1962) ... Sarah Green
- Gentleman Caller (1962) ... Sarah Green
- Curfew Shall Not Ring Tonight (1962) ... Sarah Green
- One of Our Books Is Missing (1962) ... Sarah Green
 1961 Hennesey (TV Series)
Sarah Green
- Aunt Sarah (1961) ... Sarah Green
 1959 Play of the Week (TV Series)
- World of Sholom Aleichem (1959) ... Hannah
 1959 The World of Sholom Aleichem (TV Movie)
 1959 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
Mrs. Jacoby - Scene from 'A Majority of One'
- Episode #12.30 (1959) ... Mrs. Jacoby - Scene from 'A Majority of One'
 1954-1959 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
May Golden / Rose Snider
- Trouble-in-Law (1959) ... May Golden
- Six O'Clock Call (1955) ... Rose Snider
- Morning Star (1954)
 1957 The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (TV Series)
Comedian-Excited Fan
- Episode #3.14 (1957) ... Comedian-Excited Fan
 1949-1957 The Goldbergs (TV Series)
Molly Goldberg
- Moving Day (1957) ... Molly Goldberg
- Silence is Not Golden (1956) ... Molly Goldberg
- Molly's Fish (1956) ... Molly Goldberg
- Molly the Matchmaker (1956) ... Molly Goldberg
- Girl Scouts (1956) ... Molly Goldberg
 1956 The Alcoa Hour (TV Series)
Sophie Perlman
- Paris and Mrs. Perlman (1956) ... Sophie Perlman
 1954-1955 The Elgin Hour (TV Series)
Hannah Hirsch / Bessie
- Mind Over Momma (1955) ... Hannah Hirsch
- Hearts and Hollywood (1954) ... Bessie
 1953 Main Street to Broadway
Tony's Neighbor at the NY Apartment House
 1952-1953 The Milton Berle Show (TV Series)
Molly Goldberg
- Episode #5.30 (1953) ... Molly Goldberg
- Episode #5.28 (1953) ... Molly Goldberg
- Episode #5.24 (1953) ... Molly Goldberg
- Episode #5.19 (1953) ... Molly Goldberg
- Episode #5.15 (1953) ... Molly Goldberg
 1950 The Goldbergs
Molly Goldberg
 1948 The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Marks
- Whistle, Daughter, Whistle (1948) ... Mrs. Marks
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She acted in Leonard Spigelglass's play, "A Majority of One," in a Theatre Guild production at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Cedric Hardwicke, Berta Gersten, Maurice Ottinger, Joyce Flynn, John Malcolm, Kanna Ishii, and Arsenio Trinidad in the cast. Donald Oenslager was set designer. Motley was costume designer. ... See more »

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In 1952, Gertrude and hes husband adopted two war orphans who resided in Europe with foster families. They were a 10 year old Italian boy and a 12 year old French girl. See more »

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