Cloris Leachman played Ida, Lois' mother in "Malcolm".


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A career spanning seven decades!

American actress Cloris Leachman has died at the age of 94 of natural causes in California, her press secretary, Monique Moss, has informed.

Many are those who know her for having played between 2001 and 2011 the grandmother in the television series



Frank Muniz, who played the gifted, paid tribute to him on Instagram.

“Super sad to learn for Cloris Leachman.

It was a hell of a number on set because she wasn't afraid to try anything on set.

Trying not to laugh and ruin the takes has always been extremely difficult.

She was also incredibly sweet to everyone.

Rest in peace grandmother, ”he posted.

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Others will remember her for having Phyllis Lindstrom, the wacky and curious owner of the

Mary Tyler Moore Show. 

Cloris Leachman has won nine Emmys and won the 1972 Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in The Last Show by Peter Bogdanovich.


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