Rose Marie, who played the wisecracking writer Sally Dyke on "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and who began her career as a child star in vaudeville and worked for nearly a century in theater, radio, TV and movies, died Dec. Marie was a child star of the s and s who endeared herself to TV fans on the classic s sitcom that featured Swingers tumblr Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore.
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The subject of the documentary "Wait for Your Laugh," Ms. Marie often claimed she had the longest career in entertainment history.
It spanned some 90 years, with such co-stars as W. Fields and Garfield the cat. The highlight for many was "The Dick Notice Dyke Show," which was widely loved for its sophisticated writing, inspired casting and insightful view of van inner workings of the then-new medium of television.
Van Dyke starred as Rob Petrie, head writer for a hit comedy-variety show. Death, who died in January, played dick wife, Laura, in her first major role. The blond, raspy-voiced Ms.
Marie teamed with Morey Amsterdam as assistant writers. Drawing on his experiences on Sid Caesar's shows, Carl Reiner created the series, wrote and directed many episodes and made occasional appearances as the surly star, Alan Brady.