Hersha Parady

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Hersha Parady (born May 25, 1945 in Ohio ) is an American actress .


Parady made her first television appearance in 1972 on Mannix , followed by a guest appearance with the Waltons (1975). When Parady played Anne Hathaway , the wife of William Shakespeare , in a play , Katherine MacGregor and Richard Bull were also present. The two of them loved Parady's acting so much that they got her auditioned for the series Our Little Farm , in which MacGregor and Bull played Mrs. and Mr. Oleson. Soon after, Parady had a guest appearance as Charles Ingalls' sister-in-law; from 1976 she then played the role of Alice Garvey in 33 episodes.

After Our Little Farm , Parady was only seen sporadically on film and television. She is still active as a stage actress.

Parady was married to producer John Peverall, with whom she has one child.

Filmography (selection)

  • 1972: Mannix (TV series, an episode)
  • 1975: The Waltons ( The Waltons , TV series, an episode)
  • 1976–1980: Our Little Farm ( Little House on the Prairie , TV series, 34 episodes)
  • 1980: The $ 5.20 an Hour Dream (TV movie)
  • 1981: The Phoenix (TV series, episode)
  • 1995: The Break
  • 1996: Devilish Temptation ( The Babysitter's Seduction , TV movie)
  • 1997: Kenan & Kel (TV series, an episode)

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