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Madeleine Sherwood


B: November 13, 1922 in Montréal, Québec
D: April 23, 2016 in Saint-Hippolyte, Quebec

Madeleine Sherwood was born Madeleine Thornton. Her credits include occasional appearances on episodic TV including Naked City, The Fugitive and Bonanza. She played the role of Mother Superior on The Flying Nun. Fellow Canadian actor Jack Carson also had a role in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Baby Doll (1956)
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)

Parrish (1961)
Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)
Hurry Sundown (1967)
Pendulum (1968)
The Man Hunter (1969)

Wicked, Wicked (1973)

The Changeling (1980)
Teachers (1984)
Nobody`s Child (TV-1986)
Broken Vows (TV-1987)
Haunted By Her Past (TV-1987)
Silence Like Glass (1989)
An Unremarkable Life (1989)

TV Series – Cast:The Flying Nun (1966-1970)
The Guiding Light (1971-1972)

Poster for the movie Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Poster for the movie Cat on a Hot Tin Roof