Margaret Hamilton (1902 - 1985) was an American film actress who is best known for her role as the Wicked Witch of the West in The Wizard of Oz. She is interviewed here by Richard Lamparski for his series "Whatever became of...?" In this interview, Hamilton discusses being recognized as the Wicked Witch, Judy Garland, her teaching career, and her theatrical work, among other topics.
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