Mary Gillis, born January 24, 1941, is an American actress. She portrayed Mrs. Hagberg on Glee between 2011 and 2012.

Personal life

She was born on January 24, 1941 in Milwaukee in Wisconsin. Gillis married her longtime companion, Danny Goldman, on Januray 24, 2001 (her sixtieth birthday).


She began her career in the 80s in the secondary role of a waitress in the pilot episode The Fall Guy.

Since she appeared in over 50 television series since the beginning of his career, including The Feast at the House (1993), Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1998-1999), Apprentice (1998-1999), The Pretender (2000), Malcolm (2000), Scrubs (2001), How I Meet Your Mother (2006), Criminal Minds (2007), Numb3rs (2007) and Glee (2011).


Year Title Role Notes
1981 Jessica Novak ("Closeup News")
The Fall Guy Maid #1 ("The Fall Guy")
1982 The Day the Bubble Burst TV movie
1986 Perfect Strangers Mrs. Schalgelmilch ("The Rent Strike")
1987 Cross My Heart Cashier
Someone to Watch Over Me Mary, Claire's Maid
Who's That Girl Gown Woman
Rags to Riches Miss Provo ("Pilot")
Mr. Belvedere Eva/Madame Shillcrest/Mrs. Bigelow 1987 - 1989 ("Jobless," "FoxTrot," "Fear of Flying")
1988 Mathnet Receptionist ("The Case of the Missing Air")
Midnight Run Bus Ticket Clerk
1989 Live-In ("Pilot")
1990 Married with Children Judge #2 ("The Agony of De-Feet")
Freddy's Nightmares Maid ("What You Don't Know Can Kill You")
1991 Good & Evil Mary (6 episodes)
The Flash Nurse Gladys Gillis ("Tina, Is That You?")
The Wonder Years Mrs. Craw ("Courage")
The Golden Girls Gladys Goldfine ("Miles to Go")
1992 Nurses Mrs. Kellner ("Catch a Fallen Star")
1993 Full House Estelle ("The Perfect Couple")
1996 Party of Five Costume Shop Clerk ("Personal Demons")
Champs Flower lady ("To Be There or Not to Be There")
1997 Millennium Penny Plott ("Monster")
Fathers' Day Slot Machine Lady
1998 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch The Witch Judge/Witch Judge 1998 - 1999 ("Quiz Show," "Rumor Mill," "Mrs. Kraft")
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Shopper
Style & Substance Mrs. Oliver ("Do Not Go Squealing Into That Good Night")
Becker Mrs. Jordan ("My Dinner with Becker" and "Sue You")
1999 Drop Dead Gorgeous Chloris Klinghagen
Suddenly Susan Irene ("A Day in the Life")
2000 Malcolm in the Middle Old Lady ("Halloween Approximately")
Dharma & Greg Ruby ("Playing the Field")
The Others Mrs. Paulsen ("Life Is for the Living")
The Pretender Mrs. Warner ("School Daze")
2001 Everybody Loves Raymond Sister Beth ("Marie's Sculpture")
Scrubs Mrs. Pratt "(My First Day")
The Drew Carey Show Nurse Baylin ("Bananas: Part 2")
Some of My Best Friends Mrs. Wiznewski ("Scenes from an Italian Party" and "A Brief Encounter")
Southlander: Diary of a Desperate Musician Garage Lady
Free Marge
2002 Stealing Harvard Duff's Mom
Judging Amy Redhaired Woman ("Can They Do That with Vegetables?")
2003 Intolerable Cruelty Court Reporter
2004 Joan of Arcadia Waitress ("Jump")
2005 Fun with Dick and Jane Lactose Intolerant Shopper
Still Standing Dot ("Still Avoiding Christmas")
Curb Your Enthusiasm Mrs. Seiderman ("The Larry David Sandwich")
Six Feet Under Gerty ("Eat a Peach")
Promtroversy Mrs. Anges Fuller short
2006 How I Met Your Mother Old Woman ("Atlantic City")
Big Love ("Where There's a Will")
Pepper Dennis Mildred ("Saving Venice: Film at Eleven")
Moosecock Mrs. Applebottom short
2007 Numb3rs Mrs. Garrity ("Graphic")
Kiss the Bride Saleslady
Criminal Minds Mona ("Legacy")
Andy Barker, P.I. Loretta's Roomate ("Dial M for Laptop")
2009 2012 Jackson's Neighbor
2010 Beautysleep Symphony Winnie
2011 Glee Mrs. Hagberg 2011 - 2012 (5 episodes)
Mushroom Pizza Grandma short
2012 Retired at 35 Brandon's Mom ("The Break-Up" and voice)
The Glee Project Mrs. Hagberg ("Sexuality" and uncredited)
2013 The Office Aunt Shirley ("Moving On" and "The Farm")
The Millers June ('Pilot")
The Exes Lenny ("Prelude to a Kiss")
2014 Bones Ruth Wernick ("The Mutilation of the Master Manipulator")
2015 Baby Office Lady short and completed


  • She made a cameo appearance in The Glee Project's music video "Moves Like Jagger/Milkshake."
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