December 9, 1931
October 18, 1999 67) (aged|
Paddi Edwards (December 9, 1931 – October 18, 1999) was an English-American actress. Born Paddy Edwards, she worked steadily in film. She found a niche in television movies and, towards the end of her life, doing voiceover work in projects for Disney, such as the roles of Flotsam & Jetsam in The Little Mermaid franchise and as the Future Fate Atropos in Hercules Pepper Ann.
Though a successful actress, she is very often remembered for her guest starring role as Anya, a shapeshifting mother-figure, on the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "The Dauphin", as well as providing the voice of the deity Gozer in Ghostbusters.
She died of respiratory failure on October 18, 1999.