Where Is She Now: Verna Bloom (Actress) - High Plains Drifter, Animal House.
Name: Verna Bloom
Born: August 7, 1939, Lynn, Massachusetts
Claim To Fame: She is known for her role in Clint Eastwood's film High Plains Drifter.
Family Life: She is married to American film critic Jay
Info: Bloom's performance as assassin Charlotte Corday in
the Broadway production of "Marat/Sade" in 1967 led to
film offers, most notably in Medium Cool (1969) and Clint
Eastwood's High Plains Drifter (1973).
She has had roles in more than 30 films and television
episodes since the 1960s, including playing Mary, mother of
Jesus, in The Last Temptation of Christ in 1988 and Marion
Wormer in Animal House in 1978.
Trivia: Attended the School of Fine Arts in Boston
University, graduating with a BFA in 1959.
She later studied at the Herbert Berghof Studio in New York
Co-founded the Trident Playhouse in Denver and also worked
as a box-office custodian, publicity chief and janitress.
Where Is She Now: Unfortunately, I could not locate much
recent information on Bloom. Her most recent acting credits
include a guest appearance as Molly Lapham on a 2003
episode of The Long Goodbye, and in the 2003 video short
Where Are They Now: A Delta Alumni Update as Marion