The Irish actor is probably best known for playing the character in the children's Christmas movie. Initially seen by the child as a threat, she turns out to be a friend, helping Kevin escape Marv Daniel Stern and Harry Joe Pesci , the self-styled "sticky bandits" at the film's climax. Fricker was just 47 when she played the Pigeon Lady, but her makeup and wardrobe made her look much older, giving the impression of an old, lonely woman. Thankfully, she has a dog for company, citing her four-legged companion as the reason she can "get through" the season.
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Christmas is coming upon us, and every family has their own traditions around when and where they like to watch their favorite Christmas movies. As well as airing new episodes of The Mandalorian weekly, the streamer has many of the all-time Christmas classics. Though all the major Christmas classics are available to watch online, not all of them are on streaming services. Movies like Gremlins, Love Actually and the original How the Grinch Stole Christmas are currently unavailable on streaming services, for example, but are available to purchase on digital entertainment stores like Amazon, Google Play and Apple TV. Every Scrooge's favorite holiday movie, the nihilistic classic about a down on his luck department store Santa played by Billy Bob Thornton is available on all major digital entertainment stores.