Sheila MacRae Sheila MacRae (born Sheila Margaret Stephens on 24 September 1924, in London, England) is an actress and author.
MacRae is a film and television actress who has appeared in such films as Pretty Baby (1950), Sex and the Single Girl (1964), and played the role of Madelyn Richmond on the long-running daytime soap opera, General Hospital.
Sheila MacRae is the mother of actress Heather MacRae (and was the mother of the late actress Meredith MacRae) by her ex-husband, the late Gordon MacRae, whom she married in 1941 (at the age of 17); they divorced in 1967.
She married Ronald Wayne that same year.
She was once stopped by immigration officers at LAX because the British passport she was traveling on was expired and/or indicated a visa overstay. However, she claimed that she had become a U.S. citizen in 1960, despite the fact that she was traveling on a British passport at the time, but it has not been confirmed.