Eileen Brennan (September 3, 1932 – July 28, 2013) was an American actress of film, television, and theater. Brennan is best known for her role as Doreen Lewis in Private Benjamin for which she received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
Eileen Brennan, Stalwart of Film and Stage, Dies at 80
Eileen Brennan, Who Played Flinty Captain in ‘Private Benjamin,’ Dies at 80 07/28/2013. I loved her voice. She had this cool voice and it was so sad to see her career derailed when she was hit by a car.