Sheila MacRae (born Sheila Margaret Stephens on 24 September, 1924, in London, England) is an actress and author. She is sometimes credited as Sheila Stephenson. MacRae appeared in such films as Pretty Baby (1950), Caged (1950), Backfire (1950), and Sex and the Single Girl (1964). She played Alice Kramden, the long-suffering but sassy wife of bus driver Ralph Kramden (played by Jackie Gleason) on the musical-comedy color episodes of "The Honeymooners" on The Jackie Gleason Show from 1966 to 1970 (a role originally played by Pert Kelton and then Audrey Meadows). She later played the role of "Madelyn Richmond" on the television soap opera, General Hospital. MacRae was married to the actor Gordon MacRae from 1941 until their divorce in 1967, and they were the parents of the actresses Heather MacRae and Meredith MacRae. She married Ronald Wayne in 1967.