'It's A Wonderful Life' actress talks about the classic film


INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — You may not know her name, but 78 year-old Karolyn Grimes is part of movie history because of her famous line that she said during the film, "It's a Wonderful Life."

"Look daddy, teacher said every time a bell rings, an angel gets it's wings."

Grimes was six years old when she played the character "Zuzu Bailey" in the movie starring Jimmy Stewart.

The movie changed her life and has become her life.

Grimes said she travels the world as an ambassador for "It's A Wonderful Life" and has seen the movie more than 600 times.

Grimes has written a children's book called "Zuzu's Petals - A Dream of It's a Wonderful Life." Grimes will be at "The Christmas Gift and Hobby Show" at the Indiana State Fairgrounds.