Unfortunately, it seems that … Brenda Fricker is an Oscar-winning actor, but to fans of Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, she'll always be the Pigeon Lady.In the beloved 1992 Christmas movie, Macaulay Culkin's Kevin McCallister befriends the character, a nameless homeless woman who tends to pigeons in Central Park. Actress Brenda Fricker’s lonely pigeon lady in “Home Alone 2: Lost in New York” has become a staple of holiday cinema. The actress who portrayed the pigeon lady in 'Home Alone 2: Lost in New York' says she is going to have both a lonely Christmas and New Year's Eve this year. At first, Kevin McCallister was scared of her (similar to Kevin being scared of Old Man Marley at first from the previous film), due to seeing the pigeons swarming all over her. On Saturday Night Live‘s Christmas show, the sketch comedy spoofed a Christmas movie, the 1992 Home Alone 2: Lost In New York. While Kevin is scared of her at first—much like his neighbor, Old Man Marley, in the first Home Alone… Eventually, he realizes she is harmless after she helps free him when his foot is stuck between … The actress, who won an Oscar for best supporting actress in "My Left Foot," noted that it is telling that her most famous character, the "Home Alone 2" Pigeon Lady, "was very much on her own." Home Alone's pigeon lady Brenda Fricker says her Christmas will be 'sad and dark'; she is seen in 2012 (Image: FilmMagic). Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Pigeon Lady (1992) Actress Forgive Me Mrs. Smith (2013-2015) The holidays aren’t always bright and shiny for the pigeon lady from “Home Alone 2,” pandemic or not. HOME Alone 2 star Brenda Fricker, who played New York's 'pigeon lady' has revealed she finds Christmas "very dark and lonely." HOME Alone 2 star Brenda Fricker, who played New York's 'pigeon lady' has revealed she finds Christmas This somewhat unpleasant 1992 sequel to the blockbuster Home Alone revisits the first film's gimmick by stranding Macaulay Culkin's character in New York City while his family ends up somewhere else. The Pigeon Lady is the deuteragonist of Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.. She was played by Brenda Fricker. Brenda Fricker played the reclusive "pigeon lady" in 1992's Home Alone 2: Lost in New York By Gabrielle Chung December 22, 2020 10:15 PM Plot. PIERS Morgan today insisted he is NOT Home Alone's Pigeon Lady - as Susanna Reid revealed "proof" it is him.