Performers who have competed for both a tony and an emmy award...

No oscar nominees - that's a separate list for oscar, tony & emmy nominated performers. Performance categories only here. No writing or directing or anything but performance including on air talent. Totals include daytime, international & news and documentary emmys as well as the theatrical event Tony category.
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1.
Edie Adams
Actress, The Apartment
The scintillating, sultry-eyed blonde (formerly a redhead) star of screen, TV and award-winning stage went on to become best known, however, for her sensual delivery pitching cigars in taunting 60s ads and commercials with her Mae Westian come-on line, "Why don't you pick one up and smoke it sometime?" This...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
2.
Tom Aldredge
Tom Aldredge was born on February 28, 1928, in Dayton, Ohio. First appearing off-Broadway in 1957 in "Electra" and on Broadway in 1959 in "The Nervous Set," Aldredge has appeared in over 30 Broadway and off-Broadway productions. Others include "On Golden Pond," "The Litte Foxes" (opposite Elizabeth Taylor)...
“ Tonys: 5 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
3.
Jason Alexander
Actor, Seinfeld
Jason Greenspan adopted the stage name Jason Alexander while still in high school in New Jersey. He was soon appearing in Broadway plays and movies, then in the hit TV series, Seinfeld, from 1990 to 1998. Alexander also directs and produces films.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 8 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 1 award out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
5.
Debbie Allen
Deborah Kaye Allen was born in Houston, Texas, to African-American parents, Vivian Elizabeth (Ayers), a poet and art director, and Andrew Arthur Allen, an orthodontist. As a child, Debbie, her older brother, Andrew (called Tex), and her older sister, actress Phylicia Rashad, lived in Mexico to escape US racism...
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 6 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
7.
Christina Applegate
Christina Applegate was born in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, to record producer/executive Robert William Applegate and singer-actress Nancy Priddy. Her parents split-up shortly after her birth. She has two half-siblings from her father's re-marriage - Alisa (b. 10 October 1977) & Kyle (b. 15 July 1981)...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 4 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
9.
Bea Arthur
Actress-comedienne Bea Arthur was born on May 13, 1922 in New York City to a Jewish family. She grew up in Maryland, where her parents ran a dress shop. At 12 years old, she was the tallest girl in her school at 5'9". She earned the title "wittiest" girl in her school, and Bea's dream was to be in show business...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 2 awards out of 11 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
10.
Elizabeth Ashley
Actress, Another World
Love her or not, award-winning actress Elizabeth Ashley can always be counted on to give her all. Grand in style, exotic in looks, divinely outgoing in personality and an engaging interpreter of Tennessee Williams' florid Southern-belles on stage, she was born Elizabeth Ann Cole on August 30, 1939, in Ocala...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
11.
Eileen Atkins
Actress, Cold Mountain
Eileen Atkins was born in a Salvation Army Women's Hostel in north London. Her father was a gas meter reader; her mother, a seamstress and barmaid. A drama teacher taught her how to drop her Cockney accent, and she studied Shakespeare and Greek tragedies. Her breakthrough role in "The Killing of Sister George" took her to Broadway.
“ Tonys: 4 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
12.
Rene Auberjonois
René Murat Auberjonois was born on June 1, 1940 in New York City. René was born into an already artistic family, which included his grandfather, a well-known Swiss painter, and his father Fernand, a writer. The Auberjonois family moved to Paris shortly after World War II, and it was there that René made an important career decision at the age of six...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 4 nominations
Emmys: 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 6 awards out of 12 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
14.
Obba Babatundé
Obba Babatundé is one of the busiest actors in Hollywood, juggling careers in film, television and stage. Babatundé recently appeared in Paramount Pictures' The Manchurian Candidate, as well as the critically acclaimed film The Notebook, while continuing to star as the father on the UPN sitcom Half & Half...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
16.
Scott Bakula
Scott Stewart Bakula was born on October 9, 1954 in St. Louis, Missouri, to Sally (Zumwinkel) and J. Stewart Bakula, a lawyer. He is of German, as well as Czech, Austrian, Scottish, and English ancestry. He comes from a musical family. In the fourth grade, he started a rock band and wrote songs for them...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 5 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 15 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
19.
Ellen Barkin
Offbeat, unconventionally pretty, and utterly mesmerizing, Ellen Barkin was born in 1954 in the Bronx, New York, to Evelyn (Rozin), a hospital administrator, and Sol Barkin, a chemical salesman. Her parents were both from Russian Jewish families. Raised in the South Bronx and Queens, New York area,...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
20.
Harry Belafonte
Actor, composer, author, producer and singer, educated at the New York Dramatic Workshop. He grew up in Jamaica, British West Indies, and did folk-singing in night clubs and theatres, and on television and records. His debut was at the Village Vanguard in New York. Also, he appeared in the Broadway revues "John Murray Anderson's Almanac" and "Three for Tonight"...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 5 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
21.
Gertrude Berg
Gertrude was born in New York City and her father owned a summer resort hotel. While in her teens, she wrote dialogues about her father and grandfather and recited them to guests at the hotel. This was the beginning of her writing which eventually led her to write "The Goldbergs". She married British-born...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
22.
Polly Bergen
In a six-decade-plus career (she started out as a radio performer at age 14), there are very few facets of entertainment that lovely singer/actress Polly Bergen has not conquered or, at the very least, touched upon. A nightclub and Columbia recording artist of the 50s and 60s, she is just as well known for her film and Emmy-winning dramatic performances as she is for her wry comedic gifts...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 4 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
23.
Herschel Bernardi
Actor, Peter Gunn
The character actor Herschel Bernadi was born into a theatrical family on October 30, 1923 in New York, New York. The Yiddish-language theater in the United States was centered in New York City's Lower East Side, on Second Avenue, and the Bernardi family were stage people who plied their craft in Yiddish...
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
25.
Claire Bloom
Age has not taken the flower off this Bloom. The well-known and respected stage, screen and television actress Claire Bloom, originally named Patricia Claire Blume, continues to be in demand as a septuagenarian actress and looks as beautiful as ever. She was born Patricia Claire Bloom on February 15...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
26.
Ray Bolger
Ray Bolger was born Raymond Wallace Bolger on January 10, 1907 in Dorchester, Massachusetts, to Anne C. (Wallace) and James Edward Bolger, both Irish-Americans. Ray began his career in vaudeville. He was half of a team called "Sanford and Bolger" and also did numerous Broadway shows on his own. Like Gene Kelly...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
27.
Philip Bosco
Philip Michael Bosco was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, to Margaret Remunde Thek, a policewoman, and Philip Lupo Bosco, a carnival worker. He is of Italian and German descent. Bosco graduated from Saint Peter's Prep School, 1948, and from the Catholic University of America, A.B. 1957. He served as a private in the U.S...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 6 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
29.
Matthew Broderick
A slight comic actor chiefly known for his boyish charm, Matthew Broderick was born on March 21, 1962 in New York City, to Patricia Broderick (née Biow), a playwright and painter, and James Broderick, an actor. His father had Irish and English ancestry, and his mother was from a Jewish family (from Germany and Poland)...
“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
30.
Geraldine Brooks
Actress, Possessed
A resolute, blue-eyed brunette with attractive, slightly pinched features, Geraldine Brooks was born to a Dutch couple on October 29, 1925, in New York City. Her parents had a theater-based background -- father, James Stroock, owned a top costume company and mother, Bianca, was a costume designer and stylist...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
31.
Blair Brown
Actress, Fringe
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 5 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
32.
Georgia Brown
Georgia Brown (then Lillian Klot) was sent to Wales with other youngsters to escape the German Blitzkrieg.
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
33.
Roscoe Lee Browne
He was a master class in cerebral eloquence and audience command...and although his dominant playing card in the realm of acting was quite serious and stately, nobody cut a more delightfully dry edge in sitcoms than this gentleman, whose calm yet blistering put-downs often eluded his lesser victims...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
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“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
35.
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 2 awards out of 8 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
36.
Betty Buckley
Betty Buckley was born in Big Spring, Texas to Betty Bob and Ernest Buckley. She attended Texas Christian University (TCU) in Fort Worth. She was crowned "Miss Fort Worth" in 1966, and was runner-up in the Miss Texas competition. While Betty has always been a product of Broadway, the roles in which she played before-the-camera are mesmerizing...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
37.
Carol Burnett
The entertainment world has enjoyed a five-decade love affair with comedienne/singer Carol Burnett. A peerless sketch performer and delightful, self-effacing personality who rightfully succeeded Lucille Ball as the carrot-topped "Queen of Television Comedy," it was Burnett's traumatic childhood that set the stage for her comedy...
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 6 awards out of 20 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
38.
“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
39.
Kate Burton
Actress, 127 Hours
Kate Burton earned her bachelor's degree in Russian studies and European history at Brown University in Rhode Island, where she was also on the board of Production Workshop, one of the university's student theater groups. She furthered her education by studying at Yale University School of Drama, she graduated in 1983...
“ Tonys: 3 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 4 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
40.
Gabriel Byrne
Byrne was the first of six children, born in Dublin, Ireland. His father was a cooper and his mother a hospital worker. He was raised Catholic and educated by the Irish Christian Brothers. He spent five years of his childhood in a seminary training to be a Catholic priest. He later said, "I spent five years in the seminary and I suppose it was assumed that you had a vocation...
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
41.
Sid Caesar
Actor, Grease
Comedian, saxophonist, composer, actor and musician, he performed within the orchestras of Charlie Spivak, Shep Fields and Claude Thornhill as saxophonist. Later, as super-hip jazz musician "Cool Cees" in television skits, he played tenor saxophone, and sang with the satirical trio "The Hair Cuts" (with Carl Reiner and Howard Morris)...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 2 awards out of 11 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
42.
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
43.
Bobby Cannavale
Actor, Ant-Man
In both career and in real life, Bobby Cannavale tends to choose the unconventional way of doing things. In the beginning, his decisions may have cost the dark, swarthily good-looking actor some acting roles and/or good-paying money but, in the end, his strong work ethic and sense of self, despite a lack of formal training...
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 2 awards out of 4 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
44.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
45.
Keith Carradine
Actor, Nashville
It seems the second generation of acting Carradines -- David, Keith and Robert -- are proudly continuing the family tradition and begetting a third generation of talent. The dynasty began with veteran Hollywood patriarch John Carradine, the son of a surgeon and a correspondent for the Associated Press. Keith was a child, born of John's second marriage to actress Sonia Sorel...
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
46.
Pat Carroll
She has played everything from chatterbox wives to wicked stepsisters on TV, and from Gertrude Stein to Shakespeare's Falstaff on stage. At age 80 plus, the plucky comedienne shows no signs of stopping any time soon. The riotous Pat Carroll was born in Shreveport, Louisiana in 1927, the daughter of Kathryn Angela Meagher and Maurice Clifton Carroll...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
47.
Nell Carter
Her trademark sass complimented by a distinctively adenoidal voice that could out-snarl Eartha Kitt and Fran Drescher put together, short (4'11"), round, and robust Nell Carter was one indomitable, in-your-face firecracker...and it made her a star. She was born Nell Ruth Hardy in 1948 in Birmingham...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
48.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
49.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 4 nominations
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
50.
Kristin Chenoweth
Actress, Rio 2
Kristin Chenoweth is an American stage, screen and television actress, though, depending on who you ask, Cheno fans may disagree on what her most famous roles are. Since Chenoweth began her career, she has been credited with roles in musicals and plays on and off-Broadway, on various television shows and can be seen in movies on television and the big screen...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 5 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
51.
Gordon Clapp
Actor, NYPD Blue
Gordon Clapp is best known as the Emmy-winning, Tony-nominated actor who charmed audiences as Det. Greg Medavoy on NYPD Blue and as loudmouth instigator Dave Moss in the 2005 Tony Award-winning Broadway revival of David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross. He will appear in the upcoming DreamWorks feature Flags of Our Fathers...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
52.
Imogene Coca
Imogene Coca is best remembered for playing opposite Sid Caesar in the live 90-minute Your Show of Shows, which ran every Saturday night in regular season on NBC from February 1950 to June 1954. Their repertoire of comedy acts included the very memorable, hilarious, timeless and irreconcilable married couple Charlie and Doris Hickenlooper...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 6 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
53.
Harry Connick Jr.
Music Department, American Idol
Joseph Harry Fowler Connick, Jr. was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is the son of Anita Frances (Levy), a lawyer and judge, and Harry Connick, Sr. (Joseph Harry Fowler Connick), who served as District Attorney of New Orleans from 1973 to 2003. His father is of Irish, English, and German ancestry...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
54.
Frances Conroy
Frances Conroy is a graduate of the Juilliard Drama Division and a member of The Acting Company. She recently won a Tony Award nomination for her performance in the Broadway hit "The Ride Down Mt. Morgan." Her other Broadway credits include "Ring Round the Moon", "The Little Foxes", "The Rehearsal" (Drama Desk Nominee)...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 6 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
55.
Robert Coote
Robert Coote (1909-1982) was an English actor who had a thriving career for 50 years. He is best remembered for originating the role of Colonel Pickering in My Fair Lady, Alan Jay Lerner & Frederick Loewe's musical adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion, for which he was nominated for a Tony Award as Best Featured Actor in a Musical in 1957...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
56.
James Corden
Describing himself as the "chunky unit", James Kimberley Corden was born in Hillingdon, London and raised in Buckinghamshire, the son of Margaret (Collins), a social worker, and Malcolm Corden, a musician. He studied drama at the Jackie Palmer Stage School before going on to Holmer Green Senior School...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 2 awards out of 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
57.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
58.
Billy Crystal
Billy Crystal was born on March 14, 1948 in Long Beach, Long Island, New York. He is the youngest of three sons born to Helen (Gabler) and Jack Crystal. His father was a well-known concert promoter who co-founded Commodore Records and his mother was a homemaker. His family were Jewish immigrants from Russia...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 3 awards out of 16 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
59.
“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 5 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
60.
Alan Cumming
Alan Cumming was born on January 27, 1965, in Aberfeldy, Scotland, to Mary (Darling), an insurance company secretary, and Alex Cumming. His family lived nearby in Dunkeld, where his father was a forester for Atholl Estate. The family (including his brother, Tom) moved to Fassfern near Fort William, before moving to the east coast of Scotland in 1969...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 5 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
61.
Tim Curry
Timothy James Curry was born on April 19, 1946 in Grappenhall, Cheshire, England. His mother, Maura Patricia (Langmead), was a school secretary, and his father, James Curry, was a Methodist Royal Navy chaplain. Curry studied Drama and English at Birmingham University, from which he graduated with Combined Honors...
“ Tonys: 3 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
62.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 6 awards out of 16 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
63.
Jeff Daniels
Actor Jeff Daniels was born in Athens, Georgia, but was raised in Chelsea, Michigan. He is the son of Marjorie J. (Ferguson) and Robert Lee Daniels, who owned The Chelsea Lumber Company and was also mayor of Chelsea. Jeff attended Central Michigan University, but became involved in acting and dropped out to pursue a career as an actor...
“ Tony: 2 nominations
Emmy: 1 award out of 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
64.
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 2 awards out of 5 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
65.
Blythe Danner
Blythe Danner was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Katharine (Kile) and Harry Earl Danner, a bank executive. She has German, as well as English and Irish, ancestry. Danner studied acting and got her degree from Bard College and began her career in Boston theater companies. By 25, she won the Theater World Award for her work in Molière's "The Miser"...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 4 nominations
Emmys: 2 awards out of 6 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
66.
Howard Da Silva
Howard da Silva was one of 324 actors, writers and directors who fell victim to the Hollywood blacklisting of the early 1950s, and had his career halted in the blink of an eye. Originally was a steelworker before making his stage debut at age 20 in New York. He made a name for himself on Broadway before going to Hollywood...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
67.
Keith David
Actor, Platoon
Keith David was born Keith David Williams in New York City's Harlem district, and was raised in East Elmhurst, in the Queens section of the city. He is the son of Dolores (Dickenson), a New York Telephone manager, and Lester Williams, a payroll operations director. As a child, he realized he wanted...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 3 awards out of 6 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
68.
Hope Davis
Actress, About Schmidt
Davis, second of three children, was born in Englewood, New Jersey, the daughter of Joan, a librarian (at one time, for the elementary section of Elisabeth Morrow School), and William Davis, an engineer. Davis has described her mother as a "great storyteller" who would take Davis and her siblings to museums or to "something cultural" every Sunday after church...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
69.
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 5 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
70.
Sammy Davis Jr.
Sammy Davis Jr. was often billed as the "greatest living entertainer in the world". He was born in Harlem, Manhattan, the son of dancer Elvera Davis (née Sanchez) and vaudeville star Sammy Davis Sr.. His father was African-American and his mother was of Puerto Rican ancestry. Davis Jr. was known as someone who could do it all--sing...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
71.
Jeffrey DeMunn
Jeffrey DeMunn was born on April 25, 1947 in Buffalo, New York. He studied in England at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, then returned to America and was a member of the National Shakespeare Company. He has starred in many theatre productions, both on and off Broadway, including "K2" (for which he received a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor), "Spoils of War" and "Comedians"...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
72.
Brian Dennehy
Imposing, barrel-chested and now silver-haired Brian Dennehy is a prolific US actor, well respected on both screen and stage for the best part of 25 years. He was born in July 1938 in Bridgeport, CT, and attended Columbia University in New York City on a football scholarship. He majored in history, before moving on to Yale to study dramatic arts...
“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 6 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
73.
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
74.
Colleen Dewhurst
Actress, Annie Hall
Tall, luminous and leonine, the legendary Colleen Dewhurst must go down as one of the theater's finest contemporary tragediennes of the late 1900s. With trademark dusky tones and a majestically careworn appearance, she possessed an inimitable down-to-earth fierceness that not only earned her the title...
“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 8 nominations
Emmys: 4 awards out of 13 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
75.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
76.
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
77.
Sandy Duncan
This wholesome "Chatty Cathy" delight had all the earmarkings of becoming a dithery TV star in the early 70s and a couple of sitcom vehicles were handed to her with silver platter-like enthusiasm. Neither, however, made the best use of her elfin charm and both series died a quick death. Nonetheless...
“ Tonys: 3 nominations
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
78.
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 2 awards out of 4 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
79.
Christine Ebersole
Christine Ebersole was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Marian Esther (Goodley) and Robert Amos Ebersole, a steel company president. She won the 2007 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her work in "Grey Gardens". Previously, she was awarded the Drama Desk Award, the Outer Critics Circle Award...
“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
80.
Mireille Enos
Actress, World War Z
Mireille Enos was born in Houston, Texas, to Monique, a teacher, and Jon Goree Enos. Her Texas-born American father, and French mother, met while her father was serving on a Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She is the fourth of five children and grew up in Houston, Texas...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
81.
Maurice Evans
A grand, robust, highly theatrical British classical actor, Maurice Evans was the son of a justice of the peace who enjoyed amateur playwriting on the side. In fact, his father adapted several adaptations of Thomas Hardy's novels and Evans would often appear in them. Early interest also came in London choirs as a boy tenor...
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 1 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
82.
Tom Ewell
Beleaguered character actor Tom Ewell, the unlikely film and TV star with the trademark lumpy figure and droopy, lugubrious mug, was born Samuel Yewell Tompkins on April 29, 1909, in Kentucky. His family tried to steer him towards a law career but he chose the path of acting instead after becoming involved in college productions at the University of Wisconsin...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
83.
Nanette Fabray
A sparkling, entertaining, highly energetic presence ever since her early days (from age 4) as a singing and tap dancing child vaudevillian, Nanette Fabray (born Ruby Fabares in San Diego) was once billed as "Baby Nanette" and working with the top headliners of the era, notably Ben Turpin, in the Los Angeles area...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 3 awards out of 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
84.
Edie Falco
Actress, The Sopranos
Edith Falco, called Edie, was born on July 5, 1963 in Brooklyn, New York, to Judith Anderson, an actress, and Frank Falco, a jazz drummer. She is of Italian (father) and Swedish, English, and Cornish (mother) descent. Edie grew up on Long Island and attended SUNY Purchase, where she was trained in acting at the prestigious Conservatory of Theatre Arts and Film...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 4 awards out of 13 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
85.
“ Tonys: 4 nominations
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
86.
Will Ferrell
John William Ferrell was born in Irvine, California, to Betty Kay (Overman), a teacher, and Roy Lee Ferrell, Jr., a musician. His parents were both originally from Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. A graduate of the University of Southern California, Ferrell became interested in performing while a student at University High School in Irvine...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
87.
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 3 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
88.
“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
89.
Fionnula Flanagan
Actress, The Others
Fionnula Flanagan was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland. From an early age she grew up speaking both English and Irish on a daily basis. Her parents weren't native Irish speakers but wanted Fionnula and her four siblings to learn the language. Her mother used to say, "A nation without a language is a nation without a soul"...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 award out of 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
90.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 3 awards out of 7 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
91.
Paul Ford
If any man ever had a character face absolutely made for TV and film, it was Paul Ford. Small-eyed, lugubrious, pot-bellied, balding and with a plum nose to rival Karl Malden, Ford was a rather wanderlust family man who decided to give acting a try in his early 40. He excelled at puppetry and found work staging such shows at the World's Fair...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 4 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
92.
Henderson Forsythe
Actor, Silkwood
Misouri-born (Macon) Henderson Forsythe was a respected stage actor on Broadway, and was also known for his 30-year run as "Dr. David Stewart" on the iconic soap opera As the World Turns. He won a Tony Award in 1979 for his work in "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" and later played the role again in London's West End...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
93.
Bonnie Franklin
Bonnie Franklin, of the freckled, fair-skinned, hazel-eyed, rosy-cheeked, carrot-haired variety, could light up a room with her buoyant, folksy personality, but she could be quite serious in a take-charge manner when it came to purposeful acting work. It took Norman Lear and a highly popular TV sitcom to finally make the 31-year-old performer a household star in the mid-1970s...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
94.
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
95.
Peter Frechette
Actor, Inside Man
Born and raised in Coventry, Rhode Island, Peter Frechette earned a B.F.A. in Theater from the University of Rhode Island before moving to New York City to pursue acting there on stage. He earned Tony Award nominations for his performances in the play Eastern Standard which played on Broadway, and the off-Broadway production of Our Country's Good...
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
96.
Phyllis Frelich
Actress, Santa Barbara
Phyllis was born on Feburary 29, 1944, the oldest of 9 children. She attended North Dakota School for the Deaf, graduating in 1962. She went on to Gallaudet College (renamed Gallaudet University), actively participating in theater there. She finally made her debut on April 2, 1967, on the NBC nationwide program...
“ Tonys: 1 award out of 1 nomination
Emmys: 1 nomination ” - jaydf60
 
97.
“ Tonys: 2 nominations
Emmys: 1 award out of 6 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
98.
“ Tonys: 2 awards out of 3 nominations
Emmys: 3 awards out of 5 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
99.
Michael Gambon
Sir Michael Gambon was born in Cabra, Dublin, Ireland, to Mary (Hoare), a seamstress, and Edward Gambon, an engineer. After joining the National Theatre, under the Artistic Directorship of Sir Laurence Olivier, Gambon went on to appear in a number of leading roles in plays written by Alan Ayckbourn...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 2 nominations ” - jaydf60
 
100.
James Gandolfini
James Gandolfini was born in Westwood, New Jersey, to Santa (Penna), a high school lunchlady, and James Joseph Gandolfini, Sr., a bricklayer and head school janitor. His parents were both of Italian origin. Gandolfini began acting in the New York theater. His Broadway debut was in the 1992 revival of "A Streetcar Named Desire" with Jessica Lange and Alec Baldwin...
“ Tonys: 1 nomination
Emmys: 3 awards out of 6 nominations ” - jaydf60