Narrated the two-part documentary "John Lennon: The New York Years" for BBC Radio 2.
1 Biographical Movie |
2 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
16 Interviews |
21 Articles |
22 Pictorials |
20 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Sexuality... is something that develops and becomes stronger and stronger the older you get... If you can continue to say yes to life and to maintain a certain generosity of spirit, you become more and more of who you are.
She won an Oscar for playing Sister Helen Prejean in Dead Man Walking
(1995), making her one of 17 actors to win the Award for playing a real person who was still alive at the evening of the Award ceremony (as of 2015). The other sixteen actors and their respective performances are: Spencer Tracy
for playing Father Edward Flanagan in Boys Town
(1938), Gary Cooper
for playing Alvin C. York in
Her early roles were frequently as vulnerable, victimized young women, later roles often as iron-willed, often sensuous women