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5' 5" (1.65 m)
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I find it quite amusing that I can frighten children by just saying, 'puppies.' Usually they're disappointed I don't actually have black and white hair.
Has won three Tony Awards: twice as Best Actress (Play), in 1984 for Tom Stoppard
's "The Real Thing" and in 2002 for "Death and the Maiden", and once as Best Actress (Musical), for "Sunset Boulevard", playing Norma Desmond, a role originally created by Gloria Swanson
in Billy Wilder
's film, Sunset Blvd.
(1950). She was also nominated in 1980 as Best Featured Actress (Musical) for "Barnum".
Often portrays scheming women