Appeared (as "Doris") in "Same Time, Next Year" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Bernard Slade
. Directed by Gene Saks
. Brooks Atkinson Theatre (moved to The Ambassador Theatre from 16 May 1978 to close): 14 Mar 1975-3 Sep 1978 (1453 performances + 4 previews). Cast: Charles Grodin
(as "George"). Replacement cast during run: Ted
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Did You Know?
[on preparing to undertake a complex role] You have hold of a string that you're following, and you're following where this question leads to that question, and it keeps on going until you come to some specific understanding of this human being - as opposed to every other human being in the world.
She wrote to the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences to protest Liv Ullmann
's elimination from Oscar contention in 1974 for her performance in Scenes from a Marriage
(1973) (aka "Scenes from a Marriage"). AMPAS used a rule under which TV presentations must have appeared in movie theaters in the same year, to prevent Ullmann from being nominated. The result is that Burstyn won the Oscar for...