Appeared (as "Catherine Lynch") in "All the Way Home" on Broadway. Drama. Written by Tad Mosel
[final Broadway credit]. Based on the Pulitzer Prize novel "A Death in the Family" by James Agee
. Assistant Director: Gene Lasko
. Directed by Arthur Penn
. Belasco Theatre: 30 Nov 1960-16 Sep 1961 (333 performances + 1 preview on 29 ...
4 Biographical Movies |
6 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
9 Interviews |
27 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
23 Magazine Cover Photos |
Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
[after failing to receive a best actress nomination for The Whales of August
(1987)] Oh, well. At least I won't have to lose to Cher
She and Dorothy Gish
both started working for D.W. Griffith
in the early days of American Mutoscope & Biograph. While it has been claimed that Griffith was immediately infatuated with Lillian, in their first film for him, An Unseen Enemy
(1912), he thought they were twins. According to Lillian's autobiography, he had to tie different colored hair ribbons on the girls to tell them apart and give ...
Early roles as innocent, virginal characters who are victimized by a cruel world