Appeared (as "Margaret Garrison") in "I Never Sang for My Father" on Broadway. Drama. Written by Robert Anderson
. Scenic / Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner
. Costume Design by Theoni V. Aldredge
. Assistant to Theoni Aldredge: Harry Curtis. Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: John T. Jensen Jr. and L.C. Warner. Directed by Alan Schneider....
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Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
5' 4" (1.63 m)
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[Receiving an honorary Academy Award in 1971] Oh, all the charming ghosts I feel around me who should share this! It was our privilege for a little while to serve that beautiful thing, the film, and we never doubted for a moment that it was the most powerful thing, the mind and heartbeat of our technical century.
She held director D.W. Griffith
in such high regard that, up until her death in 1993, she would always refer to him as "Mr. Griffith".
Early roles as innocent, virginal characters who are victimized by a cruel world
The First Lady of American Cinema