(1956) Stage: Appeared (as "The Girl") in "Middle of the Night" on Broadway
. Written by Paddy Chayefsky
. Incidental music by Lehman Engel
. Costume Design by Motley. Lighting / Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner
. Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: John Harvey. ANTA Playhouse: 8 Feb 1956-25...
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5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[on John Cassavetes
] We had a great deal of freedom when John acted. We traveled a lot and it was fun. But with directing ... really. I think people don't have all their marbles who prefer directing to acting because you write for three months, you cut for maybe six months. He's the most terrifying perfectionist about what he wants. As an artist, I love him. As a husband, I hate him.
As of 2007, she is one of seven women who have received Best Actress nominations for performances directed by their spouses. She is the only one who has had two Best Actress nominations directed by her spouse, those two being for
A Woman Under the Influence
. The other five women are Frances McDormand