(1955) Stage: Appeared (as "Anne Frank"; Broadway debut
) in "The Diary of Anne Frank". NOTE: Was nominated for a Tony Award
as Best Actress (Dramatic).
2 Print Biographies
5 Magazine Cover Photos
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
There's no such thing as The Method. The term "method-acting" is so much nonsense. There are many methods, many techniques. My father merely used a method of teaching based on the ideas originally propounded by [Konstantin Stanislavski
]--self-discipline, how to think out a role and use imagination. That's all.
In her early teens, she made her stage debut in an off-Broadway production of "Maya." She auditioned for the part when actress Jo Van Fleet
, a member of the cast and friend of her famous parents, mentioned that the director was still looking for an ingenue.