She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Henry V," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Marius Goring, Harcourt Williams, Alec Guinness, Ivy St. Helier, Leo Genn, Stuart Burge, Stephen Murray, and Basil Coleman in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director.
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[joking reference to her husband, Hume Cronyn
] When he's late for dinner, I know he's either having an affair or is lying dead in the street, I always hope it's the street.
Has won four Tony Awards: in 1948, as Best Actress (Dramatic) for "A Streetcar Named Desire," an award shared with Judith Anderson
for "Medea" and Katharine Cornell
for "Antony and Cleopatra;" as Best Actress (Play), in 1978, for "The Gin Game," and in 1983, for "Foxfire;" and in 1994, a Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement shared with her husband, Hume Cronyn
. She also received Tony Award...