Won 1 Oscar.
Another 15 wins & 17 nominations.
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... Amelia Whitley
/ Mrs. Evans (segment "The Sins of the Fathers")
/ Frances Turchin (segment "Stop Killing Me")
the Woman Alcoholic
Absurd Person Singular (1974). Comedy. Written by Alan Ayckbourn
. Directed by Eric Thompson. Music Box Theatre: 8 Oct 1974- 6 Mar 1976 (591 performances + 7 previews that began on 1 Oct 1974). Cast: Larry Blyden
(as "Sidney") [died during production run; replaced by Paul Shyre
], Sandy Dennis
(as "Eva"), Richard Kiley
1 Portrayal |
1 Pictorial |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
I didn't want to be a Hollywood actress who every so often does a Broadway play. I wanted to be a Broadway actress who every so often does a movie.
She received a standing ovation when she won her Oscar.
First Lady of the American Theater