1 win & 9 nominations.
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Madame Delphine Sagittarius
New Girl In Town. Musical. Book written by George Abbott. Based on the 1921 Eugene O'Neill play "Anna Christie." Choreographed by Bob Fosse
. Production Design by Rouben Ter-Arutunian. Directed by George Abbott
. 46th Street Theatre: 14 May 1957- 24 May 1958 (431 performances). Cast: Gwen Verdon
(as "Anna"), Thelma Ritter
5' 1" (1.55 m)
Did You Know?
[on being nominated for Best Supporting Actress four times in a row] Now I know what it feels like to be the bridesmaid and never the bride.
She, along with Deborah Kerr
and Glenn Close
, have the curious distinction of being Oscar-nominated 6 times each in competitive categories - without ever winning the coveted statuette. Her 6 nominations were for supporting roles, while Kerr's 6 nominations were for leading roles, and Close was nominated 3 times in both categories.