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Lois Smith (II) (1928–2012)

Lois Smith was born on March 1, 1928 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Lois Eileen Wollenweber. She is known for her work on Gangs of New York (2002), All the President's Men (1976) and Quiz Show (1994). She was married to Eugene J. Smith. She died on October 7, 2012 in Lewiston, Maine, USA. See full bio »

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(age 84) in Lewiston, Maine, USA

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 2002 Gangs of New York (publicist)
 1999 Bringing Out the Dead (publicist)
 1996 Basquiat (publicist: PMK Public Relations)
 1995 The Crossing Guard (special publicity: PMK)
 1994 Quiz Show (public relations)
 1992 A River Runs Through It (public relations)
 1987 End of the Line (publicist)
 1976 All the President's Men (publicity consultant)
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 2006 A Prairie Home Companion (special thanks)
 2002 A Shot at the Top: The Making of 'The King of Comedy' (Video documentary short) (special thanks: Cappa Productions)
 2001 The Grey Zone (special thanks)
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 1998 Junket Whore (Documentary)
Herself - Publicist: PMK
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 2013 The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Publicist (In Memoriam)
 2013 The Oscars (TV Special)
Herself - Publicist (In Memoriam) (as Lois W. Smith)
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Alternate Names:

Lois W. Smith
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Her son, Scott Eugene Smith, died in a surfing accident on August 2, 1985 at the family home in Plum Island, Massachusetts. Lois and her husband set up a scholarship fund in Scott's name at the Hebron Academy, where he would have been a junior. His father also graduated from the Hebron Academy, Class of 1943. See more »

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