44 wins & 70 nominations.
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Grandma Millicent Mirabeau
Shirley MacLaine (1976). Special Production/revue [Return engagement]. Music by Cy Coleman. Lyrics by Dorothy Fields
. Written by Fred Ebb
. Additional material by Bob Wells. Music arranged by Cy Coleman'. Choreographed by Alan Johnson. Directed by Tony Charmoli. Palace Theatre: 9 Jul 1976- 24 Jul 1976 (20 performances). Cast:
2 Biographical Movies |
8 Print Biographies |
11 Interviews |
18 Articles |
10 Pictorials |
24 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
...I was always a character actress and never a sex symbol. Even when I was the leading lady, I was a character actor.
The only actress to be nominated for Best Actress Oscars twice for films in which her female co-star was nominated in the same category. She and Anne Bancroft
were both Best Actress nominees for The Turning Point
(1977), while she and Debra Winger
were nominated for Terms of Endearment
(1983). Her win for the latter film was also the only time a Best Actress nominee won the award when nominated ...
Her trademark theme song, taken from the movie, Sweet Charity
(1969), is "If My Friends Could See Me Now". It is usually the music that accompanies her when she makes entrances on talk shows.