45 wins & 70 nominations.
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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?
[on accepting her Oscar, 1983] I am going to cry because this show has been as long as my career! I have wondered for 26 years what this would feel like! Thank you for terminating the suspense.
Initially she was cast as Bonnie Parker in her brother's film 'Bonnie and Clyde'. When Warren Beatty decided to play Clyde himself, she was dropped for obvious reasons.
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.