10 wins & 2 nominations.
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Mrs. Cooper / Louisa Clarendon
Participant in Mob Scene (uncredited)
4 Biographical Movies |
6 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
9 Interviews |
37 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
24 Magazine Cover Photos |
Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
[after failing to receive a Best Actress nomination for The Whales of August
(1987)] Oh, well. At least I won't have to lose to Cher
At her 1984 AFI Life Achievment Award ceremony, John Houseman
claimed that she and her sister Dorothy Gish
were offered the chance to buy the Sunset strip for $300. After considering the offer, they decided to spend the money for two dresses at the fashionable Bullock's department store instead.
Later often played willful but conflicted women
The First Lady of American Cinema