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Kim Novak was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 13, 1933 with the birth name of Marilyn Pauline Novak. She was the daughter of Joseph Novak, a former teacher turned transit clerk and his wife, Blanche Kral Novak, also a former teacher. Throughout elementary and high school, Kim did not get along well with teachers. She even admitted that she ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Vertigo Madeleine Elster / Judy Barton
(1958)
Picnic Madge Owens
(1956)
Kiss Me, Stupid Polly the Pistol
(1964)
Pal Joey Linda English
(1957)

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 1991 Liebestraum
Lillian Anderson Munnsen
 1990 The Children
Rose Sellars
 1986-1987 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Kit Marlowe
- Desperation (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
- Chain Reaction (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
- Nowhere to Run (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
- Hat Trick (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
- When the Bough Breaks (1987) ... Kit Marlowe
 1985 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Rosa (segment "Man from the South")
- Pilot (1985) ... Rosa (segment "Man from the South")
 1983 Malibu (TV Movie)
Billie Farnsworth
 1980 The Mirror Crack'd
Lola Brewster
 1978 Just a Gigolo
Helga von Kaiserling
 1977 The White Buffalo
Poker Jenny Schermerhorn
 1975 Satan's Triangle (TV Movie)
Eva
 1973 Tales That Witness Madness
Auriol (segment "Luau")
 1973 The Third Girl from the Left (TV Movie)
Gloria Joyce
 1969 The Great Bank Robbery
Sister Lyda Kebanov - Forger
 1968 The Legend of Lylah Clare
Lylah Clare / Elsa Brinkmann / Elsa Campbell
 1964 Kiss Me, Stupid
Polly the Pistol
 1964 Of Human Bondage
Mildred Rogers
 1962 Boys' Night Out
Cathy
 1962 The Notorious Landlady
Mrs. Carlyle 'Carly' Hardwicke
 1960 Pepe
Kim Novak
 1960 Strangers When We Meet
Margaret 'Maggie' Gault
 1959 Middle of the Night
Betty Preisser
 1958 Bell Book and Candle
Gillian Holroyd
 1958 Vertigo
Madeleine Elster / Judy Barton
 1957 Pal Joey
Linda English
 1957 Jeanne Eagels
Jeanne Eagels
 1956 The Eddy Duchin Story
Marjorie Oelrichs
 1956 Picnic
Madge Owens
 1955 5 Against the House
Kay Greylek
 1955 Son of Sinbad
Harem Girl (uncredited)
 1954 Phffft
Janis
 1954 Pushover
Lona McLane
 1953 The French Line
Model (uncredited)
Show Show Costume and Wardrobe Department (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
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Show Show Self (58 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (36 credits)

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Other Works:

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Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 8 Articles | 18 Pictorials | 75 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Official Site | See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

For every answer, I like to bring up a question. Maybe I'm related to Alfred Hitchcock or maybe I got to know him too well, but I think life should be that way. See more »

Trivia:

It was a huge blow to her ego when she had to start auditioning the mid-'60s, because up until then, all the parts she'd played were either offered or assigned to her. She stopped working because it was too frustrating not being able to get the roles she really wanted. See more »

Nickname:

The Lavender Girl

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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