7 wins & 11 nominations.
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Veta Louise Simmons
Mrs. Howard V. Larue III / Bessie Arlington (segment "The Christmas Tie") / (segment "Drug Store, Sunday Noon") / ...
- The Christmas Tie
... Bessie Arlington (segment "The Christmas Tie") / (segment "Drug Store, Sunday Noon")
- Mom and Leo
... Mom (segment "Mom and Leo" / (segment "Irish Linen") / Self - Reader (segment "Mary's Baby")
Dowager Empress Maria Feodorovna
Harvey (1970). Comedy (revival). Directed by Stephen Porter. ANTA Playhouse: 24 Feb 1970-2 May 1970 (79 performances + 8 previews). Cast included Helen Hayes
1 Biographical Movie |
9 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
6 Articles |
Miss Helen Hayes
5' (1.52 m)
Did You Know?
[on comparing winning the Best Actress award (1932) with the birth of her daughter]: The only other time in my life when I really felt great or superb,all I could think to say was 'Gosh, isn't she red!' I hope I do better the second time.
Hayes made frequent trips to the hospital owing to asthma attacks aggravated by backstage dust. When asthma ended her theatrical career, she concentrated on films and television. She also wrote books and raised funds for organizations that contribute to the fight against asthma.
First Lady of the American Theater