She is an actress, known for The Blue Sky Maiden (1957), Seisaku's Wife (1965) and Women Are Born Twice (1961). The Graduate Paul Newman. To help make ends meet, Lillian, her sister Dorothy Gish and their mother, Mary Gish ... Flora Robson knew she was no beauty, but her wise and sympathetic face would become a familiar - indeed, shining - ornament of the 1930s and 40s silver screen. But once she did, she played it for all it was worth in her one chance Academy Award-winning "bad girl" ... Mercedes McCambridge is a highly-talented radio performer who won a best supporting Actress Oscar for her film debut.Mercedes McCambridge was born in Joliet, Illinois, to Marie (Mahaffry) and John Patrick McCambridge, a farmer. Gold Derby - Matthew Stewart. In the movie she played a weary Xmas shopper. Barbro Hiort af Ornäs was born on August 28, 1921 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. Her warm, open Irish face meant that she spent a lot of time playing Irish ... Irish-born stage actress, in London from 1904, on Broadway from 1908. She studied drama at Radcliffe College -- much to the dismay of her parents -- and first worked on the stage in a stock company in Boston. Sly, manipulative, dangerously cunning and sinister were the key words that best described the roles that Gale Sondergaard played in motion pictures, making her one of the most talented character actresses ever seen on the screen. News; Awards News; … Another in the long line of pretty and promising actresses who traded in their career for marriage ... Chunibala Devi was born in 1872. Bibi, on the other side, had to make do with bit parts and commercials. Her family was of Irish descent. She grew up in Maysville, where she and her sister Betty Clooney used... A leading lady of the 1940s, the tall and blonde Foch usually played cool, aloof and often foreign, women of sophistication. Graduating from Woodrow Wilson High School, the dame with the shapely ... Lee Remick was born in Quincy, Massachusetts, to Gertrude Margaret (Waldo), an actress, and Francis Edwin Remick, a department store owner. Her birth name was Pearly Mae but her parents anticipated she would be a boy and when a girl was born she was nicknamed "Dickie". FR. Her Broadway debut came when she was 19 in 'The Time of Your Life'. She was previously married to Kisho Kurokawa. After appearing as a flower girl in 'The Queen of the Moulin Rouge', she became a celebrated theatrical star of many classic plays by George Bernard Shaw, Henrik Ibsen, J.M. She was born Edna May Nutter, a child of solid New England stock, on 9th November 1883 in Malden, Massachusetts. The Academy unveiled its 2019 Oscar nominations early Tuesday morning, with The Favourite and Roma leading all films with 10 nods apiece.. She was educated at Winceby House School, Bexhill then moved on to Manchester Repertory Theatre. View by Category; View by Film ; Actor in a Leading Role. Jan 15, 2020 1:27 pm … It was not until 1929 that audiences got another glimpse of... Gladys Cooper was the daughter of journalist William Frederick Cooper and his wife Mabel Barnett. She had Irish and English ancestry. Updated 2/6/20. Nominations List; Rules & Procedures; Awards Calendar; Hall of Fame; 25th Hall of Fame Induction; Honorees; Hall of Fame Garden ; Television Academy Honors; 13th Honors Celebration; 13th Honors Announcement; Complete Honoree List; Honors Awards Calendar; College Television Awards; 2020 Awards Presentation; 2020 Winners; 2020 Nominees; News & Magazine . As Good as It Gets Nominees. Oscars 2020: Best Supporting Actress Predictions. Her performance in the short ... Actress and producer Eva Marie Saint was born on July 4, 1924 on Newark, New Jersey. Her dedication to her craft has earned her the respect of many of today's great actors including Meryl... Actress and producer Eva Marie Saint was born on July 4, 1924 on Newark, New Jersey. Aged three, she sang 'The Lord is my Shepherd' on a public stage and seven years later joined the St. Louis Municipal Opera ... War-era MGM had a lovely, luminous star in the making with Susan Peters. She excelled not only at looking after herself, but also at singing and ... Josephine Sherwood changed her name after marrying stage actor Shelly Hull in 1910. She first performed at the Open Air Theatre in Regent's Park, London. In 1944 Louis B. Mayer saw her on Broadway and gave her an MGM contract under the name Gloria Grahame. Tell us what you think about this feature. The possessor of one of Hollywood's gentlest faces and warmest voices, and about as sweet as Tupelo honey both on-and-off camera, character actress Spring Byington was seldom called upon to play callous or unsympathetic (she did once play a half-crazed housekeeper in Dragonwyck (1946)). Around the same time she made a few silent ... Mary Astor was born, Lucile Vasconcellos Langhanke, on May 3, 1906 in Quincy, Illinois to a German immigrant father, Otto Ludwig Langhanke, and an American mother from Illinois, Helen Marie Vasconcellos, of Portuguese and Irish ancestry. In the 1940s she worked in radio. She had one brother who was eight years older than she, and she was educated at Miami Beach High.According to an in-depth article on ... Haruko Sugimura was born on January 6, 1909 in Hiroshima, Japan. "No one raised me, " she recollected, "I just ran wild." At age four her mother died. Jean Shirley Verhagen (later shortened to Hagen) was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 3, 1923. For some time, she was a member of the traveling cast of the Morosco Stock Company in Los Angeles. Richmond was incorporated into Greater London in 1965, as part of an administrative reform. She and her mother, Ania Fred, a Russian Jewish immigrant, left Hong Kong after the outbreak of WWII to pursue an acting career, settling in California in the late 1930s. Her girlhood was uneventful for the most part, but one of the things she desired was to become an actress which she had decided on at an early age. She was a panelist on several TV quiz shows, worked as George Stevens' assistant director for ... On November 12, 1929, Grace Patricia Kelly was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to wealthy parents. Barrie and others. She and her sister Peggy were raised in Pimlico by their grandmother. Lillian Diana Gish was born on October 14, 1893, in Springfield, Ohio. Ulee's Gold Dustin Hoffman. They moved to Rome in the late 1940s. Neither of ... Deborah Jane Trimmer was born on 30 September 1921 in Glasgow, Scotland, the daughter of Captain Arthur Kerr Trimmer. The Great Santini John Hurt. This distinguished theatrical tragedienne will be remembered forever if only for the fact George Bernard Shaw wrote his classic "Saint Joan" work specifically for her. She worked in vaudeville and debuted on Broadway in 1916. Lauren Bacall was born Betty Joan Perske on September 16, 1924, in New York City. Born in Manhattan and a direct descendant of Revolutionary War figure Paul Revere, ... Unsmiling character player Lucile Watson was one of Hollywood's most indomitable mothers of the 1930s and 1940s...and you can take that both ways. Her father, James Lee Gish, was an alcoholic who caroused around, was rarely at home and left the family to more or less fend for themselves. At 16, she made her stage debut after quitting school to joined a stock company. She was of mostly Irish (with a small amount of English and German) ... As a testament to her passion and talent, former 1950s pig-tailed moppet star Patty McCormack has remained a consistent presence on film and TV for over five decades. View by Category; View by Film ; Actor. Barbara O'Neil was an American actress, mostly remembered for playing Ellen O'Hara in "Gone with the Wind" (1939). Her father was a police lieutenant and imbued in her a military attitude to life. Kathy Bates, “Richard Jewell” Photograph Courtesy Warner Bros. Advertisement. The dark, petulant beauty of this petite American film and musical star worked to her advantage, especially in her early dramatic career. At 13, she was appearing on the stage with little theater groups. Five actresses are now competing to take home the most prestigious award in film, the Oscar, with the winner revealed when the Oscars air LIVE SUNDAY FEBRUARY 9 8e|5p on ABC. Peggy Lee was Born Norma Dolores Egstrom in Jamestown, North Dakota, on May 26, 1920. They didn't come packaged any sweeter or lovelier than Anne Shirley, a gentle and gracious 1930s teen film actress who didn't quite reach the zenith of front-rank stardom and retired all too soon at age 26. Her father was a minister, and when she joined a local stock company as a youngster she changed her name to avoid embarrassing her family. Anne Thompson . Under the prodding of her mother, Dorothy and her sister Vivian Dandridge began performing publicly, usually in ... 1957 Nominee- "Witness For The Prosecution". The nominees for Actress In A Supporting Role are: Kathy Bates, Laura Dern, Scarlett Johansson, Florence Pugh and Margot Robbie. She nursed ambitions to be an opera singer, but put it off because of her ... Dame Judith Anderson was born Frances Margaret Anderson on February 10, 1897 in Adelaide, South Australia. She was the daughter of a former teacher turned transit clerk and his wife, also a former teacher. After four Best Supporting Actress nominations over the course of 23 years, Stapleton finally won in 1982 for her brief but memorable performance as … Best Supporting Actress Nominees. Hagen and her family moved to Elkhart, Indiana when she was twelve; she subsequently graduated from Elkhart High School. In the movie she played a weary Xmas shopper. She was an actress, known for Tokyo Story (1953), Sen-hime (1954) and The Idiot (1951). Her parents were very ambitious for her as they recognized ... Dublin-born Sara Allgood started her acting career in her native country with the famed Abbey Theatre. View trailers, photos and detailed information about the 92nd Academy Awards nominees. This perky, talented, blue-eyed redhead had acting aspirations from the get-go. She died on April 12, 2009 in Tokyo, Japan. In 1912, she made her Broadway debut in 'The Rose of Panama', but this and her subsequent play 'The Bridal Path' (1913), were conspicuous ... Billie Burke was born Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke on August 7, 1885 in Washington, D.C. Her family was middle-class, with her father working as a ... Linda Darnell, one of five children of a postal clerk, grew up fast. Find a running list of 2020's major film awards and nominations from dozens of professional organizations and critic associations, as well as a scorecard of the year's biggest winners in multiple categories. A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors. Oscars 2020 Predictions: Who Will Win Best Picture, Actor and Actress Our expert has been closely tracking the awards races all season. She was particularly adroit in film parts that ... Gloria Grahame Hallward, an acting pupil of her mother (stage actress and teacher Jean Grahame), acted professionally while still in high school. She gained fame with the show as the girl on the crescent moon, and was married to a wealthy man by the time she was 16. She joined a USO troupe that took ... Soundtrack | The archetypal matriarch who enhanced scores of plush, soapy, Victorian-styled drama, her prickly pears could be insufferable indeed and heaven help ... Ethel Barrymore was the second of three children seemingly destined for the actor's life of their parents Maurice and Georgiana. Her abrupt, tell-it-like-it-is demeanor made her a consistent audience favorite on every medium for over six decades. She was educated at Palmer's Green ... Celeste Holm was an only child, born into a home where her mother was a painter and her father worked in insurance. She repeated her stage role in Dead End (1937) as Baby ... Arguably best remembered for her role as Miss Ellie, the Ewing family matriarch on the long-running TV series Dallas (1978), Barbara Bel Geddes had earlier scored success on stage and screen long before gaining more lasting fame on television. The Personal History, Adventures, Experience, & Observation of David Copperfield the Younger. She was born Kathleen Walsh in London, England of Irish parentage. Anne … She started her career as a child actress and eventually transitioned into teenage roles, young adult roles, and middle-aged roles. The Estonian branch of her family was of Swedish descent, having settled in Estonia during the middle of the seventeenth century when the country was ruled ... After working as early as the 1910s as a band vocalist, Hattie McDaniel debuted as a maid in The Golden West (1932). Raging Bull Nominees. She was educated at Northumberland House, Clifton, Bristol. She was an actress, known for All These Women (1964), Brink of Life (1958) and SOS (1988). Katy Jurado was born María Cristina Estela Jurado García into a wealthy family on January 16, 1924. Anne Marie Blythe was born of Irish stock to Harry and Annie (nee Lynch) Blythe on August 16, 1927 in Mt. A lonely child, she would spend much of her time at movie theaters. Considered by many to be one of the greatest American actresses of all time, Geraldine Page was a master craftswoman who seemed to bring out the most inner detail of the character she was playing. As a 14-year-old dance student, she was plucked from her school to play Margaret Lockwood's precocious sister in Give Us the Moon (1944), and she went on to make a name for herself in such major British productions ... Mercedes McCambridge is a highly-talented radio performer who won a best supporting Actress Oscar for her film debut.Mercedes McCambridge was born in Joliet, Illinois, to Marie (Mahaffry) and John Patrick McCambridge, a farmer. Despite the loss of property, the matriarch of... Janet Leigh was the only child of a couple who often moved from town to town. In 1948 their lives changed when ... Tanaka Kinuyo was a highly regarded and prolific actress best known for her films with director Mizoguchi Kenji. Barnes was born in Boston, Massachusetts. She even ... Academy Award-winner Maureen Stapleton was born June 21, 1925 in Troy, New York, to Irene (née Walsh) and John P. Stapleton. Winner. Good Will Hunting Robert Duvall. This svelte, sultry-eyed brunette made a mark in one significant (some consider "ultimate") film noir classic helmed by Robert Aldrich in the mid-1950s -- and then, within a short time, she vanished. Winner. Lee ... Chieko Higashiyama was born on September 30, 1890 in Chiba, Japan as Sen Watanabe. George … She was an actress, known for Aparajito (1956), Pather Panchali (1955) and Mahakavi Kalidas (1942). Best Actress winner for As Good As It Gets. Noriko Honma was born on November 29, 1911 in Yubari, Hokkaido, Japan. Peggy later memorialized this in the ... Maria Luisa Pierangeli and her twin sister Anna Maria were born in Sardinia, Italy. She journeyed to New York City, where she was signed as a model by the world-famous Powers agency. On film as a toddler, she went through a small revolving door of marquee names before ... Claire Trevor was born Claire Wemlinger in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn, New York, the only child of Fifth Avenue merchant-tailor Noel Wemlinger, an immigrant Frenchman from Paris who lost his business during the Depression, and his Belfast-born wife, Benjamina, known as "Betty". See the nominees for the 2020 Canadian Screen Award Nominees. She studied both drama and dance under Martha Graham, did some modeling and then worked in stock ... She was the archetypal brassy, bosomy, Brooklynesque bimbo with a highly distinctive scratchy voice. She would study acting at the University of Chicago and make her stage debut in 1936. From 1947 to 1948, she starred as ... A natural and lovely talent who was discovered for films by Samuel Goldwyn, the always likable Teresa Wright distinguished herself early on in high-caliber, Oscar-worthy form -- the only performer ever to be nominated for Oscars for her first three films. Her father was of Romanian Jewish descent, and her mother was a Russian Jewish immigrant. She was of mostly Irish (with a small amount of English and German) ... Elsa Sullivan Lanchester was born into an unconventional a family at the turn of the 20th century. Scarlett Johansson, Jojo Rabbit. So many B films in fact, that she garnered the title of 'Queen of ... Betsy Blair was born in Cliffside, New Jersey, a child model before finding work as a chorus dancer at the early age of 15. Daughter of Bernard Granville, Bonita Granville was born into an acting family. She was the daughter of Natalie Weinstein-Bacal, a Romanian Jewish immigrant, and William Perske, who was born in New Jersey, to Polish Jewish parents. At 11, she was modeling clothes, giving her age as 16. Jack Nicholson. She debuted in Dum-Bom (1953), playing ... Joanna Barnes is an American actress and novelist and journalist. 2018: Emily Blunt ( A Quiet Place ) was not nominated for the Academy Awards. One of her most memorable film performances was in ... Ruby Dee was an American actress, poet, playwright, screenwriter, journalist and civil rights activist. The child of a teenage rape victim, Ethel Waters grew up in the slums of Philadelphia and neighboring cities, seldom living anywhere for more than a few weeks at a time. They moved to Rome in the late 1940s. For years, she toured the circuit with her parents and joined a ... Petite American character actress who was celebrated for her definitive portrayal of long-suffering Linda Loman in Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman", a part she played opposite Lee J. Cobb at the Morosco Theatre for 742 consecutive performances between 1949 and 1950. Shelley Winters was born Shirley Schrift of very humble beginnings on August 18, 1920 (some sources list 1922) in East St. Louis, Illinois. Demure British beauty Jean Simmons was born January 31, 1929 in Crouch End, London. The freckled, red-haired actress not only was nominated... 1952 Nominee- "The Member Of The Wedding". And though Cynthia Erivo nabbed a best actress nomination for Harriet, 19 of the 20 acting nominees were white, marking a year of Oscars almost so … At 6' 2" and 230 pounds, she towered over many of her male co-stars, and her size, brusque voice and stern demeanor typed her for a career in villainous roles, such as her star turn as ... Celeste Holm was an only child, born into a home where her mother was a painter and her father worked in insurance. In addition, ... Missouri-born Jane Darwell was born Patti Woodard, the daughter of William Robert Woodard, president of the Louisville Southern Railroad, and Ellen (Booth) Woodard, in Palmyra, Missouri, where she grew up on a ranch . The daughter of Ida May and Charles Edward Nutter, Edna was a descendant of the 2nd American president John Adams and his son, the 6th American president John Quincy Adams. Timothy Hutton. For her performance in "Moulin Rouge" (1952), Marchand was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.In 1925, Marchand was born in Paris, Her parents were Roger Marchand and his wife Alice Lioret.... Born and raised in Scotland, Adrienne Corri attended the Royal Academy of the Dramatic Arts in London as a teenager and then appeared on both the English and American stage. She appeared on stage in Sir John Barry's tour of Evensong, then as Sally ... Tina Louise was born Tina Blacker in New York City, the daughter of Sylvia (Horn) and Joseph Blacker, who owned a candy store. Afterwards, she graduated from Northwestern ... Colette Marchand was a French prima ballerina with a relatively brief acting career. Robert De Niro. Celia's parents were John Robert Johnson and Ethel Griffiths. The blonde, sultry, dreamy-eyed beauty of Dorothy Malone, who was born Mary Maloney in Chicago on January 29, 1924, took some time before it made an impact with American film-going audiences. Rod Steiger. Peggy later memorialized this in the ... Maria Luisa Pierangeli and her twin sister Anna Maria were born in Sardinia, Italy.