|born on||20 November 1927|
|Place||Lynn MA, USA, 42n28, 70w57|
|Timezone||EST h5w (is standard time)|
American award-winning actress, she appeared in two revues in 1958 and began her Broadway career on December 6, 1956 when she appeared in "Happy Hunting." She made her first movie in 1963, earning acclaim for her 1967 performance in "Bonnie and Clyde" She won an Academy Award in 1968 for Best Supporting Actress for her fine portrayal of the hysterical Blance Barrow.
She originally wanted to be a lawyer and graduated with her law degree from Boston University Law School in 1950. She was the first female political reporter for "The Today Show" in the early 50s.
Married twice, to Richard Gehman on December 19, 1953 (they divorced, August, 1958) and Peter L. Zimroth on January 2, 1983, she has two daughters from her first marriage and a son from her second.
- Work : Prize 1968 (Best Supporting Actress for role in "Bonnie and Clyde")
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- Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (three kids from two marriages)
- Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (two)
- Notable : Awards : Oscar
- Notable : Famous : First in Field (first female political reporterfor the "Today Show")