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Candice Bergen

Knowledge Identifier: +Candice_Bergen


Candice Bergen

American actress and former fashion model add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1946.

Countries: United States (79%), United Kingdom (5%), New York (5%)

Main connections: Murphy Brown, CBS, Sprint Corporation

Linked to: Sprint Corporation, Youth International Party, Oxygen, American Broadcasting Company




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Candice Bergen was born in 1946 add something


Bergen began appearing on her father's radio program at a young age, and in 1958, at age eleven, with her father on Groucho Marx's quiz show "You Bet Your Life" as Candy Bergen add something


During the 1960s, Bergen dated and lived with Terry Melcher, a music producer and the son of Doris Day add something


She starred in several major films throughout the mid 1960s to early 1980s such as "The Sand Pebbles", "Carnal Knowledge", "The Wind and the Lion", and "Gandhi" and received an Academy award nomination for her role in the 1979 film "Starting Over" add something


Her second film in 1966 was "The Sand Pebbles", in which she played Shirley Eckert, an assistant school teacher and missionary opposite Steve McQueen add something


Steve McQueen - McQueen earned his only Academy Award nomination in 1966 for his role as an engine room sailor in The Sand Pebbles, in which he starred opposite Richard Attenborough and Candice Bergen.


After starring in the French film "Live for Life" and "The Magus" with Michael Caine and Anthony Quinn, she was featured in a 1970 political satire, "The Adventurers", playing a frustrated socialite who has a lesbian affair add something


During her activist days she participated in a Yippie prank when she, Abbie Hoffman, and others threw dollar bills onto the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in 1967, leading to its temporary shut-down add something


Tate and four others were murdered in the home in 1969 by followers of Charles Manson add something


Bekim Fehmiu - Known for his macho appearance and mild manner, Fehmiu was wooed by Western filmmakers and signed a contract with the Academy *award winning producer Dino De Laurentiis For the 1970 Hollywood epic "The Adventurers", co-starring Charles Aznavour and Candice Bergen, he learnt English in three months


Richard Rush (director) - Rush's first studio effort was 1970's "Getting Straight", starring Elliott Gould and Candice Bergen


It led to Bergen being voted by British exhibitors as the seventh most popular star at the British box office in 1971 add something


Marcia Rodd - In 1971, she appeared in the drama film "T.R. Baskin" with Candice Bergen and the black comedy "Little Murders" opposite Elliott Gould


Smith College - In the 1971 film "Carnal Knowledge", Candice Bergen's character, Susan, is a Smith student, and portions of the film take place on the Smith campus


In 1972, she served as a fundraiser and organizer for George McGovern's presidential campaign add something


Jan-Michael Vincent - In 1975 "Bite the Bullet" found him sharing screen time opposite Gene Hackman, James Coburn and Candice Bergen


On September 27, 1980, she married French film director Louis Malle add something


Louis Malle - He married actress Candice Bergen in 1980


Nicole Eggert - In 1980, Eggert, aged eight, landed a role in the movie "Rich and Famous", opposite Jacqueline Bisset and Candice Bergen, playing Bergen's character's young daughter


George Cukor - He directed his final film, Rich and Famous with Jacqueline Bisset and Candice Bergen, at the age of eighty-two.


In 1982, Bergen appeared in the Oscar-winning film "Gandhi" in which she portrayed documentary photographer Margaret Bourke-White add something


They had one child, a daughter named Chloe, in 1985 add something


Turning to television, Bergen appeared in the 1985 miniseries "Hollywood Wives" add something


Tricia Leigh Fisher - Fisher made her debut in the 1985 crime drama "Stick", starring Burt Reynolds, Candice Bergen, George_Segal, and Charles Durning


In 1988, she took the lead role in the sitcom "Murphy Brown", in which she played a tough television reporter add something


The show ran for ten seasons and between 1989 and 1998, Bergen was nominated for an Emmy award seven times and won five add something


Colleen Dewhurst - During 1989 and 1990, she appeared in a supporting role on the television series "Murphy Brown" playing the feisty mother of Candice Bergen's title character; this role earned her two Emmy *awards


Rogers Telecom - "'Sprint Canada"' launched in the early 1990s with Candice Bergen as its spokesperson


Sprint Nextel - From October 1990 to September 1998, actress Candice Bergen served as spokesperson for Sprint Corporation's long distance service, most notably during their "10-cents-a-minute" promotion


In 1992, Vice President Dan Quayle criticized prime-time TV for showing the Murphy Brown character "mocking the importance of fathers by bearing a child alone and calling it just another lifestyle choice add something


She received an honorary doctorate from Penn in May 1992 add something


Sprint Nextel - In 1992, United Telecommunications adopted the nationally recognized identity of its long distance unit, changing its name to "'Sprint Corporation"', due in large part to the increased brand recognition as a result of the successful Candice Bergen "Dime Lady" advertisement campaign


Sprint Corporation - In 1992, United Telecommunications adopted the nationally recognized identity of its long distance unit, changing its name to "'Sprint Corporation"', due in large part to the increased brand recognition as a result of the successful Candice Bergen "Dime Lady" advertisement campaign


The couple were married until Malle's death from cancer on Thanksgiving Day in 1995 add something


Paula Cale - Following her graduation from DePaul University, Cale originated the role of Suzanne in the Steppenwolf Theatre production of Steve Martin's "Picasso at the Lapin Agile" in Chicago and came to Los Angeles with the production in 1995, where Candice Bergen spotted her and later offered Cale the recurring role of McGovern, a reporter in "Murphy Brown"


After the run of "Murphy Brown" ended in 1998, CBS approached her to cover stories for "60 Minutes", an offer she declined, with the conviction that she didn't personally want to blur the lines between actor and journalist at the time add something


Sprint Nextel - From 1999 until 2002, Sela Ward succeeded Candice Bergen when emphasis on long-distance service was discontinued


Sela Ward - Ward succeeded actress Candice Bergen as commercial spokesperson for Sprint's long distance telephone service from 1999 until 2002, when landline long distance promotions fell out of favor


Since June 15, 2000, she has been married to New York real estate magnate and philanthropist Marshall Rose add something


Dan Quayle - '" In 2002, Candice Bergen, the actress who played Brown, said "I never have really said much about the whole episode, which was endless, but his speech was a perfectly intelligent speech about fathers not being dispensable and nobody agreed with that more than I did


Sweet Home Alabama (film) - "'Sweet Home Alabama"' is a 2002 American romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant, starring Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, Patrick Dempsey and Candice Bergen


She appeared in the comedies "View from the Top" with Gwyneth Paltrow and "The In-Laws" with Michael Douglas, both released in 2003 add something


Boston Legal - On November 30, 2004, it was announced that Candice Bergen would join the cast as senior partner Shirley Schmidt, a character the producers had planned to introduce for several months


In January 2005, Bergen joined the cast of the television series "Boston Legal" as Shirley Schmidt, a founding partner in the law firm of Crane, Poole & Schmidt add something


In 2006 and 2008, she received Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series add something


More recently she appeared in the 2009 movie "Bride Wars" as Marion St. Claire, New York's most sought-after wedding planner, who serves as the narrator of the story add something


In 2010, she appeared in a one-night only concert semi staged reading of "Evening Primrose" by Stephen Sondheim add something


Bergen has an occasional role on "House" as Lisa Cuddy's mother, starting in Season 7, including the 2011 episodes "Larger Than Life" and "Family Practice" add something


She has returned to Broadway in the 2012 revival of Gore Vidal's "The Best Man" and the 2014 revival of "Love Letters" add something


Alan Alda - Alda will be returning to Broadway on November 8, 2014, playing the role of Andrew Makepeace in the revival of "Love Letters" at the Brooks Atkinson Theater alongside with Candice Bergen


On January 24th, 2018 it was announced that Candice Bergen would be reprising her role as Murphy Brown for a series revival to be aired on CBS in the 2018-2019 season add something


On January 24, 2018 it was announced that Candice Bergen would be reprising her role as Murphy Brown for a series revival to be aired on CBS in the 2018-2019 season add something


Diane Keaton - Keaton's only project of 2018 was "Book Club" in which she starred alongside Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, and Mary Steenburgen as four friends who read "Fifty Shades of Grey" as part of their monthly book club, and subsequently begin to change how they view their personal relationships


Joe Regalbuto - Murphy Brown - On February 26, 2018, it was announced that Regalbuto would return to a revival series of "Murphy Brown" along with former co-stars Candice Bergen, Faith_Ford and Grant Shaud


On May 10, 2019, the reboot was canceled by CBS. add something