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Murphy Brown
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Sprint Corporation
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Sprint Nextel
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Sela Ward
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Louis Malle
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Steve McQueen
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Candice Bergen

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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, Sprint Corporation, Sprint Nextel

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

 

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Candice Bergen was born in 1946 add something


1958

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


1960

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


1966

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.


1967

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


1969

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


1970

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


1971

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


1972

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


1975

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


1980

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


1981

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


1982

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


1985

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


1988

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


1990

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


1992

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


1995

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"


1998

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


1999

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


2000

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


2002

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


2003

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


2004

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


2005

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


2006

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


2009

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


2010

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


2011

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


2012

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


2014

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


2018

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