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Frances Sternhagen

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Frances Sternhagen

American actress add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1930.

Countries: United States (70%), Massachusetts (9%), New York (9%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Edward Albee, Marsha Mason, Stephen King

Linked to: Bryn Mawr College, The Catholic University of America, Madeira School, Potomac School

 

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Frances Sternhagen was born in 1930 add something


1948

Sternhagen started her career teaching acting, singing and dancing to school children at Milton Academy in Massachusetts, and she herself first performed in 1948 at a Bryn Mawr summer theater in "The Glass Menagerie" and "Angel Street" add something


1950

Sternhagen has appeared on and off Broadway, in movies, and on TV since the 1950s add something


1967

Sternhagen made her film debut in 1967's New York City high school drama "Up the Down Staircase", which starred Sandy Dennis add something


1970

She is recognized as "Mrs. Marsh" from a series of television commercials for Colgate toothpaste that aired in the 1970s add something


1971

She had appeared in the original Broadway production of Edward Albee's "All Over" in 1971, with Colleen Dewhurst and Jessica Tandy add something

 

She had character roles in the 1971 Paddy Chayefsky's classic "The Hospital", in "Two People" and in Billy Wilder's "Fedora" add something


 

She has been nominated for Tony awards five other times, including for her roles in the original Broadway casts of "Equus" and "On Golden Pond" , both later made into Oscar-nominated movies with other actresses, as well as for Lorraine Hansberry's "The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window" , the musical "Angel" which was based on Thomas Wolfe's "Look Homeward, Angel", and the 2002 revival of Paul Osborne's "Morning's at Seven" add something


1978

Ernest Thompson - The play opened off-off-Broadway in 1978, starring Tom Aldredge and Frances Sternhagen


1988

Her best-known Off-Broadway role was her feisty portrayal of the title character in 1988's Pulitzer prize-winning drama "Driving Miss Daisy" which was originated by Dana Ivey at Playwrights Horizons in New York add something


1990

Misery (film) - "'Misery"' is a 1990 American psychological thriller film based on Stephen King's 1987 novel and starring James Caan, Kathy Bates, Lauren Bacall, Richard Farnsworth, and Frances Sternhagen


1992

Piper Laurie - She had a featured role in the Off-Broadway production of "The Destiny of Me" in 1992, and returned to Broadway for Lincoln Center's acclaimed 2002 revival of Paul Osborn's "Morning's at Seven", with Julie Hagerty, Buck Henry, Frances Sternhagen and Estelle Parsons


1995

She read as the title character in the Stephen King novel "Dolores Claiborne" in a 1995 audiobook recording add something


 

In 1998 she won the Dramatists Guild Fund's "Madge Evans & Sidney Kingsley award for Excellence in Theater" add something


2002

She recorded a voiceover for a May 2002 episode of "The Simpsons" add something


2005

Her previous Broadway role was in the summer 2005 production of "Steel Magnolias" with Marsha Mason, Delta Burke, Christine Ebersole, Lily Rabe and Rebecca Gayheart add something

 

She starred in the 2005 revival of Edward Albee's "Seascape", produced by Lincoln Center Theater at the Booth Theater on Broadway add something

 

Marsha Mason - In August 2005 Mason starred as Hecuba at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater and on Broadway "Steel Magnolias", with Delta Burke, Frances Sternhagen, Rebecca_Gayheart, Lily Rabe and Christine Ebersole


2006

In summer 2006, she finished her 24th Broadway role, guest-starred on TV's "The Closer", playing Willie Rae Johnson, the mother of Brenda Leigh Johnson, the lead character add something


2007

Sternhagen starred in Frank Darabont's suspense/thriller "The Mist", released on November 21, 2007 add something


2009

Irma S. Rombauer - She is portrayed by Frances Sternhagen in the 2009 film "Julie & Julia"


 

In 2013, Sternhagen won the Obie award for Lifetime Achievement add something