Knowledge Identifier: +Goldie_Hawn
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1945.
Countries: United States (70%), California (6%), United Kingdom (4%)
Linked to: American University, Conservative Party, Montgomery Blair High School, Three's Company
Hawn began taking ballet and tap dance lessons at the age of three, and danced in the chorus of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo production of The Nutcracker in 1955.
She made her stage debut in 1961, playing Juliet in a Virginia Shakespeare Festival production of Romeo and Juliet.
Ben Stein - Stein graduated from Montgomery Blair High School in 1962 along with classmate journalist Carl Bernstein; actress Goldie Hawn was one year behind
By 1964, she ran and taught in a ballet school, having dropped out of American University, where she was majoring in drama.
Hawn had made her feature film debut in a bit role as a giggling dancer in the 1968 film The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band, in which she was billed as "Goldie Jeanne", but in her first major film role, in Cactus Flower, she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress as Walter Matthau's suicidal fiancee.
Edward Albert - He is best known for his work in the 1972 film "Butterflies Are Free", in which he played a blind man, starring opposite Goldie Hawn
Citroen CX - A Series 1 CX Saloon features in the 1980 film "Private Benjamin", starring Goldie Hawn
Armand Assante - A role that brought him greater attention came in 1980's "Private Benjamin" as a handsome Frenchman who becomes the love interest of a U.S. soldier played by Goldie Hawn
Eileen Brennan - In 1980, Brennan received a best supporting actress Oscar nomination for her role as Goldie Hawn's nasty commanding officer in "Private Benjamin"
Robyn Lively - Throughout the 1980s, she appeared in several television shows and movies including "Punky Brewster", "Wildcats" with Goldie Hawn, "The Karate Kid, Part III", and "Not Quite Human"
Kurt Russell - In 1983, in the middle of his divorce from Hubley, Russell re-connected with Goldie Hawn on the set of the film "Swing Shift", and they have been in a relationship ever since
Georganne LaPiere - Her most famous role was Bobbie in a 1984 comedy film "Protocol" with Goldie Hawn in the main role
At the age of thirty-nine, Hawn posed for the cover of Playboy's January 1985 issue.
Wesley Snipes - He made his film debut in the 1986 Goldie Hawn vehicle "Wildcats"
Gene Saks - Among Saks' screen credits are "Cactus Flower", which won Goldie Hawn the Academy *award for Best Supporting Actress, "Barefoot in the Park", "The Last of the Red Hot Lovers", "The Odd Couple", "Mame", "So I Married an Axe Murderer" , and the 1995 television production of "Bye Bye Birdie"
Groucho Marx - Woody Allen's 1996 musical "Everyone Says I Love You", in addition to being named for one of Groucho's signature songs, ends with a Groucho-themed New Year's Eve party in Paris, which some of the stars, including Allen and Goldie Hawn, attend in full Groucho costume
Bette Midler - In 1997, Midler, along with her co-stars from The First Wives Club, Goldie Hawn, and Diane Keaton, was a recipient of the Women in Film Crystal Award, which honors "outstanding women who, through their endurance and the excellence of their work, have helped to expand the role of women within the entertainment industry".
Hawn performed a cover version of the Beatles' song, "A Hard Day's Night", on George Martin's 1998 album, In My Life.
In 2001, Hawn was reunited with former co-stars Warren_Beatty and Diane Keaton for the comedy Town & Country, a critical and financial fiasco.
Hawn became a grandmother for a second time when her son Oliver and his wife, actress Erinn Bartlett, had a son, Wilder Brooks Hudson, in 2007.
Wendi McLendon-Covey - In February 2012 she was cast opposite Goldie Hawn in the HBO comedy pilot "The Viagra Diaries", created by "Sex and the City" creator and executive producer Darren Star, but when Hawn exited the pilot, McLendon-Covey left the show
In 2017 Hawn will be returning to big screen for the first time since 2002 to portray the mother of Amy Schumer's character in the comedy "Snatched"