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Colleen Dewhurst

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Colleen Rose Dewhurst (June 3, 1924 — August 22, 1991) was a Canadian-American actress known for a while as "the Queen of Off-Broadway." In her autobiography, Dewhurst wrote: "I had moved so quickly from one Off-Broadway production to the next that I was known, at one point, as the 'Queen of Off-Broadway'. This title was not due to my brilliance but rather because most of the plays I was in closed after a run of anywhere from one night to two weeks. I would then move immediately into another." Dewhurst was a renowned interpreter of the works of Eugene O’Neill on the stage, and her career also encompassed film, early dramas on live television, and Joseph Papp's New York Shakespeare Festival. Description above from the Wikipedia article Colleen Dewhurst, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 3, 1924 In Montréal, Québec, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
65
First Appeared:
In the series The Ed Sullivan Show 1948-06-20
Latest Project:
Series Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story 2016
Known For
Poster of The Crucible
Poster of Anne of Green Gables
Poster of The Twilight Zone
Poster of Tennessee Williams' South
Filmography
Series Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story Unknown 2016
Series Between Two Women Unknown 2016
Series The Crucible Unknown 2016
Series Focus Unknown 2016
Movie Dying Young Estelle Whittier 1991-06-20
Movie Bed & Breakfast Ruth Wellesly 1991-09-22
Movie The Exorcist III Satan (voice) (uncredited) 1990-08-17
Series The Civil War Various 1990-09-23
Movie The Civil War Various 1990-09-23
Movie Those She Left Behind Margaret Page 1989-03-06
Movie Termini Station Molly Dushane 1989-08-21
Series Murphy Brown Unknown 1988-11-14
Movie Le bonheur au bout du chemin - La suite Marilla Cuthbert 1987-01-01
Series Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel Unknown 1987-05-19
Movie Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel Marilla Cuthbert 1987-05-19
Movie Between Two Women Barbara Petherton 1986-03-10
Movie As Is Hospice Worker 1986-07-27
Movie The Boy Who Could Fly Mrs. Sherman 1986-08-15
Movie Sword of Gideon Golda Meir 1986-09-01
Series A.D. Antonia 1985-03-31
Series Moonlighting Unknown 1985-03-03
Movie A.D. Antonia 1985-03-31
Movie Le bonheur au bout du chemin Marilla Cuthbert 1985-01-01
Movie Anne of Green Gables Marilla Cuthbert 1985-12-01
Series Anne of Green Gables 1985-12-01
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1985-09-27
Movie The Glitter Dome Lorna Dillman 1984-11-18
Movie Alice in Wonderland Red Queen 1983-10-03
Movie The Dead Zone Henrietta Dodd 1983-10-21
Movie Between Two Brothers 1982-03-09
Movie Split Cherry Tree 1982-01-01
Series The Blue and the Gray Maggie Geyser 1982-11-14
Movie Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones Myrtle Kennedy 1980-04-15
Movie The Women's Room Val 1980-09-14
Series Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones Myrtle Kennedy 1980-04-15
Movie Tribute Gladys Petrelli 1980-12-14
Movie Final Assignment Dr. Valentine Ulanova 1980-10-01
Movie Baby Comes Home Anna Kramer 1980-10-16
Movie A Perfect Match Meg Larson 1980-10-05
Series Studs Lonigan Mary Lonigan 1979-03-07
Movie Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story Mrs. O'Neil 1979-02-24
Movie Studs Lonigan Mary Lonigan 1979-03-07
Movie When a Stranger Calls Tracy 1979-10-26
Movie The Third Walker Kate Maclean 1978-01-01
Movie Ice Castles Beulah Smith 1978-12-31
Movie Annie Hall Mrs. Hall 1977-04-19
Series Quincy, M.E. Unknown 1976-10-03
Movie A Moon for the Misbegotten Josie Hogan 1975-05-27
Movie McQ Myra 1974-01-04
Movie The Story of Jacob and Joseph Rebekah 1974-04-07
Movie Tennessee Williams' South 1973-01-01
Movie The Cowboys Kate 1972-01-13
Movie The Price 1971-01-02
Movie The Last Run Monique 1971-07-07
Movie A Fine Madness Dr. Vera Kropotkin 1966-06-29
Series The Big Valley Unknown 1965-09-15
Series The F.B.I. Unknown 1965-09-19
Series The Virginian Unknown 1962-09-19
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Movie Man on a String Helen Benson 1960-05-20
Movie The Nun's Story Dangerous Hospital Patient 1959-06-18
Series Decoy Unknown 1957-10-14
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20