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Sandy Dennis

Sandra Dale "Sandy" Dennis (April 27, 1937 – March 2, 1992) was an American actress. She made her film debut in the drama Splendor in the Grass (1961). For her performance in the comedy-drama film Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966), she received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Dennis appeared in the films The Three Sisters (1966), Up the Down Staircase (1967), That Cold Day in the Park (1969), The Out-of-Towners (1970), God Told Me To (1976), The Four Seasons (1981), Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982), and Another Woman (1988). Her final film appearance came in the crime drama film The Indian Runner (1991). Dennis had a successful career on stage, appearing in the original stage production of Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean. For her performance in the play A Thousand Clowns, she received the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play. For her performance in the play Any Wednesday, she received the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sandy Dennis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Apr 27, 1937 In Hastings, Nebraska, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Tony Awards 1956-04-01
Latest Project:
Movie The Indian Runner 1991-09-20
Known For
Poster of The Equalizer
Poster of The Animals Film
Poster of The Fugitive
Poster of Splendor in the Grass
Movie The Indian Runner Mrs. Roberts 1991-09-20
Movie Parents Millie Dew 1989-01-27
Movie Another Woman Claire 1988-10-13
Movie 976-EVIL Aunt Lucy 1988-12-09
Movie The Execution Elsa Spahn 1985-01-14
Series The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1985-09-29
Series The Equalizer Kay Wesley 1985-09-18
Movie Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean Mona 1982-11-12
Movie The Animals Film 1981-10-01
Movie The Four Seasons Anne Callan 1981-05-22
Movie Wilson's Reward Martha James 1980-06-21
Movie Perfect Gentlemen Sophie Rosenman 1978-03-14
Movie Nasty Habits Sister Winifred 1977-03-18
Movie God Told Me To Martha Nicholas 1976-10-31
Movie Mr. Sycamore Jane Gwilt 1975-12-12
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Movie Something Evil Marjorie Worden 1972-01-21
Movie The Out-of-Towners Gwen Kellerman 1970-05-28
Movie The Man Who Wanted to Live Forever Dr. Enid Bingham 1970-12-16
Movie That Cold Day in the Park Frances Austen 1969-06-08
Movie A Touch of Love Rosamund Stacey 1969-08-19
Movie A Hatful of Rain Celia Pope 1968-03-03
Movie Sweet November Sara Deever 1968-02-08
Movie Up the Down Staircase Sylvia Barrett 1967-06-28
Movie The Fox Jill Banford 1967-12-13
Movie The Three Sisters Irina 1966-01-01
Movie Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Honey 1966-06-22
Series Arrest and Trial Unknown 1963-09-15
Series The Fugitive Unknown 1963-09-17
Movie Splendor in the Grass Kay 1961-10-10
Series Naked City Unknown 1958-09-30
Series Tony Awards Presenter 1956-04-01