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Julie Harris

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Julia Ann Harris (December 2, 1925 – August 24, 2013) was an American actress. Renowned for her classical and contemporary stage work, she received five Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Play. Harris debuted on Broadway in 1945, against the wishes of her mother, who wanted her to be a society debutante. Harris was acclaimed for her performance as an isolated 12-year-old girl in the 1950 play The Member of the Wedding, a role she reprised in the 1952 film of the same name, for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress. In 1951, her range was demonstrated as Sally Bowles in the original production of I Am a Camera, for which she won her first Tony award. She subsequently appeared in the 1955 film version. Harris gave acclaimed performances in films including The Haunting (1963), and Reflections in a Golden Eye (1967), in which she played opposite Marlon Brando. A method actor, she won Tony awards for The Lark (1956), Forty Carats (1969), The Last of Mrs. Lincoln (1973), and The Belle of Amherst (1977). She was also a Grammy Award winner and a three time Emmy Award winner. Harris was inducted into the American Theatre Hall of Fame in 1979, received the National Medal of Arts in 1994,[1] and the 2002 Special Lifetime Achievement Tony Award Description above from the Wikipedia article Julie Harris, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Dec 2, 1925 In Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
87
First Appeared:
In the series The Ed Sullivan Show 1948-06-20
Latest Project:
Movie Brontë 2022
Known For
Poster of The Dark Half
Poster of Housesitter
Poster of Brooklyn Bridge
Poster of The Haunting
Filmography
Movie Brontë Charlotte Brontë 2022
Movie The Lightkeepers Mrs. Deacon 2009-12-18
Movie The Beatles: Help! Self 2007-10-27
Movie East of Eden: Art in Search of Life Herself 2005-05-31
Movie Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Self 2003-01-01
Movie The First of May Carlotta 1999-03-20
Series Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony Susan B. Anthony (voice) 1999-11-07
Movie Bad Manners Professor Harper 1998-10-09
Movie Walter Matthau: Diamond in the Rough Self 1997-01-01
Movie Ellen Foster Leonora Nelson 1997-12-14
Movie Carried Away Joseph's Mother 1996-01-26
Movie The Christmas Tree Sister Anthony 1996-12-22
Movie Little Surprises Unknown 1996-10-01
Movie James Dean and Me Herself 1995-01-01
Movie Secrets Caroline Phelan 1995-05-25
Series Baseball Voice 1994-09-18
Series Scarlett Eleanor Butler 1994-11-13
Movie One Christmas Sook 1994-12-19
Movie Vanished Without a Trace Odessa Ray 1993-02-28
Movie When Love Kills: The Seduction of John Hearn Alice 1993-05-18
Movie The Dark Half Reggie DeLesseps 1993-04-23
Movie Housesitter Edna Davis 1992-06-12
Series The Civil War Mary Chestnut 1990-09-23
Movie The Woman He Loved Alice 1988-04-03
Movie Gorillas in the Mist Roz Carr 1988-09-23
Movie Forever James Dean Herself 1988-01-01
Movie Too Good to Be True Margaret Berent 1988-11-14
Movie The Christmas Wife Iris 1988-12-12
Movie Annihilator Girl 1986-04-07
Movie The Shakers: Hands to Work, Hearts to God (voice) 1985-08-07
Series Family Ties Unknown 1982-09-22
Movie Brooklyn Bridge Emily Roebling (voice) 1981-11-08
Series Backstairs at the White House Helen 'Nellie' Taft 1979-01-29
Movie The Bell Jar Mrs. Greenwood 1979-03-20
Series Knots Landing Unknown 1979-12-27
Series Tales of the Unexpected Mrs. Foster 1979-03-24
Movie The Gift Anne Devlin 1979-12-15
Movie Stubby Pringle's Christmas Georgia Henderson 1978-12-17
Series Vega$ Unknown 1978-09-20
Series The Kennedy Center Honors Self 1978-12-28
Movie The Belle of Amherst Emily Dickinson 1976-01-01
Movie The Last of Mrs. Lincoln Mary Todd Lincoln 1976-09-16
Movie Voyage of the Damned Alice Fienchild 1976-12-22
Movie The Hiding Place Betsie ten Boom 1975-05-04
Movie Long Way Home Elizabeth Holvak 1975-09-07
Series The Family Holvak Unknown 1975-09-07
Movie Home for the Holidays Elizabeth Hall Morgan 1974-07-13
Movie The Greatest Gift Elizabeth Holvak 1974-11-04
Series Hawkins Janet Hubbard 1973-03-13
Series Thicker than Water Unknown 1973-06-13
Series The Evil Touch Unknown 1973-06-19
Series Columbo Karen Fielding 1971-09-15
Movie House on Greenapple Road Leona Miller 1970-01-11
Movie How Awful About Allan Katherine 1970-09-22
Movie The People Next Door Gerrie Mason 1970-08-26
Series Medical Center Unknown 1969-09-24
Series The Dick Cavett Show Herself - Guest 1968-06-06
Series Journey to the Unknown Unknown 1968-09-26
Movie The Split Gladys 1968-11-04
Series Garrison's Gorillas Unknown 1967-09-06
Movie Reflections in a Golden Eye Alison Langdon 1967-10-13
Movie Harper Betty Fraley 1966-02-22
Series Tarzan Unknown 1966-09-08
Movie You're a Big Boy Now Miss Nora Thing 1966-09-09
Series Run for Your Life Unknown 1965-09-13
Movie The Holy Terror Florence Nightingale 1965-04-07
Series The Big Valley Unknown 1965-09-15
Series Laredo Unknown 1965-09-16
Movie Little Moon of Alban Brigid Mary Mangan 1964-03-18
Series Daniel Boone Unknown 1964-09-24
Movie The Haunting Eleanor 'Nell' Lance 1963-08-21
Series Kraft Suspense Theatre Unknown 1963-10-10
Movie Requiem for a Heavyweight Grace Miller 1962-10-16
Movie The Power and the Glory Maria (Priest's Mistress) 1961-10-29
Series Rawhide Unknown 1959-01-09
Movie A Doll's House Nora 1959-11-15
Movie Little Moon of Alban Brigid Mary Mangan 1958-03-24
Movie The Truth About Women Helen Cooper 1957-01-01
Series DuPont Show of the Month Mattie Silver 1957-09-29
Series Tony Awards Herself - Nominee 1956-04-01
Movie East of Eden Abra Bacon 1955-03-09
Movie James Dean Screen Tests (1954-55) Herself 1955-01-01
Movie I Am a Camera Sally Bowles 1955-07-21
Movie A Wind from the South Shevawn 1955-09-14
Movie The Member of the Wedding Frances 'Frankie' Addams 1952-12-25
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20