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Anne Bancroft

1931-09-17 Bronx, New York, USA

Image of Anne Bancroft


Anne Bancroft (born Anna Maria Louisa Italiano; September 17, 1931 – June 6, 2005) was an American actress, director, screenwriter, and singer associated with the method acting school, having studied under Lee Strasberg. Respected for her acting prowess and versatility, Bancroft was acknowledged for her work in film, theatre, and television. She won one Academy Award, three BAFTA Awards, two Golden Globes, two Tony Awards, and two Emmy Awards, and several other awards and nominations. Description above from the Wikipedia article Anne Bancroft, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone Contessa 2003-05-04
Heartbreakers Gloria Vogal 2001-03-23
Haven Mama Gruber 2001-02-11
Up at the Villa Princess San Ferdinando 2000-04-14
Keeping the Faith Ruth Schram 2000-04-14
Deep in My Heart Geraldine 'Gerry' Eileen Cummings 1999-02-14
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Great Expectations Ms. Nora Dinsmoor 1998-01-19
G.I. Jane Senator Lillian DeHaven 1997-08-19
Critical Care Nun 1997-10-31
Homecoming Abigail Tillerman 1996-04-14
The Sunchaser Dr. Renata Baumbauer 1996-05-29
Dracula: Dead and Loving It Madame Ouspenskaya 1995-12-22
Home for the Holidays Adele Larson 1995-11-02
How to Make an American Quilt Glady Joe Cleary 1995-10-06
Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All Lucy Marsden (age 99-100) 1994-05-01
Point of No Return Amanda 1993-03-19
Mr. Jones Dr. Catherine Holland 1993-10-08
Malice Mrs. Kennsinger 1993-09-29
Love Potion No. 9 Madame Ruth 1992-11-13
Mrs. Cage Mrs. Cage 1992-05-20
Broadway Bound Kate Jerome 1992-03-22
Honeymoon in Vegas Bea Singer 1992-08-28
Bert Rigby, You're a Fool Meredith Perlestein 1989-02-24
Torch Song Trilogy Ma Beckoff 1988-01-01
84 Charing Cross Road Helene Hanff 1987-02-13
'night, Mother Thelma Cates 1986-09-12
Agnes of God Mother Miriam Ruth 1985-08-21
Garbo Talks Estelle Rolfe 1984-10-12
An Audience with Mel Brooks Herself 1984-02-04
To Be or Not to Be Anna Bronski 1983-12-16
Fatso Antoinette 1980-02-01
The Elephant Man Mrs. Kendal 1980-10-02
Jesus of Nazareth Mary Magdalene 1978-03-16
Mickey's 50 Herself 1978-11-19
The Turning Point Emma Jacklin 1977-11-14
Silent Movie Herself 1976-06-17
Lipstick Carla Bondi 1976-04-02
The Prisoner of Second Avenue Edna Edison 1975-03-14
The Hindenburg Ursula 1975-12-25
Blazing Saddles Churchgoer 1974-02-07
Young Winston Lady Jennie Churchill 1972-07-20
Annie: the Women in the Life of a Man Various 1970-02-18
The Graduate Mrs. Robinson 1967-12-21
7 Women Dr. D.R. Cartwright 1966-01-05
The Slender Thread Inga Dyson 1965-12-15
The Pumpkin Eater Jo Armitage 1964-06-01
The Miracle Worker Annie Sullivan 1962-05-23
The Girl in Black Stockings Beth Dixon 1957-09-24
The Restless Breed Angelita 1957-05-01
Walk the Proud Land Tianay 1956-08-31
Nightfall Marie Gardner 1956-11-09
A Life in the Balance María Ibinia 1955-07-01
The Naked Street Rosalie Regalzyk 1955-08-01
New York Confidential Kathy Lupo 1955-02-15
The Last Frontier Corinna Marston 1955-12-07
Gorilla at Large Laverne Miller 1954-05-01
The Raid Katy Bishop 1954-08-04
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Tonight We Sing Emma Hurok 1953-01-26
The Kid from Left Field Marian Foley 1953-07-01
Treasure of the Golden Condor Marie, Comtesse de St. Malo 1953-02-04
Don't Bother to Knock Lyn Lesley 1952-07-18
The Man Who Had Influence Maria Cassini 1950-05-29