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Eva Marie Saint

1924-07-04 Newark, New Jersey, USA

Image of Eva Marie Saint


Eva Marie Saint is an American actress who has starred in films, on Broadway, and on television in a career spanning seven decades, she's known for bringing emotional depth and complexity to her roles, in which she generally played women who appear fragile but have great inner strength. She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the drama film "On the Waterfront" (1954), and later starred in the thriller film "North by Northwest" (1959), directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Saint received Golden Globe and BAFTA award nominations for the drama film "A Hatful of Rain" (1957) and won an Emmy Award for the television miniseries People Like Us (1990). Her most notable subsequent movies included "Raintree County" (1957), Otto Preminger’s "Exodus" (1960), Vincente Minnelli’s "The Sandpiper" (1965), the Cold War comedy "The Russians Are Coming! The Russians Are Coming!" (1966), and the racing film "Grand Prix" (1966), in which she costarred with James Garner.


Robert Osborne's 20th Anniversary Tribute Herself 2015-04-14
Eva Marie Saint: Live From the TCM Classic Film Festival 2014-03-31
And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-02
Winter's Tale Willa (Adult) 2014-02-13
Superman Returns Martha Kent 2006-06-28
Jenseits von Hollywood – Das Kino des Otto Preminger Herself 2006-01-01
Because of Winn-Dixie Miss Franny 2005-02-18
Don't Come Knocking Howard's Mutter 2005-05-19
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Herself 2003-01-01
I Dreamed of Africa Franca 2000-05-05
Papa's Angels Dori "Grammy" Jenkins 2000-12-03
Destination Hitchcock: The Making of 'North by Northwest' Herself 2000-01-01
Hitchcock, Selznick and the End of Hollywood (archive footage) 1999-01-23
After Jimmy Liz 1996-09-24
Mariette in Ecstasy Mother Saint-Raphael 1996-07-04
My Antonia Emmaline Burden 1995-01-01
Kiss of a Killer Mrs. Wilson 1993-02-01
Palomino Caroline Lord 1991-10-21
People Like Us Lil Van Degan Altemus 1990-05-13
Voyage of Terror: The Achille Lauro Affair Marilyn Klinghoffer 1990-04-29
I'll Be Home for Christmas Martha Bundy 1988-12-12
Breaking Home Ties Emma Wells 1987-11-26
The Last Days of Patton Mrs. Beatrice Ayer Patton 1986-12-15
Nothing in Common Lorraine Basner 1986-07-29
Love Leads the Way: A True Story Mrs. Eustes 1984-10-07
Malibu Mary Wharton 1983-01-23
Splendor in the Grass Mrs. Loomis 1981-10-26
The Best Little Girl in the World Joanne Powell 1981-05-11
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb Sarah Morrissey 1980-05-08
When Hell Was in Session Jane Denton 1979-10-08
A Christmas to Remember Emma Larson 1978-12-22
Taxi!! Passenger 1978-02-02
The Macahan's Kate 1976-01-19
Cancel My Reservation Sheila Bartlett 1972-09-21
Loving Selma Wilson 1970-03-04
The Stalking Moon Sarah Carver 1968-12-25
Grand Prix Louise Frederickson 1966-12-21
The Russians Are Coming! The Russians Are Coming! Elspeth Whittaker 1966-05-25
A Statue for 'The Sandpiper' Herself 1965-04-30
The Sandpiper Claire Hewitt 1965-06-23
36 Hours Anna Hedler 1964-11-26
A Carol for Another Christmas The Wave 1964-12-28
All Fall Down Echo O'Brien 1962-04-06
Exodus Kitty Fremont 1960-03-27
North by Northwest Eve Kendall 1959-07-08
A Hatful of Rain Celia Pope 1957-07-17
Raintree County Nell Gaither 1957-12-20
Operation Raintree Herself 1957-08-31
That Certain Feeling Dunreath Henry 1956-06-04
Our Town Emily Webb 1955-09-19
On the Waterfront Edie Doyle 1954-06-22
The Trip to Bountiful Thelma 1953-03-01
The Man Who Had Influence David's Cafe Guest (as Eve Marie Saint) 1950-05-29