Tag: Irish Ancestry

Maureen Stapleton

(1925–2006) Lois Maureen Stapleton Filmography as Actress: Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin   Born June 21 1925 Troy, NY (USA) Died March 13 2006 Lenox, MA (USA) Occupation Actress Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards Emmy…

Van Heflin

(1908–1971) Emmett Evan Heflin, Jr. Filmography as Actor: Madame Bovary 1949 Director: Vincente Minnelli Starring: Jennifer Jones, James Mason     Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin   Born December 13 1908 Walters, OK (USA) Died…

Helen Hayes

(1900–1993) Helen Hayes MacArthur, née Brown Filmography as Actress: Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin   Born October 10 1900 Washington, DC (USA) Died March 17 1993 Nyack, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure Occupation…

James Cromwell

(1940) James Oliver Cromwell Filmography as Actor: Murder by Death 1976 Director: Robert Moore Starring: Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote     The Queen 2006 Director: Stephen Frears Starring: Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen   Born January 27 1940 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Occupation Actor…

Charles Laughton

(1899–1962) Filmography as Actor: Witness for the Prosecution 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich     Spartacus 1960 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier   Born July 1 1899 Scarborough (England) Died December 15 1962 Hollywood, Los Angeles,…

Elsa Lanchester

(1902–1986) Elizabeth Lanchester Sullivan Filmography as Actress: Witness for the Prosecution 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich     Murder by Death 1976 Director: Robert Moore Starring: Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote   Born October 28 1902 Lewisham,…

Eileen Brennan

(1932–2013) Verla Eileen Regina Brennen Filmography as Actress: Murder by Death 1976 Director: Robert Moore Starring: Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote     Born September 3 1932 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Died July 28 2013 Burbank, CA (USA) Cause of death…

Agnes Moorehead

(1900–1974) Agnes Robertson Moorehead Filmography as Actress: The Swan 1956 Director: Charles Vidor Starring: Grace Kelly, Alec Guinness   Born December 6 1900 Clinton, MA (USA) Died April 30 1974 Rochester, MN (USA) Cause of death Cancer Occupation Actress Awards…

John Huston

(1906–1987) John Marcellus Huston Filmography as Actor: Chinatown 1974 Director: Roman Polanski Starring: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway   Born August 5 1906 Nevada, MO (USA) Died August 28 1987 Middletown, RI (USA) Cause of death Emphysema Pneumonia Wife Evelyn Keyes (1916-2008) Occupation Actor…

James Stewart

(1908–1997) James Maitland Stewart Filmography as Actor: The Philadelphia Story 1940 Director: George Cukor Starring: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn     Rope 1948 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, John Dall     Rear Window 1954 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, Grace Kelly    …