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Candice Bergen

1946-05-09 Los Angeles, California, USA

Image of Candice Bergen


Candice Patricia Bergen (born May 9, 1946) is an American actress and former fashion model. She is known for starring in two TV series, as the title character on the situation comedy Murphy Brown (1988–1998), for which she won five Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards; and as Shirley Schmidt on the comedy-drama Boston Legal (2004–2008), for which she was nominated for two Emmys, a Golden Globe, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She starred in several major films throughout the mid 1960s to early 1980s such as The Sand Pebbles, Carnal Knowledge, The Wind and the Lion, and Gandhi and received an Academy Award nomination for her role in Starting Over. Her later career includes character roles in Miss Congeniality and Sweet Home Alabama.


Let Them All Talk Roberta 2020-12-10
Belushi Self (archive footage) 2020-10-14
Alan Pakula: Going for Truth Self 2019-10-12
Book Club Sharon 2018-05-18
Home Again Lillian Stewart 2017-09-07
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) Julia Meyerowitz 2017-10-13
Rules Don't Apply Nadine Henly 2016-11-23
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special Self 2015-02-15
In Their Own Words: Jim Henson 2015-09-15
Beautiful & Twisted Bernice 2015-06-08
Louis Malle, le rebelle Self (archiveFootage) 2015-03-30
A Merry Friggin' Christmas Donna Mitchler 2014-11-07
Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film Herself 2014-08-25
And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-01
Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Herself 2013-05-03
Inequality for All Murphy Brown (archive footage) 2013-01-19
Elusive Justice Narrator 2011-11-26
Saturday Night Live Backstage Self 2011-02-20
The Romantics Augusta Hayes 2010-09-10
The Women of SNL Fern (archive footage) 2010-11-01
Bride Wars Marion St. Claire 2009-01-09
The Women Catherine Frazier 2008-09-12
Sex and the City Enid Frick 2008-05-12
William Shatner in Concert 2006-03-22
Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live Self 2005-02-20
The In-Laws Judy Tobias 2003-05-23
Footsteps Daisy Lowendahl 2003-10-11
View from the Top Sally Weston 2003-03-21
Sweet Home Alabama Mayor Kate Hennings 2002-09-26
Miss Congeniality Kathy Morningside 2000-12-22
Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Special Self 1999-09-25
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Robert Wise Self 1998-04-01
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman Anne Boleyn 1998-01-01
Who Is Henry Jaglom? Self 1997-07-08
Mary & Tim Mary Horton 1996-11-03
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies 1995-06-05
Sesame Street All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Self (archive footage) 1994-05-18
The World of Jim Henson Self (archive footage) 1994-11-23
Understanding the Universe Narrator 1993-08-03
The Earth Day Special Murphy Brown 1990-04-22
Sing! Sesame Street Remembers Joe Raposo and His Music Herself 1990-05-16
Helmut Newton: Frames from the Edge Herself 1989-06-26
Mayflower Madam Sydney Biddle Barrows 1987-11-15
Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes All-Star 50th Anniversary Herself 1986-01-14
Murder: By Reason of Insanity Ewa Berwid 1985-10-01
Arthur the King Morgan Le Fay 1985-04-26
Stick Kyle McClaren 1985-04-26
2010 SAL 9000 1984-12-06
The Making of Gandhi: Mr. Attenborough and Mr. Gandhi 1983-02-01
Gandhi Margaret Bourke-White 1982-11-30
Rich and Famous Merry Noel Blake 1981-09-23
The Muppets Go Hollywood Herself 1979-05-16
Starting Over Jessica Potter 1979-10-05
Oliver's Story Marcie Bonwit 1978-12-15
La fine del mondo nel nostro solito letto in una notte piena di pioggia Lizzy 1978-01-17
The Domino Principle Ellie 1977-03-23
The Wind and the Lion Eden Pedecaris 1975-05-22
The Lion Roars Again Herself 1975-01-01
Bite the Bullet Miss Jones 1975-09-26
11 Harrowhouse Maren Shirell 1974-09-26
The Hunting Party Melissa Ruger 1971-07-16
Carnal Knowledge Susan 1971-06-30
T.R. Baskin T. R. Baskin 1971-10-20
Soldier Blue Kathy Maribel Lee, 'Cresta' 1970-08-12
Getting Straight Jan 1970-05-13
The Adventurers Sue Ann Daley 1970-03-25
The Woody Allen Special Herself 1969-09-21
The Magus Lily 1968-12-10
Vivre pour vivre Candice 1967-09-13
Όταν τα Ψάρια Βγήκαν στη Στεριά Electra Brown 1967-09-27
The Group Lakey 1966-03-04
The Sand Pebbles Shirley Eckert 1966-12-20
As Sick As They Made Us Barbara