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Maureen Stapleton

1925-06-21 Troy, New York, United States

Image of Maureen Stapleton


Lois Maureen Stapleton (June 21, 1925 – March 13, 2006) was an American actress. She was the recipient of an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, two Tony Awards, and a Primetime Emmy Award, and is one of the few performers to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting.


Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Self 2003-01-01
Wilbur Falls Wilbur Falls High Secretary 1998-07-25
Snow Cat Grandma (voice) 1998-01-01
Addicted to Love Nana 1997-05-23
Jack Lemmon: America's Everyman Self 1996-11-25
Trading Mom Mrs. Cavour, the Gardener 1994-03-04
The Last Good Time Ida Cutler 1994-10-01
Tennessee Williams: Orpheus of the American Stage Herself 1994-12-19
Last Wish Ida Rollin 1992-01-12
Lincoln Sarah Bush Lincoln (voice) 1992-12-26
Passed Away Mary Scanlan 1992-04-24
Miss Rose White Tanta Perla 1992-04-26
Liberace: Behind the Music Frances Liberace 1988-10-08
Cocoon: The Return Mary Luckett 1988-09-13
Doin' Time on Planet Earth Helium Balloon Saleslady 1988-09-16
Made in Heaven Aunt Lisa 1987-11-06
Sweet Lorraine Lillian Garber 1987-01-01
Nuts Rose Kirk 1987-11-20
Heartburn Vera 1986-07-25
The Money Pit Estelle 1986-03-26
The Cosmic Eye Mother Earth (voice) 1986-06-06
Night of 100 Stars II Self 1985-03-10
Private Sessions Dr. Liz Bolger 1985-03-18
Cocoon Mary Luckett 1985-06-21
America and Lewis Hine Voice 1984-09-29
Johnny Dangerously Ma Kelly 1984-12-21
Sentimental Journey Ruthie 1984-03-17
Family Secrets Maggie Lukauer 1984-05-13
Alice in Wonderland White Queen 1983-10-03
Montgomery Clift Self 1983-01-01
The Electric Grandmother Grandmother 1982-01-17
Night of 100 Stars Self 1982-03-08
On the Right Track Mary the Bag Lady 1981-03-06
Reds Emma Goldman 1981-12-25
The Fan Belle Goldman 1981-05-15
The Runner Stumbles Mrs. Shandig 1979-11-16
The Muppets Go Hollywood Self 1979-05-16
Lost and Found Jemmy 1979-07-13
Letters from Frank Betty Miller 1979-11-22
The Gathering, Part II Kate Thornton 1979-12-17
Interiors Pearl 1978-08-02
The Gathering Kate 1977-12-04
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Big Mama 1976-12-06
Queen of the Stardust Ballroom Bea Asher 1975-02-13
Tell Me Where It Hurts Connie 1974-03-12
Voyage to Next Mother Earth (voice) 1974-10-01
A Sunday Dinner 1974-01-01
Tennessee Williams' South 1973-01-01
Dig: A Journey Into Earth Mother (voice) 1972-04-08
Summer of '42 Hermie's Mother (voice) (uncredited) 1971-04-19
Plaza Suite Karen Nash 1971-05-12
Airport Inez Guerrero 1970-05-29
Trilogy Mary O'Meaghan 1969-06-08
Bye Bye Birdie Mama Mae Peterson 1963-04-04
Vu du pont Beatrice Carbone 1962-01-19
The Fugitive Kind Vee Talbot 1960-04-14
For Whom the Bell Tolls Pilar 1959-03-12
Lonelyhearts Fay Doyle 1959-03-04
Main Street to Broadway Self (uncredited) 1953-10-12