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Shirley Knight

1936-07-05 Goessel, Kansas, USA

Image of Shirley Knight


Shirley Enola Knight was an American stage, screen, and television actress. She has been nominated twice for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, in 1960 for The Dark at the Top of the Stairs and in 1962 for Sweet Bird of Youth.


Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Self 2021-08-14
Periphery Leanne Cross 2018-03-26
The Missing Girl Mrs. Colvins 2015-09-13
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 Mom 2015-04-16
Mercy Gramma 2014-10-07
Redwood Highway Marie Vaughn 2013-04-05
Our Idiot Brother Ilene 2011-08-26
Elevator Jane Redding 2011-01-01
Listen to Your Heart Grandma Sam 2010-08-14
The Private Lives of Pippa Lee Dot Nadeau 2009-07-07
Paul Blart: Mall Cop Mom 2009-01-15
The Other Side of the Tracks Helen 2008-03-28
Not Fade Away Diane 2008-04-11
Grandma's Boy Bea 2006-01-06
Sweet Bird of Youth: Chasing Time Self 2006-05-02
Love and Debate Lea 2006-06-13
Open Window Ann 2006-09-01
A House on a Hill Mercedes Mayfield 2003-11-14
Mrs. Ashboro's Cat Mrs. Ashboro 2003-01-01
Fly Cherry Miss Christina 2003-01-12
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Necie Rose Kelleher 2002-06-07
Shadow Realm Mrs. Finch 2002-07-27
P.S. Your Cat Is Dead! Aunt Claire 2002-01-01
The Salton Sea Nancy Plummer 2002-02-02
Angel Eyes Elanora Davis 2001-05-15
My Louisiana Sky Jewel Ramsey 2001-05-12
75 Degrees in July Jo Beth Anderson 2000-01-01
The Wedding Gram (Miss Caroline) 1998-02-22
A Marriage of Convenience Harriet Winslow 1998-10-18
A Father for Brittany Donna Minkowitz 1998-03-15
Convictions Margaret 1997-11-10
As Good as It Gets Beverly 1997-12-19
Little Boy Blue Doris Knight 1997-06-01
Somebody Is Waiting Irma 1996-12-19
Diabolique Edie Danziger 1996-03-22
Dying to Be Perfect: The Ellen Hart Pena Story Joan Hart 1996-11-24
Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden Sally Ann 1996-01-07
If These Walls Could Talk Mary Donnelly 1996-09-11
The Uninvited Delia 1996-10-29
Mary & Tim Esther 1996-11-03
A Promise to Carolyn Jolene Maggart 1996-01-16
Indictment: The McMartin Trial Peggy Buckey 1995-05-20
Dad, the Angel & Me Betty 1995-01-01
Stuart Saves His Family Mom 1995-04-12
Baby Brokers Sylvia 1994-02-21
The Yarn Princess Esther 1994-03-27
Death in Venice, CA Mona Dickens 1994-10-01
Color of Night Edith Niedelmeyer 1994-08-19
A Mother's Revenge Bess Warden 1993-11-14
When Love Kills: The Seduction of John Hearn Edna Larson 1993-05-18
To Save a Child 1991-09-08
Shadow of a Doubt Helen Potter 1991-04-27
Bump in the Night Katie Leonard 1991-01-06
With Intent to Kill Edna Reinecker 1984-10-24
The Sweet Scent of Death Ann Fairfax Denver 1984-12-17
The Sender Jerolyn 1982-10-22
Kennedy's Children Carla 1982-02-11
Endless Love Ann Butterfield 1981-07-17
Playing for Time Frau Lagerführerin Maria Mandel 1980-09-30
Champions: A Love Story Barbara Harlich 1979-01-13
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure Hannah Meredith 1979-05-18
The Defection of Simas Kudirka Genna Kudirka 1978-01-23
21 Hours at Munich Anneliese Graes 1976-11-07
Return to Earth Joan Aldrin 1976-05-14
Medical Story Phyllis Lenahan 1975-09-04
Friendly Persuasion Eliza Birdwell 1975-05-18
Juggernaut Barbara Banister 1974-09-25
The Country Girl Georgie Elgin 1974-02-05
The Lie Anna 1973-04-24
Secrets Beatrice 1971-09-21
The Rain People Natalie Ravenna 1969-08-27
The Counterfeit Killer Angie Peterson 1968-05-01
Filmmaker Herself 1968-12-01
Shadow Over Elveron Joanne Tregaskis 1968-03-05
Petulia Polo 1968-06-10
Dutchman Lula 1967-02-27
The Outsider Peggy Leydon 1967-11-21
The Group Polly 1966-03-04
Flight from Ashiya Caroline Gordon / Stevenson 1964-03-25
House of Women Erica Hayden 1962-04-11
Sweet Bird of Youth Heavenly Finley 1962-03-21
The Couch Terry Ames 1962-02-21
Ice Palace Grace Kennedy 1960-01-02
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs Reenie Flood 1960-09-28
Five Gates to Hell Sister Maria 1959-09-23