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June Squibb

1929-11-06 Vandalia, Illinois, USA

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Squibb began working in musical theatre at the St. Louis Muny and trained at the Cleveland Play House, and at the HB Studio. While at the Cleveland Play House, she performed in productions of Marseilles, The Play's the Thing, Goodbye, My Fancy, The Heiress, Detective Story, Antigone, Ladies in Retirement and Bloomer Girl. In 1958, she played Dulcie in The Boyfriend Off-Broadway. In 1959, she starred in an Off-Broadway revival of Lend an Ear with Elizabeth Allen. She made her Broadway debut in the original production of Gypsy starring Ethel Merman, taking over the role of stripper Electra in 1960. Squibb appeared in The Happy Time, which opened in 1968 and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Musical. In-between these periods, she did modelling work for romance novels and appeared in commercials. In 1995, she appeared in the play Sacrilege on Broadway, which starred Ellen Burstyn. Squibb played many roles in national tours, regional theatre, summer stock and off-Broadway. In 2012, she played Stella Gordon in Dividing the Estate at the Dallas Theater Center in which she received standout reviews. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Alexander Payne's film Nebraska. In 2015, she was inducted into the Cleveland Play House Hall of Fame. Squibb will appear in the Disney+ film Godmothered.


Family Squares 2022-02-25
Palmer Vivian Palmer 2021-01-29
The Humans Momo 2021-11-24
Godmothered Agnes 2020-12-04
Hubie Halloween Hubie's Mom 2020-10-07
Palm Springs Nana Schlieffen 2020-07-10
Soul Gerel (voice) 2020-12-25
Blow the Man Down Susie Gallagher 2019-04-26
Toy Story 4 Margaret the Store Owner (voice) 2019-06-19
Ralph Breaks the Internet Jimmy's Grandma (voice) 2018-11-20
Santa's Boots Grammy 2018-12-08
Summer '03 Dotty Winkle 2018-09-28
Father Figures Mrs. Hunt 2017-12-21
Table 19 Jo Flanagan 2017-03-03
Amanda & Jack Go Glamping Jude 2017-11-10
Other People Ruth-Anne 2016-09-09
A Country Called Home Judy Edwards 2016-02-26
7 Days in Hell Queen Elizabeth 2015-07-11
I'll See You in My Dreams Georgina 2015-05-15
Love the Coopers Aunt Fishy 2015-11-12
Nebraska Kate Grant 2013-09-21
The Man Who Shook the Hand of Vicente Fernandez Irma 2012-04-27
Would You Rather Linda 2012-10-14
Dead Write Miss Copperfiled 2011-01-01
Atlas Shrugged: Part I Mrs. Hastings 2011-04-14
The Perfect Family Mrs. Punch 2011-04-30
The Big Year Old Lady 2011-10-13
Miss This at Your Peril 2010-08-20
Shark Swarm Bess Wilder 2008-01-01
Just Add Water Mother 2008-03-18
A Stranger's Heart Aunt Cass 2007-05-05
Welcome to Mooseport Irma 2004-02-24
About Schmidt Helen Schmidt 2002-12-12
Far from Heaven Elderly Woman 2002-09-02
Meet Joe Black Helen 1998-11-12
In & Out Cousin Gretchen 1997-09-10
The Age of Innocence Mingott Maid 1993-09-10
Scent of a Woman Mrs. Hunsaker 1992-12-23
Alice Hilda 1990-12-25
Thelma Thelma Post