Lillian Gish (1893–1993)

Actress | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Night of the Hunter (1955) | The Whales of August (1987) | Duel in the Sun (1946)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 9 wins & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
NICKNAME  
The First Lady of American Cinema
BORN 
Oct 14, 1893 (died Feb 27, 1993)
HEIGHT 
5' 4" (1.63m)

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Past Film & Video (100 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (27 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Mrs Loftus (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Hobson's ChoiceHobson's Choice (TV Movie) Miss Molly Winkle  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Thin IceThin Ice (TV Movie) Grandmother  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Mrs. Williams (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for SparrowSparrow (TV Movie) Widow  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Twin DetectivesTwin Detectives (TV Movie) Billy Jo Haskins  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Arsenic and Old LaceArsenic and Old Lace (TV Movie) Martha Brewster  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Alfred Hitchcock HourThe Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) Bessie Carnby (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Mrs. Cooper / Louisa Clarendon (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1964 2
  • Primary photo for Breaking PointBreaking Point (TV Series) Stella Manville (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. NovakMr. Novak (TV Series) Maude Phipps (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Spiral StaircaseThe Spiral Staircase (TV Movie) Mrs. Warren  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Theatre '62Theatre '62 (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Play of the WeekPlay of the Week (TV Series) Dolly Talbo (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Alcoa HourThe Alcoa Hour (TV Series) Esther Crampton (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Ford Star JubileeFord Star Jubilee (TV Series) Mary Todd Lincoln (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Playwrights '56Playwrights '56 (TV Series) Mrs. Compson (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Mrs. Bibb (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Campbell PlayhouseCampbell Playhouse (TV Series) Miss Harrington (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Robert Montgomery PresentsRobert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) Actress (2 episodes, 1951)  Less 1951–1954 2
  • Primary photo for Christmas Festival Hour of MusicChristmas Festival Hour of Music (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for The Trip to BountifulThe Trip to Bountiful (TV Movie) Carrie Watts  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for The Philco Television PlayhouseThe Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series) Carrie Watts / Narrator / Abby (3 episodes, 1949)  Less 1949–1953 3
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Grandma Moses (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Celanese TheatreCelanese Theatre (TV Series) Sister Christina (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for Silver GlorySilver Glory (TV Movie) Producer, Writer  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for The Ford Theatre HourThe Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) Mrs. Midget (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949 1
Self (51 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (43 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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