Eileen Heckart (1919–2001)

Actress
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KNOWN FOR 
The Bad Seed (1956) | Butterflies Are Free (1972) | The First Wives Club (1996)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations More »
AKA 
Irene Heckart
NICKNAME  
Heckie
BORN 
Mar 29, 1919 (died Dec 31, 2001)

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Past Film & Video (18 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (88 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for One Life to LiveOne Life to Live (TV Series) Ruth Perkins (1986) / Wilma Bern #1 (1992)  Less 1968–2013
  • Primary photo for CybillCybill (TV Series) Marge (3 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996–1998 3
  • Primary photo for Home ImprovementHome Improvement (TV Series) Elaine Jenkins (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for EllenEllen (TV Series) Grandma (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Murder OneMurder One (TV Series) Frances Wyler (6 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 6
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  • Primary photo for The 5 Mrs. BuchanansThe 5 Mrs. Buchanans (TV Series) Mother Emma Buchanan (17 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1995 17
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  • Primary photo for Ultimate BetrayalUltimate Betrayal (TV Movie) Sarah McNeil  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Love & WarLove & War (TV Series) Rose Stein (2 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–1994 2
  • Primary photo for Breathing LessonsBreathing Lessons (TV Movie) Mabel  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Triumph Over Disaster: The Hurricane Andrew StoryTriumph Over Disaster: The Hurricane Andrew Story (TV Movie) Shelley  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Stuck with Each OtherStuck with Each Other (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Annie McGuireAnnie McGuire (TV Series) Emma Block (10 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988–1989 10
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  • Primary photo for Tales from the DarksideTales from the Darkside (TV Series) Rose Pennywell (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for The Cosby ShowThe Cosby Show (TV Series) Mrs. Hickson (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for 9 to 59 to 5 (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Morning MaggieMorning Maggie (TV Movie) Aunt Esther Handlesman  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Ellen Burstyn ShowThe Ellen Burstyn Show (TV Series) Nathalie Garrett (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for The Recovery RoomThe Recovery Room (TV Movie) Mrs. Griffin, Steve's Grandmother  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Highway to HeavenHighway to Heaven (TV Series) Helen Spencer (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Partners in CrimePartners in Crime (TV Series) Jeanine (13 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 13
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  • Primary photo for Trapper John, M.D.Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) Lydia Pearl / Thelma (2 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981–1984 2
  • Primary photo for Trauma CenterTrauma Center (TV Series) Nurse Amy Decker (13 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983 13
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  • Primary photo for GloriaGloria (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Games Mother Never Taught YouGames Mother Never Taught You (TV Movie) Martha Brewster  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Table SettingsTable Settings (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Big Black PillThe Big Black Pill (TV Movie) Sister Clara  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Lou GrantLou Grant (TV Series) Flo Meredith (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Pack (Oct 27, 1980) Flo Meredith  Less
  • Primary photo for F.D.R.: The Last YearF.D.R.: The Last Year (TV Movie) Eleanor Roosevelt  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for White MamaWhite Mama (TV Movie) Three Bag Lady  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Out of the BlueOut of the Blue (TV Series) The Boss Angel (10 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 10
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  • Primary photo for 3 by Cheever3 by Cheever (TV Mini-series) Rosemary (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Backstairs at the White HouseBackstairs at the White House (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt (4 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 4
    • Episode #1.4 (Feb 19, 1979) Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt (credit only)  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Feb 12, 1979) Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (Feb 5, 1979) Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt (credit only)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the Prairie (TV Series) Amanda Cooper (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for The HoneymoonersThe Honeymooners (TV Movie) Mrs. Gibson - Alice's Mother  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Suddenly, LoveSuddenly, Love (TV Movie) Mrs. Malloy  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Ruthie (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Sunshine ChristmasSunshine Christmas (TV Movie) Bertha Hayden  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for AliceAlice (TV Series) Rose Hyatt (2 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976 2
  • Primary photo for Mary Tyler MooreMary Tyler Moore (TV Series) Flo Meredith (3 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1976 3
  • Primary photo for SwitchSwitch (TV Series) Annie Warren (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for RhodaRhoda (TV Series) Aunt Lillian Fiedler (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-OHawaii Five-O (TV Series) Agatha Henderson (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The F.B.I. Story: The FBI Versus Alvin Karpis, Public Enemy Number OneThe F.B.I. Story: The FBI Versus Alvin Karpis, Public Enemy Number One (TV Movie) Ma Barker  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for LilyLily (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Wedding BandWedding Band (TV Movie) Herman's Mother  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Barnaby JonesBarnaby Jones (TV Series) Virginia Lennox / 'Steele' (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
    • Dark Legacy (Mar 3, 1974) Virginia Lennox / 'Steele'  Less
  • Primary photo for Love StoryLove Story (TV Series) Marge Stone (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for BanyonBanyon (TV Series) Mrs. Shaw (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The VictimThe Victim (TV Movie) Mrs. Hawkes  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Streets of San FranciscoThe Streets of San Francisco (TV Series) Stella 'Stell' Charnovski (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for All the Way HomeAll the Way Home (TV Movie) Aunt Hannah Lynch  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Athena Partridge Royce / Hattie Silks (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1969 2
    • The Innocent (Nov 24, 1969) Athena Partridge Royce  Less
    • The Lady (Mar 27, 1965) Hattie Silks  Less
  • Primary photo for CorwinCorwin (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for CBS PlayhouseCBS Playhouse (TV Series) Janet Furguson (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
    • Secrets (May 5, 1968) Janet Furguson  Less
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Series) Sister Veronica (3 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1967 3
  • Primary photo for New York Television TheatreNew York Television Theatre (TV Series) Beatrice / Clara (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966 2
  • Primary photo for The Felony SquadThe Felony Squad (TV Series) Ruth Ehlers (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The F.B.I.The F.B.I. (TV Series) Mrs. Creighton (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The NursesThe Nurses (TV Series) Harriet Watts (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Dr. Katherine Tasso (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Eleventh HourThe Eleventh Hour (TV Series) Bea Miller (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Ben CaseyBen Casey (TV Series) Polly Jenks (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Naked CityNaked City (TV Series) Virginia Cort / Mildred Pepper (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1963 2
  • Primary photo for Dr. KildareDr. Kildare (TV Series) Nurse Jenny Freesmith (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The New BreedThe New Breed (TV Series) Harriet Dawson (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Lucy Baldwin (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Play of the WeekPlay of the Week (TV Series) Myrtle (3 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961 3
  • Primary photo for A Doll's HouseA Doll's House (TV Movie) Kristine Lind  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Dorothy / Rose (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959 2
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Courtesan (4 episodes, 1949)  Less 1949–1957 4
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  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Evie Jackson (3 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950–1957 3
  • Primary photo for The Alcoa HourThe Alcoa Hour (TV Series) Vi Miller (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Little FoxesThe Little Foxes (TV Movie) Birdie  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Goodyear Television PlayhouseGoodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) Kate / Ruthie (4 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1955 4
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  • Primary photo for The Philco Television PlayhouseThe Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series) Ruthie (6 episodes, 1949)  Less 1949–1955 6
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  • Primary photo for WindowsWindows (TV Series) Seamstress (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Campbell PlayhouseCampbell Playhouse (TV Series) Aunt Polly (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for JusticeJustice (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for The Trip to BountifulThe Trip to Bountiful (TV Movie) Jessie Mae Watts  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Short Short DramasShort Short Dramas (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for DangerDanger (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for SuspenseSuspense (TV Series) Mrs. Haskell / Margaret Quartermain / Mollie (7 episodes, 1949)  Less 1949–1952 7
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  • Primary photo for Out ThereOut There (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for The Big StoryThe Big Story (TV Series) Ruth Mugglebee (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for The WebThe Web (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Miss Green / Florie (2 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950–1951 2
  • Primary photo for Robert Montgomery PresentsRobert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Theatre HourThe Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) Carrie (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950 1
Self (12 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Broadway LegendsBroadway Legends (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The 54th Annual Tony AwardsThe 54th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The 46th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner & Presenter  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Suzanne Somers ShowThe Suzanne Somers Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Josh, the Logan LegendJosh, the Logan Legend Herself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 31st Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself - Actress (6 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1977
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  • Primary photo for The 45th Annual Academy AwardsThe 45th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The 24th Annual Tony AwardsThe 24th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for To Tell the TruthTo Tell the Truth (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953
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