10 wins & 3 nominations.
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Mrs. Cooper / Louisa Clarendon
Participant in Mob Scene (uncredited)
The First Brother's Sweetheart
She acted in James M. Barrie's play, "The Legend of Leonora," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine.
4 Biographical Movies |
6 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
10 Interviews |
41 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
25 Magazine Cover Photos |
Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
5' 5½" (1.66 m)
Did You Know?
[after failing to receive a Best Actress nomination for The Whales of August
(1987)] Oh, well. At least I won't have to lose to Cher
Strongly denied The Birth of a Nation
(1915) was racist until her death, despite ongoing complaints that it was a glorification of the Ku Klux Klan.
Early roles as innocent, virginal characters who are victimized by a cruel world
The First Lady of American Cinema