10 wins & 19 nominations.
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... Roberta Stahler
Mrs. Mulhern / Marianne
... Sarah Ross
... Cora Trapchek
Catherine Martell / Mr. Tojamura
The Twilight Zone
Gramma (segment "Gramma") / Aunt Neva (segment "The Burning Man")
Kirsten Arnesen Clay / Ruth McAdam
She acted in Tennessee Williams' play, "The Glass Menagerie," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with George Grizzard, Pat Hingle and Maureen Stapleton in the cast. George Keathley was director.
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5' 4½" (1.64 m)
Did You Know?
Nobody thought of me as an actress. They just remembered that publicity story about my munching flower petals for breakfast. I even thought of giving up the name 'Piper Laurie' because I felt there was a stigma attached to it. I never could figure out just how many parts I lost and how many parts I won because of this name. I know some producers and directors said, 'Well, maybe she can act even ...
In her 2011 autobiography, "Learning to Live Out Loud: A Memoir", she revealed that she lost her virginity to Ronald Reagan
during the time they were filming Louisa
(1950) together. Reagan was in his 40s, while Laurie was still in her teens; in the movie, Reagan plays her father.
Red hair and brown eyes
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