Person Details

Birthday: 1927-11-20 00:53:26

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Lynn, Massachusetts, USA

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Movie Involvements: 15

TV Involvements: 1


Most Famous Work

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Estelle Margaret Parsons (born November 20, 1927) is an American theatre, film and television actress and occasional theatrical director. After studying law, Parsons became a singer before deciding to pursue a career in acting. She worked for the television program Today and made her stage debut in 1961. During the 1960s, Parsons established her career on Broadway before progressing to film. She received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Blanche Barrow in Bonnie and Clyde (1967), and was also nominated for her work in Rachel, Rachel (1968). Parsons worked extensively in film and theatre during the 1970s and later directed several Broadway productions. More recently her television work included a role in the sitcom Roseanne. Nominated on four occasions for a Tony Award, in 2004 Parsons was inducted into the American Theatre Hall of Fame. Description above from the Wikipedia article Estelle Parsons, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Bonnie and Clyde
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8

Bonnie and Clyde

(1967) Blanche
Diane
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7

Diane

(2018) Mary
I Never Sang for My Father
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7
Rachel, Rachel
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7

Rachel, Rachel

(1968) Calla Mackie
I Walk the Line
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6

I Walk the Line

(1970) Ellen Haney
The UFO Incident
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8

The UFO Incident

(1975) Betty Hill
Backstairs at the White House
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1

Backstairs at the White House

(1979) Mrs. Bess Truman
Revolution! The Making of 'Bonnie and Clyde'
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6

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 Mary
2015 Herself
2013 N/A
2009 Beverly Harris
2008 Herself
2005 N/A
1999 N/A
N/A
1998 Beatrice Corrigan
1997 Old Lady McCracken
1995 Louise
1994 N/A
1993 Opal
Celeste's Mother (voice)
N/A
1992 Mary Chessen
1990 Mrs. Trueheart
1989 Mrs. Kupchak
1988 N/A
Beverly Harris
1982 Mabel Lederer / Angela Motorman
1981 Marjorie Seebode
1979 Bess Truman
1976 Crossland
1975 Betty Hill
First Lady / Barmaid
1974 Helen Robbins
Sadie Underwood
1973 Arlene Glynn
Barbara Newman
1971 N/A
1970 Ellen Haney
Alice
Althea Gerber
1969 Marion Hollander
N/A
1968 Calla Mackie
1967 Blanche
1965 N/A
1963 JoAnn's Mother
N/A
1953 N/A
1951 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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