Candice Bergen

Candice Bergen

  • Born on
    • May 9th, 1946
Candice Patricia Bergen (born May 9, 1946) is an American actress and former fashion model. She is known for starring in two TV series, as the title character on the situation comedy Murphy Brown (1988–1998), for which she won five Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards; and as Shirley Schmidt on the comedy-drama Boston Legal (2004–2008), for which she was nominated for two Emmys, a Golden Globe, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She starred in several major films throughout the mid 1960s to early 1980s such as The Sand Pebbles, Carnal Knowledge, The Wind and the Lion, and Gandhi and received an Academy Award nomination for her role in Starting Over. Her later career includes character roles in Miss Congeniality and Sweet Home Alabama.

Starring Candice Bergen on Plex


Acting (41 Credits)

2020Let Them All Talk as Roberta
2018Book Club as Sharon
2017Home Again as Lillian Stewart
2017The Meyerowitz Stories as Julia Meyerowitz
2016Rules Don't Apply as Nadine Henly
2015Beautiful & Twisted as Bernice
2015Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special
2014A Merry Friggin' Christmas as Donna Mitchler
2014And the Oscar Goes to...
2013Inequality for All as Murphy Brown
2010The Romantics as Augusta Hayes
2009Bride Wars as Marion St. Claire
2008Sex and the City as Enid Frick
2008The Women as Catherine Frazier
2004Boston Legal as Shirley Schmidt
2003The In-Laws as Judy Tobias
2003View from the Top as Sally Weston
2002Sweet Home Alabama as Mayor Kate Hennings
2000Miss Congeniality as Kathy Morningside
1998Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman as Anne Boleyn
1988Murphy Brown as Murphy Brown
1985Stick as Kyle McClaren
19842010: The Year We Make Contact as SAL 9000
1982Gandhi as Margaret Bourke-White
1981Rich and Famous as Merry Noel Blake
1979Starting Over as Jessica Potter
1978Oliver's Story as Marcie Bonwit
1977The Domino Principle as Ellie
1975The Wind and the Lion as Eden Pedecaris
1975Bite the Bullet as Miss Jones
197411 Harrowhouse as Maren Shirell
1971Carnal Knowledge as Susan
1971The Hunting Party as Melissa Ruger
1970Soldier Blue as Kathy Maribel Lee, 'Cresta'
1970Getting Straight as Jan
1970The Adventurers as Sue Ann Daley
1968The Magus as Lily
1967The Day the Fish Came Out as Electra Brown
1967Live for Life as Candice
1966The Group as Lakey
1966The Sand Pebbles as Shirley Eckert

Herself (4 Credits)



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