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Eva Marie Saint

Eva Marie Saint

  • Born on
    • July 4th, 1924
Eva Marie Saint (born July 4, 1924) is an American actress who has starred in films, on Broadway, and on television in a career spanning seven decades, she's known for bringing emotional depth and complexity to her roles, in which she generally played women who appear fragile but have great inner strength. She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the drama film "On the Waterfront" (1954), and later starred in the thriller film "North by Northwest" (1959), directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Saint received Golden Globe and BAFTA award nominations for the drama film "A Hatful of Rain" (1957) and won an Emmy Award for the television miniseries People Like Us (1990). Her most notable subsequent movies included "Raintree County" (1957), Otto Preminger’s "Exodus" (1960), Vincente Minnelli’s "The Sandpiper" (1965), the Cold War comedy "The Russians Are Coming! The Russians Are Coming!" (1966), and the racing film "Grand Prix" (1966), in which she costarred with James Garner.

Filmography

Acting (27 Credits)

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2014Winter's Tale as Willa (Adult)
2014And the Oscar Goes to...
2006Superman Returns as Martha Kent
2005Because of Winn-Dixie as Miss Franny
2005Don't Come Knocking as Howard's Mutter
2000I Dreamed of Africa as Franca
1999Jackie's Back! as Eva Marie Saint
1996Titanic (1996) as Hazel Foley
1986The Last Days of Patton as Mrs. Beatrice Ayer Patton
1986Nothing in Common as Lorraine Basner
1984Fatal Vision as Mildred Kassab
1981The Best Little Girl in the World as Joanne Powell
1976The Macahan's as Kate
1976How the West Was Won as Kate
1970Loving as Selma Wilson
1968The Stalking Moon as Sarah Carver
1966Grand Prix as Louise Frederickson
1966The Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming as Elspeth Whittaker
1965The Sandpiper as Claire Hewitt
196436 Hours as Anna Hedler
1964Carol for Another Christmas as WAVE Lt. Gibson
1962All Fall Down as Echo O'Brien
1960Exodus as Kitty Fremont
1959North by Northwest as Eve Kendall
1957A Hatful of Rain as Celia Pope
1957Raintree County as Nell Gaither
1954On the Waterfront as Edie Doyle

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