Shirley MacLaine

Shirley MacLaine

  • Born on
    • April 24th, 1934
Shirley MacLaine (born April 24, 1934) is an American film and theater actress, dancer, activist, and author, well-known for her beliefs in new age spirituality and reincarnation. She has written a large number of autobiographical works, many dealing with her spiritual beliefs as well as her Hollywood career. In 1983, she won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in Terms of Endearment. She is the elder sister of actor Warren Beatty. She was nominated for an Academy Award 5 times before her win.

Starring Shirley MacLaine on Plex

  • Bernie
    Marjorie Nugent
  • Bruno


Acting (66 Credits)

2019Noelle as Elf Polly
2018The Little Mermaid as Eloise
2017The Last Word as Harriet Lauler
2016Wild Oats as Eva Miller
2016A Heavenly Christmas as Pearl
2014Elsa & Fred as Elsa Hayes
2013The Secret Life of Walter Mitty as Edna Mitty
2011Bernie as Marjorie Nugent
2010Valentine's Day as Estelle Paddington
2008Coco Chanel as Coco Chanel
2008Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning as Amelia Thomas
2007Closing the Ring as Ethel Ann
2005Rumor Has It... as Katharine Richelieu
2005Bewitched as Iris Smythson / Endora
2005In Her Shoes as Ella Hirsh
2003Carolina as Grandmother Mirabeau
2002Salem Witch Trials as Rebecca Nurse
2001These Old Broads as Kate Westbourne
2000Bruno as Helen
1999Joan of Arc as Madame de Beaurevoir
1999Joan of Arc as Madame de Beaurevoir
1997A Smile Like Yours as Martha (uncredited)
1996The Evening Star as Aurora Greenway
1996Mrs. Winterbourne as Grace Winterbourne
1994Guarding Tess as Tess Carlisle
1993Wrestling Ernest Hemingway as Helen Cooney
1992Used People as Pearl Berman
1991Defending Your Life as Shirley MacLaine
1990Waiting for the Light as Aunt Zena
1990Postcards from the Edge as Doris Mann
1989Steel Magnolias as Ouiser Boudreaux
1988Madame Sousatzka as Madame Yuvline Sousatzka
1985That's Dancing!
1984Cannonball Run II as Veronica
1983Terms of Endearment as Aurora Greenway
1980A Change of Seasons as Karyn Evans
1979Being There as Eve Rand
1977The Turning Point as Deedee
1973The Nutcracker as Narrator (voice)
1972The Possession of Joel Delaney as Norah Benson
1970Two Mules for Sister Sara as Sara
1969Sweet Charity as Charity Hope Valentine
1968The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom as Harriet Blossom
1968The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom as Harriet Blossom
1967Woman Times Seven as Paulette / Maria Teresa / Linda / Edith / Eve Minou / Marie / Jeanne
1966Gambit as Nicole Chang
1965John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! as Jenny Ericson
1964What a Way to Go! as Louisa May Foster
1964The Yellow Rolls-Royce as Mae Jenkins
1963Irma la Douce as Irma La Douce
1962My Geisha as Lucy Dell / Yoko Mori
1962Two for the Seesaw as Gittel 'Mosca' Moscawitz
1961The Children's Hour as Martha Dobie
1961All in a Night's Work as Katie Robbins
1960Can-Can as Simone Pistache
1960The Apartment as Fran Kubelik
1960Ocean's 11 as Tipsy Girl (uncredited)
1959Ask Any Girl as Meg Wheeler
1959Career as Sharon Kensington
1958The Sheepman as Dell Payton
1958Some Came Running as Ginnie Moorehead
1958The Matchmaker as Irene Molloy
1956Around the World in 80 Days as Princess Aouda
1955Artists and Models as Bessie Sparrowbush
1955The Trouble with Harry as Jennifer Rogers

Director (1 Credits)


Writer (1 Credits)


Herself (3 Credits)

1999Get Bruce as Herself
1995The Celluloid Closet as Herself
1987Out on a Limb as Herself


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