Ellen Burstyn

Ellen Burstyn

Birthday1932-12-07
AgeShe is 85 years old
Birth Sign Sagittarius (nov. 22 - déc. 21)
EthnicityIrish American
GenderFemale
Height1.7 m
ReligionIslam
Her Profession
Her Parents
Ellen Burstyn's mother's and father's name are Correine Marie Hamel and John Austin Gillooly
Ellen Burstyn's Child
She has 1 Child. Name is Jefferson Roberts.
Alias for Ellen Burstyn
known other names for Ellen Burstyn
Who is Ellen Burstyn?
Ellen Burstyn is an American actress. Her career began in theatre during the late 1950s, and over the next decade included several films and television series. Burstyn's performance in the acclaimed 1971 ensemble drama The Last Picture Show brought her first Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination, after which she moved from supporting to leading film and stage roles. Burstyn received a second Academy Award nomination for her lead performance in The Exorcist, and won the Academy Award for Best Actress the following year for her work in Martin Scorsese's Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. In 1975, she won the Tony Award for her lead performance in the Broadway production of Same Time, Next Year, and received a Golden Globe Award and a fourth Academy Award nomination for her performance in the 1978 film version of the play. Burstyn has worked consistently in film, television and theatre since, receiving multiple awards and nominations along the way, including seven additional Golden Globe Award nominations, five Emmy Award nominations, and two more Academy Award for Best Actress nominations for her performances in the films Resurrection and Requiem for a Dream.
Education
She went to the following schools
  • Cass Technical High School
Receives Awards
  • Academy Award for Best Actress - 47th Academy Awards
  • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series - 61st Primetime Emmy Awards
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy - 36th Golden Globe Awards
  • BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role - 1976 British Academy Film and Television Awards
  • Satellite Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama - 5th Golden Satellite Awards
  • Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role - 29th Genie Awards
  • National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress - National Society of Film Critics Awards 1971
  • Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play - 29th Tony Awards
  • Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead - 16th Independent Spirit Awards
  • Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress - Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2000
Ellen Burstyn's Books
  • Lessons in Becoming Myself
Ellen Burstyn's Tracks
  • The White House at Night
Films
  • Alice Hyatt Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
  • Hy Dodd How to Make an American Quilt
  • Sonia Langham Providence
  • Sara Goldfarb Requiem for a Dream
  • Chris MacNeil The Exorcist
  • Dr. Lillian Guzetti The Fountain
  • Sally The King of Marvin Gardens
  • Lois Farrow The Last Picture Show
  • Sister Summerslsle The Wicker Man
  • Doris Same Time, Next Year