Beatrice Straight1914 — 2001 Age: 86 years old
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Beatrice Whitney Straight (August 2, 1914 – April 7, 2001) was an American theatre, film, and television actress. Hers remains the shortest acting performance in a film to win an Oscar. In her winning role in the 1976 film Network, she was on screen for five minutes and forty seconds. She also received an Emmy nomination for her role in The Dain Curse. Straight can also be recognized as Dr. Lesh in Poltergeist. Description above from the Wikipedia article Beatrice Straight, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
August 2, 1914, Old Westbury, New York, USA
April 7, 2001
1952 Phone Call from a StrangerClaire Fortness 1956 PatternsNancy Staples 1959 The Nun's StoryMother Christophe 1973 The BorrowersMrs. Crampfurl 1976 NetworkLouise Schumacher 1979 BloodlineKate Erling 1979 The PromiseMarion Hillyard 1980 The FormulaKay Neeley 1981 Endless LoveRose Axelrod 1982 PoltergeistDr. Lesh 1983 Two of a KindRuth 1985 Wes Craven's ChillerMarion Creighton 1986 PowerClaire Hastings 1986 Under SiegeMargaret Sloan 1991 DeceivedAdrienne's MotherLimited to the 15 most popular items