Shelley Winters

Shelley Winters
1920 - 2006

Shelley Winters  American Actress

Shelley Winters (August 18, 1920 – January 14, 2006) was an American actress who appeared in dozens of films, as well as on stage and television; her career spanned over 50 years until her death in 2006. Winters won Academy Awards for The Diary of An...

Confirmed Relationships29
Longest Relationship19 yrs
Average Relationship Length1 yr, 4 mths
Rumored Relationships7
First Name Shelley
Last Name Winters
Maiden Name Schrift
Full Name at Birth Shirley Schrift
Age 85 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th August, 1920
Birthplace St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Died 14th January, 2006
Place of Death Beverly Hills, CA, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Dyed Blonde Hair
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School (Brooklyn, NY, dropped out), Studied at The New School in New York City
Occupation Text Model, Actress, Producer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Two-time academy award winning actress
Year(s) Active 1943–2006
Bust (inches) 37
Waist (inches) 26
Hips (inches) 36
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Father Jonas Schrift / Designer of Men's Cloth
Mother Rose Winter / Singer with The Muny
Sister Blanche Schrift
Family Member George Boroff
(Brother-in-law) Ran The Circle Theatre (Now named El Centro Theatre) in Los Angeles, Sally Kirkland
(Shelley's her Godmother), Laura Dern
(Shelley's her Godmother), Vittoria Gassman
(Shelley's daughter), Tony Curtis (Shelley's cousin)
Friend Farley Granger, Rita Hayworth, Ann Miller, Esther Williams, Ava Gardner, George Stevens, Elizabeth Taylor, Sidney Skolsky, Dawn Addams, Adele Jergens, Marilyn Monroe, Constance Dowling
Associated People Paulette Goddard
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Shelley Winters85 LeoActress
Gerry DeFord-
Anthony Quinn86 TaurusActor
Robert De Niro72 LeoActor
Robert Blake82 VirgoActor
Albert Finney80 TaurusActor
Alex Cord83 TaurusActor
Joseph P. Kennedy81 VirgoBusiness
Adlai Stevenson65 AquariusPolitician
Burt Lancaster80 ScorpioActor
John F. Kennedy46 GeminiHead of State
Anthony Franciosa77 ScorpioActor
Robert Mitchum79 LeoActor
Sean Connery85 VirgoActor
William Holden63 AriesActor
Sterling Hayden70 AriesActor
Nicholas Ray67 LeoDirector
Scott Brady60 VirgoActor
Vittorio Gassman77 VirgoActor
Marlon Brando80 AriesActor
Farley Granger85 CancerActor
Norman Mailer84 AquariusAuthor
John Garfield39 PiscesActor
Dylan Thomas39 ScorpioWriter
Dan Dailey64 SagittariusActor
John Ireland78 AquariusActor
Ronald Colman67 AquariusActor
Errol Flynn50 GeminiActor
Mack Paul Mayer-
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
Clark Gable59 AquariusActor
Laurence Olivier82 GeminiActor
Robert Walker32 LibraActor
Raymond Pellegrin82 CapricornActor
Lawrence Tierney82 PiscesActor
David Street53 SagittariusActor
Franchot Tone63 PiscesActor
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La bomba1999 Prof. Summers Movie
Gideon1999 Mrs. Willows Movie
The Portrait of a Lady1996 Mrs. Touchett Movie
Backfire!1995 The Good Lieutenant Movie
Heavy1995 Dolly Modino Movie
Jury Duty1995 Mom Movie
Mrs. Munck1995 Aunt Monica Movie
Raging Angels1995 Grandma Ruth Movie
The Silence of the Hams1994 Mrs. Motel (The Mother) Movie
The Pickle1993 Yetta Movie
Weep No More, My Lady1992 Vivian Morgan TV Movie
Stepping Out1991 Mrs. Fraser Movie
Touch of a Stranger1990 Movie
An Unremarkable Life1989 Evelyn McEllany Movie
Purple People Eater1988 Rita Movie
Roseanne1988 Nana Mary TV Show
The Sleeping Beauty1987 Fairy TV Movie
The Delta Force1986 Edie Kaplan Movie
Witchfire1986 Lydia Movie
Very Close Quarters1986 Galina Movie
Déjà Vu1985 Olga Nabokova Movie
Alice in Wonderland1985 The Dodo Bird TV Movie
Ellie1984 Cora Jackson Movie
Over the Brooklyn Bridge1984 Becky Movie
Hawaiian Heat1984 Florence Senkowski TV Show
Fanny Hill1983 Mrs. Cole Movie
Hotel1983 Adele Ellsworth TV Show
Emma and Grandpa on the Farm1983 The Narrator TV Movie
Parade of Stars1983 Sophie Tucker TV Movie
S.O.B.1981 Eva Brown Movie
Looping - Der lange Traum vom kurzen Glück1981 Carmen Movie
Face the Music1980 Mystery Face TV Show
City on Fire1979 Nurse Andrea Harper Movie
The Magician of Lublin1979 Elzbieta Movie
The Visitor1979 Jane Phillips Movie
Elvis1979 Gladys Presley TV Movie
Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July1979 Crystal (voice) TV Movie
The French Atlantic Affair1979 Helen Wabash TV Show
King of the Gypsies1978 Queen Rachel Movie
The Initiation of Sarah1978 Mrs. Erica Hunter TV Movie
Vega$1978 J.D. Fenton TV Show
An Average Little Man1977 Amalia Vivaldi Movie
Gran bollito1977 Lea Movie
Pete's Dragon1977 Lena Gogan Movie
Tentacles1977 Tillie Turner Movie
The Love Boat1977 Teresa Rosselli TV Show
Next Stop, Greenwich Village1976 Faye Lapinsky Movie
Something to Hide1976 Gabriella Movie
The Tenant1976 The Concierge Movie
La dahlia scarlatta1976 Movie
Mimì Bluette... fiore del mio giardino1976 Caterina Movie
Frosty's Winter Wonderland1976 Crystal (voice) Short Film
Diamonds1975 Zelda Shapiro Movie
Journey Into Fear1975 Mrs. Mathews Movie
Poor Pretty Eddie1975 Bertha Movie
That Lucky Touch1975 Diana Steedeman Movie
The Sex Symbol1974 Agatha Murphy TV Movie
Chico and the Man1974 Shirley Schrift TV Show
Big Rose: Double Trouble1974 Rose Winters TV Movie
Blume in Love1973 Mrs. Cramer Movie
Cleopatra Jones1973 Mommy Movie
The Stone Killer1973 Drunk Woman in Police Station (uncredited) Movie
The Devil's Daughter1973 Lilith Malone TV Movie
Kojak1973 Evelyn McNeil TV Show
The Poseidon Adventure1972 Belle Rosen Movie
Adventures of Nick Carter1972 Bess Tucker TV Movie
What's the Matter with Helen?1971 Helen Hill aka Helen Martin Movie
Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?1971 Mrs. Forrest Movie
A Death of Innocence1971 Elizabeth Cameron TV Movie
Revenge1971 Amanda Hilton TV Movie
Bloody Mama1970 'Ma' Kate Barker Movie
Flap1970 Dorothy Bluebell Movie
How Do I Love Thee?1970 Lena Mervin Movie
McCloud1970 Thelma TV Show
Arthur! Arthur!1969 Hester Green Movie
The Mad Room1969 Mrs. Armstrong Movie
ITV Saturday Night Theatre1969 Barbara bennet TV Show
Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell1968 Shirley Newman Movie
The Scalphunters1968 Kate Movie
Wild in the Streets1968 Mrs. Daphne Flatow Movie
Here's Lucy1968 Shelley Summers TV Show
That's Life1968 TV Show
Enter Laughing1967 Mrs. Emma Kolowitz Movie
Alfie1966 Ruby Movie
Harper1966 Fay Estabrook Movie
The Three Sisters1966 Natalya Movie
Batman1966 Ma Parker TV Show
A Patch of Blue1965 Rose-Ann D'Arcey Movie
The Greatest Story Ever Told1965 Woman Who Is Healed Movie
Thirty-Minute Theatre1965 Mrs. Bixby TV Show
A House Is Not a Home1964 Polly Adler Movie
Time of Indifference1964 Lisa Movie
The Balcony1963 Madame Irma Movie
Wives and Lovers1963 Fran Cabrell Movie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963 Clarry Golden, Edith, Jenny Dworak TV Show
Lolita1962 Charlotte Haze Movie
The Chapman Report1962 Sarah Garnell Movie
The Young Savages1961 Mary diPace Movie
Alcoa Premiere1961 Meg Fletcher, Millie Norman TV Show
Ben Casey1961 Lydia Mitchum TV Show
Let No Man Write My Epitaph1960 Nellie Romano Movie
Odds Against Tomorrow1959 Lorry Movie
The Diary of Anne Frank1959 Mrs. Petronella Van Daan Movie
Play of the Week1959 Rose TV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957 Louisa Burt TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Ruth Owens TV Show
Armchair Theatre1956 Frances TV Show
I Am a Camera1955 Natalia Landauer Movie
I Died a Thousand Times1955 Marie Garson Movie
The Big Knife1955 Dixie Evans (as Miss Shelley Winters) Movie
The Night of the Hunter1955 Willa Harper Movie
The Treasure of Pancho Villa1955 Ruth Harris Movie
The Alcoa Hour1955 Pat Kroll TV Show
Executive Suite1954 Eva Bardeman Movie
Mambo1954 Toni Salerno Movie
Playgirl1954 Fran Davis Movie
Saskatchewan1954 Grace Markey Movie
Climax!1954 Carol, Margaret Corey, Ethel TV Show
Producers' Showcase1954 Crystal Allen TV Show
Cash on Delivery1954 Myrtle La Mar Movie
Tennessee Champ1954 Sarah Wurble Movie
The United States Steel Hour1953 Evvie TV Show
Phone Call from a Stranger1952 Binky Gay Movie
Untamed Frontier1952 Jane Stevens Movie
The Ford Television Theatre1952 Sally Marland TV Show
My Man and I1952 Nancy Movie
A Place in the Sun1951 Alice Tripp Movie
Behave Yourself!1951 Kate Denny Movie
He Ran All the Way1951 Peggy Dobbs Movie
Meet Danny Wilson1951 Joy Carroll Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 Mildred Corrigan TV Show
The Raging Tide1951 Connie Thatcher Movie
Frenchie1950 Frenchie Fontaine Movie
South Sea Sinner1950 Coral Movie
Winchester '731950 Lola Manners Movie
Johnny Stool Pigeon1949 Terry Stewart Movie
Take One False Step1949 Catherine Sykes Movie
The Great Gatsby1949 Myrtle Wilson Movie
Cry of the City1948 Brenda Martingale Movie
Red River1948 Dance Hall Girl in Wagon Train (uncredited) Movie
Larceny1948 Tory Movie
A Double Life1947 Pat Kroll Movie
Killer McCoy1947 Waitress, Autograph Hound (uncredited) Movie
Living in a Big Way1947 Junior League Girl (uncredited) Movie
New Orleans1947 Ms. Holmbright (uncredited) Movie
The Gangster1947 Hazel - Cashier (uncredited) Movie
Kraft Theatre1947 TV Show
Abie's Irish Rose1946 Bridesmaid (uncredited) Movie
Two Smart People1946 Princess (uncredited) Movie
The Fighting Guardsman1946 Nanette (uncredited) Movie
Susie Steps Out1946 Band Singer Movie
A Thousand and One Nights1945 Handmaiden (uncredited) Movie
Tonight and Every Night1945 Bubbles (uncredited) Movie
Escape in the Fog1945 Taxi Driver (uncredited) Movie
Cover Girl1944 Chorus Girl Movie
Knickerbocker Holiday1944 Ulda Tienhoven Movie
Together Again1944 Young Woman Fleeing Nightclub Raid (uncredited) Movie
Dancing in Manhattan1944 Margie (uncredited) Movie
Sailor's Holiday1944 Gloria Flynn (as Shelley Winter) Movie
She's a Soldier Too1944 'Silver' Rankin (uncredited) Movie
There's Something About a Soldier1943 Norma Movie
What a Woman!1943 Secretary (uncredited) Movie
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CraigSnyderMay 21, 2013

Shelley Winters was a really good actress and starred in too many good movies to list.

rn_tracy1_rnApr 25, 2013

Shelley, you were one of the greats. You will be missed.

LITTLE KOJAKDec 30, 2012

I agree with JOE_CAPRIO_CITYLIFEP below that she wasn't the most beautiful actress in Hollywood.
Btu she made up for it with a great sense of humor and a great bod that made me sit up and take notice.
She was really talented.

JoanAug 22, 2009

A Really Huge No Talent Hog With a Really Big Ego !!!!

MIAApr 12, 2009

shelly honey did you leave anyone out? were really busy, in more ways than one. my gosh, all those men....

Arsena McIntireDec 24, 2008

My FAvorite role of hers is as Roseann`e Nana Mary. She was a hoot.



sisnimalsMar 23, 2008

i heard she "f" with jimmy dean in back of a ny cab

sisnimalsFeb 24, 2008

whoa! Shelley really liked the boys!

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