Teresa Wright

Teresa Wright
1918 - 2005

Teresa Wright  American Actress

Teresa Wright passed away on 6th Mar 2005 aged 86. Her last relationship was when Robert Anderson and Teresa Wright were divorced on 29th Oct 1978 after being married for 19 years.

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Teresa Wright was previously married to Robert Anderson (1958 - 1978) and Niven Busch (1941 - 1952).

Teresa Wright had 2 children, Mary Kelly and unnamed son.

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Teresa Wright is a 86 year old American Actress. Born Muriel Teresa Wright on 27th October, 1918 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA and educated at Rosehaven School in Tenafly, New Jersey, she is famous for Mrs Miniver in a career that spans 1941–1997. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Teresa Wright was in an on-screen matchup with Dana Andrews in The Best Years of Our Lives (1946).

Teresa Wright is a member of the following lists: Actresses from New Jersey, 20th-century American actresses and American stage actresses.

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Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship20 yrs, 9 mths
Shortest Relationship11 yrs, 10 mths
Average Relationship Length16 yrs, 3 mths
First Name Teresa
Last Name Wright
Full Name at Birth Muriel Teresa Wright
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th October, 1918
Birthplace Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Died 6th March, 2005
Place of Death New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Rosehaven School in Tenafly, New Jersey, Columbia High School in Maplewood, New Jersey
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Mrs Miniver
Year(s) Active 1941–1997
Father Arthur Wright
Mother Martha Wright

Teresa Wright (October 27, 1918 – March 6, 2005) was an American actress. Her first Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination came in 1941 for her work in The Little Foxes. She received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1942 for her performance in Mrs. Miniver. That same year, she received an Academy Award for Best Actress nomination for her performance in Pride of the Yankees opposite Gary Cooper. She is also known for her notable performances in Alfred Hitchcock's Shadow of a Doubt (1943) and William Wyler's The Best Years of Our Lives (1946).

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Teresa Wright86 ScorpioActress
American
Robert Anderson91 TaurusScreenwriter
American
Niven Busch88 TaurusScreenwriter
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Mary KellyFemale
unnamed sonMale

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Rainmaker1997Colleen 'Miss Birdie' BirdsongMovie
The Red Coat1993Short Film
No Room for Opal1993OpalTV Movie
Picket Fences1992Emily RidgefieldTV Show
Lethal Innocence1991MyraTV Movie
Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception1990Helene BermanTV Movie
Dolphin Cove1989Nina RothmanTV Show
The Good Mother1988GrandmotherMovie
The Fig Tree1987Miranda's GrandmotherTV Movie
Morningstar/Eveningstar1986Alice BlairTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Helen AppletreeTV Show
Bill: On His Own1983Mae DriscollTV Movie
Morning's at Seven1982Cora SwansonTV Movie
Somewhere in Time1980Laura RobertsMovie
The Golden Honeymoon1980Lucy TateTV Movie
Grandpa Goes to Washington1978TV Show
Roseland1977May (The Waltz)Movie
The Love Boat1977Sister ReginaTV Show
Flood!1976Alice CutlerTV Movie
NBC Special Treat1975JessicaTV Show
The Elevator1974Edith ReynoldsTV Movie
Hawkins1973Jenny BurkeTV Show
Wide World Mystery1973TV Show
Crawlspace1972Alice GravesTV Movie
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971Ruthanne CameronTV Show
Hail, Hero!1969Santha DixonMovie
The Happy Ending1969Mrs. SpencerMovie
Lancer1968Ellen HaneyTV Show
CBS Playhouse1967VirgieTV Show
The Desperate Hours1967Eleanor HilliardTV Movie
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Stella, Marion BrownTV Show
The Defenders1961Melissa Holmes, Anne ClarkTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Week1961MaryTV Show
Theatre '621961TV Show
Adventures in Paradise1959Emilie ForbesTV Show
Bonanza1959Katherine SaundersTV Show
Sunday Showcase1959Julia Grant, Margaret Bourke WhiteTV Show
The Restless Years1958Elizabeth GrantMovie
Escapade in Japan1957Mary SaundersMovie
The Web1957Helen FiskeTV Show
The Search for Bridey Murphy1956Ruth SimmonsMovie
Playhouse 901956Annie SullivanTV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955MaryTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Doris WalkerTV Show
The Alcoa Hour1955Sylvia HallockTV Show
The Star and the Story1955Eleanor Linton, Terry SpencerTV Show
Star Stage1955TV Show
Undercurrent1955Helen FiskeTV Show
Celebrity Playhouse1955Helen FiskeTV Show
Track of the Cat1954Grace BridgesMovie
Climax!1954Louella ParsonsTV Show
Studio 571954TV Show
The Elgin Hour1954Marianne MerrickTV Show
Count the Hours1953Ellen BradenMovie
The Actress1953Annie JonesMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Mary Todd LincolnTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953SchoolteacherTV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953Allie GulliverTV Show
Your Play Time1953TV Show
Something to Live For1952Edna MillerMovie
The Steel Trap1952Laurie OsborneMovie
Four Star Playhouse1952Carol, Sister Mary WinifredTV Show
Guiding Light1952Grace Cummings (1986)TV Show
The Christophers1952TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Alison Stevens, Julie Forrester, Janet LarsonTV Show
California Conquest1952Julia LawrenceMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951Sister Louise, Laura Savage, Terry HagenTV Show
Hollywood Opening Night1951TV Show
The Capture1950EllenMovie
The Men1950EllenMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Laura PenningtonTV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950TV Show
Enchantment1948Lark IngoldsbyMovie
Pursued1947Thor CallumMovie
The Imperfect Lady1947Millicent HopkinsMovie
The Trouble with Women1947Kate FarrellMovie
The Best Years of Our Lives1946Peggy StephensonMovie
Casanova Brown1944Isabel DruryMovie
Shadow of a Doubt1943Young CharlieMovie
Mrs. Miniver1942Carol BeldonMovie
The Pride of the Yankees1942Eleanor Twitchell GehrigMovie
The Little Foxes1941Alexandra GiddensMovie
Hour of StarsDoris WalkerTV Show
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wjerryzFeb 27

She played in a lot of good movies. And deserved every award she got


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