Teresa Wright

Teresa Wright
1918 - 2005

Teresa Wright  American Actress


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...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship20 yrs, 10 mths
Shortest Relationship11 yrs, 11 mths
Average Relationship Length16 yrs, 4 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
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The Rainmaker1997 Colleen 'Miss Birdie' Birdsong Movie
The Red Coat1993 Short Film
No Room for Opal1993 Opal TV Movie
Picket Fences1992 Emily Ridgefield TV Show
Lethal Innocence1991 Myra TV Movie
Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception1990 Helene Berman TV Movie
Dolphin Cove1989 Nina Rothman TV Show
The Good Mother1988 Grandmother Movie
The Fig Tree1987 Miranda's Grandmother TV Movie
Morningstar/Eveningstar1986 Alice Blair TV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984 Helen Appletree TV Show
Bill: On His Own1983 Mae Driscoll TV Movie
Morning's at Seven1982 Cora Swanson TV Movie
Somewhere in Time1980 Laura Roberts Movie
The Golden Honeymoon1980 Lucy Tate TV Movie
Grandpa Goes to Washington1978 TV Show
Roseland1977 May (The Waltz) Movie
The Love Boat1977 Sister Regina TV Show
Flood!1976 Alice Cutler TV Movie
NBC Special Treat1975 Jessica TV Show
The Elevator1974 Edith Reynolds TV Movie
Hawkins1973 Jenny Burke TV Show
Wide World Mystery1973 TV Show
Crawlspace1972 Alice Graves TV Movie
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971 Ruthanne Cameron TV Show
Hail, Hero!1969 Santha Dixon Movie
The Happy Ending1969 Mrs. Spencer Movie
Lancer1968 Ellen Haney TV Show
CBS Playhouse1967 Virgie TV Show
The Desperate Hours1967 Eleanor Hilliard TV Movie
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962 Stella, Marion Brown TV Show
The Defenders1961 Melissa Holmes, Anne Clark TV Show
The DuPont Show of the Week1961 Mary TV Show
Theatre '621961 TV Show
Adventures in Paradise1959 Emilie Forbes TV Show
Bonanza1959 Katherine Saunders TV Show
Sunday Showcase1959 Julia Grant, Margaret Bourke White TV Show
The Restless Years1958 Elizabeth Grant Movie
Escapade in Japan1957 Mary Saunders Movie
The Web1957 Helen Fiske TV Show
The Search for Bridey Murphy1956 Ruth Simmons Movie
Playhouse 901956 Annie Sullivan TV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955 Mary TV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955 Doris Walker TV Show
The Alcoa Hour1955 Sylvia Hallock TV Show
The Star and the Story1955 Eleanor Linton, Terry Spencer TV Show
Star Stage1955 TV Show
Undercurrent1955 Helen Fiske TV Show
Celebrity Playhouse1955 Helen Fiske TV Show
Track of the Cat1954 Grace Bridges Movie
Climax!1954 Louella Parsons TV Show
Studio 571954 TV Show
The Elgin Hour1954 Marianne Merrick TV Show
Count the Hours1953 Ellen Braden Movie
The Actress1953 Annie Jones Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Mary Todd Lincoln TV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953 Schoolteacher TV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953 Allie Gulliver TV Show
Your Play Time1953 TV Show
Something to Live For1952 Edna Miller Movie
The Steel Trap1952 Laurie Osborne Movie
Four Star Playhouse1952 Carol, Sister Mary Winifred TV Show
Guiding Light1952 Grace Cummings (1986) TV Show
The Christophers1952 TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952 Alison Stevens, Julie Forrester, Janet Larson TV Show
California Conquest1952 Julia Lawrence Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 Sister Louise, Laura Savage, Terry Hagen TV Show
Hollywood Opening Night1951 TV Show
The Capture1950 Ellen Movie
The Men1950 Ellen Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 Laura Pennington TV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950 TV Show
Enchantment1948 Lark Ingoldsby Movie
Pursued1947 Thor Callum Movie
The Imperfect Lady1947 Millicent Hopkins Movie
The Trouble with Women1947 Kate Farrell Movie
The Best Years of Our Lives1946 Peggy Stephenson Movie
Casanova Brown1944 Isabel Drury Movie
Shadow of a Doubt1943 Young Charlie Movie
Mrs. Miniver1942 Carol Beldon Movie
The Pride of the Yankees1942 Eleanor Twitchell Gehrig Movie
The Little Foxes1941 Alexandra Giddens Movie
Hour of Stars Doris Walker TV 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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