Candice Bergen Overview:

Actress, Candice Bergen, was born Candice Patricia Bergen on May 9, 1946 in Beverly Hills, CA. As of December 2020, Candice Bergen was 74 years old.



Although Bergen was nominated for one Oscar, she never won a competitive Academy Award.

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1979Best Supporting ActressStarting OverJessica PotterNominated

Bergen was inducted into the TV Hall of Fame .

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Candice Bergen Quotes:

Harald Peterson: That was something, that funeral.
Lakey: Well, w2hat would you have done? You can't throw a body down an incinerator, it's not a manuscript.
Lakey: Yes, I heard about that.

Lakey: There was another game that Kay insisted on playing: the Truth Game. Everyone was to make a list of their friends, in order of preference, and then compare the lists. What Kay never stopped to think about was that somebody always had to be at the bottom of every list. And when that somebody cried, Kay was honestly surprised.

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She was kicked out of the University of Pennsylvania after failing 2 subjects. She said that she failed one of those classes, art, because she simply couldn't get to her 8 am class on time.

Older sister of Kris Bergen, a film and TV editor.

Appeared on a 1958 episode of Groucho Marx's "You Bet Your Life" (1950) game show at age 12 and actually sang with Groucho on the show.

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