Actress, Julie Harris, was born Julie Anne Harris on Dec 2, 1925 in Grosse Pointe Park, MI. Harris died at the age of 87 on Aug 24, 2013 in West Chatham, MA .
Julie Harris was noted for roles which plumb emotional depths. She has given a number of anguished performances in some powerful films, and won a Tony Award on Broadway, but has never become a box-office star. She received an Academy Award nomination for The Member of the Wedding.(Source: available at Amazon Quinlan's Film Stars).
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Julie Harris was nominated for two Academy Awards, winning one for Best Costume Design for Darling in 1965.
|1952||Best Actress||The Member of the Wedding (1952)||Frankie Addams||Nominated|
|1965||Best Costume Design||Darling (1965)||N/A||Won|
Harris was inducted into the Theater Hall of Fame .
1925 – 2013By Marisa on Aug 25, 2013 From The Timothy Carey Experience
Instead of the usual Sunday Quote of the Week, I’ve chosen to mark the passing of one of the most honored and gifted performers of the Broadway stage, films and television, . She passed away yesterday at the age of 87, reportedly from congestive heart failure. She and Timothy appea... Read full article
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Miss Thing: Last week I was 19. Today I'm 42. If I had an eggshell for every day I'd spent alone, I'd have a lot of eggshells.
Frances 'Frankie' Addams: We'll just walk up to people and know them right away. We'll be walking down a dark road, and see a lighted house and knock on the door, and strangers will rush to meet us and say, "Come in! Come in!" We'll know decorated aviators and New York people and movie stars. And we'll have thousands and thousands of friends. We'll belong to so many clubs that we can't even keep track of them all. We'll be members of the WHOLE WORLD!
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