Legendary actress, Nina Foch, was born Nina Consuelo Maud Fock on Apr 20, 1924 in Leiden, Netherlands. Foch died at the age of 84 on Dec 5, 2008 in Los Angeles, CA and was laid to rest in Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale) Cemetery in Glendale, CA.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Foch was nominated for one Oscar, she never won a competitive Academy Award.
|1954||Best Supporting Actress||Executive Suite (1954)||Erica Martin||Nominated|
She was honored with two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the categories of Motion Pictures and Television.
By Dawn on Oct 23, 2011 From Noir and Chick Flicks
(April 20, 1924 - December 5, 2008). Her mother was the actress and singer Consuelo Flowerton, who returned to the U.S. after her marriage to Foch's father, classical music conductor Dirk Fock ended. Nina could play the piano but, was more interested in acting. Foch, mostly played, foreig... Read full article
By Art on Apr 21, 2011 From Classic Cinema Gold
“Believe it or not, teaching is the most rewarding thing I do. It has been the most successful thing I’ve done in my life.” ~ was a Dutch-born American actress and leading lady in many 1940s and 1950s films. Foch’s movie fame came during the height of th... Read full article
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