December 7, 1932
89 years old
5 ft 6 in | 167.5 cm
37-26-37 in | 94-66-94 cm
68 kg | 150 lbs
8 US | 38.5 EU
Ellen Burstyn was born in Detroit, Michigan, United States, on December 7, 1932, is an American actress.
Young Ellen Burstyn first started her career as a dancer and a model.
She made her big screen debut in comedy movie For Those Who Think Young (1964) in role as Dr. Pauline Thayer.
She got her television debut in NBC anthology drama series Kraft Television Theatre (1958) in episode "Trick or Treat", in role as Linda.
Ellen's breakthrough performance came as Lois Farrow in coming-of-age drama film The Last Picture Show (1971).
She landed her Broadway debut in a play "Fair Game" (1958) in role as Susan Hammarlee, at Longacre Theatre.
How tall is Ellen Burstyn and what is her weight? Ellen Burstyn's height is 5' 6" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 167.5 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 150 іn pоunds or 68 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Ellen Burstyn is 89 years old.
Ellen Burstyn net worth is around 20 million dollars.
Ellen Burstyn body measurements are bust-waist-hip 37-26-37 in inches or 94-66-94 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 34B with cup size B.
She was nominated for the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Lois Farrow in coming-of-age drama film The Last Picture Show (1971).
She won the Academy Award and the BAFTA Award for Best Actress also she was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her role as Alice Hyatt in comedy drama movie Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974).
She was nominated for the Academy Awards and a Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress for her roles in movies:
The Exorcist (1973) supernatural horror as Chris MacNeil
Same Time, Next Year (1978) romantic comedy drama as Doris, she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical
Resurrection (1980) drama as Edna Mae McCauley
Requiem for a Dream (2000) psychological drama as Sara Goldfarb
She won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film for her role as Jean Harris in crime drama film The People vs. Jean Harris (1981).
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for her roles in television drama movies:
Mrs. Harris (2005) as Former Tarnower Steady
Flowers in the Attic (2014) as Olivia Foxworth
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for her performance as Barbara Jackson in drama film Pack of Lies (1987).
She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie for her role as Pauline Benetto in television film For One More Day (2007).
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Elizabeth Weiss in drama movie Pieces of a Woman (2020).
The King of Marvin Gardens (1972) drama with Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern and Julia Anne Robinson
The Fountain (2006) epic magical realism romantic drama opposite Hugh Jackman, Rachel Weisz and Mark Margolis
Playing by Heart (1998) romantic drama with Angelina Jolie, Dennis Quaid and Patricia Clarkson
Dying Young (1991) romantic drama opposite Julia Roberts, Campbell Scott and Vincent D'Onofrio
The Age of Adaline (2015) romantic fantasy opposite Blake Lively, Michiel Huisman and Harrison
Ford Queen Bees (2021) romantic comedy in role as Helen Wilson, opposite James Caan, Ann-Margret and Christopher Lloyd
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Bernie Stabler in NBC crime drama television series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2008) in episode "Swing".
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her roles in drama series:
Big Love (2007-2011) as Nancy Davis Dutton
House of Cards (2016) as Elizabeth Hale
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role as Margaret Barrish in USA Network comedy drama miniseries Political Animals (2012).
Iron Horse (1967-1968) ABC Western series in role as Julie Parsons
The Ellen Burstyn Show (1986-1987) ABC sitcom in role as Ellen Brewer
That's Life (2000-2002) CBS comedy drama series in role as Dolly DeLucca
The Book of Daniel (2006) NBC drama series in role as Bishop Beatrice Congreve
Coma (2012) A&E miniseries in role as Mrs. Emerson
Louie (2014) FX comedy drama television series in role as Evanka
She had recurring role as Bernie Stabler in NBC crime drama television series Law & Order: Organized Crime (2021).
The First Lady (2021-2022) Showtime anthology drama series in role as Sara Delano Roosevelt
Attended Cass Technical High School.
Studied acting at Lee Strasberg's The Actors Studio in New York City.
She was a cheerleader in high school.
Has two brothers, Jack Gillooly and Steve Gillooly.
Has Irish, German and French-Canadian ancestry.
She won a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her role as Doris in romantic comedy play "Same Time, Next Year" (1978), at Brooks Atkinson Theatre.
She was inducted into the Michigan Women's Hall of Fame in 1997 and in the American Theatre Hall of Fame in 2013.
She published her book "Lessons in Becoming Myself" in 2006.
She won the Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Grow Old Along With Me The Best Is Yet To Be (1966).
Served as president of the Actors' Equity Association (1982-1985).
She was married to:
Bill Alexander (1950-1957)
Paul Roberts (1957-1962) they have adopted son, Jefferson Roberts
Neil Burstyn (1962-1972)