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Lee Grant (Lyova Haskell Rosenthal)

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Biography

New York City, New York, USA
Academy Award winner Lee Grant was born Lyova Haskell Rosenthal in New York City on October 31, 1925, to Witia (Haskell), a teacher and actress, and Abraham Rosenthal, an educator and realtor. Her father was of Romanian Jewish descent, and her mother was a Russian Jewish immigrant. Lee made her stage debut at age 4 at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, playing the abducted princess in "L'Orocolo". After graduating from high school, she won a scholarship to the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, where she studied acting with Sanford Meisner. Read more...

Actor

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Character: Miriam Polar

Valley of the Dolls 1967

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Character: Dede Murphy

Divorce American Style 1967

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Character: Fritzie Braddock

Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell 1968

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Character: Mrs. Enders

The Landlord 1970

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Character: Mrs. Bullard

There Was a Crooked Man... 1970

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Character: Maureen Leeds

In My Daughter's Name 1992

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Character: Dora Cohn

Citizen Cohn 1992

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Character: Lena Foster

Defending Your Life 1991

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Character: D.A. Doris Cantore

She Said No 1990

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Character: Ferguson Edwards

The Big Town 1987

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Character: Dr. Donna Burke

Teachers 1984

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Character: Amalia Stark

It's My Party 1996

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Character: Cora Cahn

The Substance of Fire 1996

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Character: Aunt Spendora

The Amati Girls 2000

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Character: Nora Best

East Side/West Side 1963

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Character: Anna Lisa Bell

Mod Squad 1968

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Character: Rose Peterson #1

Search for Tomorrow 1951

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Character: Lennie Converse

The Alcoa Hour 1955

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Character: Stella Chernak

Peyton Place 1964

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Character: Mrs. Grace Coolidge

Backstairs at the White House 1979

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Character: Maria Edwards

The Defenders 1961

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Character: Millie Hallop

The Fugitive 1963

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Character: Kay Gould

Judd for the Defense 1967

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Character: Cleo Tanner

The Doctors and the Nurses 1962

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Character: Susan Buchanan

Mission: Impossible 1966

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Character: Herself

Flip 1970

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Character: Celia Pruett

Marooned 1969

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Character: Lili Rosen

Voyage of the Damned 1976

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Character: Ava Marshall

Bare Essence 1982

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Character: Ellie Schuster

Lieutenant Schuster's Wife 1972

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Character: Fay Stewart

Fay 1975

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Character: Deborah Ballin

Visiting Hours 1982

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Character: Norma Hubley

Plaza Suite 1971

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Character: Vera Donlon

Slattery's People 1964

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