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						Colleen Dewhurst

Colleen Dewhurst

Date of Birth June 3, 1924
Date of Death 1991-08-22
Place of Birth Quebec
Country Canada
Profession Stage Actress
Horoscope Gemini

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Name Colleen Dewhurst
First Name Colleen
Last Name Dewhurst
Occupation Stage Actress
Birthday June 3
Birth Year 1924
Place of Birth Montreal
Home Town Quebec
Birth Country Canada
Birth Sign Gemini
Full/Birth Name
Father Fred Dewhurst
Mother Frances Marie Dewhurst
Siblings Not Available
Spouse George C. Scott , George C. Scott , James Vickery
Children(s) Campbell Scott, Alexander R. Scott

Colleen Dewhurst Biography

Colleen Dewhurst is one of the most popular and richest Stage Actress who was born on June 3, 1924 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. As of June 1, 2023, Colleen has a net worth approximately $5 Million. She appeared alongside She starred with Ingrid Bergman in the Broadway production of More Stately Mansions. in the Broadway production of More Stately Mansions.

Acclaimed Canadian theater and television actress who took home an Tony Award for her role in the role of Josie Hogan in the Broadway revival of A Moon for the Misbegotten. She was also a part of the TV series Murphy Brown and was a well-known character Marilla Cuthbert in the cult Anne of Green Gables television mini-series.

Her fame was due to her amazing interpretations of the dramatic work by writer She became known for her superb interpretations of the dramatic works of playwright Eugene O’Neill..

They were married actor/director She was married to actor/ director George C. Scott from 1960-1965 and again from 1967-1972. Her son, Campbell Scott, also had a career as an actor. between 1960-1965, and then from 1967 to 1972. The son of her husband, Campbell Scott was also a professional as actor.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Colleen Dewhurst Net Worth

Colleen is one of the richest Stage Actress from Canada. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Colleen Dewhurst's net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Stage Actress
Cars Not Available
House Living in own house.

In the summer, when she wasn’t performing in summer productions of the theatre she was working odd jobs as receptionist , and elevator operator.

Colleen Dewhurst Husband

According to our records, Colleen Dewhurst married to George C. Scott , George C. Scott , James Vickery. As of January 12, 2023, Colleen Dewhurst’s is not dating anyone.

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Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Colleen Dewhurst height 5 ft 8 in Colleen weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.

Height 5 ft 8 in
Weight Not Known
Body Measurements Under Review
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Top Facts about Colleen Dewhurst

1. Colleen Rose Dewhurst (1924-1991) was a renowned Canadian-American actress.
2. She was known for performing Eugene O’Neill’s works on stage, as well as appearing on film and television.
3. She won two Tony Awards and four Emmy Awards for her stage and television work.
4. She also won two Gemini Awards for her portrayal of Marilla Cuthbert in the Kevin Sullivan television adaptations of the Anne of Green Gables series.
5. She was born in Montreal, Quebec, the only child of Frances Marie and Ferdinand Augustus “Fred” Dewhurst.
6. She attended Whitefish Bay High School before moving to New York City to pursue an acting career.
7. She was known as the ‘Queen of Off-Broadway’ due to her frequent roles in short-run plays.
8. She appeared in several Alfred Hitchcock Presents episodes and early television dramas.
9. In 1972, she played the role of Mrs. Kate Collingwood in The Cowboys, marking a landmark in cinematic history as the first actress to share a love scene with John Wayne.
10. In 1988, she played the role of Marilla Cuthbert in Kevin Sullivan’s adaptation of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s novel Anne of Green Gables.
11. She later reprised her role in 1987’s Anne of Avonlea and in several episodes of Kevin Sullivan’s Road to Avonlea.
12. In 1989 and 1990, she appeared in a supporting role on the television series Murphy Brown playing Avery Brown.
13. She later won two Emmy Awards for the role, the second being awarded posthumously.
14. She was president of the Actor’s Equity Association from 1985 until her death.
15. She was cremated and her ashes were given to family and friends; no public service was planned.

Facts & Trivia

Colleen Ranked on the list of most popular Stage Actress. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Canada. Colleen Dewhurst celebrates birthday on June 3 of every year.

How old was Colleen Dewhurst when she died?

67 years (1924–1991)

How old was Colleen Dewhurst when she played Marilla?

#DidYouKnow Colleen Dewhurst was 61 years old when she played Marilla Cuthbert in Anne of Green Gables? She continued the role in Road To Avonlea until she died in 1991.

Is Colleen Dewhurst still alive?

August 22, 1991

How long was George C. Scott married to Colleen Dewhurst?

1960-1965 and 1967-1972: Academy Award-nominated actor George C. Scott married Emmy-winning actress Colleen Dewhurst twice, but their love story wasn’t meant to last. The pair met after working together in a 1958 theater production in New York, and went on to have two sons together.

Who did Colleen Dewhurst marry?


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