Jill Clayburgh (April 30, 1944 – November 5, 2010) was an American actress. She was a two-time Best Actress Academy Award nominee and won the Best Actress Award at the 1978 Cannes Film Festival (shared with Isabelle Huppert). Wikipedia
Age: 66 (age at death)
Born: 30th April, 1944, New York City, New York, USA
Died: 5th November, 2010, Lakeville, Connecticut, USA
Height: 5' 8" (173 cm)
Claim to Fame: Starting Over
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During her independent woman film mold in the late 1970s, Jill turned down the role of Norma Rae (1979), which won Sally Field her first Oscar.
Returned to Broadway in 2005 co-starring with Richard Thomas in "A Naked Girl on the Appian Way", in which she played a television cooking show maven. She also is making plans to co-star in a Broadway revival of "Barefoot in the Park" scheduled for February, 2006.
Competition between the maid of honor and a bridesmaid, over who is the bride's best friend, threatens to upend the life of an out-of-work pastry chef.
Ultra Violet, Warhol superstar, dies at 78
Ultra Violet (right, in 1968 with Andy Warhol and Viva) appeared in some 17 films, not counting numerous documentaries made later about the period and the Factory regulars.
By ANITA GATES
The New York Times
Published: 15 June 2014 09:38 PM
Updated: 15 June 2014 09:38 PM
NEW YORK — Isabelle Collin Dufresne, the French-born artist, actress and author known as Ultra Violet, the beauty among the superstars of Andy Warhol’s glory days at his studio, the Factory, died early Saturday at a... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 7 months ago
LAKEVILLE, Conn. - Jill Clayburgh, whose Broadway and Hollywood acting career stretched through the decades, highlighted by her Oscar-nominated portrayal of a divorcee exploring her sexuality in the 1978 film "An Unmarried Woman," died Friday. She was 66.
Her husband, Tony Award-winning playwright David Rabe, said she died after a 21-year battle with chronic lymphocytic leukemia. She was surrounded by her family and brother when she died at her home in Lakeville, he said.
She dealt with the disease courageously, quietly and privately, Rabe said, and conducted... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 years ago
There was just this amazing individuality. It`s just a whole different world of optimism and fearlessness, women taking off their bras and dancing around naked, and a political hopefulness and involvement.
People always seem to see echoes of their own lives in my films.