Virginia Cathryn "Gena" Rowlands (born June 19, 1930) is an American actress of film, stage and television. The four-time Emmy and two-time Golden Globe winner is best known for her collaborations with her actor-director husband John Cassavetes in ten films, in two of which,...Wikipedia
Born: 19th June, 1930, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Height: 5' 6" (168 cm)
Claim to Fame: Gloria (1980)
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I love independent filmmaking. I don`t agree with a lot of it, but that`s the point.
The thing about acting is you don`t want to let on how enjoyable it is or then everybody would want to become an actress. But it really is. It`s a pleasure to go and exchange your identity.
You can't learn to dance...without stepping on a few toes.
A retired woman hires a dance instructor to give her private dance lessons at her home -- one per week for six weeks. What begins as an antagonistic relationship turns into a close friendship as they dance together.
CHICAGO – Entries number 251 and number 252 in the most important and impressive series of DVDs in the history of the format, The Criterion Collection, come from the same influential writer/director, one of the godfathers of the independent film industry, John Cassavetes. Both are worthwhile additions to any serious film collector’s shelf.
The first of the pair is the half-century old “Shadows,” Cassavetes’ directorial debut. As the credit so perfectly says “Improvised/Directed by John Cassavetes”. These visionary films were the... Read More
Posted by Bohemian_Sweetie 5 years ago
Has suppressed the first version of her husband`s (John Cassavetes) film Shadows (1959) and will neither allow it to be shown, nor acknowledge its existence.
She and John Cassavetes made 10 movies together: A Child Is Waiting (1963), Faces (1968/I), Gloria (1980), Love Streams (1984), Minnie and Moskowitz (1971), Opening Night (1977), A Woman Under the Influence (1974), Intoccabili, Gli (1968), Two-Minute Warning (1976) and Tempest (1982).