Known for movies

Short Info

DiedSeptember 5, 1966, Falmouth, Massachusetts, United States
FactShe studied drama at HB Studio in Greenwich Village in New York City.


Wesley Dennis (born October 21, 1988) is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and the Web.com Tour.

Dennis was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina. His father, Mark, is a golf instructor and his mother, Cindy, is a homemaker. He has two older sisters, Whitney and Lindsey. Dennis began playing golf at age four and started competing in tournaments at age eight. He attended Spartanburg High School, where he was a three-time All-State selection. Dennis played collegiate golf at Clemson University, where he was a two-time All-American.

As a professional, Dennis has won two tournaments on the PGA Tour and four on the Web.com Tour. His best finish in a major championship is a tie for 12th at the 2015 PGA Championship.

Dennis has earned over $5 million in prize money during his career. His biggest payday came at the 2015 RBC Heritage, where he won $1.26 million.

Dennis is married to his high school sweetheart, Ashley. The couple has two children together, a son named Wesley Jr. and a daughter named Harper.

General Info

DiedSeptember 5, 1966, Falmouth, Massachusetts, United States
ProfessionSinger-songwriter
NationalityAmerican

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Quotes

#Quote
1Having an Academy Award lasts longer than sex.
2I don't really like people much. I mean, I know I should develop this passion for other people and, like, get to know them, but I couldn't care less. - on her relationship with Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton during the filming of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf
3I should have kept myself blonder and thinner, but I just didn't care enough.
4[on acting]: It isn't like painting a picture, or writing a book. When you finish an acting stint, there's nothing except money. You have to keep going, giving the best you've got, to get something intangible.

Facts

#Fact
1Was the 63rd actress to receive an Academy Award; she won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) at The 39th Annual Academy Awards (1967) on April 10, 1967.
2Appeared in a stage production of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" as Maggie the Cat, a role previously played by her "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" co-star Elizabeth Taylor in the film version.
3Became pregnant during the filming of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) but suffered a miscarriage.
4She studied drama at HB Studio in Greenwich Village in New York City.
5She declined to appear at the Oscar ceremonies the year she won her award for "Virginia Woolf".
6Involved with actor Eric Roberts in 1981. Her dog was riding with Roberts when he crashed his jeep into a tree in Los Angeles. Roberts was in a coma for two weeks.
7Awarded the coveted Theatre World Award for best Broadway debut in 1961.
8She won two consecutive Tony awards, in 1963 as Best Supporting or Featured Actress (Dramatic) for "A Thousand Clowns" and in 1964 as Best Actress (Dramatic) for "Any Wednesday," which eventually led to her Oscar-winning film performance in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966).
9Although she and Gerry Mulligan referred to each other as husband and wife for years, she eventually said that they had never married.
10A dedicated exponent of the 'Method' technique via the Actor's Studio, her physical neuroticisms could either captivate or repel audiences.
11A well-known cat lover.

Pictures

Movies

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Indian Runner1991Mrs. Roberts
Parents1989Millie Dew
976-EVIL1988Aunt Lucy
Another Woman1988Claire
Laughter in the Dark1986
The Equalizer1986TV SeriesKay Wesley
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1985TV SeriesHelen
The Love Boat1985TV SeriesGina Caldwell
The Execution1985TV MovieElsa Spahn
Young People's Specials1985TV SeriesPatricia Benson
Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean1982Mona
The Four Seasons1981Anne Callan
Wilson's Reward1980TV MovieMartha James
Perfect Gentlemen1978TV MovieSophie Rosenman
Police Story1978TV SeriesSharon Bristol
Nasty Habits1977Sister Winifred
God Told Me To1976Martha Nicholas
Mr. Sycamore1975Jane Gwilt
Something Evil1972TV MovieMarjorie Worden
The Man Who Wanted to Live Forever1970TV MovieDr. Enid Bingham
The Out of Towners1970Gwen Kellerman
That Cold Day in the Park1969Frances Austen
Thank You All Very Much1969Rosamund Stacey
Teach Me!1968Short
A Hatful of Rain1968TV MovieCelia Pope
Sweet November1968Sara Deever
The Fox1967Jill Banford
Up the Down Staircase1967Sylvia Barrett
The Three Sisters1966Irina
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?1966Honey
Mr. Broadway1964TV SeriesPatricia Kelsey
Arrest and Trial1964TV SeriesMolly White
The Fugitive1963TV SeriesCassie Bolin
Naked City1962-1963TV SeriesLorraine Kershwood / Eleanor Ann Hubber
Splendor in the Grass1961Kay
Guiding Light1952TV SeriesAlice Holden #1 (1956)

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
City Lights1987TV SeriesHerself
The Animals Film1981Documentary
What's My Line?1973-1974TV SeriesHerself - Panelist / Herself - Mystery Guest
The David Frost Show1971TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1963-1969TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 22nd Annual Tony Awards1968TV SpecialHerself - Presenter: Best Direction for a Play
Late Night Line-Up1968TV SeriesHerself
The 20th Annual Tony Awards1966TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The 18th Annual Tony Awards1964TV SpecialHerself - Winner: Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood2010TV Mini-Series documentaryHoney
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy2010Video documentaryHerself (uncredited)
Confessions of a Superhero2007DocumentaryHerself
Inventing Grace, Touching Glory2003DocumentaryHerself
Sex at 24 Frames Per Second2003Video documentary
Elizabeth Taylor: A Musical Celebration2000TV Movie uncredited
Omnibus2000TV Series documentaryHerself
Great Romances of the 20th Century: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton1997TV Short documentary
The Celluloid Closet1995DocumentaryJill Banford (uncredited)
America at the Movies1976DocumentaryHoney Gwen Kellerman

Awards

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1967OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Actress in a Supporting RoleWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
1967Golden LaurelLaurel AwardsFemale Supporting PerformanceWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
1967Golden LaurelLaurel AwardsFemale New Face
1967Best ActressMoscow International Film FestivalUp the Down Staircase (1967)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1971Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or MusicalThe Out of Towners (1970)
1970Golden LaurelLaurel AwardsFemale Star12th place.
1967Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Supporting ActressWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

3rd Place Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1971Golden LaurelLaurel AwardsBest Comedy Performance, FemaleThe Out of Towners (1970)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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