Beatrice Straight

Age: 100
Birthplace: Old Westbury, New York, USA

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Beatrice Whitney Straight (August 2, 1914 – April 7, 2001) was an American theatre, film, and television actress. Hers remains the shortest acting performance in a film to win an Oscar. In her winning role in the 1976 film Network, she was on screen for five minutes and forty seconds. She also received an Emmy nomination for her role in The Dain Curse. Straight can also be recognized as Dr. Lesh in Poltergeist.

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Movie Character Year
1tmmvkzak7jnbqhsxvtjjmbjhk8 Phone Call from a Stranger Claire Fortness 1952
5lewwca85puyadirpvvn4zsybtp The Nun's Story Mother Christophe 1959
P3dektyfvql2be074qq2pyregz7 Network Louise Schumacher 1976
2uwznd91lp61ikccsozuwe4wtwa The Promise Marion Hillyard 1979
U9tdywis6dgtuwlkulwccd4pxhw Bloodline Kate Erling 1979
2slyhjmm3abvxuvkuu6mtunvbdi Endless Love Rose Axelrod 1981
Jvveitxerqhfv91xqhls1izayg Poltergeist Dr. Lesh 1982
Scoyxmhkpzwx6ejuz6j4sgc1mga Deceived Adrienne's Mother 1991