Birthday: 04.1926God birth: 1926
Birthplace: Iowa, United States
Nationality: United States
American actress of film, theater and television. She is the winner of eight awards «PrimeTime Emmy Awards». In 1971, the actress was awarded the “Oscar” for participation in the film «The Last Picture Show», and at the same time has become one of the most popular television actresses.
Cloris Leachman was born in April 1926, the year in Iowa and was the eldest of three sisters – the family of the owner of the company Leachman Lumber Company, a real estate.
In 1944, the year she graduated from the school Leachman Roosevelt High School. Then, the future actress studied drama at the University of Northwestern University and studied at the University of Illinois State University, where she was a member of Gamma Phi Beta Society
Leachman first appeared on television and in movies shortly after performing at the Miss America contest. By that time, Cloris has managed to win the title of Miss Chicago 1946. By the way, just before Leachman managed to get acting experience, participating in theater productions Des Moines Playhouse.
Some time after the contest Leachman went to New York and began to study there at the Actors Studio Actors Studio. Soon aspiring actress has played on Broadway, attracting the attention of fans of the theater to own – really talented person.
In the fifties, the actress first appeared on TV – she participated in various programs such as «Suspense» and «Studio One».
In the sixties, the actress flashed a «Raisonette Girls», and in 1969, the year worked with Paul Newman in the film «Sundance Kid», in which he played the role of a prostitute. By the way, Newman worked as an actress is not the first time – in 1956, the year she starred in his film «The Rack».
The long career of the actress has not gone unnoticed. Moreover, the activity of Cloris was rewarded. Actress awarded the “Oscar” for Best Actress in the film «The Last Picture Show» (1971).
In addition, Leachman won eight awards «Emmy Awards» in primetime and one – in the daytime. The actress received the award “Golden Globe” – for taking part in a TV serial «Phyllis», which was shown on TV with the 1975th to 1977 th years.
In the mid-seventies, the same actress played in “Frankenstein”, and in 1977, the year played in the film «High Anxiety».
In 2007, the year – when Broadway was put another version of “Frankenstein” – the actress was already in ’81 and she was unable to take part in the formulation, although it very much wanted.
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