Actress who won the Academy Award for Best Actress for portraying three characters in the film Three Faces of Eve. She gained further recognition after marrying movie star Paul Newman.
In her youth, she won multiple beauty pageants.
Her other memorable film roles include Philadelphia, Sybil, They Might Be Giants, A New Kind of Love, and Rachel, Rachel. She was the first celebrity to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
She was married to Paul Newman from 1958 to 2008 and the couple had three children together: Elinor, Melissa, and Claire.