American actress best known for playing Elaine Robinson in The Graduate and Etta Place in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Her role in The Graduate earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress and her role in Butch Cassidy earned her a BAFTA Award for Best Actress.
She acted in numerous stage productions in San Francisco before making it to the big screen.
She made appearances in the 1960's TV series The Viginian, The Alfred Hitchcock Hour, and Gunsmoke.
She was married to second husband Conrad Hall from 1970 to 1975.
She played the love interest of Dustin Hoffman in the 1967 classic The Graduate.