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Shirley Knight

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Birthday
5, 1936
Birthplace
Goessel, KS
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
5, 1936 (age 83)
Birthplace
Goessel, KS

About

American film actress who became known for her role as Beverly in the 1997 Academy Award-winning film As Good As it Gets.

Before Fame

She studied drama in Greenwich Village before beginning her stage career.

Trivia

She won numerous awards, including an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and multiple Emmy Awards.

Family Life

She had two children named Kaitlin and Sophie.

Associated With

She acted as Kevin James 's mother in the 2009 hit comedy Paul Blart: Mall Cop.