Tammy Grimes

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Birthday
30, 1934
Birthplace
Lynn, MA
Death Date
Oct 31, 2016 (82)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
30, 1934
Birthplace
Lynn, MA
Death Date
Oct 31, 2016 (82)

About

Broadway and movie actress and singer who won a Tony Award for her performance in The Unsinkable Molly Brown. She was also the star of ABC's The Tammy Grimes Show.

Before Fame

She made her New York debut in a 1955 production of Jonah and the Whale. That same year, she was cast as an understudy in a Broadway production of Bus Stop.

Trivia

She received a 1970 Tony Award for her dramatic role in Private Lives.

Family Life

She was married three times. Her first marriage, to actor Christopher Plummer, lasted from 1956-1960. Her second husband, Jeremy Slate, was also an actor.

Associated With

She became famous for her role in The Unsinkable Molly Brown; the piece also began Harve Presnell's theatrical career.