Date of Birth:
2 August 1914
Beatrice Straight played in 6 movies in the Drama, Music, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, Horror genres.
Beatrice Straight got succeed with average imdb rating 5.6.
"Beatrice who?" This was the standard reaction of younger filmgoers when Beatrice Straight won the 1976 "Best Supporting Actress" Academy Award for her performance as Louise Schumacher, the wife of philandering TV producer William Holden, in Network. Older fans with longer memories knew full well who Beatrice Straight was--and also knew that she'd won her Oscar not merely for her brief Network stint, but for the work of a lifetime. Extensively trained in the Classics by such instruct... Read more