Date of Birth:
4 June 1907
Rosalind Russell played in 7 movies in the Drama, Comedy, Romance, Music, Adventure, Biography, Musical genres.
Rosalind Russell got succeed with average imdb rating 7.3.
Interred at Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, California, USA, in the center of section M at the statue and cross.
Son, Lance Brisson, born May 7, 1943.
Died about three weeks after Patrick Dennis, the author of Auntie Mame (1958), one of her most famous roles.
She refused to be placed in the "best supporting" category when Columbia Pictures wanted to promote her for an Academy Award nomination for her role in Picnic (1955). Many felt she would have won had she cooperated.
Won Broadway's 1953 Tony Award as Best Actress (Musical) for "Wonderful Town," a musical based on the same source as her film My Sister Eileen (1942), for which she received an Oscar nomination playing the same character. She also received a 1957 Tony Award nomination as Best Actress (Dramatic) for "Auntie Mame," a part she recreated in an Oscar-nominated performance in the film version Auntie Mame (1958).
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