awards & nominations

The Out-of-Towners (1970)

Sandy Dennis as "Gwen Kellerman"

George (Jack Lemmon) has been offered a promotion that would relocate him to New York City. He flies in with his wife, Gwen (Sandy Dennis), to the city for the job interview. After their flight is redirected to Boston due to heavy fog, the couple meets with disaster. Their luggage is missing, leaving them without money, and the entire city seems to be striking. George and Gwen struggle to survive the night before George's interview, questioning whether they want to move from their small town.

Golden Globe (1970)NominatedActress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Sandy Dennis as "Honey"

History professor George (Richard Burton) and his boozy wife, Martha (Elizabeth Taylor), return late one Saturday night from a cocktail party at the home of the college president, Martha's father. Martha announces that she invited another couple, newly appointed instructor Nick (George Segal) and his timid wife, Honey (Sandy Dennis), over for a nightcap. When the younger couple arrive, the night erupts into a no-holds-barred torrent of marital angst and verbal tirades.

Academy Award (1966)WonActor in a Supporting Role
Golden Globe (1966)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture