• Colleen  Dewhurst

    Colleen Dewhurst

    Born on June 3rd, 1924

    From Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Lantern Hill Poster

Lantern Hill

A 12-year-old tries to reunite her parents when she discovers that her supposedly dead father is still alive.

Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actress for a Miniseries or Special
Those She Left Behind Poster

Those She Left Behind

Real estate agent Scott Grimes (Gary Cole) and his wife are expecting their first child. But Scott's dreams of a happy life come crashing down when Sue dies during childbirth, leaving a shellshocked Scott to care for their infant daughter. Though he turns to his mother-in-law, Margaret (Colleen Dewhurst), and others for help, Scott is overwhelmed by both his grief and the strain of being a single parent, and he begins to think about offering little Katie up for adoption.

Won
Outstanding Supporting Actress for a Miniseries or Special
Between Two Women Poster

Between Two Women

When shy school teacher Val (Farrah Fawcett) and Harry (Michael Nouri), the son of an aged opera singer, get married, Val quickly discovers that Harry's mother, Barbara (Colleen Dewhurst), is not very happy with their union. In fact, Barbara tries to separate the couple. But, when Barbara suffers a debilitating stroke, Val's compassion and empathy mend the rift between two women, giving Barbara the will to survive. But will Barbara learn to love her daughter-in-law?

Won
Outstanding Supporting Actress for a Miniseries or Special