awards & nominations

Evening Shade (1990)

Elizabeth Ashley as "Frieda Evans"

Former professional football player Woodrow "Wood" Newton retires to his hometown of Evening Shade, Ark., and settles into a new job as coach of a high-school football team with a long losing streak. The comedy series shines a light on life in rural America with a focus on the three Fs -- faith, family and friends.

Emmy (Primetime) (1991)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

The Carpetbaggers (1964)

Elizabeth Ashley as "Monica Winthrop"

When playboy Jonas (George Peppard) inherits his father's industrial empire, he expands it by acquiring an aircraft factory and movie studio. His rise to power is ruthless. He marries and then quickly abandons sweet, bubbly Monica (Elizabeth Ashley) ; turns his young, attractive stepmother, Rina (Carroll Baker), into a self-destructive actress; and manages to disappoint even his closest friend, cowboy movie star Nevada (Alan Ladd). Is Jonas beyond redemption?

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1964)NominatedMost Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Golden Globe (1964)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

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