awards & nominations

Avanti! (1972)

Juliet Mills as "Pamela Piggott"

Based on the play by Samuel Taylor, this comedy finds Wendell Armbruster Jr. (Jack Lemmon) journeying to the Italian island of Ischia to claim the body of his millionaire father, who died while on vacation there. As the dutiful son uncovers more about his dad's death, revelations are made, leading to Wendell's involvement with British beauty Pamela Piggott (Juliet Mills). Their budding romance, however, is hindered by a number of odd events that sorely test it.

Golden Globe (1972)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

Nanny and the Professor (1970)

Juliet Mills as "Phoebe Figalilly"

Charming British nanny Phoebe Figalilly (Juliet Mills) provides welcome relief to widower professor Harold Everett (Richard Long) when it comes to handling his three out-of-control children. While Phoebe doesn't appear to possess any magical abilities a la Mary Poppins, she does have a finely developed intuition, which always leaves her charges wondering.

Golden Globe (1971)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy