Marian Seldes

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 68
Marian Hall Seldes was an American stage, film, radio, and television actress whose career spanned over 60 years. A five-time Tony Award nominee, she won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for A Delicate Balance in 1967, and received subsequent nominations for Father's Day (1971), Deathtrap (1978–82), Ring Round the Moon (1999), and Dinner at Eight (2002). read more

Marian Hall Seldes was an American stage, film, radio, and television actress whose career spanned over 60 years. A five-time Tony Award nominee, she won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for A Delicate Balance in 1967, and received subsequent nominations for Father's Day (1971), Deathtrap (1978–82), Ring Round the Moon (1999), and Dinner at Eight (2002). She also won a Drama Desk Award for Father's Day. Her other Broadway credits included Equus (1974–77), Ivanov (1997), and Deuce (2007). She was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame in 1995 and received the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in 2010.

Birth Name

Marian Hall Seldes

Born

Thursday, 23 August 1928

Died

Monday, 06 October 2014

Actress Filmography

Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Self 2021
Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life Mabel Billingsly 2012
Lost Bohemia Self 2011
The Extra Man Vivian Cudlip 2010
The 64th Annual Tony Awards Self - Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient 2010
Nurse Jackie Tottie 2009
Home Peggy 2009
Leatherheads Clerk 2008
August Rush The Dean 2007
The Visitor Barbara 2007
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Actress Filmography

Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Self 2021
Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life Mabel Billingsly 2012
Lost Bohemia Self 2011
The Extra Man Vivian Cudlip 2010
The 64th Annual Tony Awards Self - Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient 2010
Nurse Jackie Tottie 2009
Home Peggy 2009
Leatherheads Clerk 2008
August Rush The Dean 2007
The Visitor Barbara 2007
The 61st Annual Tony Awards Self - Audience Member 2007
Suburban Girl Margaret Paddleford 2007
The Metropolitan Opera HD Live The Duchess of Krankenthorp 2006
Big Day Betty 2006
In from the Night Nora Cantata 2006
The Book of Daniel Grandma Helen 2006
Ballets Russes Narrator 2005
Clubhouse Nana Georgia 2004
Plainsong Iva Stearns 2004
Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Narrator / Narrator (voice) 2004
Mona Lisa Smile President Jocelyn Carr 2003
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Self 2003
Hollywood Ending Alexandra 2002
The Education of Max Bickford Elaine, Andrea's Mother 2001
Town & Country Eugenie's Mother 2001
A Nero Wolfe Mystery Mrs. Louise Grantham Robilotti, Mrs. Pitcairn 2001
100 Centre Street Dean Gibbons 2001
Duets Harriet Gahagan 2000
If These Walls Could Talk 2 Abby Hedley (segment "1961") / Abby Hedley 2000
The Others Katerina Risavitch 2000
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Peggy Kendall 1999
The Haunting Mrs. Dudley 1999
Celebrity Datloff Party Guest 1998
Sex and the City Mrs. Big 1998
Affliction Alma Pittman 1998
Home Alone 3 Mrs. Hess 1997
Digging to China Leah Schroth 1997
Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Self - George's niece 1996
Theater Talk Self - Guest 1996
Cosby Elaine, Virginia 1996
Remember WENN Miss Frye 1996
Tom and Huck Widow Douglas 1995
Clarissa Lillian Banion 1995
C.P.W. Suzanne Dark 1995
Truman Eleanor Roosevelt 1995
In the Best of Families: Marriage, Pride & Madness Justice Susie Sharp 1994
Frasier Betty 1993
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag Margaret Armstrong 1992
Good & Evil Charlotte Sandler 1991
The General Motors Playwrights Theater The Dean 1991
Law & Order Suzanne 1990
Wings Eleanor Kingsbury 1990
Murphy Brown Murphy's Aunt Brooke 1988
Zits Miss Maple 1988
Frances Steloff: Memoirs of a Bookseller Self - Narrator 1987
Murder, She Wrote Lydia Winthrop 1984
Who's the Boss? Nanna 1984
Kate & Allie Marion 1984
The 32nd Annual Tony Awards Self - Nominee 1978
Fingers Ruth 1978
Working in the Theatre Self 1976
Mannix Ida Colby 1967
The Star Wagon Marian 1966
The Greatest Story Ever Told Herodias 1965
Branded Neela 1965
East Side/West Side Nan Morgan 1963
Breaking Point Madelena Gracchi 1963
The Defenders Ethel Keever, Lillian Conn 1961
The Robert Herridge Theater Elisa Allen 1960
Play of the Week Antoinette, Olga 1959
The Big Fisherman Arnon 1959
Crime & Punishment, USA Debbie Cole 1959
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse Louise 1958
The Rifleman Hazel / The Vision 1958
The Texan Cora Laird 1958
The Light in the Forest Kate Owens 1958
Shirley Temple's Storybook Widow Enga 1958
The Court of Last Resort Mary Morales, Roberta Farrell 1957
Suspicion Matron Henderson 1957
Perry Mason Mary K. Davis 1957
M Squad Martha Wicklow 1957
Have Gun - Will Travel Christie Smith, Mollie Stanton 1957
The True Story of Jesse James Rowena Cobb 1957
The Young Stranger Mrs. Morse 1957
Zane Grey Theatre Alicia Jolland 1956
Playhouse 90 Kate Sullivan, Mme. Molotov 1956
Matinee Theatre Sarah, Stella 1955
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Lydia Brailing 1955
Gunsmoke Mrs. Cullen 1955
Jane Wyman Presents the Fireside Theatre Sophie 1955
The Millionaire Dorothy 'Dot' McAllister 1955
The Magical World of Disney Kate Owens 1954
Climax! Betty 1954
General Electric Theater Leah, Persis Hughes, Adelaide Baines 1953
Omnibus (segment "Antigone"), (segment "Lincoln, Part II: Early Boyhood"), (segment "Mr. Lincoln") 1952
Hallmark Hall of Fame Emily Bronte 1951
Lux Video Theatre Anne, May 1950
Sure As Fate Lady Macduff 1950
Studio One Anna Zeger, Anna Zenger, Belle Giles, Mary Widdicomb 1948
Repertory Theatre Emilia 1948
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