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Ellen Burstyn

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ellen Burstyn  (born December 7, 1932) is an American actress, who has worked in film, stage and television. Her acting career began in theatre during the late 1950s, and over the next ten years, Burstyn appeared in several films and television series before joining the Actors Studio in 1967. She achieved recognition for her roles in The Last Picture Show (1971) and The Exorcist (1973), receiving Academy Award nominations for both performances. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress the following year for her work in Martin Scorsese's Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1973). In 1975, she won a Tony Award for her work in the Broadway production of Same Time, Next Year, and received a Golden Globe Award and a fourth Academy Award nomination for her performance in the 1978 film version. Burstyn continued to work extensively since the 1980s, and was acclaimed for her performance in the film Requiem for a Dream, for which she received several critic's awards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ellen Burstyn, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Dec 7, 1932 In Detroit, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Oprah Winfrey Presents: Mitch Albom's For One More Day
Latest Project:
Movie The Tale 2018-01-20
Known For
Poster of Unity
Poster of El secreto de Adaline
Poster of Interestelar
Poster of The Stone Angel
Series Oprah Winfrey Presents: Mitch Albom's For One More Day Unknown 2019
Movie Wake 2019
Movie The Tale Nettie 2018-01-20
Series The People vs. Jean Harris Jean Harris 2017
Series Possible Side Effects Unknown 2017
Series The Iron Horse Unknown 2017
Movie Wiener-Dog Nana 2016-06-24
Movie Custodia Beatrice Fisher 2016-04-17
Movie About Scout Gram 2015-04-25
Movie Unity Herself - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
Movie El secreto de Adaline Flemming 2015-04-16
Movie Pétalos al viento Olivia Foxworth 2014-05-26
Movie Decisión final Barb Weaver 2014-04-11
Movie River of Fundament Hathfertiti 2014-02-12
Movie Two Men in Town Mère Garnett 2014-02-06
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Herself - Interviewee 2014-02-02
Movie Flores en el ático Olivia Foxworth 2014-01-18
Movie Interestelar Old Murph Cooper 2014-11-05
Movie La llamada Emily Micallef 2014-08-05
Movie Los mejores deseos Louisa Mae Cardinal 2013-10-19
Series Mom Shirley 2013-09-23
Series Political Animals Margaret Barrish 2012-07-15
Series Coma Mrs. Emerson 2012-09-03
Movie Love, Marilyn Herself 2012-09-12
Movie Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You Nanette 2011-11-02
Movie Las poderosas Mac Mother St. John 2009-10-21
Movie The Velveteen Rabbit Swan 2009-01-01
Movie Greta Katherine 2009-11-25
Movie W. Barbara Bush 2008-10-17
Movie La pérdida de un diamante lágrima Miss Addie 2008-01-01
Movie Lovely, Still Mary 2008-01-01
Movie Mitch Albom's For One More Day 2007-12-09
Movie The Stone Angel Hagar 2007-09-12
Series Big Love Unknown 2006-03-12
Series The Book of Daniel Bishop Beatrice Congreve 2006-01-06
Movie Mrs. Harris Former Tarnower Steady 2006-02-25
Movie Stardust: The Bette Davis Story Herself 2006-05-02
Movie The Elephant King Diana Hunt 2006-04-26
Movie Hubert Selby Jr: It'll Be Better Tomorrow Herself 2006-06-22
Movie 30 Days Maura 2006-10-06
Movie Wicker Man Sister Summersisle 2006-09-01
Movie La fuente de la vida Dr. Lillian Guzetti 2006-09-06
Movie Secretos de confesión Mary Ryan 2005-05-11
Movie Las cinco personas que conoces en el cielo Ruby 2004-12-05
Movie La casa de Nueva Orleans Tommie 2004-10-31
Movie Easy Riders, Raging Bulls Herself 2003-03-09
Movie Brush with Fate Rika 2003-01-01
Movie Clan ya-ya Viviane Joan 'Vivi' Abbott Walker 2002-06-07
Movie Su ultima oportunidad Joan Thomas 2001-08-20
Movie Memories, Dreams & Addictions Herself 2001-05-22
Movie Mermaid Trish 2000-05-21
Movie La otra cara del crimen Val Handler 2000-04-27
Series That's Life Dolly DeLucca 2000-10-01
Movie Réquiem por un sueño Sara Goldfarb 2000-10-06
Movie The Last Picture Show: A Look Back Herself 1999-04-25
Movie Night Ride Home Maggie 1999-02-07
Movie Walking Across Egypt Mattie Rigsbee 1999-01-01
Series Ley y orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Unknown 1999-09-20
Movie Jugando con el corazón Mildred 1998-12-30
Series A Will of their Own Veronica Steward 1998-10-18
Movie Marilyn in Manhattan Herself 1998-09-05
Movie The Patron Saint of Liars June Clatterbuck 1998-04-05
Movie El temor de Dios: 25 años de 'El exorcista' Herself - 'Chris MacNeil' 1998-01-01
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie El impostor Mook 1997-08-31
Movie Flash Laura Strong 1997-12-21
Movie La historia de Spitfire Grill Hannah Ferguson 1996-08-23
Movie Timepiece Maud Gannon 1996-12-22
Movie Follow The River Gretel 1995-04-22
Movie My Brother's Keeper Helen 1995-03-14
Movie Donde reside el Amor Hy Dodd 1995-10-06
Movie El club de las niñeras Emily Haberman 1995-08-18
Movie Roommates Judith 1995-03-01
Movie Sola contra el crimen 1994-05-10
Movie Cuando un hombre ama a una mujer Emily 1994-04-29
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie The Cemetery Club Esther Moskowitz 1993-02-03
Movie Elegir un amor Mrs. O'Neil 1991-06-20
Movie Mrs. Lambert Remembers Love Lillian "Lil" Lambert 1991-05-12
Movie When You Remember Me Nurse Cooder 1990-10-07
Movie Hanna's War Katalin 1988-01-01
Movie Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam Mrs. Stocks (voice) 1987-10-01
Movie Pack of Lies Barbara Jackson 1987-04-26
Movie Act of Vengeance Margaret Yablonski 1986-09-04
Series The Ellen Burstyn Show Ellen Brewer 1986-09-20
Movie La vida puede continuar (AKA Dos veces en una vida) Kate MacKenzie 1985-10-23
Movie Surviving: A Family in Crisis Tina Brogan 1985-02-10
Movie Embajador en Oriente Medio Alex Hacker 1984-05-23
Movie Silence of the North Olive Frederickson 1981-10-23
Movie The People vs. Jean Harris Jean Harris 1981-05-07
Movie Sois belle et tais-toi Herself 1981-03-04
Movie Resurrection Edna 1980-09-26
Movie A Dream of Passion 1978-08-01
Movie El próximo año a la misma hora Doris 1978-04-23
Movie Providence Sonia Langham 1977-01-25
Series Saturday Night Live Herself - Host 1975-10-11
Movie Harry y Tonto Shirley Mallard 1974-08-12
Movie El juego del Jueves Lynne Evers 1974-04-14
Movie Alicia ya no vive aquí Alice Wyatt 1974-12-09
Movie El exorcista Chris MacNeil 1973-12-26
Movie El rey de Marvin Gardens Sally 1972-10-12
Movie La última película Lois Farrow 1971-10-02
Movie Trópico de Cáncer Mona 1970-02-27
Movie Alex in Wonderland Beth Morrison 1970-01-01
Movie Pit Stop Ellen McLeod 1969-05-14
Series El túnel del tiempo Unknown 1966-09-09
Movie Adiós Charlie Franny Salzman 1964-11-18
Movie For Those Who Think Young Dr. Pauline Swenson (as Ellen McRae) 1964-06-01
Series Kraft Suspense Theatre Unknown 1963-10-10
Series The Greatest Show on Earth Unknown 1963-09-17
Series Vacation Playhouse Unknown 1963-07-22
Series Going My Way Unknown 1962-10-03
Series Bus Stop Unknown 1961-10-01
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Series Surfside 6 Unknown 1960-10-06
Series The Detectives Unknown 1959-10-16
Series The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis Unknown 1959-09-29
Series 77 Sunset Strip Unknown 1958-10-10
Series Perry Mason Unknown 1957-09-21
Series Cheyenne Unknown 1955-09-20
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series Letter to Loretta Unknown 1953-09-20
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Series Tony Awards Unknown 1947-04-06