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Celeste Holm

Performer
( b. Apr 29, 1917 New York, New York, USA - d. Jul 15, 2012 New York, New York, USA ) Female
Relations: Wife of Ralph Nelson (1938 - 1939) divorced
Wife of Wesley Addy (1961 - 1996) his death
Wife of Francis Davies (1940 - 1945) divorced
Wife of A. Schuyler Dunning (1946 - 1952) divorced
Wife of Frank Basile (2004 - 2012) her death

Biography: Celeste Holm was born in Brooklyn on April 29, 1917 to Theodor Holm and Jean Parke Holm. She attended the University of Chicago. Her first roles were in summer stock and community theater in the 1930s. She was married five times to: Ralph Nelson, Francis E. H. Davies, A. Schuyler Dunning, Wesley Addy, and Frank Basile. She had two sons: Theodor Nelson and Daniel Dunning. She is a life member of The Actors Studio. She was appointed to the National Arts Council by Ronald Reagan.

Film/TV Credits: Film credits include: "Gentleman's Agreement," "The Snake Pit," "Come to the Stable," "All About Eve," "High Society," "The Tender Trap," "A Letter to Three Wives," "3 Men and a Baby," "Alchemy," "Tom Sawyer," and "Bachelor Flat." Television credits include: "Honestly, Celeste!," "Nancy," "Promised Land," "Falcon Crest," "Cinderella," "Cheers," "Columbo," and "The Love Boat."

Other Awards: Oscar for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for "Gentleman's Agreement" in 1948. Star on the Walk of Fame in 1960. Inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame in 1992.

Trivia:
The marquees of Broadway theaters were dimmed in her honor on July 16, 2012.



ProductionsDate of Productions
I Hate Hamlet
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Also Starring: Celeste Holm [Lillian Troy]
Apr 08, 1991 - Jun 22, 1991
The Utter Glory of Morrissey Hall
[Musical, Original]
  • Starring: Celeste Holm [Julia Faysle]
May 13, 1979 - May 13, 1979
Habeas Corpus
[Play, Farce, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Celeste Holm [Lady Rumpers]
Nov 25, 1975 - Feb 15, 1976
Candida
[Play, Comedy, Revival]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Candida]
Apr 06, 1970 - Apr 11, 1970
Mame
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm
        Mame Dennis - Replacement (Aug 14, 1967 - ?)
May 24, 1966 - Jan 03, 1970
Invitation to a March
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Celeste Holm [Camilla Jablonski]
Oct 29, 1960 - Feb 04, 1961
Third Best Sport
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Helen Sayre]
Dec 30, 1958 - Mar 07, 1959
Interlock
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Mrs. Price]
Feb 06, 1958 - Feb 08, 1958
His and Hers
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Maggie Palmer]
Jan 07, 1954 - Mar 13, 1954
Anna Christie
[Play, Drama, Revival]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Anna Christopherson]
Jan 23, 1952 - Feb 02, 1952
The King and I
[Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm
        Anna Leonowens - Replacement
Mar 29, 1951 - Mar 20, 1954
Affairs of State
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Celeste Holm [Irene Elliott]
Sep 25, 1950 - Mar 08, 1952
Bloomer Girl
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Celeste Holm [Evalina]
Oct 05, 1944 - Apr 27, 1946
Oklahoma!
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Also Starring: Celeste Holm [Ado Annie Carnes]
Mar 31, 1943 - May 29, 1948
The Damask Cheek
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Calla Longstreth]
Oct 22, 1942 - Jan 09, 1943
All the Comforts of Home
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Fifi Oritanski]
May 25, 1942 - May 30, 1942
Papa Is All
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Emma]
Jan 06, 1942 - Feb 28, 1942
My Fair Ladies
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Lady Keith-Odlyn]
Mar 23, 1941 - Apr 19, 1941
Eight O'Clock Tuesday
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Marcia Godden]
Jan 06, 1941 - Jan 18, 1941
The Time of Your Life
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Mary L.]
Sep 23, 1940 - Oct 19, 1940
The Return of the Vagabond
[Play, Melodrama, Satire, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [His Daughter]
May 17, 1940 - May 18, 1940
Another Sun
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Maria]
Feb 23, 1940 - Mar 02, 1940
The Time of Your Life
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Mary L.]
Oct 25, 1939 - Apr 06, 1940
Gloriana
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Celeste Holm [Lady Mary]
Nov 25, 1938 - Nov 1938
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