Acted in "La Bomba", featuring ex-husband Vittorio Gassman and his son Alessandro
Cast as a duplicitous agent in Blake Edwards' satirical "S.O.B."
Played small role of Mrs Touchette in Jane Campion's "The Portrait of a Lady"
Portrayed the promiscuous shopgirl Crystal Allen in NBC version of "The Women"
Received first Academy Award as Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Mrs Van Daan in the film version of "The Diary of Anne Frank", directed by George Stevens
Starred as Rose Winters (a character named after her real-life mother) in the CBS TV-movie "Big Rose", an unsold series pilot
Acted the role of the Concierge in Roman Polanski's thriller "The Tenant"
Appeared in featured role in the Actors Studio film version of "Three Sisters", starring Geraldine Page
Auditioned for the role of Scarlett O'Hara in "Gone With the Wind"; George Cukor reportedly told her she should attend college
Cast as Pauly Shore's mother in the lame comedy "Jury Duty"
Debut as playwright with "One Night Stands of a Noisy Passenger", a series of three one-act plays; hand-picked Robert De Niro for one of the roles
Played a retirement home resident in "Gideon's Web"; shown at the Cannes Film Festival market
Played small role in "Red River", starring John Wayne and Montgomery Clift
Co-starred in "Heavy"
Played Ado Annie on Broadway in the musical "Oklahoma!"
Played Minnie Shean Marx in "Minnie's Boys", the unsuccessful musical biography of the Marx Brothers
Raised in Brooklyn, New York
Appeared in "Knickerbocker Holiday", billed as Shelley Winter
Had supporting role in Diane Ladd's TV directorial debut, the Showtime movie "Mrs. Munck"
Played Gladys Presley in the acclaimed ABC biopic "Elvis", starring Kurt Russell and directed by John Carpenter
Starred in the Roger Corman film "Bloody Mama"; first time working with Robert De Niro
Co-starred on Broadway in "The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds."
Appeared in the action movie "The Delta Force."
Appeared with Liza Minnelli in the comedy "Stepping Out."
Earned praise for her role in "A Place in the Sun."
Co-starred in the thriller "The Night of the Hunter."
Landed her first credited film role in "Sailor's Holiday."
Co-starred in the comedy "Alfie."
Played a cameo role in the landmark blaxploitation film "Cleopatra Jones."
Co-starred in the fantastical family movie "Pete's Dragon."
Stage debut as understudy in "The Time of Your Life"
TV-movie debut in ABC's "Revenge"
Played Charlotte, mother to the title character in "Lolita."
Appeared in the film noir "A Double Life."
Received Emmy for appearance in "Two Is the Number", a drama special aired as part of "Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre" (NBC)
Signed seven-year contract with Universal
Signed to a contract by Columbia Pictures
Succeeded Bette Davis in the role of Maxine Faulk in Tennessee Williams' "The Night of the Iguana"
Co-starred in the romantic drama "A Patch of Blue."
Won acclaim for her performance in "The Poseidon Adventure."
Starred in "A Hatful of Rain" on Broadway.
Made her Broadway debut in "The Night Before Christmas."
Film acting debut in "What a Woman!"
Took on the recurring role of the title character's grandmother on the sitcom "Roseanne."