Elizabeth Ashley


Made her Broadway debut in 1959. Notable Broadway credits include August: Osage County; Dividing the Estate (also Off-Broadway; Drama Desk nom.); Enchanted April; The Best Man; Take Her, She’s Mine (Tony, Theatre World awards); Barefoot in the Park (Tony nom.); The Skin of Our Teeth; Caesar and Cleopatra; Legend; Agnes of God; Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Tony nom.). Film: The Cake Eaters, The Carpetbaggers, Ship of Fools (Golden Globe nom.), Happiness (Independent Spirit Award). TV includes “Evening Shade” (Emmy nom.), “The Rope” (CableACE nom.), HBO’s “Treme,” “Law & Order,” hosted “Saturday Night Live.” Recording: Lou Reed’s The Raven. Founding member/Board of Directors: American Film Institute. Author: Actress: Postcards From the Road. (As of August 2010)

Appears in
Edward Albeeā€™s Me, Myself, and I
When She Danced