Lynn Redgrave: Articles

Movie Veterans & the Oscars: From Roman Polanski & Lauren Bacall to Sandra Bullock

Lauren Bacall, Mimi Rogers in Barbra Streisand's The Mirror Has Two Faces 1996 Lauren Bacall Lauren Bacall was nominated as Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Barbra Streisand's domineering mother in the Streisand-directed melodrama The Mirror Has Two Faces. In one of the biggest upsets in Oscar history, Bacall […]

Henry Fonda & Julie Christie + Roman Polanski & Jack Palance: Oscar Comebacks

Adrien Brody in Roman Polanski's The Pianist Major Oscar Comebacks Below is a list of 28 actors and directors who had to wait 20 years or more for the next Academy Award nomination in their respective categories, i.e., actors/acting categories; directors/Best Direction category. That's why Henry Fonda is listed first […]

'Kinsey' Movie Review: Liam Neeson as Controversial Sex Researcher

Kinsey movie with Liam Neeson, Laura Linney At one point in Kinsey, Liam Neeson's polemical Dr. Alfred Kinsey tells a reporter that it would be “useless” to make a film of his 1948 book on male sexuality. Be that as it may, Kinsey would probably have recognized that his extraordinary […]

Lynn Redgrave Dies: Two-Time Oscar Nominee, Troubled Private Life

Lynn Redgrave, Alan Bates in Silvio Narizzano's Georgy Girl Lynn Redgrave died Sunday, May 2, '10, at her home in Connecticut. She had been fighting breast cancer for seven years. The two-time Oscar nominee, four-time BAFTA Award nominee, two-time SAG Award nominee, New York Film Critics award winner, two-time Golden […]