Bernadette Peters

Bernadette Peters

American actress and singer
Both sizzling and sweet, the Broadway legend (and sporadic screen star) reached top-billing in the 1970s and never looked back.
BornFebruary 28, 1948
HometownNew York City, U.S.
Net worth$40 million
Height5'3" (1.60m)
SpouseMichael Wittenberg (m 1996 - 2005)
ParentsPeter Lazzara , Marguerite Maltese
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Top Stories

Stephen Sondheim, A Celebration: Judi Dench proves the first among stellar equals in this bravura tribute

  • On Tuesday, the Sondheim Theatre swapped the Les Misérables barricades for Broadway Babies with a one-night-only gala in honour of its namesake, who died last November. Stephen Sondheim always considered London his second home, proclaimed producer Cameron Mackintosh in his introduction to this star-studded concert (which he also devised), and now his “old friends” in Britain had come together to pay tribute.

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Nothing Changes: Art for Hank's Sake
Nothing Changes: Art for Hank's Sake
2018
The Year in Memoriam 2017
The Year in Memoriam 2017
2017
10 Little Rubber Ducks
10 Little Rubber Ducks
2016
Best in Shelter With Jill Rappaport
Best in Shelter With Jill Rappaport
2015
Coming Up Roses
Coming Up Roses
1h 33min
2012
The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration
The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration
G
1h 24min
2003
Bobbie's Girl
Bobbie's Girl
PG-13
1h 35min
2002
Let It Snow
Let It Snow
R
1h 30min
2001
Holiday in Your Heart
Holiday in Your Heart
1h 36min
1997
Impromptu
Impromptu
PG-13
1h 47min
1975
The Last Best Year
The Last Best Year
PG
1h 36min
1990
Pink Cadillac
Pink Cadillac
PG-13
2h 2min
1989
Slaves of New York
Slaves of New York
R
2h 4min
1975
David
David
1h 36min
1988
Sunday in the Park With George
Sunday in the Park With George
1986
Annie
Annie
PG
2h 7min
1982
Pennies from Heaven
Pennies from Heaven
R
1h 48min
1981
Heartbeeps
Heartbeeps
PG
1h 18min
1981
Tulips
Tulips
PG
1h 33min
1981
The Jerk
The Jerk
R
1h 34min
1979
Vigilante Force
Vigilante Force
PG
1h 29min
1976
Circus of the Stars
Circus of the Stars
1977
All's Fair
All's Fair
1976
Silent Movie
Silent Movie
PG
1h 27min
1976
George M!
George M!
1h 30min
1970

Albums

Legends of Broadway
Legends of Broadway
2006
Sondheim, Etc., Etc.: Live at Carnegie Hall -- The Rest of It
Sondheim, Etc., Etc.: Live at Carnegie Hall -- The Rest of It
2005
Gypsy [The New Broadway Cast Recording]
Gypsy [The New Broadway Cast Recording]
2003
Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers and Hammerstein
Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers and Hammerstein
2002
Sondheim, Etc.: Live at Carnegie Hall
Sondheim, Etc.: Live at Carnegie Hall
1997
I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
1996
Bernadette
Bernadette
1992
Now Playing
Now Playing
1981
Bernadette Peters
Bernadette Peters
1980

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1982Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyPennies from HeavenWinner
1977Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or ComedyAll's FairNominated
1977Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureSilent MovieNominated