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.

Albums

Bernadette
Bernadette
1992
Sunday in the Park with George [Original Cast Recording]
Sunday in the Park with George [Original Cast Recording]
1984
Now Playing
Now Playing
1981
Bernadette Peters
Bernadette Peters
1980
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
Into the Woods [Original Broadway Cast]
Into the Woods [Original Broadway Cast]
1988

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1982Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyPennies from Heaven (1981 film)Winner
1977Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureSilent MovieNominated
1977Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or ComedyAll's FairNominated