Jean Simmons

Jean Simmons

British-American actress (1929-2010)
Jean Merilyn Simmons, OBE was a British actress and singer. One of J. Arthur Rank's "well-spoken young starlets", she appeared predominantly in films, beginning with those made in Great Britain during and after World War II, followed mainly by Hollywood films from 1950 onwards.Wikipedia
BornJanuary 31, 1929
HometownLower Holloway, United Kingdom
Height5'4" (1.63m)
SpouseRichard Brooks (m 1960 - 1980) , Stewart Granger (m 1950 - 1960)
ChildrenTracy Granger , Kate Brooks
ParentsCharles Simmons
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

The Big Country
The Big Country
2h 45min
1958
Affair With a Stranger
Affair With a Stranger
1h 29min
1975
Shadows in the Sun
Shadows in the Sun
1h 21min
2008
Thru the Moebius Strip
Thru the Moebius Strip
1h 27min
2005
Life at the Top
Life at the Top
1h 57min
1965
So Long at the Fair
So Long at the Fair
1h 30min
1950
The Inheritance
The Inheritance
1h 38min
1948
Howl's Moving Castle
Howl's Moving Castle
PG
1h 59min
2005
Winter Solstice
Winter Solstice
2h 10min
2003
Daisies in December
Daisies in December
1h 37min
1995
Dark Shadows
Dark Shadows
0h 45min
1991
Great Expectations
Great Expectations
1989
Inherit the Wind
Inherit the Wind
1h 35min
1988
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lost Love
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lost Love
1h 37min
1987
The Dain Curse
The Dain Curse
1978

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1996Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureHow to Make an American QuiltNominated
1984Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeThe Thorn BirdsNominated
1983Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or SpecialThe Thorn BirdsWinner
1970Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Happy EndingNominated
1970Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Happy EndingNominated