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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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
1970Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or SpecialThe Happy EndingNominated
1970Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Happy EndingNominated