10 wins & 18 nominations.
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... Roberta Stahler
Mrs. Mulhern / Marianne
... Sarah Ross
... Cora Trapchek
Catherine Martell / Mr. Tojamura
The Twilight Zone
Gramma (segment "Gramma") / Aunt Neva (segment "The Burning Man")
Kirsten Arnesen Clay / Ruth McAdam
Release of her book, "Learning to Live Out Loud: A Memoir".
1 Print Biography |
2 Interviews |
1 Pictorial |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 4½" (1.64 m)
Did You Know?
Nobody thought of me as an actress. They just remembered that publicity story about my munching flower petals for breakfast. I even thought of giving up the name 'Piper Laurie' because I felt there was a stigma attached to it. I never could figure out just how many parts I lost and how many parts I won because of this name. I know some producers and directors said, 'Well, maybe she can act even ...
While working at Universal, they tore up her contract three times, to give her more money, in extending the time. She made a mistake by signing a contract, when she didn't need to.
Frequently plays young ladies who were either rescued by men or who have fallen in love with men