Biography - A Short Wiki
Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward is an actress, philanthropist, and producer from America. She is best known for her performance in The Three Faces of Eve in 1957. This helped her to earn an Academy Award for Best Actress and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. In her spanning a career over six decades, she received four Oscar nominations, ten Golden Globe Award nominations, four BAFTA Film Award nominations.
Here is a short summary of Joanne Woodward's career:
Woodward managed to get roles on TV in her early career. From 1953 to 1954, she understudied in the New York production of Picnic. This featured her future husband, Paul Newman. Woodward’s debut film was a post-Civil War Western, Count Three and Pray in 1955. Later she signed a long term contract by 20th Century Fox in January 1956, and Woodward was given the lead role in her third feature, The Three Faces of Eve, in 1957. For this, Woodward won the Best Actress Oscar.
Family and Personal Life
Woodward has been first engaged to Gore Vidal before she gets married to Paul Newman. They first met on the set of The Long, Hot Summer in 1957. Newman married Woodward in January 1958, in Las Vegas. They both remained married for 50 years until Newman’s death from lung cancer. Woodward and Newman have three daughters together. Woodward, widowed since 2008 and makes her home in Westport, Connecticut, where she and Newman raised their daughters. Woodward and Newman were the first “Hollywood star” power couples who decided to raise their children outside California.
|Paul Newman (m. 1958-2008)
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Joanne Woodward - Bikini Photos
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward
|Age (as of today)
|Date of Birth
|February 27, 1930
|Place of Birth
|Thomasville, Georgia, United States
|1.63 m, 5 feet 4 inches
|50 kg, 110 lbs
|Net Worth / Wealth
|Actor, Philanthropist, Producer
Height, Weight, and Age
Joanne Woodward's height is pretty average measuring 1.63 m. The actor weighs 50 kg. As of today, February 28, 2024, Joanne Woodward is 94 years old.
"There can be no one best way of organizing a business."Joanne Woodward
"I'm a risk-taker. I like to test myself."Joanne Woodward
"Actors and writers need to come back to the theater because it's a place where you can learn. You have to pay your dues, and people who haven't paid their dues in the theater, I think, have a hard time creating a whole career."Joanne Woodward
"I was down in Washington when 9/11 happened. We were in the middle of putting together the next summer season, and all I could think of was something somehow must make sense to us. Our Town kept coming into my mind."Joanne Woodward
"An activist is someone who makes an effort to see problems that are not being addressed and then makes an effort to make their voice heard. Sometimes there are so many things that it's almost impossible to make your voice heard in every area, but you can sure try."Joanne Woodward