Joanne Woodward

Her Life and Career


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About the Book

In her 60-year career, Joanne Woodward has been a film, television and stage actress, television producer and director, stage director, and film director. She won the Best Actress Academy Award for her performance in The Three Faces of Eve and was nominated for Rachel, Rachel, Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams and Mr. & Mrs. Bridge. She also won the Best Actress Emmy Award for See How She Runs and Do You Remember Love. This book is the first to be solely devoted to Woodward’s life and career, which were often overshadowed by the successes of her late husband, Paul Newman.

About the Author(s)

Peter Shelley is a playwright, screenwriter and author of several film books. He lives in Gosford, Australia.

Bibliographic Details

Peter Shelley
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Pages: 184
Bibliographic Info: 25 photos, appendix, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2019
pISBN: 978-1-4766-7580-0
eISBN: 978-1-4766-3697-9
Imprint: McFarland

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments iv
Preface 1
1. Beginning 5
2. 20th Century–Fox 15
3. The Three Faces of Eve 26
4. Oscar 38
5. Connecticut 56
6. Winning and Race Car Driving 69
7. Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams 84
8. See How She Runs 101
9. Harry & Son 115
10. Mr. & Mrs. Bridge 129
11. Westport Country Playhouse 143
12. Paul Newman Dies 150
Appendix: Career Credits 155
Bibliography 161
Index 175