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American actress

Anne Bancroft is ...

Dead
Born 17 Sep 1931 in New York City
Died 6 Jun 2005 in New York City
Age73 years, 8 months
Causeuterine cancer
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Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
Publicity photo of Anne Bancroft in Don't Bother to Knock

About Anne Bancroft

Anna Maria Louisa Italiano (September 17, 1931 – June 6, 2005), known professionally as Anne Bancroft, was an American actress, director, screenwriter and singer associated with the method acting school, having studied under Lee Strasberg. Respected for her acting prowess and versatility, Bancroft was acknowledged for her work in film, theatre and television. She won one Academy Award, three BAFTA Awards, two Golden Globes, two Tony Awards and two Emmy Awards, and several other awards and nominations. After her film debut in Don't Bother to Knock (1952) and a string of supporting film roles during the 1950s, she won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her lead role in The Miracle Worker (1962) as the teacher of teenage Helen Keller, reprising her role in the Broadway stage play. She won both an Oscar for her work in the film, and a Tony for the same role in the play. On Broadway in 1965, she played a medieval nun obsessed with a priest (Jason Robards) in John Whiting's play The Devils, based on the Aldous Huxley novel The Devils of Loudun. She was perhaps best known as the seductress, Mrs. Robinson, in The Graduate (1967), a role that she later stated had come to overshadow her other work. Bancroft received several other Oscar nominations and continued in lead roles until the late 1980s. She played a ballet dancer in The Turning Point (1977), and in Agnes of God (1985), she played the mother superior of a convent who clashes with a psychiatrist played by Jane Fonda over dealings with a troubled young novice nun played by Meg Tilly. In 1987, she starred with Anthony Hopkins in 84 Charing Cross Road. She appeared in several movies directed or produced by her second husband, comedian Mel Brooks, including the award-winning drama The Elephant Man as well as comedies To Be or Not to Be and Dracula: Dead and Loving It. In the 1990s she returned to supporting roles in films, but continued to play lead roles in television films. She received Emmy and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, for The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (2003), as well as an Emmy nomination for 2001's Haven.

Death

Anne Bancroft died of uterine cancer at age 73 on June 6, 2005, at Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan. Her death surprised many, including some of her friends, as the intensely private Bancroft had not released details of her illness. She was survived by her mother, sisters, husband Mel Brooks, and son Max Brooks. She is interred at Kensico Cemetery in Valhalla, New York, near her parents, Mildred (who died in April 2010, five years after Anne) and Michael Italiano. A white marble monument with a weeping angel adorns her grave. Her last film, Delgo, was dedicated to her memory.

Films

Anne Bancroft has worked on the following films:

Delgo
film
2008
The Turning Point
1977 film by Herbert Ross
1977
Silent Movie
1976 satirical comedy film by Mel Brooks
1976
Dracula: Dead and Loving It
1995 film by Mel Brooks
1995
Home for the Holidays
1995 comedy-drama film
1996
Great Expectations
1998 film by Alfonso Cuarón
1998
Heartbreakers
2001 comedy film directed by David Mirkin
2001
Keeping the Faith
2000 film directed by Edward Norton
2000
G.I. Jane
1997 film by Ridley Scott
1997
How to Make an American Quilt
1995 film by Jocelyn Moorhouse
1995
Malice
1993 American film
1993
Honeymoon in Vegas
1992 film by Andrew Bergman
1992
The Miracle Worker
1962 film by Arthur Penn
1962
7 Women
1966 film by John Ford
1966
The Pumpkin Eater
1964 film by Jack Clayton
1964
Point of No Return
1993 American action film
1993
Demetrius and the Gladiators
1954 film by Delmer Daves
1954
Torch Song Trilogy
1988 film by Paul Bogart
1988
Lipstick
1976 rape and revenge drama film directed by Lamont Johnson and starring Margaux and Mariel Hemingway
1976
Don't Bother to Knock
1952 film by Roy Ward Baker
1952
Agnes of God
1985 film by Norman Jewison
1985
84 Charing Cross Road
1987 film by David Hugh Jones
1987
Young Winston
1972 film by Richard Attenborough
1972
Gorilla at Large
1954 film by Harmon Jones
1954
Nightfall
1957 film by Jacques Tourneur
1957
To Be or Not to Be
1983 comedy movie on WW II in Warsaw
1983
Sunchaser
1996 film by Michael Cimino
1996
Fatso
1980 film by Anne Bancroft
1980
Up at the Villa
2000 film by Philip Haas
2000
The Slender Thread
1966 film by Sydney Pollack
1966
The Prisoner of Second Avenue
1975 film by Melvin Frank
1975
Garbo Talks
1984 American comedy-drama film
1984
Love Potion No. 9
1992 film by Dale Launer
1992
The Last Frontier
1955 American western film
1955
The Girl in Black Stockings
1957 film by Howard W. Koch
1957
Bert Rigby, You're a Fool
1989 film by Carl Reiner
1989
Mr. Jones
1993 film by Mike Figgis
1993
Walk the Proud Land
1956 film by Jesse Hibbs
1956
The Raid
1954 film by Hugo Fregonese
1954
'night, Mother
American drama film
1986
The Naked Street
1955 film by Maxwell Shane
1955
Treasure of the Golden Condor
1953 film by Delmer Daves
1953
Critical Care
1997 film by Sidney Lumet
1997
The Restless Breed
1957 film by Allan Dwan
1957
The Kid from Left Field
1953 film by Harmon Jones
1953
A Life in the Balance
1955 film by Harry Horner
1955