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American actress

Lois Smith is ...

Alive
Born 3 Nov 1930 in Topeka
Age88 years, 11 months
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Lois Smith
Lois Smith
Lois Smith in 1955

About Lois Smith

Lois Arlene Smith (née Humbert; born November 3, 1930) is an American character actress, whose career spans seven decades. She made her film debut in the 1955 drama film East of Eden, and later played supporting roles in a number of movies, including Five Easy Pieces (1970), Resurrection (1980), Fatal Attraction (1987), Fried Green Tomatoes (1991), How to Make an American Quilt (1995), Dead Man Walking, Twister (1996), Minority Report (2002), The Nice Guys (2016) and Lady Bird (2017). In 2017, at the age of 87, Smith received critical acclaim for her leading performance in the science-fiction drama film Marjorie Prime, for which she was nominated for an Independent Spirit Awards, Gotham Awards and Saturn Award, and well as won Satellite Award. Smith also has had many roles on television, both daytime and prime time. She was regular cast member in the HBO horror drama True Blood, and well as received Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series nomination for The Americans. Smith also is known for her extensive work in the theatre, receiving two Tony Award nominations for originating the role of Ma Joad in The Grapes of Wrath (1990) and for the role of Halie in a revival of Buried Child in 1996. She also starred in an acclaimed Off-Broadway revival of The Trip to Bountiful in 2005 for which she received an Obie Award for Best Actress, an Outer Critics Circle Award, a Lucille Lortel Award, and a Drama Desk Award. Smith is an ensemble member of Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago. Smith was inducted into the American Theatre Hall of Fame in 2007 for her outstanding contributions to the theatre. In 2013, she was given a Lifetime Achievement Obie Award for excellence in Off-Broadway performances. In her career, she has taught, directed, and written for the stage.

Films

Lois Smith has worked on the following films:

Lady Bird
2017 film by Greta Gerwig
2017
Fatal Attraction
1987 American film
1987
East of Eden
1955 film directed by Elia Kazan
1955
Fried Green Tomatoes
1991 film by Jon Avnet
1991
Midnight Run
1988 film by Martin Brest
1988
Hollywoodland
2006 film by Allen Coulter
2006
The Odd Life of Timothy Green
2012 film by Peter Hedges
2012
Five Easy Pieces
1970 film by Bob Rafelson
1970
The Comedian
2016 film by Taylor Hackford
2016
Run All Night
2015 film by Jaume Collet-Serra
2015
Dead Man Walking
1995 film by Tim Robbins
1995
Green Card
1990 film by Peter Weir
1990
How to Make an American Quilt
1995 film by Jocelyn Moorhouse
1995
Killshot
2008 film by John Madden
2008
The Pledge
2001 film by Sean Penn
2001
Marjorie Prime
2016 film by Michael Almereyda
2016
Black Widow
1987 thriller film
1987
Sweet Land
2005 film by Ali Selim
2005
Trance
1998 horror film
1998
Tumbleweeds
1999 film by Gavin O'Connor
1999
P.S.
2004 film by Dylan Kidd
2004
Foxes
1980 film by Adrian Lyne
1980
Four Friends
1981 film by Arthur Penn
1981
Up the Sandbox
1972 film by Irvin Kershner
1972
Next Stop, Greenwich Village
1976 film by Paul Mazursky
1976
Resurrection
1980 film by Daniel Petrie
1980
Reuben, Reuben
1983 American film
1983
Holy Matrimony
1994 film by Leonard Nimoy
1994
Please Give
2010 film by Nicole Holofcener
2010
Turn the River
2007 film by Chris Eigeman
2007
Reckless
1984 love story
1984
Strange Lady in Town
1955 film by Mervyn LeRoy
1955
The Best Thief in the World
2004 film by Jacob Kornbluth
2004