Joanne Woodward

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  • Joanne was nominated for 1995 and 2006, after receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Screen Actors Guild in 1985. In 1985, she was nominated for "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries" for Breathing Lessons. In 2006, she was nominated in the same category for Empire Falls.

  • Joanne was not present at the 1990 Academy Awards ceremony where she was nominated for an Academy Award. Kathy Bates won the award for the film MIsery.

  • Joanne is on the Board of Advisors for the Center for Defense Information.

  • In 1992, she received the Kennedy Center Honor alongside her husband, Paul Newman.

  • Joanne majored in drama when she attended Louisiana State University.

  • Her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is located at 6801 Hollywood Blvd.

  • Joanne won many beauty contests as a teenager.

  • Joanne once revealed her two favorite actors of all time to be Bette Davis and Sir Laurence Olivier.

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