Acted in the TNT presentation of Arthur Miller's "The American Clock"
Co-starred with Hackman in "I Never Sang for My Father"
Film acting debut, "Ladybug, Ladybug"
Joined the Broadway cast of "August: Osage County" as matriarch Violet Weston
Received a Tony nominations for her role in "Morning's at Seven"
Worked as a commentator, production assistant, feature producer and writer for NBC's "The Today Show"
Acted opposite Jackie Gleason in "Don't Drink the Water"; scripted by Woody Allen and directed by Howard Morris
Co-starred in the HBO miniseries, "Empire Falls"
Directed (also adapted and performed) Dario Fo's "Orgasmo Adulto Escapes From the Zoo"
Essayed the part of Louise in "Boys on the Side"
Had featured role in Showtime's "Freak City"
Hosted the PBS series "Mothers By Daughters"
Starred as Bess Truman in the NBC miniseries, "Backstairs at the White House"
Appeared in Tennessee Williams' "The Seven Descents of Myrtle" on Broadway; received first Tony nomination
Had recurring role as Bev Harris, Roseanne's mother on the ABC sitcom, "Roseanne"
Portrayed a 99-year-old silent film director recalling her life in the stage play "The First Picture Show"
Portrayed Winnie in the Chicago stage production of Samuel Beckett's "Happy Days"
Received second Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actress for "Rachel, Rachel"
Reprised Winnie for Hartford Stage Company production of "Happy Days"
Won a Theatre World Award for her performance in "Mrs. Dally Has a Lover"
Broadway stage debut, "Happy Hunting" starring Ethel Merman
Earned second Tony nomination for the title role in Paul Zindel's "And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little"
First movie role in more than 15 years, Mrs. Truehart in Warren Beatty's "Dick Tracy"
Had stage triumph playing the title role in "Miss Margarida's Way"; received third Tony nomination
Off-Broadway directing debut, "Voices"
Played Old Lady McCracken in remake of "That Darn Cat"
Portrayed the sister-in-law of Clyde Barrow in "Bonnie and Clyde"; first collaboration with Gene Hackman
Starred opposite Anthony Quayle in Bertolt Brecht's "Galileo" in New York
Starred with Kevin Kline, Linda Ronstadt and Rex Smith in the Broadway revival of "The Pirates of Penzance"
Turned up as Queen Margaret in Al Pacino's exploration of Shakespeare, "Looking for Richard"