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Kim Hunter

Kim Hunter

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Also Known As: Died: September 11, 2002
Born: November 12, 1922 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Moved with family from Detroit, Michigan to Miami Beach, Florida
1939:
Stage acting debut at age 17 in title role of "Penny Wise" at the Miami Women's Club in Florida
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Signed to a film contract by David O Selznick; moved to Hollywood
1943:
Film acting debut (on loan out from Selznick) in "The Seventh Victim"
1946:
Gained renewed attention with role in "A Matter of Life and Death/Stariway to Heaven", directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
1947:
Broadway debut as Stella in Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire"
1948:
Made TV acting debut as recurring player in "Actors Studio" (ABC)
1949:
Co-starred as Meg in CBS TV version of "Little Women"
1951:
Reprised stage role of Stella in Elia Kazan's film version of "A Streetcar Named Desire"; won Oscar as Best Supporting Actress
1952:
Appeared in Broadway revival of Lillian Hellman's "The Children's Hour"
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Blacklisted by Hollywood
1968:
Co-starred with Roddy McDowall and Charlton Heston in "Planet of the Apes"; played ape-woman Zira
1970:
Reprised Zira in two film sequels
1973:
Featured in all-star Broadway revival of Clare Booth Luce's "The Women"
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Played regular role of Nola Madison on the ABC daytime drama "The Edge of Night"
1981:
Last Broadway appearance for 15 years "To Grandmother's House We Go"
1990:
Last feature for a seven-years the Dario Argento-directed segment of "Two Evil Eyes"
1996:
Returned to Broadway in revival of "An Ideal Husband"; play produced at Ethel Barrymore Theater where Hunter appeared in "A Streetcar Named Desire"
1997:
Returned to features in small role in "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil"
1998:
Cast as a rabbi's wife in "A Price Above Rubies"
1999:
Acted on stage opposite husband in "On Golden Pond"
2000:
Garnered praise as an elderly whose fate is up to her son and his domineering wife in "The Hiding Place"
2001:
Acted on the NYC stage in a revival of "The Madwoman of Chaillot"

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