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Danner, Blythe

Born: 1943 AD
Currently alive, at 72 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Actresses

1943 – Born on the 3rd of February in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is the mother of Gwyneth Paltrow.


1965 – Studied acting and got her degree from Bard College and began her career in Boston theater companies.


1968 – At the age of 25, she won the Theater World Award for her work in ‘Moliere’ ‘s "The Miser" at Lincoln Center.


1969 – Married to Bruce Paltrow on 14th of December.


1970 – Won Broadway’s Tony Award as Best Supporting or Featured Actress (Dramatic) for "Butterflies Are Free".


1971 – She made her film premiere in the same year in the television production of Dr. Cook’s Garden (TV).


1980-2001 – She has been nominated for Tonys three additional times: as Best Actress (Play) for Harold Pinter’s "Betrayal" and for a revival of Tennessee Williams’ "A Streetcar Named Desire;" and as Best Actress (Musical) for a revival of "Follies."