Olympia Dukakis, Best Supporting Actress 1987: MovieMonday.com
(Comedy/Romance - PG)
Olympia Dukakis ( 1931- ) A daughter of greek imigrants and
a former physical therapist, Olympia Dukakis began her acting career
as an adult taking acting classes at Boston University one summer.
Over the years she alternated between stage and film . Olympia Dukakis
is the cousin of 1988 presidentcial canidate Michael Dukakis and now
teaches drama at New York University and runs a small theater company
in New Jersey with her husband, actor Louis Zorich.