Elizabeth Taylor, Best Actress 1960 & 1966: MovieMonday.com

1960: BUTTERFIELD 8

(Drama - NR)

Elizabeth Taylor won her first Best Actress award for playing the fast-living call-girl heroine who falls in love with a disillusioned married man.

1966: WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINA WOOLF?

(Drama - NR)

Elizabeth Taylor won her second Best Actress award for her portrayal of the foul-mouthed voluptuary who has an drunken all-night battle with her husband (Richard Burton). 


ABOUT ELIZABETH TAYLOR (1932 - )

British-born leading lady who moved to Hollywood during World War 2. She began as a child actor and had her first memorable performance in NATIONAL VELVET when she was just 12.

Elizabeth Taylor's many husbands (over 8) include: Michael Todd (Producer) and Richard Burton (actor).

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Elizabeth Taylor's other Best Actress Nominations were for:

RAINTREE COUNTY (57)
CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF (58)
SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER (59)

Her other credits include:

THERE'S ONE BORN EVERY MINUTE
LASSIE COME HOME
JANE EYRE
THE WHITE CLIFFS OF DOVER
LIFE WITH FATHER
LITTLE WOMEN
FATHER OF THE BRIDE
QUO VADIS
A PLACE IN THE SUN
THE LIGHT FANTASTIC
IVANHOE
ELEPHANT WALK
THE LAST TIME I SAW PARIS
GIANT
SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER
CLEOPATRA
THE VIPS
THE SANDPIPER
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
BOOM
ZEE AND CO
NIGHT WATCH
ASH WEDNESDAY
THE BLUE BIRD
THE MIRROR CRACK'D
THE FLINTSTONES

Elizabeth Taylor's television credits include:

DIVORCE HIS, DIVORCE HERS
VICTORY AT ENTEBBE
REPEAT PERFORMANCE
BETWEEN FRIENDS
MALICE IN WONDERLAND

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