Faye Dunaway

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Date of Birth January 14, 1941
Place of Birth Bascom, Florida
Age 80 years old
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Faye Dunaway

Dorothy Faye Dunaway is an American actress. She is the recipient of such accolades as an Academy Award, three Golden Globes, and a British Academy Film Award. In 2011, the government of France made her an Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters. Her career began in the early 1960s on Broadway. She made her screen debut in the 1967 film The Happening, and rose to fame that same year with her portrayal of outlaw Bonnie Parker in Arthur Penn's Bonnie and Clyde, for which she received her first Academy Award nomination.

Born: Dorothy Faye Dunaway, January 14, 1941, Bascom, Florida, U.S.
Alma mater: Boston University
Occupation: Actress
Years active: 1961–present
Children: Liam Dunaway O'Neill
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About Faye Dunaway

Actress who received an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Diana Christensen in the 1976 film Network. She also received praise for her roles in the 1967 heist film Bonnie and Clyde and the 1974 suspense film Chinatown.

Before Fame

She graduated with a degree in theater from the University of Florida.

Achievement

Her role in the 1984 TV miniseries Ellis Island earned her a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries or TV Film.

Family Life

She was married to Peter Wolf from 1974 to 1979 and Terry O'Neill from 1983 to 1987. She and Terry had a son named Liam together.

Associations

She starred alongside Warren Beatty in Bonnie and Clyde.

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Latest information about Faye Dunaway updated on January 25, 2021.