Natalie Wood is an American actress who began her film career as a child actress and successfully transitioned to young roles. She received four Golden Globe Awards and three Oscar nominations. Born in San Francisco to Russian immigrant parents, Wood began his acting career at the age of four and was given a joint role at the age of 8 in Miracle on 34th Street. As a teenager, she was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for her performance in Rebel Without a Cause, followed by a role in John Ford's The Searchers. Wood starred in the musical films West Side Story and Gypsy, and she received an Oscar nomination for Best Actress for her performances in Splendor in the Grass and Love with the Correct Stranger. . Her career continued with films such as Sex and the Single Girl, Inside Daisy Clover and Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice.
|Born||Natalia Nikolaevna Zakharenko (Наталья Николаевна Захаренко), July 20, 1938, San Francisco, California, U.S.|
|Died||November 29, 1981, Pacific Ocean off Santa Catalina Island, California, U.S.|
|Cause of death||Probable drowning and other undetermined factors|
|Resting place||Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery|
|Other names||Natasha Gurdin|
|Children||2, including Natasha Gregson Wagner|
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|Rotten Tomatoes||Natalie Wood's Rotten Tomatoes|
|Spotify||Natalie Wood's Spotify|
|iTunes||Natalie Wood's iTunes|
Actress who played Maria in West Side Story in 1961 and won a Golden Globe Award for her role in the 1979 remake of From Here to Eternity. As a teenager, she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her work in Rebel Without a Cause.
She made her film debut at age four in a fifteen-second scene in the film Happy Land.
She was nominated for a Saturn Award for her role in her last film, Brainstorm.
She was married to Robert Wagner from 1957 until 1962 and then again from 1972 until 1981. She was also briefly married to producer Richard Gregson from 1969 until 1972. She had daughters named Natasha Gregson Wagner and Courtney Brooke Wagner.
She played Bette Davis' character's daughter in the movie The Star.
- Russian Orthodox Christians in the United States
- Former students of the Van Nuys high school
- The actresses are from the San Francisco Bay Area
- Best Actress with the Golden Globe Award (television)
- Golden Globe Winner for New Star of the Year (Actress)
- The actresses are from Santa Rosa, California
- 20th Century Fox Contract Players
- The player has signed a contract with Warner Bros
- The periods at the Westwood Village Memorial Park cemetery
- People died at sea
Latest information about Natalie Wood updated on June 22 2021.