Recipient of a ‘Daytime Emmy Award,’ an ‘Academy Award,’ and eight ‘Primetime Emmy Awards,’ Cloris Leachman started her career with ‘South Pacific.’
In a career spread over seventy years, Leachman’s longest running role was on sitcom ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show,’ and ‘Phyllis,’ where she played the role of Phyllis Lindstrom. Some of her popular and notable film credits include ‘The Last Picture Show,’ ‘High Anxiety,’ ‘Beerfest,’ ‘Young Frankenstein,’ ‘The Longest Yard,’ ‘I Can Only Imagine,’ ‘Spanlish,’ ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,’ ‘Kiss Me Deadly,’ and ‘The Croods,’ amongst various others.
She appeared in a number of television shows and series, including ‘The Beverly Hillbillies,’ ‘Malcolm in the Middle,’ ‘The Facts of Life,’ ‘Dancing With the Stars,’ ‘American Gods,’ ‘Raising Hope,’ ‘Comedy Central Roasts,’ etc.
Cloris Leachman Awards
|The Last Picture Show||Best Actress in a Supporting Role||1972|
|Phyllis||Best Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical||1976|
|Malcolm in the Middle||Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series||2006|
|Malcolm in the Middle||Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series||2002|
|Promised Land||Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series||1998|
|Screen Actors Guild 50th Anniversary Celebration||Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program||1984|
|Mary Tyler Moore||Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Comedy or Drama Series||1975|
|Cher||Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Variety or Music||1975|
|Mary Tyler Moore||Best Supporting Actress in Comedy||1974|
|A Brand New Life||Outstanding Single Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role||1973|
|The Last Picture Show||Best Supporting Actress||1973|