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Daemon
Posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015 12:00:00 AM
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Jessica Tandy

Tandy was a noted British-American theater, film, and TV actress. She made her London stage debut in 1927 and soon became a leading lady, appearing as Katherine opposite Laurence Olivier's Henry V, and Ophelia opposite John Gielgud's Hamlet. She became known for her incisive portrayals of diverse characters and won a Tony Award playing Blanche in A Streetcar Named Desire. Tandy often took the stage with her husband, actor Hume Cronyn. In 1989, she won an Academy Award for what film? More...
NeuroticHellFem
Posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015 7:44:43 AM

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Answer: Driving Miss Daisy. I remember its theme song was hard to get out my head. She received an Oscar nomination for her role in Fried Green Tomatoes too. I loved that movie. These are the only two movies I'm old enough to remember her in. I loved the old girl. Boo hoo!
Omar Mariani
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Driving Miss Daisy
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Posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015 9:42:26 AM

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I believe it was for "Driving Miss Daisy", from memory
Milica Boghunovich
Posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015 11:22:59 AM
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I have not seen either Driving Miss Daisy or Fried Green Tomatoes. What is it about? Just briefly...Why are they worth watching?
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`Miss Daisy,` Jessica Tandy Win Top Oscars



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Jessica Tandy was believed to be unbeatable for her performance as an elderly Southern widow who develops a warm relationship with her chauffeur in ``Driving Miss Daisy,`` and indeed she was. At the age of 80, Tandy became the oldest best actress winner, besting the 74-year-old Katharine Hepburn in "On Golden Pond".


http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1990-03-27/news/9001250287_1_oldest-best-actress-winner-screenplay-daisy
striker
Posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015 1:22:41 PM
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miss dandie was classic
Fredric-frank Myers
Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015 11:25:34 PM

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Great actress, there isn't much more to say; I shall always miss her.
MaryWilbur
Posted: Saturday, January 31, 2015 3:57:44 AM

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She was a beautiful old lady.
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