Biography

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Eileen Brennan  (3 September 1932 - 28 July 2013) was an American actress of film, television, and theater. Brennan is best known for her role in for her role as Doreen Lewis in Private Benjamin for which she received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She reprised the role in the TV adaption and won a Golden Globe Award and an Emmy Award for her performance. She received Emmy nominations for her guest starring roles on Newhart, Thirtysomething, and Will and Grace.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Eileen Brennan  (3 September 1932 - 28 July 2013) was an American actress of film, television, and theater. Brennan is best known for her role in for her role as Doreen Lewis in Private Benjamin for which she received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She reprised the role in the TV adaption and won a Golden Globe Award and an Emmy Award for her performance. She received Emmy nominations for her guest starring roles on Newhart, Thirtysomething, and Will and Grace.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 86

Birthday 1932-09-03

Day of Death 2013-07-28

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2011 Naked Run as Gram Malone
2005 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous as Carol Fields
2005 The Amateurs as Mrs. Cherkiss
2004 The Hollow as Joan Van Etten
2003 Cheaper by the Dozen as Mrs. Drucker (DVD deleted scene)
2003 Dumb Luck as Minnie Hitchcock
2002 Comic Book Villains as Mrs. Cresswell
2001 Jeepers Creepers as The Cat Lady
2001 Lizzie McGuire (1 episode) as Marge
1999 The Last Great Ride as Pamela 'Mimi' Applegate
1998 Will & Grace (6 episodes)
1997 Toothless as Joe #1
1997 Changing Habits as Mother Superior
1997 Boys Life 2 as Mrs. Randozza
1996 If These Walls Could Talk as Tessie
1996 7th Heaven (9 episodes)
1995 Reckless as Sister Margaret
1995 Trail of Tears as Clara
1994 The Lies Boys Tell as Sada
1994 In Search of Dr. Seuss as The Who-Villain
1994 ER (3 episodes)
1994 My Name Is Kate as Barbara Mannix
1993 Precious Victims as Minnie
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger (1 episode)
1993 Bonkers (3 episodes) as Lilith DuPrave
1993 Recycle Rex as Rose (voice)
1992 Mad About You (1 episode)
1992 Jack's Place (1 episode)
1992 I Don't Buy Kisses Anymore as Frieda
1991 Home Improvement (1 episode) as Wanda
1991 Picture This: The Times of Peter Bogdanovich in Archer City, Texas as Herself
1991 Deadly Intentions... Again? as Charlotte
1990 White Palace as Judy
1990 Texasville as Genevieve Morgan
1990 American Dreamer (1 episode)
1990 Gravedale High (13 episodes)
1990 Stella as Mrs. Wilkerson
1989 It Had to Be You
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)
1988 Going to the Chapel as Maude
1988 The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking as Miss Bannister
1988 Sticky Fingers as Stella
1987 Babes In Toyland as Mrs. Piper / Widow Hubbard
1987 thirtysomething (1 episode)
1987 The Fartiste
1986 The History of White People in America: Volume II
1985 Clue as Mrs. Peacock
1985 The Ray Bradbury Theater (1 episode)
1985 The Fourth Wise Man as Judith
1985 Off the Rack (6 episodes)
1985 Answers as Amanda Jackson (Segment "Twinkle, Twinkle")
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode) as Marian Simpson (1 episode)
1983 The Funny Farm as Gail Corbin
1982 Newhart (2 episodes)
1982 Working as Millworker
1982 Pandemonium as Candy's Mom
1981 Private Benjamin (39 episodes)
1980 Magnum, P.I. (1 episode)
1980 Private Benjamin as Capt. Doreen Lewis
1979 My Old Man as Marie
1979 A New Kind of Family (11 episodes)
1979 13 Queens Boulevard (9 episodes)
1978 The Cheap Detective as Betty DeBoop
1978 The Great Smokey Roadblock as Penelope
1978 FM as Mother
1978 Black Beauty (5 episodes) as Annie Gray
1977 All That Glitters (54 episodes)
1977 The Death of Richie as Carol Werner
1976 Murder by Death as Tess Skeffington
1975 Hustle as Paula Hollinger
1975 The Night That Panicked America
1975 Doctors' Hospital (1 episode)
1975 At Long Last Love as Elizabeth
1975 My Father's House as Mrs. Lindholm Sr.
1974 Daisy Miller as Mrs. Walker
1973 The Sting as Billie
1973 The Blue Knight as Glenda
1973 Kojak (1 episode)
1973 Scarecrow as Darlene
1971 The Last Picture Show as Genevieve
1971 All in the Family (1 episode)
1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1 episode)
1967 Divorce American Style as Eunice Tase
1966 The Star Wagon as Hallie

Crew

2011 Miller's Tale Additional Music

Production

1978 Taxi (114 episodes)Producer

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