Biography

Lelia Goldoni (born 1 October 1936) is an American actress who appeared in a number of motion pictures and television shows starting in the late-1940s, beginning with uncredited cameo roles in Joseph L. Mankiewicz's House of Strangers (1949) and John Huston's We Were Strangers (1949). She costarred on an episode of the British television series Danger Man "Fair Exchange" (1964) with Patrick MacGoohan.

She is best known for co-starring in John Cassavetes's groundbreaking film Shadows (1959) and playing the best friend of Ellen Burstyn's character in Martin Scorsese's Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974).

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Lelia Goldoni (born 1 October 1936) is an American actress who appeared in a number of motion pictures and television shows starting in the late-1940s, beginning with uncredited cameo roles in Joseph L. Mankiewicz's House of Strangers (1949) and John Huston's We Were Strangers (1949). She costarred on an episode of the British television series Danger Man "Fair Exchange" (1964) with Patrick MacGoohan.

She is best known for co-starring in John Cassavetes's groundbreaking film Shadows (1959) and playing the best friend of Ellen Burstyn's character in Martin Scorsese's Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Lelia Goldoni, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 30

Birthday 1936-10-01

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2008 Chain Link
2003 Cold Case (1 episode)
2000 A Constant Forge
1993 Anything for John
1989 Arena - John Cassavetes as Herself
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1984 Victims for Victims: The Theresa Saldana Story as Mrs. Saldana
1984 Anatomy of an Illness as Mrs. Farelli
1982 Cagney & Lacey (1 episode)
1981 Choices as Jean Carluccio
1981 Gangster Wars as Mrs Lasker
1980 The Unseen as Virginia Keller
1979 Knots Landing (3 episodes)
1978 Invasion of the Body Snatchers as Katherine Hendley
1978 Bloodbrothers as Maria
1978 Vega$ (1 episode)
1977 Good Against Evil as Sister Monica
1977 The Spell as Jo Standish
1976 The Disappearance of Aimee as Emma Shaffer
1975 Doctors' Hospital (1 episode)
1975 The Day of the Locust as Mary Dove
1974 Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore as Bea
1972 Shirley's World (1 episode)
1969 The Italian Job as Mrs. Beckerman
1967 Theatre of Death as Dani Gireaux
1966 Felony Squad (1 episode)
1965 Hysteria as Denise James
1959 Shadows as Lelia
1959 Johnny Staccato (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)

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