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Jeannie Berlin (born November 1, 1949) is an American film, television and stage actress and screenwriter, known for her role in the 1972 film The Heartbreak Kid, for which she received Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations. She later played the leading role in Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York (1975), and in 2000s returned to screen appearing in films such as Margaret (2011), Inherent Vice (2014) and Cafe Society (2016), as well as the miniseries The Night Of (2016).

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1 Early life 2 Career 3 Filmography 4 References 5 External links

Early life[edit] Born Jeannie Brette May in Los Angeles, California, Berlin is the daughter of actress/comedian/screenwriter/playwright/director Elaine May (née Berlin) and inventor Marvin May.[1] Elaine May directed Jeannie Berlin in the 1972 film The Heartbreak Kid, which garnered Berlin Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress.[2] Career[edit] Jeannie chose to use her mother's maiden name for her stage name.[1] Berlin's performance in the 1972 feature film The Heartbreak Kid which garnered her Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress.[2] Additional screen credits during the 1970s included Getting Straight (1970), The Strawberry Statement (1970), Portnoy's Complaint (1971), and the leading role in Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York (1975).[3] She also had a leading role in "Old Fashioned Murder", a 1976 episode of Columbo. After an extended absence of several decades from acting in films, she has recently appeared in prominent works such as Margaret (2011), Inherent Vice (2014), and Café Society (2016). She received positive reviews for her performance as prosecutor Helen Weiss in the HBO miniseries The Night Of in 2016.[4][5] Berlin made her Broadway theatre debut in May's play After the Night and the Music in 2005. In 2012, she appeared in the play Other Desert Cities at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.[6] Filmography[edit]

Film and television

Year Title Role Notes

1969 In Name Only Heather

1970 Getting Straight Judy Kramer

The Strawberry Statement Girl with Clipboard

On a Clear Day You Can See Forever Girl in Orphanage

Move

The Baby Maker Charlotte

1971 Two on a Bench Harriet

1972 Portnoy's Complaint Bubbles Girardi

Bone The Girl

I figli chiedono perché

The Heartbreak Kid Lila Kolodny New York Film Critics Circle Awards for Best Supporting Actress National Society of Film Critics Awards for Best Supporting Actress Nominated - Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominated - Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture

1973 Why? The Junkie

1975 Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York Sheila Levine

1976 Columbo Janie Brandt Episode: "Old Fashioned Murder"

1990 In the Spirit Crystal Also co-writer

2003 Miss Match Risa Barbeko Episode: "Matchmaker, Matchmaker"

2011 Margaret Emily Village Voice Film Poll for Best Supporting Actress Nominated - Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominated - National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress (2nd place) Nominated - Indiewire Award for Best Supporting Performance (3rd place)

2013 My Friend Vijay Mrs. Korokowski

2014 Inherent Vice Aunt Reet

2016 Café Society[7] Rose

The Night Of Helen Weiss Miniseries

References[edit]

^ a b Erickson, Hal. "Jeannie Berlin - Biography, Movie Highlights and Photos". AllMovie. Retrieved 3 February 2016.  ^ a b "Jeannie Berlin". Yahoo.com. Retrieved 3 February 2016.  ^ Fountain, Clarke. "Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York (1975) - Sidney J. Furie - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related". AllMovie. Retrieved 3 February 2016.  ^ "Jeannie Berlin's performance of the summer". The Boston Globe. Retrieved 26 September 2016.  ^ "Performer of the Week: Jeannie Berlin". TVLine.com. 27 August 2016. Retrieved 26 September 2016.  ^ "Jeannie Berlin, JoBeth Williams join 'Other Desert Cities' cast". Los Angeles Times. 8 October 2012. Retrieved 3 February 2016 – via latimes.com.  ^ Tatiana Siegel (4 August 2015). "Woody Allen New Film Cast: Blake Lively, Kristen Stewart, Bruce Willis, More". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 3 February 2016. 

External links[edit]

Jeannie Berlin on IMDb Jeannie Berlin at the Internet Broadway Database

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National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress

Marjorie Rhodes (1967) Billie Whitelaw (1968) Siân Phillips / Delphine Seyrig (1969) Lois Smith (1970) Ellen Burstyn (1971) Jeannie Berlin (1972) Valentina Cortese (1973) Bibi Andersson (1974) Lily Tomlin (1975) Jodie Foster (1976) Ann Wedgeworth (1977) Meryl Streep (1978) Meryl Streep (1979) Mary Steenburgen (1980) Maureen Stapleton (1981) Jessica Lange (1982) Sandra Bernhard (1983) Melanie Griffith (1984) Anjelica Huston (1985) Dianne Wiest (1986) Kathy Baker (1987) Mercedes Ruehl (1988) Anjelica Huston (1989) Annette Bening (1990) Jane Horrocks (1991) Judy Davis (1992) Madeleine Stowe (1993) Dianne Wiest (1994) Joan Allen (1995) Barbara Hershey (1996) Julianne Moore (1997) Judi Dench (1998) Chloë Sevigny (1999) Elaine May (2000) Helen Mirren (2001) Patricia Clarkson (2002) Patricia Clarkson (2003) Virginia Madsen (2004) Amy Adams (2005) Meryl Streep (2006) Cate Blanchett (2007) Hanna Schygulla (2008) Mo'Nique (2009) Olivia Williams (2010) Jessica Chastain (2011) Amy Adams (2012) Jennifer Lawrence (2013) Patricia Arquette (2014) Kristen Stewart (2015) Michelle Williams (2016) Laurie Metcalf (2017)

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New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress

Dyan Cannon (1969) Karen Black (1970) Ellen Burstyn (1971) Jeannie Berlin (1972) Valentina Cortese (1973) Valerie Perrine (1974) Lily Tomlin (1975) Talia Shire (1976) Sissy Spacek (1977) Maureen Stapleton (1978) Meryl Streep (1979) Mary Steenburgen (1980) Mona Washbourne (1981) Jessica Lange (1982) Linda Hunt (1983) Christine Lahti (1984) Anjelica Huston (1985) Dianne Wiest (1986) Vanessa Redgrave (1987) Diane Venora (1988) Lena Olin (1989) Jennifer Jason Leigh (1990) Judy Davis (1991) Miranda Richardson (1992) Gong Li (1993) Dianne Wiest (1994) Mira Sorvino (1995) Courtney Love (1996) Joan Cusack (1997) Lisa Kudrow (1998) Catherine Keener (1999) Marcia Gay Harden (2000) Helen Mirren (2001) Patricia Clarkson (2002) Shohreh Aghdashloo (2003) Virginia Madsen (2004) Maria Bello (2005) Jennifer Hudson (2006) Amy Ryan (2007) Penélope Cruz (2008) Mo'Nique (2009) Melissa Leo (2010) Jessica Chastain (2011) Sally Field (2012) Jennifer Lawrence (2013) Patricia Arquette (2014) Kristen Stewart (2015) Michelle Williams (2016) Tiffany Haddish (2017)

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 17428411 LCCN: no2001067120 ISNI: 0000 0001 1510 8899 GND: 1061640078 SUDOC: 195293428 BNF: cb14078966h (da

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