July 21, 1942 |
Gunnison, Colorado, U.S.
Patricia Elliott (born July 21, 1942, Gunnison, Colorado) is an American actress. She graduated from South High School, Denver.
With many appearances on television, film and stage, Elliott is best known for her longtime portrayal of fictional character Renée Divine Buchanan on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live, a role she has played in extended stints off-and-on during every year between 1987 and 2011.
Elliott won a Tony for her performance as Countess Charlotte Malcolm in the Stephen Sondheim musical A Little Night Music. She played the role of Dorine in the 1977 Tony-nominated Circle in the Square revival of Molière's Tartuffe for which she was nominated for a Drama Desk Award. She reprised her role when the production was restaged for television on PBS in 1978.
She was briefly married to Peter Heath.