Katherine Cassavetes

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Katherine Cassavetes
Born Katherine Demetre
(1906-06-24)June 24, 1906
New York City, New York, U.S.
Died March 29, 1983(1983-03-29) (aged 76)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Nicholas John Cassavetes
Children John Cassavetes

Katherine Cassavetes (born Katherine Demetre (Greek: Κατερίνα Δημητρίου; June 24, 1906 – March 29, 1983) was a Greek American actress. She was the mother of actor-director John Cassavetes and mother-in-law of actress Gena Rowlands. Her grandchildren are actor-directors Nick Cassavetes, Zoe Cassavetes, and Alexandra Cassavetes. She appeared in four films, three of which were written and directed by her son, including Minnie and Moskowitz (1971).[1][2][3][4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Katherine Cassavetes - Biography". nytimes.com. Retrieved 25 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Katherine Cassavetes". movies.yahoo.com. Retrieved 25 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "KATHERINE CASSAVETES". in.com. Retrieved 25 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "Cassavetes' Biography". people.bu.edu. Retrieved 25 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "Katherine CassavetesOverview". fandango.com. Retrieved 25 February 2014. 

External links[edit]