Mary Louise Wilson

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Mary Louise Wilson
Born (1931-11-12) November 12, 1931 (age 89)
OccupationActress, singer
Years active1963–present
Spouse(s)Alfred Cibelli (m. 1965; div. 1968)

Mary Louise Wilson (born November 12, 1931) is an American actress, singer, and comedian.

In a career that has spanned more than 50 years, she has appeared in a number of plays, films and television shows. Wilson's most notable work includes a Tony Award-winning role on Broadway in Grey Gardens.[1] She is also known for her appearances on One Day at a Time.

Early life[edit]

Wilson was born in New Haven, Connecticut, but raised in New Orleans, Louisiana.[2] She married fellow actor Alfred “Chibbie” Cibelli on April 6, 1965 in New Haven. They were married for three years before the union ended in divorce.[3]

Work[edit]

Stage[edit]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated Work Result
1996 Obie Award[7] Distinguished Performance by an Actress Full Gallop Won
1998 Tony Award[8] Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical Cabaret Nominated
1999 Drama Desk Award[9] Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Bosoms and Neglect Nominated
2004 Drama Desk Award[10] Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play The Beard of Avon Nominated
2006 Outer Critics Circle Award[11] Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Grey Gardens Nominated
Lucille Lortel Award[12] Outstanding Performance by a Featured Actress Nominated
Drama League Award[13] Distinguished Performance Nominated
2007 Tony Award[14] Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical Won
Richard Seff Award[15] Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Broadway or Off-Broadway Production Won
2012 Obie Award[16] Distinguished Performance by an Actress 4000 Miles Won
Drama League Award[17] Distinguished Performance Nominated
2015 Outer Critics Circle Award[18] Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical On the Twentieth Century Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.playbill.com/article/mary-louise-wilson-older-wiser-and-loving-it-in-off-broadways-4000-miles-com-180226
  2. ^ Wilson, Mary Louise. My First Hundred Years in Show Business: A Memoir. Abrams Press, 2015. Print.
  3. ^ "Mary L Wilson in the Connecticut, Marriage Index, 1959-2012". Ancestry.com. Retrieved 11 February 2019.
  4. ^ https://www.ibdb.com/broadway-cast-staff/mary-louise-wilson-65252
  5. ^ http://www.iobdb.com/CreditableEntity/5299
  6. ^ https://www.actorsequity.org/join/HIGMEC/MaryLouiseWilson/
  7. ^ https://www.playbill.com/article/winners-of-the-1996-obie-awards-com-67882
  8. ^ https://www.playbill.com/article/list-of-1998-tony-award-winners-com-78959
  9. ^ https://www.playbill.com/article/list-of-1999-drama-desk-winners-com-81799
  10. ^ https://www.playbill.com/article/2003-04-drama-desk-award-nominations-announced-wicked-leads-pack-with-11-nominations-com-119391
  11. ^ https://www.newyorktheatreguide.com/news-features/outer-critics-circle-2005-2006-winners-announced
  12. ^ http://w.lortelaward.com/2006nominees.htm
  13. ^ https://www.broadway.com/buzz/95491/drama-league-announces-2006-nominees/
  14. ^ https://www.playbill.com/article/just-the-facts-list-of-2007-tony-award-winners-and-nominees-com-141421
  15. ^ https://www.actorsequityfoundation.org/the-richard-seff-past-winners#:~:text=Richard%20Seff%20Award%20is%20presented,Broadway%20or%20Off%2DBroadway%20production.
  16. ^ https://www.villagevoice.com/2012/05/16/the-2012-obie-award-winners/
  17. ^ https://broadwaymusicalblog.com/2012/05/18/2012-drama-league-award-winners/
  18. ^ https://variety.com/2015/legit/news/outer-critic-circle-awards-2015-full-list-1201492113/

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