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Birthday: Jun 19, 1930
Place of Birth: Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Gena Rowlands

Virginia Cathryn "Gena" Rowlands (born June 19, 1930) is an American actress. A four-time Emmy and two-time Golden Globe winner, she is known for her collaborations with her late actor-director husband John Cassavetes in ten films, including A Woman Under the Influence (1974) and Gloria (1980), which earned her nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress. She also won the Silver Bear for Best Actress for Opening Night (1977). Description above from the Wikipedia article Gena Rowlands, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Filmography
Movie Cast Year
Night on Earth Victoria Snelling 1991
Faces Jeannie Rapp 1968
Playing by Heart Hannah 1998
Light of Day Janette Rasnick 1987
Paris Je T'aime Gena (Quartier Latin) 2006
Gloria Gloria Swenson 1980
The Notebook Older Allie 2004
Taking Lives Mrs. Rebecca Asher 2004
Another Woman Marion 1988
Two-Minute Warning Janet 1976
Minnie and Moskowitz Minnie Moore 1971
The Brink's Job Mary Pino 1978
Tony Rome Rita Kosterman 1967
Hope Floats Ramona Calvert 1998
Opening Night Myrtle Gordon 1977
The Mighty Gram 1998
The Skeleton Key Violet Devereaux 2005
Broken English Vivien Wilder-Mann 2007
Paulie Ivy 1998
A Woman Under the Influence Mabel Longhetti 1974
Lonely Are the Brave Jerry Bondi 1962
Hysterical Blindness Virginia Miller 2002
Machine Gun McCain Rosemary Scott 1969
Once Around Marilyn Bella 1991
The Neon Bible Mae Morgan 1995
Tempest Antonia 1982
Something to Talk About Georgia King 1995
Unhook the Stars Mildred 1996
Wild Iris Minnie Brinn 2001
Love Streams Sarah Lawson 1984
Charms for the Easy Life Charlie Kate 2002
An Early Frost Katherine Pierson 1985
What If God Were the Sun? Melissa Eisenbloom 2007
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Self 2003
A Child Is Waiting Sophie Widdicombe Benham 1963
Crazy in Love Honora Swift 1992
The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie Mrs. Evelyn Ritchie 2004
Silent Cries Peggy Sutherland 1993
Anything for John Self 1993
John Cassavetes: To Risk Everything to Express It All Self 1996
The Spiral Road Els 1962
The High Cost of Loving Ginny Fry 1958
The Weekend Laura Ponti 1999
The Color of Love: Jacey's Story Georgia Porter 2000
The Betty Ford Story Betty Ford 1987
Strangers: The Story of a Mother and Daughter Abigail Mason 1979
Face of a Stranger Pat Foster 1991
Parts Per Billion Esther 2014
Olive Tess M Powell 2011
Stardust: The Bette Davis Story Self 2006
Parallel Lives Francie Pomerantz 1994
Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks Lily Harrison 2014
Nick Quarry 1968
A Question of Love Linda Ray Guettner 1978
Faces Jeannie Rapp (archive footage) 2011
Nederland C Self - Interviewed actress 1985
Thursday's Child Victoria Alden 1983
Yellow Mimi 2012
I'm Almost Not Crazy: John Cassavetes - The Man and His Work Self 1984
Grace & Glorie Grace Stiles 1998
Best Friends for Life Mrs. Harriet Cahill 1998
Montana Bess Guthrie 1990
Light Keeps Me Company Self 2000
A Constant Forge Self 2000
She's So Lovely Miss Green 1997
Cannes: All Access Self 2007
Hollywood Mavericks Self (archive footage) 1990
Bette Davis - Größer als das Leben Self 2017
Making 'Faces' Self 2004
Watching Gena Rowlands Self (archive footage) 2014
Gena Rowlands: A Life on Film Self 2019
And the Oscar Goes To... Self (archive footage) 2014
Rapunzel The Witch 1983
Husbands Party Guest 1970
Shadows Woman in Nightclub Audience (uncredited) 1960
Ted & Venus Mrs. Turner 1991
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Self 2021
1001 Nights Narrator (voice) 1998
Edge of Outside Self 2006
Unfortunate Circumstances Dr. Cohen 2017
Series Cast Year
Burke's Law Paullette Shane 1963
Kraft Suspense Theatre Janet Cord 1963
General Electric Theater Dorothy Dickenson 1953
Hallmark Hall of Fame Victoria Alden 1951
Peyton Place Adrienne Van Leyden 1964
Laramie Laurel DeWalt 1959
Robert Montgomery Presents Myrtle Wilson 1950
Numb3rs Erika Hellman 2005
Columbo Elizabeth Van Wick 1971
77 Sunset Strip Barbara Adams 1958
Garrison's Gorillas Duchess 1967
Monk Marge Johnson 2002
The View Self 1997
E! True Hollywood Story Self 1996
Medical Center Karen Coberly 1969
Studio One Betty 1948
Faerie Tale Theatre Witch 1982
The Islanders Pepper Mint 1960
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Lucille Jones 1955
Johnny Staccato Nina Van Ness 1959
87th Precinct Teddy Carella 1961
Target: The Corruptors! Marian Praisewater 1961
The Virginian Savannah 1962
Adventures in Paradise Dr. Abigail Brent 1959
Run for Your Life Charlotte Hyde 1965
Riverboat Rose Traynor 1959
Dr. Kildare Helen Scott 1961
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Helen Martin 1962
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Louise Henderson 1962
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Diana Justin 1962
Ghost Story Kate Lucas 1972
Burke's Law Mitzi Carlisle 1963
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre June 1963
The Ed Sullivan Show Self - live scenes from 'Middle of the Night' 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Self 1948
Kraft Suspense Theatre Lois Baxter 1963
Bonanza Ragan Miller 1959
Hallmark Hall of Fame Grace 1951
NCIS Joann Fielding 2003
Les Rendez-vous du dimanche Self 1975
The Mike Douglas Show Self 1961
Medical Center Frances Delaney 1969
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