Anna Maria Louisa Italiano (September 17, 1931 – June 6, 2005), known professionally as Anne Bancroft, was an American actress, director, screenwriter, and singer associated with the method acting school, having studied under Lee Strasberg. Respected for her acting prowess and versatility, Bancroft was acknowledged for her work in film, theatre, and television. She won one Academy Award, three BAFTA Awards, two Golden Globes, two Tony Awards, and two Emmy Awards, and several other awards and nominations.
|Full name at birth||
Anna Maria Louisa Italiano
|Claim to fame||
Mrs. Robinson In The Graduate (1967).
|Date of birth||
17 September 1931
|Place of birth||
The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
|Date of death||
6 June 2005
|Place of death||
Manhattan,New York City, New York, USA
|Cause of death||
Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, Westchester County, New York, USA
5' 8" (173 cm)
Christopher Columbus High School, The Bronx, New York City,New York, United States (1948)
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