Elizabeth Ashley Net Worth

Elizabeth Ashley Biography

They terminated their relationship in 1981, once again lasting almost 6 years. Early in her life her family members relocated to Louisiana. There Elizabeth taken care of Louisiana Condition University Laboratory College where she graduated in 1957. Burt Reynolds was the person who opened the doorways for Elizabeth on tv. –> Acting Career Immediately after college, Elizabeth moved to NY to become an celebrity. They got wedded in 1962, when her Broadway career was simply starting. Down the road she gained other functions. One of them obtained her a Tony Award as helping celebrity in the play “Consider her, she’s mine”, and launched her profession. Her following nomination occurred in 1963 for “Barefoot in the Recreation area” where she performed the function of Corie Bratter. Elizabeth’s achievement in Broadway had taken her for some interesting provides on movies. Her first function was as Harold Robbins in “The Carpetbaggers” in 1964. Not surprisingly debut had not been well received by critics, she were able to consistently get various other roles in films, counting 22 participations until 2007 where she performed Marg on an unbiased film known as “The Cake Eaters”. SYNOPSIS –> Go through the picture to enlarge. Appearing simply because a guest superstar in 1981 on it present “Paternity”, she got a long lasting role on another Burt’s project “Evening Color” simply because Aunt Frieda Evans between 1990 and 1994. This lasted three years only, plus they got divorced in 1965. Getting involved in movies, Television shows and Broadway has, she’s alternated her appearances over 5 years, proving to end up being an integral actress worthy of looking at. Various other tragedies possess surrendered her life. This is well received by the general public and quickly became a greatest seller. Since the majority of Elizabeth’s functions on Broadway and films have already been on independent productions, which definitely don’t provide her a higher salary. Her only publication plus her skill are the explanations why Elizabeth’s net worthy of is approximated in 1 million dollars. Personal Lifestyle Along her lifestyle, Elizabeth has approved through 3 unsuccessful marriages. James Farentino was her initial attempt. Just 24 months afterwards, in 1959, she acquired her initial appearance on Broadway playing Esmeralda in Dirty hands. This function obtained her an Emmy nomination for Excellent Supporting Celebrity in a Comedy Series. This lasted much longer, and despite bearing 1 kid, their divorce was settled in 1972. Another James was her last try in 1975. George Peppard may be the next on her behalf list. They fulfilled while rolling “The Carpetbaggers” film in 1964 and got married 24 months later. This time around James McCarthy became her hubby, but once again this didn’t last lengthy.Elizabeth Ann Cole, better referred to as Elizabeth Ashley was created on August 30, 1939 in a little town called Ocala, situated in the northern Florida. That they had no kids. Publications In 1978 she published her initial and only reserve as a memoir of her lifestyle until then: “Celebrity: Postcards from the street”. In 1977 she was brutally raped by 3 men within an abandoned gas station. This is hidden and only uncovered in 1993, when she made a decision to step out and show the world concerning this incident while declaring on a friend’s rape trial. She also dropped everything on a fire incident at her NY house, and suffered a 5 season recovery period for a major accident on a boat that finished on a jaw substitution procedure.

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Quick Facts

Full NameElizabeth Ashley
ProfessionVoice Actor
SpouseJames McCarthy, George Peppard, James Farentino
ChildrenChristian Peppard
ParentsLucille Cole, Arthur Kingman Cole
AwardsTony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play
NominationsTony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Play, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles, Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Play
MoviesThe Carpetbaggers, Vampire's Kiss, The Cake Eaters, Ship of Fools, Rancho Deluxe, Dragnet, Golden Needles, Stagecoach, The Great Scout & Cathouse Thursday, When Michael Calls, Split Image, Mallrats, Coma, The Marriage of a Young Stockbroker, Paperback Hero, Happiness, 92 in the Shade, Dangerous Curves, Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There, Hey Arnold!: The Movie, Paternity, Windows, Sleeping Together, Svengali, Home Sweet Hoboken, He's Fired, She's Hired
TV ShowsAnother World, Evening Shade

Interesting Facts

1Ex-stepmother of Julie Peppard and Brad Peppard.
2While portraying Cleopatra in George Bernard Shaw's "Caesar and Cleopatra" on Broadway (New York) in 1977 opposite Rex Harrison, she had an eye injury. She missed a few performances, then finished the run wearing an eye patch.
3Won Broadway's 1962 Tony Award as Best Supporting or Featured Actress (Dramatic) for "Take Her, She's Mine." She has also received two other Tony nominations as Best Actress (Dramatic): in 1964, for "Barefoot in the Park," and in 1975, for a revival of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof".
4Breakthrough Broadway role in "Take Her, She's Mine" earned her LIFE magazine cover story, Nov 1963.
5A fire destroyed her New York City apartment and lifelong mementos which she had recently shipped to NYC from California. The blaze was caused by a damp but smoldering cigarette which Ashley threw into her trash can before she left the apartment in the morning. [1999]
6Mother, with George Peppard, of son, Christian Peppard, who is a writer.
7Her jaw was shattered in a boating accident. It had to be replaced. It took five years for recovery. [1985]
8Raped in 1977. Revealed in 1993.
9Tony in 1962 for "Take Her, She's Mine"


1Husky voice


1If they don't have Clint Eastwood movies in heaven, I'd rather go to hell.


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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1987Bronze WranglerWestern Heritage AwardsFictional Television DramaStagecoach (1986)Raymond Katz (executive producer)

Willie Nelson (executive producer/actor)

Waylon Jennings (actor)

Kris Kristofferson (actor)

Johnny Cash (actor)
1965Golden LaurelLaurel AwardsNew Faces, Female

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1993Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy SeriesEvening Shade (1990)
1991Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy SeriesEvening Shade (1990)
1991CableACECableACE AwardsActress in a Dramatic SeriesThe Rope (1989)
1991Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy SeriesEvening Shade (1990)
1981Razzie AwardRazzie AwardsWorst Supporting ActressWindows (1980)
1981Stinker AwardThe Stinkers Bad Movie AwardsMost Annoying Fake Accent: FemalePaternity (1981)
1980Stinker AwardThe Stinkers Bad Movie AwardsWorst Supporting ActressWindows (1980)
1965Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Supporting ActressThe Carpetbaggers (1964)
1965BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsMost Promising Newcomer to Leading Film RolesThe Carpetbaggers (1964)



Severance2017Short post-productionFrancesca
Villa Capri2017post-production
Fry Day2016Short completedDeirdre
Understudies2015TV MovieDotty Buggett
Treme2010-2013TV SeriesAunt Mimi
The Cake Eaters2007Marg Kaminski
Hey Arnold! The Movie2002Mrs. Vitello (voice)
Home Sweet Hoboken2001Beth Flowers
Labor Pains2000Janice
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999TV SeriesSerena Benson
Homicide: Life on the Street1999TV SeriesMadeline Pitt
Just the Ticket1999/IMrs. Paliski
Hey Arnold!1996-1998TV SeriesMrs. Vitello
Happiness1998Diane Freed
Sleeping Together1997Mrs. Tuccinini
Caroline in the City1996-1997TV SeriesNatalie Karinsky
Ruth Rendell Mysteries1997TV SeriesMargaret Lipton
Shoot the Moon1996Mrs. Comstock
The Big Easy1996TV SeriesLarissa Fontaine
All My Children1996TV SeriesMadge Sinclair
Dave's World1996TV SeriesJeanette
Touched by an Angel1995TV SeriesSandy Latham
Mallrats1995Gov. Dalton (scenes deleted)
Murder, She Wrote1989-1995TV SeriesEmily Broussard Renwyck / Vera Gerakaris
Women of the House1995TV SeriesElizabeth Ashley
Burke's Law1995TV SeriesMary Burton
The Buccaneers1995TV Mini-SeriesMrs. Closson
Law & Order1994TV SeriesGwen Young
Evening Shade1990-1994TV SeriesFreida Evans
In the Heat of the Night1994TV SeriesMaybelle Cheseboro
Harnessing Peacocks1993TV MovieGrandmother
The Larry Sanders Show1993TV SeriesElizabeth Ashley
In the Best Interest of the Children1992TV MovieCarla Scott
Love and Curses... And All That Jazz1991TV MovieEmmalina
Reason for Living: The Jill Ireland Story1991TV MovieVicky
Blue Bayou1990TV MovieLolly Fontenot
American Playwrights Theater: The One-Acts1989TV SeriesAnnie Sweeney
Hunter1989TV SeriesFelicia Green
A Man of Passion1989Gloria
B.L. Stryker1989TV Series
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1989TV SeriesKaren Lawson / Kate Lawson
Dangerous Curves1988Miss Reed
Eisenhower & Lutz1988TV SeriesEleanor
Vampire's Kiss1988Dr. Glaser
Dragnet1987Jane Kirkpatrick
Miami Vice1987TV SeriesD.E.A. Agent Linda Colby
Warm Hearts, Cold Feet1987TV MovieBlanche Webster
The Two Mrs. Grenvilles1987TV Mini-SeriesBabette Van Degan
Stagecoach1986TV MovieDallas
The Hitchhiker1985TV SeriesMrs. Baxter
Cagney & Lacey1985TV SeriesMichelle Zal
The Love Boat1985TV SeriesNancy Bricker
He's Fired, She's Hired1984TV MovieFreddie Fox
Svengali1983TV MovieEve Swiss
Freedom to Speak1983TV Mini-SeriesJane Addams / Dorothea Dix
Split Image1982Diana Stetson
Paternity1981Sophia Thatcher
Gypsy Angels1980
Windows1980Andrea Glassen
A Fire in the Sky1978TV MovieSharon Allan
Tom and Joann1978TV MovieJoan Hammil
Coma1978Mrs. Emerson
The War Between the Tates1977TV MovieErica Tate
Family1977TV SeriesElizabeth Kraft
The Great Scout & Cathouse Thursday1976Nancy Sue
One of My Wives Is Missing1976TV MovieElizabeth Corban
92 in the Shade1975Jeannie Carter
Rancho Deluxe1975Cora Brown
Lincoln1975TV Mini-SeriesKate Chase Sprague
Golden Needles1974Felicity
The F.B.I.1974TV SeriesClaire
Ironside1974TV SeriesLaura Keyes
Mannix1974TV SeriesKaren Winslow
The Six Million Dollar Man: The Solid Gold Kidnapping1973TV MovieDr. Erica Bergner
Police Story1973TV SeriesJannette Johnson
Paperback Hero1973Loretta
The Magician1973TV SeriesSally Baker
Mission: Impossible1971-1973TV SeriesAndrea / Lois Stoner
Your Money or Your Wife1972TV MovieLaurel Plunkett
The Heist1972TV MovieDiane Craddock
Circle of Fear1972TV SeriesKaren Dover
Second Chance1972TV MovieEllie Smith
When Michael Calls1972TV MovieHelen Connelly
The Face of Fear1971TV MovieSally Dillman
The Marriage of a Young Stockbroker1971Nan
Harpy1971TV MovieMarian
Insight1971TV SeriesSally
Medical Center1970TV SeriesAnne Forley
The Virginian1970TV SeriesFaith Andrews
Love, American Style1970TV SeriesPenny Dunbar (segment "Love and the Banned Book")
The File on Devlin1969TV MovieSally Devlin
The Skirts of Happy Chance1969TV MovieLaddie Turnbow
Hawk1966TV SeriesDonna
Run for Your Life1966TV SeriesDina Fuller
The Third Day1965Alexandria Mallory
Ship of Fools1965Jenny
Another World1964TV SeriesEmma Frame Ordway #3 (1990)
The Carpetbaggers1964Monica Winthrop
Stoney Burke1963TV SeriesDonna Weston
Sam Benedict1963TV SeriesCindy Messerman
Route 661963TV SeriesMaria Cardenas
The United States Steel Hour1961-1963TV Series
Ben Casey1962TV SeriesJane Brewster
The Doctors and the Nurses1962TV SeriesBarbara Bowers
The Defenders1961TV SeriesJoyce Harkavy
The DuPont Show of the Month1960TV Series


Showing Up2014Documentary special thanks
Mallrats1995special thanks


Broadway: The Next Generation2018Documentary filmingHerself
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age2016Documentary post-productionHerself
Geraldine Page: Stages of a DreamDocumentary post-productionHerself (rumored)
Greenwich Village: A World Apart2015Documentary shortHerself
The Broadway.com Show2014TV SeriesHerself
Brando: An Icon Is Born2008Video documentary shortHerself
Tweakers2007Video documentaryLinda
The Biz2004TV SeriesHerself
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There2003DocumentaryHerself
Biography1999TV Series documentaryHerself
Golden Globes 50th Anniversary Celebration1994TV MovieHerself
Vicki!1993TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 7th Annual American Comedy Awards1993TV SpecialHerself
The 13th Annual CableACE Awards1992TV SpecialHerself
The 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1991TV SpecialHerself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
The Geraldo Rivera Show1990TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Vivien Leigh: Scarlett and Beyond1990TV Movie documentaryHerself
Inside Miami Vice1987TV Movie documentary
The CBS Morning News1986TV SeriesHerself
Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz1985TV MovieHerself
Thicke of the Night1984TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1963-1984TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
Tom Cottle: Up Close1982TV SeriesHerself
Saturday Night Live1982TV SeriesHerself - Host / Various
Kate Chopin's: The Story of an Hour1982Documentary shortNarrator
Hour Magazine1980TV SeriesHerself
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts1979TV SpecialHerself
The Merv Griffin Show1979TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Everyday1978TV SeriesHerself
The Mike Douglas Show1974-1978TV SeriesHerself - Actress / Herself - Guest
The Alan Hamel Show1978TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Dinah!1975TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 29th Annual Tony Awards1975TV SpecialHerself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Play
The $10,000 Pyramid1974TV SeriesHerself
Today1974TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Celebrity Bowling1972-1973TV SeriesHerself
The 29th Annual Golden Globe Awards1972TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The Movie Game1971TV SeriesHerself
Dinah's Place1970TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The David Frost Show1969TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 38th Annual Academy Awards1966TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Password All-Stars1964-1965TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
The 37th Annual Academy Awards1965TV SpecialHerself - Co-Presenter: Art Direction Awards
What's My Line?1964TV SeriesHerself - Mystery Guest
Girl Talk1963-1964TV SeriesHerself
Missing Links1963-1964TV SeriesHerself
The 17th Annual Tony Awards1963TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The Tonight Show1962TV SeriesHerself - Actress
The 16th Annual Tony Awards1962TV SpecialHerself - Winner: Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play
The Ed Sullivan Show1962TV SeriesMollie Michaelson - scene from 'Take Her, She's Mine'

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