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KATHARINE ROSS

BIOGRAPHY
 
Katharine Ross

An Academy Award-nominated American movie and stage actress.

Trained at the San Francisco Workshop, she is perhaps best known for her role as Elaine Robinson in the 1967 film The Graduate, opposite Dustin Hoffman, and her role as Etta Place in 1969's Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, opposite Paul Newman and Robert Redford.

She was born in Hollywood when her father was in the Navy.

Her family later settled in Walnut Creek, California, east of San Francisco. She graduated from Las Lomas High School.

As of 2008, she is the only actress to win a Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture Actress in a Supporting Role without getting an Oscar nomination for the same performance for "Voyage of the Damned" 1988.

She has lived in Malibu, California since the late 1960s.

Films include:

Don't Let Go (2001)
Donnie Darko (2001)
Home Before Dark (1997)
A Climate for Killing (1991)
Conagher (1991)
Tattle (1988)
Houston: The Legend of Texas (1986)
Red-Headed Stranger (1986)
Reel Horror (1985)
Secrets of a Mother and Daughter (1983)
Travis McGee (1983)
Wrong Is Right (1982)
The Shadow Riders (1982)
Marian Rose White (1982)
Murder in Texas (1981)
Rodeo Girl (1980)
The Final Countdown (1980)
The Legacy (1979)
Murder by Natural Causes (1979)
The Betsy (1978)
The Swarm (1978)
Voyage of the Damned (1976)
The Stepford Wives (1975)
Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972)
They Only Kill Their Masters (1972)
Fools (1970)
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Hellfighters (1968)
Games (1967)
The Graduate (1967)
The Longest Hundred Miles (1967)
Mister Buddwing (1965)
Searchers for a Special City (1965)
Shenandoah (1965)
The Singing Nun (1965)

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