Who Won the 1978
Tony Awards Best Leading Actress Play

Jessica Tandy

("The Gin Game")

1977 Tony Awards Best Leading Actress Play Winner
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Curtain Up: 'Riverdance' returns to the stage

The Daily Collegian Online
Alfred Uhry's play won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1988, and Jessica Tandy won the Academy Award for Best Actress as Daisy in a 1989 movie version that also was named Best Picture. Then in August, Meredith Baxter and Michael Gross of “Family Ties” ...

1978 Tony Awards Best Leading Actress Play Winner Jessica Tandy News

Gray Matters: The future of driving

Eureka Times Standard
When Jessica Tandy played opposite Morgan Freeman in the 1989 film “Driving Miss Daisy,” the list of issues that arose regarding her needs and his driving was long and contentious. Miss Daisy was more than a backseat driver, she was a woman who was ...

1978 Tony Awards Best Leading Actress Play Winner Jessica Tandy News

Arthur "Bucky" Walsh, durable actor, dies at 90

The Providence Journal
“It's hard to think of them separately, because you always thought of them as a couple, like Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy,” Seavor said of Walsh and Bruno. Walsh, a native of Lowell, Massachusetts, served in the Navy and worked as an apprentice at ...

1978 Tony Awards Best Leading Actress Play Winner Jessica Tandy News

Passage of time highlights LCT's 'Driving Miss Daisy'

The Lawton Constitution
"Driving Miss Daisy" is a classic story, mostly known by its 1989 film adaptation of the same name featuring Jessica Tandy and Morgan Freeman. The name itself should draw in patrons, but Friday's premiere saw a thin crowd, which was possibly due to the ...

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