Agnes Moorehead Biography

Agnes Robertson Moorehead was an American actress whose career of more than three decades included work in radio, stage, film, and television. She is chiefly known for her role as Endora on the television series Bewitched. She was also notable for her film roles in Citizen Kane, The Magnificent Ambersons, All That Heaven Allows and Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte.

While rarely playing leads in films, Moorehead's skill at character development and range earned her one Primetime Emmy Award and two Golden Globe awards in addition to four Academy Award and six Emmy Award nominations. Moorehead's transition to television won acclaim for drama and comedy. She could play many different types, but often portrayed haughty, arrogant characters. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Agnes Moorehead
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor, Singer, Radio personality
Date of Birth:
December 6, 1900
Astrological Sign:
Sagittarius
Date of Death:
April 30, 1974
Age at Death:
73
Cause of Death:
Uterine cancer, Cancer
Marriages
Divorces
Agnes Moorehead Timeline
  • 1943-03-18
    Agnes Moorehead appears in "Sorry, Wrong Number" on the radio program "Suspense", her most successful appearance
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