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Cloris was born on April 30th, 1926. She has been a credited actor since the 1969 film Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
Cloris has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in nineteen films including: the 2014 drama film The Bronx Bull as the character Lilian Forrester, the 2013 adventure movie The Croods playing Gran and the 2010 comedy release Expecting Mary cast as Annie.
Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2013 adventure film The Croods, which brought in $187,000,000 at the box office.
Cloris has garnered moderate media attention, having been featured on the cover of at least three magazines, captured in more than five pictorials, interviewed in over two publications and featured in three magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least one book.
As an actor Cloris Leachman has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. She won the Oscar for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Ruth Popper in the 1971 movie The Last Picture Show.