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In Theaters
  • The Birdcage

  • Ishtar

  • A New Leaf

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At Home
  • In the Spirit

  • A New Leaf

  • Luv

  • Mikey and Nicky

  • California Suite

  • Small Time Crooks

  • Heaven Can Wait

  • Primary Colors

  • The Heartbreak Kid

  • The Birdcage

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Elaine May Awards

  • Profession: Screenwriter, Actor, Director, Songwriter
  • Born: Apr 21, 1932
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Birth Name: Elaine Berlin
  • Biography: Best known as one half of the famed Nichols and May standup comedy team, Elaine May also carved out successful careers as an actress, writer, and director. Born April 21, 1932, in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of Yiddish theatrical actor... Continued


Awarded by
National Society of Film Critics Small Time Crooks Best Supporting Actress 2000 Winner
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Primary Colors Best Adapted Screenplay 1998 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Heaven Can Wait Best Adapted Screenplay 1978 Nominee
Hollywood Foreign Press Association A New Leaf Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 1971 Nominee