While Mac Laine was still a child, Ira Beaty moved his family from Richmond to Norfolk, and then to Arlington and Waverly, eventually taking a position at Arlington's Thomas Jefferson Junior High School.Mac Laine played baseball in an all-boys team, holding the record for most home runs, which earned her the nickname "Powerhouse".A six-time Academy Award nominee, Mac Laine received a nomination for Best Documentary Feature for The Other Half of the Sky: A China Memoir (1975), and Best Actress nominations for Some Came Running (1958), The Apartment (1960), Irma la Douce (1963), and The Turning Point (1977), before winning Best Actress for Terms of Endearment (1983).She twice won the BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress, for Ask Any Girl (1959), and The Apartment (1960); and won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Special for the 1976 TV special, Gypsy In My Soul.So American Sniper didn't win so much at the Oscars but it's already won the box office and director Clint Eastwood had a new beauty on his arm to compensate.Eastwood, 84, and seemingly undimmed by time, arrived at the 87th Academy Awards Sunday night accompanied by Christina Sandera, tapped as his new girlfriend.She's been directed by Alfred Hitchcock, William Wyler, Don Siegel and Richard Attenborough.
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is an American film, television and theater actress, singer, dancer, activist and author.
An Academy Award winner, Mac Laine received the 40th AFI Life Achievement Award from the American Film Institute in 2012, and received the Kennedy Center Honors for her lifetime contributions to American culture through the performing arts in 2013.
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