Shirley Knight

Shirley Knight
Kansas-born Shirley Knight originally intended to be an opera singer until she saw a touring company of "The Lark" starring Julie Harris and switched to acting. In 1957, she headed west to study at the Pasadena Playhouse where she made her stage debut the following year in "Look Back in Anger". Knight was put under contract by Warner Bros. and the petite blonde earned critical acclaim and a Best...