Geraldine Brooks

Born Oct 29, 1925

Geraldine Brooks, born Geraldine Stroock, was an American actress whose three-decade career on stage as well as in films and on television was noted with nominations for an Emmy in 1962 and a Tony in 1970. She was married to author Budd Schulberg. She is not to be confused with the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Geraldine Brooks.… Read More

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1925 Birth Born on October 29, 1925.


1977 52 Years Old A much more vulnerable persona than the poised, imperturbable one she played in Cry Wolf, she had a number of heavy dramatic confrontations with the overwrought character played by Joan Crawford (who received an Oscar nomination for the role) and became a lifelong friend of the eighteen-years-older star, speaking at her memorial service in May 1977, five weeks before her own death. … Read More
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