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Rita Gam

Born Apr 2, 1927

Rita Gam is an American film and television actress and documentary film maker. She was nominated for a Golden Globe and won the Silver Bear for Best Actress.

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1927 Birth Born on April 2, 1927.


1952 25 Years Old Her career began on Broadway and in television, after which she moved on to films, appearing first in the 1952 film noir The Thief, which starred Ray Milland. … Read More
1956 29 Years Old Gam's first husband was director Sidney Lumet - the marriage ended in divorce. In 1956, she married publisher Thomas Guinzburg This union also ended in divorce. … Read More


1962 35 Years Old She shared the Silver Bear for Best Actress award with Viveca Lindfors at the 1962 Berlin Film Festival, for their performances in Tad Danielewski's No Exit. … Read More


1971 44 Years Old Gam appeared in a few more American films before finding work in Europe. She returned to the U.S. to appear in small parts in films including Klute in 1971 before taking up documentary film making.


2003 76 Years Old In 2003 she appeared in the rotating cast of the Off-Broadway staged reading of Wit & Wisdom.
2004 77 Years Old In 2004, she appeared in one of a series of ads for the Royal Bank of Scotland.
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