Samantha Eggar (born March 5, 1933) is a British actress. Born Victoria Louise Samantha Marie Elizabeth Therese Eggar in Hampstead, London, England, she began her acting career in several Shakespearean companies, and debuted in film in 1962 in The Wild and the Willing. By 1965, she had received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress for The Collector.
She has appeared in such films as Walk, Don't Run, Doctor Dolittle and The Molly Maguires. In 2000, she had a brief run on the American soap opera All My Children.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.
Samantha Eggar Facts
|Birth Name||Victoria Louise Samantha Eggar|
|Birthday||March 5, 1939 (77)|
|Birthplace||Hampstead, England, United Kingdom|
|Awards||1966 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama (for The Collector)|
|Walk, Don't Run|
|Why Shoot the Teacher|
|The Astronaut's Wife|