Eva Marie Saint (born July 4, 1924) is an American actress and producer. She is known for starring in Elia Kazan's On the Waterfront (1954), for which she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest (1959). She received Golden Globe and BAFTA Award nominations for A Hatful of Rain (1957) and won a Primetime Emmy Award for the television miniseries People Like Us (1990).
You know, you do it, and you get paid for it, and you have a wonderful time, then you're on to something else.
What is it like when you see me in all these films and then you meet me? Were you intimidated?
It all has to do with the director, the captain of the ship. He sets the pace, the mood. If the director is quiet, the set is quiet. If the director is loud, then everybody has to be louder to be heard.
|Other Names||The Helen Hayes of Television|
|Date of Birth||July 4, 1924|
|Birthplace||Newark, New Jersey, USA|
|Height||5' 4" (163 cm)|
|High School||Bethlehem Central High School|
|Claim to Fame||On the Waterfront (1954)|
|Father||John Merle Saint|