|Years active 1949-2012|
Name Lelia Goldoni
Children Aaron J. Rudelson
|Born October 1, 1936 (age 79) (1936-10-01) New York City, New York, U.S.|
Spouse Ben Carruthers (m. 1960–1960)
Nominations BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Movies Shadows, Alice Doesn't Live Here, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, The Unseen, Theatre of Death
Similar People Ben Carruthers, John Cassavetes, Danny Steinmann, Seymour Cassel, Art Hindle
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Lelia Goldoni (born October 1, 1936) is an American actress who appeared in a number of motion pictures and television shows starting in the late-1940s, including uncredited cameo roles in Joseph L. Mankiewicz's House of Strangers (1949), John Huston's We Were Strangers (1949) and The Italian Job (1969).
She costarred on the episode "Fair Exchange" and "Two Birds with One Bullet" of the British television series Danger Man (1964) with Patrick MacGoohan.
She is best known for co-starring in John Cassavetes's groundbreaking film Shadows (1959) and playing the best friend of Ellen Burstyn's character in Martin Scorsese's Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974).
In 2010, she appeared in the miniseries The Pacific as Dora Basilone.