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Gwyneth Evelyn Verdon (Gwennie, The Superior Posterior) was born on 13 January, 1925 in Culver City, Los Angeles, California, USA, is an Actress, Soundtrack, Miscellaneous. Discover Gwen Verdon's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of Gwen Verdon networth?
|Popular As||Gwyneth Evelyn Verdon (Gwennie, The Superior Posterior)|
|Age||75 years old|
|Born||13 January 1925|
|Birthplace||Culver City, Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Date of death||18 October, 2000|
|Died Place||Woodstock, Vermont, USA|
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Gwen Verdon Height, Weight & Measurements
At 75 years old, Gwen Verdon height is 5' 4" (1.63 m) .
|Height||5' 4" (1.63 m)|
|Body Measurements||Not Available|
|Eye Color||Not Available|
|Hair Color||Not Available|
Who Is Gwen Verdon's Husband?
Her husband is Bob Fosse (1 April 1960 - 23 September 1987) ( his death) ( 1 child), James Henaghan (1942 - 1947) ( divorced) ( 1 child)
|Husband||Bob Fosse (1 April 1960 - 23 September 1987) ( his death) ( 1 child), James Henaghan (1942 - 1947) ( divorced) ( 1 child)|
Gwen Verdon Net Worth
Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Gwen Verdon worth at the age of 75 years old? Gwen Verdon’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actress. She is from USA. We have estimated Gwen Verdon's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Actress|
Gwen Verdon Social Network
Verdon was portrayed in the 2019 FX original series, Fosse/Verdon (2019) by by Michelle Williams. who won an Emmy Award on September 22, 2019 for her performance.
She was awarded the American National Medal of the Arts in 1998 by the National Endowment of the Arts in Washington D.C.
Although she and Bob Fosse separated in 1971, they remained married until his death in 1987. The couple had a daughter, Nicole Fosse (b. 1963). Verdon was with Fosse when he collapsed from a heart attack just prior to opening night of a revival of "Sweet Charity" at the National Theatre in Washington, D.C.; he was the director/choreographer, she was the assistant choreographer.
Although uncredited, Gwen was assistant choreographer in the film version of Sweet Charity (1969), starring Shirley MacLaine.
Portrayed "Lola" in the stage version of "Damn Yankees!" and reprised her role in the movie, Damn Yankees (1958).
Gwen Verdon was born to the theater. Her mother, Gertrude, was a vaudevillian and dancer. Her father, Joseph, was an MGM studio electrician. She had to wear corrective boots as a child to straighten out her legs, which were misshapen by childhood illness. Nonetheless, she first appeared as a tapper on stage at age 6. She got her break in Bob Fosse's "Damn Yankees" in 1955.
Won four Tony Awards: one as Best Supporting or Featured Actress Musical) in 1954 for "Can-Can;" and three as Best Actress (Musical) in 1956 for "Damn Yankees!," a role she recreated in the film version of the same name., Damn Yankees (1958); in 1958 for "New Girl in Town," in a tie with her co-star Thelma Ritter; and in 1959 for "Redhead." She was also nominated as Best Actress (Musical) in 1966 for "Sweet Charity" and in 1976 for "Chicago."