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Bernadette Peters (born Bernadette Lazzara on February 28, 1948) is an American actress, singer and children's book author from Ozone Park, Queens, New York. Over the course of a career that has spanned five decades, she has starred in musical theatre, films and television, as well as performing in solo concerts and recordings. She is one of the most critically acclaimed Broadway performers, having received nominations for seven Tony Awards, winning two, and eight Drama Desk Awards, winning three. Four of the Broadway cast albums on which she has starred have won Grammy Awards. Peters first performed on the stage as a child and then a teenage actor in the 1960s, and in film and television in the 1970s. She was praised for this early work and for appearances on The Muppet Show, The Carol Burnett Show and in other television work, and for her roles in films like Silent Movie, The Jerk, Pennies from Heaven and Annie

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Bernadette Peters

Born 1948-02-28 (76 years ago) in Queens, New York, USA.
Height 160 centimeters.

Awards
Award Ceremony Year Awarded for
Isabelle Stevenson Award 66th Tony Awards 2012
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Annie Get Your Gun) 44th Drama Desk Awards 1999 Annie Get Your Gun
Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Annie Get Your Gun) 49th Annual Outer Critics Circle Awards 1999 Annie Get Your Gun
Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical (Annie Get Your Gun) 53rd Tony Awards 1999 Annie Get Your Gun
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Song and Dance) 31st Drama Desk Awards 1986 Song and Dance
Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical (Song and Dance) 40th Tony Awards 1986 Song and Dance
Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Pennies from Heaven) 39th Golden Globe Awards 1981 Pennies from Heaven
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Performance (Dames at Sea) 14th Drama Desk Awards 1969 Dames at Sea
Nominated for awards
Award Ceremony Year Nominated for
Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical (Gypsy: A Musical Fable) 57th Tony Awards 2003 Gypsy: A Musical Fable
Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album (Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers and Hammerstein) 45th Annual Grammy Awards 2002 Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers and Hammerstein
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress - Comedy Series (Ally McBeal) 53rd Primetime Emmy Awards 2001 Ally McBeal
Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film (Cinderella) 2nd Golden Satellite Awards 1998 Berättelsen om Askungen
Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album (Sondheim, Etc.: Bernadette Peters Live at Carnegie Hall) 40th Annual Grammy Awards 1997 Sondheim, Etc.: Bernadette Peters Live at Carnegie Hall
Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album (I'll Be Your Baby Tonight) 39th Annual Grammy Awards 1996 I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Pennies from Heaven) 39th Golden Globe Awards 1981 Pennies from Heaven
Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance - Variety Or Music Program (The Muppet Show) 30th Primetime Emmy Awards 1978 The Muppet Show
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy (All's Fair) 34th Golden Globe Awards 1976 All's fair
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture (Silent Movie) 34th Golden Globe Awards 1976 Det våras för stumfilmen
Relationships
Name From To Relationship type
Michael Wittenberg(Gifta: 1996-07-20–2005-09-26) 1996-07-20 2005-09-26 Gifta
Steve Martin(Sambo: 1977–) 1977 Sambo
Parents

Peter Lazzara, Marguerite Maltese

Siblings

Donna DeSeta, Joseph Lazzara

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Bernadette Peters (born Bernadette Lazzara on February 28, 1948) is an American actress, singer and children's book author from Ozone Park, Queens, New York . Over the course of a career that has spanned five decades, she has starred in musical theatre, films and television, as well as performing in solo concerts and recordings. She is one of the most critically acclaimed Broadway performers, having received nominations for seven Tony Awards, winning two, and eight Drama Desk Awards, winning three. Four of the Broadway cast albums on which she has starred have won Grammy Awards.

Peters first performed on the stage as a child and then a teenage actor in the 1960s, and in film and television in the 1970s. She was praised for this early work and for appearances on The Muppet Show, The Carol Burnett Show and in other television work, and for her roles in films like Silent Movie, The Jerk, Pennies from Heaven and Annie. In the 1980s, she returned to the theatre, where she became one of the best-known Broadway stars over the next three decades. She also has recorded six solo albums and several singles, as well as many cast albums, and performs regularly in her own solo concert act. Peters also continues to act in films and on television, where she has been nominated for three Emmy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards, winning once.

Peters is particularly noted for her starring roles in stage musicals, including Song and Dance, Sunday in the Park with George, Into the Woods, Annie Get Your Gun, Gypsy, and A Little Night Music, becoming closely associated with composer Stephen Sondheim. She had a four-year romantic relationship with comedian Steve Martin and was married to investment adviser Michael Wittenberg for over nine years until he was killed in a helicopter crash on September 26, 2005. Peters is known for her charitable work, including as a founder of the Broadway Barks animal charity.

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