Candice Bergen



Place of birth:

Los Angeles, California, USA:


Candice Patricia Bergen (born May 9, 1946) is an American actress and former fashion model. She is known for starring in two TV series, as the title character on the situation comedy Murphy Brown (1988–1998), for which she won five Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards; and as Shirley Schmidt on the comedy-drama Boston Legal (2004–2008), for which she was nominated for two Emmys, a Golden Globe, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She starred in several major films throughout the mid 1960s to early 1980s such as The Sand Pebbles, Carnal Knowledge, The Wind and the Lion, and Gandhi and received an Academy Award nomination for her role in Starting Over. Her later career includes character roles in Miss Congeniality and Sweet Home Alabama.

Film Credits

Book Club (2018)
as Sharon
Home Again (2017)
as Lillian Stewart
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)
as Julia Meyerowitz
Rules Don't Apply (2016)
as Nadine Henly
In Their Own Words: Jim Henson (2015)
Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
as Herself
Beautiful & Twisted (2015)
as Bernice
A Merry Friggin' Christmas (2014)
as Donna Mitchler
Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film (2014)
as Herself
Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's (2013)
as Herself
Inequality for All (2013)
as Murphy Brown
Elusive Justice (2011)
as Narrator
The Romantics (2010)
as Augusta Hayes
SNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas (2009)
Bride Wars (2009)
as Marion St. Claire
The Women (2008)
as Catherine Frazier
Sex and the City (2008)
as Enid Frick
William Shatner in Concert (2006)
Footsteps (2003)
as Daisy Lowendahl
The In-Laws (2003)
as Judy Tobias
View from the Top (2003)
as Sally Weston
Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
as Mayor Kate Hennings
Miss Congeniality (2000)
as Kathy Morningside
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman (1998)
as Anne Boleyn
Mary & Tim (1996)
as Mary Horton
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies (1995)
Understanding the Universe (1993)
as Narrator
The Earth Day Special (1990)
Helmut Newton: Frames from the Edge (1989)
as Herself
Mayflower Madam (1987)
as Sydney Biddle Barrows
Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes All-Star 50th Anniversary (1986)
as Herself
Murder: By Reason of Insanity (1985)
as Ewa Berwid
Arthur the King (1985)
as Morgan Le Fay
Stick (1985)
as Kyle McClaren
2010 (1984)
as SAL 9000
Gandhi (1982)
as Margaret Bourke-White
Rich and Famous (1981)
as Merry Noel Blake
Starting Over (1979)
as Jessica Potter
Oliver's Story (1978)
as Marcie Bonwit
La fine del mondo nel nostro solito letto in una notte piena di pioggia (1978)
as Lizzy
The Domino Principle (1977)
as Elinore "Ellie" Tucker
The Wind and the Lion (1975)
as Eden Pedecaris
Bite the Bullet (1975)
as Miss Jones
11 Harrowhouse (1974)
as Maren Shirell
Carnal Knowledge (1971)
as Susan
T.R. Baskin (1971)
as T. R. Baskin
The Hunting Party (1971)
as Melissa Ruger
Soldier Blue (1970)
as Kathy Maribel Lee, 'Cresta'
Getting Straight (1970)
as Jan
The Adventurers (1970)
as Sue Ann Daley
The Woody Allen Special (1969)
as Herself
Cupid's Shaft (1969)
The Magus (1968)
as Lily
Όταν τα Ψάρια Βγήκαν στη Στεριά (1967)
as Electra Brown
Vivre pour vivre (1967)
as Candice
The Sand Pebbles (1966)
as Shirley Eckert
The Group (1966)
as Lakey