Candice Bergen Short Bio
Candice Patricia Bergen is an American actress and former fashion model. She is Taurus, was born in Beverly Hills, California, as the daughter of Frances Bergen, was a Powers model and father , Edgar Bergen, was a ventriloquist, comedian, and actor. Since young age, she has been appearing on her father’s radio program. At the age of 11 she appeared in Groucho Marx’s quiz show You Bet Your Life with her father too. For education, she attended University of Pennsylvania majoring in opera and art but failed.
Candice Bergen Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||May 9, 1946|
|Age||68 years old|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Hip Size||32 inches|
|Waist Size||26 inches|
|Weight||59 kg 130 pounds|
Candice Bergen Career
Candice Bergen began her film career with the film directed by Sidney Lumet The Group (1966), in which she portrayed Lakey, a lesbian woman. That same year she appeared opposite Steve McQueen in The Sand Pebbles.In the decade of the 70s she take action in films like Blue Soldier with Peter Strauss, film Carnal Knowledge (Carnal Knowlegde, 1971), with Jack Nicholson; the western Bite the Bullet (1975), opposite Gene Hackman; drama The Wind and the Lion (1975) opposite Sean Connery; and the comedy directed by James L. Brooks, Starting Over (1979).
In 1988 she portrayed Murphy Brown on the television series of the same title. She played that character for ten years, between 1988 and 1998, during which she received two Golden Globe for Best TV Actress – Comedy or Musical and five Emmy Awards as Best Actress TV – comedy.Once the series was canceled on May 18, 1998, Bergen returned to films with comedy Miss Congeniality (2000), starring Sandra Bullock. In 2002 she starred in the romantic comedy starring Reese Witherspoon Sweet Home Alabama (2002), playing the mayor of New York, Kate Hennings.In 2005 she joined the cast of the television series Boston Legal, in which James Spader and William Shatner, with whom she worked years before in Miss Congeniality also appears.
Prior to her participation in the series is also involved in other television productions such as Sex and the City (2004), Law and Order (2004) and Will and Grace (2004). In 2006 she appeared in The Women, remake of the film by the same name by George Cukor. And in 2009 briefly appeared in the comedy starring Kate Hudson and Anne Hathaway, Bride Wars. She also appeared in three episodes of the series House MD (2011).
Candice Bergen Controversy
Candice Bergen is an activist who also joining in a Yippie prank in 1967. She also served as a fundraiser and organizer for George McGovern’s presidential campaign in 1972.
Candice Bergen Dating
Candice Bergen was date American diplomat and political scientist, Henry Kissinger. After broke up with him, she then date American musician and record producer, Terry Melcher. Later since September 27, 1980 she married to French film director Louis Malle.They are together until Malle died due the cancer. Recently she married to New York real estate magnate and philanthropist Marshall Rose.
Candice Bergen Net Worth
Candice Bergen nay rich because her husband is the New York real estate magnate. But through herjob self as model and actress, her net worth is about $25 million.