Madeline Kahn, pseudonimo di Madeline Gail Wolfson, è stata un'attrice e soprano statunitense. Ottenne due candidature per l'Academy Awards, quattro per il Golden Globe e vinse un Tony Award e un Emmy Award come miglior attrice. È conosciuta principalmente per i suoi ruoli nelle commedie cinematografiche americane.
Madeline Gail Kahn (née Wolfson; September 29, 1942 – December 3, 1999) was an American actress, comedian, and singer. She is known for comedic roles in films directed by Peter Bogdanovich and Mel Brooks, including What's Up, Doc?
Kahn was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in both movies. In 1998, she lent her voice to the character of "Gypsy" in A Bug's Life (1998). On December 3, 1999, Madeline Kahn died of ovarian cancer in New York City, after a yearlong or so battle, during part of which time she was a cast member of Cosby (1996), aged 57.
Madeline Kahn. Actress: Paper Moon. Madeline Kahn was born Madeline Gail Wolfson of Russian Jewish descent on September 29, 1942 in Boston, Massachusetts, to Freda Goldberg (later known as Paula Kahn), who was still in her teens, and Bernard B. Wolfson, a garment manufacturer.
4 dic 1999 · Madeline Kahn, an Oscar-nominated actress and comedian best known for her work in Blazing Saddles, What's Up Doc? and Paper Moon, died Friday after a battle with ovarian cancer. She was 57....
BIOGRAFIA DI MADELINE KAHN. Attrice. Nata nel Massachusetts, inizia a recitare negli anni della scuola superiore. Al College recita da protagonista in diverse produzioni universitarie ottenendo ...
Madeline Kahn è un'attrice statunitense, è nata il 29 settembre 1942 a Boston, Massachusetts (USA) ed è morta il 3 dicembre 1999 all'età di 57 anni a New York City, New York (USA). Biografia. Filmografia.