Inside the Actors Studio

  • 1994
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Performers and directors discuss their lives, inspirations and craft as they weather a shower of compliments from host James Lipton before an audience of students from New York's Actors Studio. Along with ample film clips and his stack of blue index cards, Lipton's borderline obsequiousness became the show's trademark (and fodder for 'SNL' parody), and (more…)

Shelley Winters

First Aired: November 13, 1994

Shelley Winters looks back on her training as an actress, including speech lessons from Charles Laughton; her role in "A Place in the Sun" (1951) and her Oscar-winning performance in "The Diary of Anne Frank" (1959); her work with George Stevens, Stanley Kubrick and Montgomery Clift.

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  • Premiered: June 12, 1994
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Performers and directors discuss their lives, inspirations and craft as they weather a shower of compliments from host James Lipton before an audience of students from New York's Actors Studio. Along with ample film clips and his stack of blue index cards,… (more)

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