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Edith Head (1897–1981)

Costume Designer | Costume and Wardrobe Department | Actress
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KNOWN FOR 
Rear Window (1954) | Vertigo (1958) | The Sting (1973)
AWARDS 
Won 8 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 28 nominations More »
NICKNAME  
The Doctor
BORN 
Oct 28, 1897 (died Oct 24, 1981)
HEIGHT 
5' 1½" (1.56m)

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Past Film & Video (511 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Women in WhiteWomen in White (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Return EngagementReturn Engagement (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Special Thanks (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Little WomenLittle Women (TV Mini-series) Costume Designer (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
    • Pilot (Oct 2, 1978) Costume Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for Sunshine ChristmasSunshine Christmas (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Sex and the Married WomanSex and the Married Woman (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Disappearance of AimeeThe Disappearance of Aimee (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Amelia EarhartAmelia Earhart (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Divorce His - Divorce HersDivorce His - Divorce Hers (TV Movie) Costumes (Miss Taylor)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for ColumboColumbo (TV Series) Edith Head (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Screaming WomanThe Screaming Woman (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Here's LucyHere's Lucy (TV Series) Wardrobe (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The 40th Annual Academy AwardsThe 40th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Costume Supervisor  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Who Has Seen the Wind?Who Has Seen the Wind? (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Mr. and Mrs.Mr. and Mrs. (TV Movie) Costume Designer  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Judy Garland ShowThe Judy Garland Show (TV Series) Costume Designer (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Judy and Her Guests, Phil Silvers and Robert GouletJudy and Her Guests, Phil Silvers and Robert Goulet (TV Movie) Gowns (Miss Garland)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Frances Langford ShowThe Frances Langford Show (TV Series) Costumer (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
Self (26 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Edith HeadEdith Head (TV Short) Herself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Alfred HitchcockAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Alfred Hitchcock (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Norman Gunston ShowThe Norman Gunston Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for V.I.P.-SchaukelV.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The 46th Annual Academy AwardsThe 46th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Best Costume Design  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Fashion Designer (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
    • Episode #10.148 (Apr 7, 1971) Herself - Fashion Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for In Melbourne TonightIn Melbourne Tonight (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for House PartyHouse Party (TV Series) Herself (8 episodes, 1953–1968)  Less 1953–1968
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  • Primary photo for Dateline: HollywoodDateline: Hollywood (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Penelope's Fashion ShowPenelope's Fashion Show (Short) Herself / Narrator (uncredited)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Lee Phillip ShowThe Lee Phillip Show (TV Series) Herself / Guest (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Tonight ShowThe Tonight Show (TV Series) Herself - Fashion Designer (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
    • Episode #1.9 (Apr 12, 1962) Herself - Fashion Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the WeekThe DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The 33rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 33rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner & Nominee  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for You Bet Your LifeYou Bet Your Life (TV Series) Herself - Costume Designer (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
    • Episode #5.21 (Feb 3, 1955) Herself - Costume Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for The 26th Annual Academy AwardsThe 26th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Best Costume Design, Black-and-White  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Costume DesignerThe Costume Designer (Short) Herself (uncredited)  Less 1950
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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