Elaine Stritch (1925–2014)

Actress | Music Department | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
One Life to Live (1968) | ParaNorman (2012) | Autumn in New York (2000)
AWARDS 
Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 11 nominations More »
BORN 
Feb 2, 1925 (died Jul 17, 2014)
HEIGHT 
5' 7½" (1.71m)

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Past Film & Video (22 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (60 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade NinjaRandy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja (TV Series) Ruth ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Six by SondheimSix by Sondheim (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage), Performer ("The Little Things You Do Together")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for One Life to LiveOne Life to Live (TV Series) Wilma Bern #2 (1993)  Less 1968–2013
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Colleen Donaghy ( 9 episodes, 2007–2012 ) , Performer ("Don't Go to Bed With a Frown") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("The Christmas Song") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2007–2012 9
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  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Herself - Performer ( 2 episodes, 1999–2010 ) , Performer ("The Ladies Who Lunch") ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Performer ("I'm Still Here") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 1999–2010 2
  • Primary photo for ParadiseParadise (TV Movie) Isabella  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Life's a BitchLife's a Bitch (TV Series) Mom  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for EGG, the Arts ShowEGG, the Arts Show (TV Series) Narrator ( 2 episodes )  Less 2000–2003 2
  • Primary photo for Elaine Stritch at LibertyElaine Stritch at Liberty (TV Movie) Herself, Performer ("There's No Business Like Show Business", "I Want A Long Time Daddy", "This Is All Very New to Me", "Broadway Baby", "Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo)", "Can You Use Any Money Today?", "Zip", "Why Do The Wrong People Travel?", "But Not For Me/If Love Were All", "I'm Still Here", "Little Things You Do Together", "The Ladies Who Lunch", "There Never Was A Baby Like My Baby", "I Went To A Marvelous Party", "The Party's Over", "Something Good"), Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for 3rd Rock from the Sun3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series) Martha Albright ( 2 episodes, 1997–2001 )  Less 1997–2001 2
  • Primary photo for OzOz (TV Series) Judge Grace Lema ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for An Unexpected LifeAn Unexpected Life (TV Movie) Lucinda Sadwich  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Soul ManSoul Man (TV Series) Mrs. Foster ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Lanie Stieglitz ( 2 episodes, 1992–1997 )  Less 1992–1997 2
  • Primary photo for Bless This HouseBless This House (TV Series) Sheila ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The 49th Annual Tony AwardsThe 49th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter & Performer, Performer ("Kim's Charleston")  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Chance of a LifetimeChance of a Lifetime (TV Movie) Sybil  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for An Inconvenient WomanAn Inconvenient Woman (TV Mini-series) Rose ( 2 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 2
  • Primary photo for The Secret Life of Archie's WifeThe Secret Life of Archie's Wife (TV Movie) Rowena Sharphorn  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Steel MagnoliasSteel Magnolias (TV Movie) Ouiser Boudreaux  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Sparks: The Price of PassionSparks: The Price of Passion (TV Movie) Marti Sparks  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Cosby ShowThe Cosby Show (TV Series) Mrs. McGee ( 3 episodes, 1989–1990 )  Less 1989–1990 3
  • Primary photo for Head of the ClassHead of the Class (TV Series) Mrs. Hartman ( 2 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 2
  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Older Marianne ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for TattingersTattingers (TV Series) Franny ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for The Ellen Burstyn ShowThe Ellen Burstyn Show (TV Series) Sydney Brewer ( 13 episodes, 1986–1987 )  Less 1986–1987 13
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  • Primary photo for StrandedStranded (TV Movie) Maxine  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Edge of NightThe Edge of Night (TV Series) Mrs. DeGroot (1984)  Less 1956–1984
  • Primary photo for Trapper John, M.D.Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) Dr. Mary Gerrard ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
    • Supernurse (Dec 11, 1983) Dr. Mary Gerrard  Less
  • Primary photo for Christmas SpiritsChristmas Spirits (TV Movie) Julia Myerson  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Nobody's PerfectNobody's Perfect (TV Series) Bill Hooper  Less 1980– 
  • Primary photo for Tales of the UnexpectedTales of the Unexpected (TV Series) Pamela Beauchamp / Mary Pearl ( 2 episodes, 1979–1980 )  Less 1979–1980 2
  • Primary photo for Two's CompanyTwo's Company (TV Series) Dorothy McNab ( 29 episodes, 1975–1979 ) , Performer (title song) ( 29 episodes, 1975–1979 )  Less 1975–1979 29
    • The Friendly Aristocrats (Mar 4, 1979) Dorothy McNab, Performer (title song) (uncredited)  Less
    • The Rolls-Royce (Feb 25, 1979) Dorothy McNab, Performer (title song) (uncredited)  Less
    • The Silence (Feb 11, 1979) Dorothy McNab, Performer (title song) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for JackanoryJackanory (TV Series) Reader ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Shades of GreeneShades of Greene (TV Series) Patience ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The President's Last TapeThe President's Last Tape (TV Movie) Priscilla  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Funny Ha-HaFunny Ha-Ha (TV Series) On-screen participant ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Dial M for MurderDial M for Murder (TV Series) Geneva ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for PollyannaPollyanna (TV Mini-series) Aunt Polly ( 6 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973 6
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  • Primary photo for The Powder RoomThe Powder Room (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Trials of O'BrienThe Trials of O'Brien (TV Series) Miss G ( 13 episodes, 1965–1966 )  Less 1965–1966 13
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  • Primary photo for The NursesThe Nurses (TV Series) Irma Downey ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for My Sister EileenMy Sister Eileen (TV Series) Ruth Sherwood ( 27 episodes, 1960–1961 )  Less 1960–1961 27
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  • Primary photo for Alcoa TheatreAlcoa Theatre (TV Series) Ruth Sherwood ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Art Carney SpecialArt Carney Special (TV Series) Actress ( 2 episodes, 1960 )  Less 1960 2
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Tracy Sadler ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Adventures in ParadiseAdventures in Paradise (TV Series) Ethel Forester ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
    • Haunted (Dec 21, 1959) Ethel Forester  Less
  • Primary photo for True StoryTrue Story (TV Series) Lois Kirby ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Shirley ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Kristie Crane ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the MonthThe DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) Aunt Bertha ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Alcoa HourThe Alcoa Hour (TV Series) Laura ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Matinee TheatreMatinee Theatre (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Appointment with AdventureAppointment with Adventure (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Goodyear Television PlayhouseGoodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) Guest Star ( 3 episodes, 1953–1955 )  Less 1953–1955 3
  • Primary photo for The Motorola Television HourThe Motorola Television Hour (TV Series) Hazel Beck ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of StarsCavalcade of Stars (TV Series) Trixie Norton ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for Once Upon a TuneOnce Upon a Tune (TV Series) Performer ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for The Growing PaynesThe Growing Paynes (TV Series) Laraine Payne (1949)  Less 1948–1949
Self (83 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Broadway: Beyond the Golden AgeBroadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Always at The CarlyleAlways at The Carlyle Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for CBS News Sunday MorningCBS News Sunday Morning (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 65th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for 2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Elaine Stritch: Shoot MeElaine Stritch: Shoot Me Herself  Less 2013 $303K / —
  • Primary photo for Theater TalkTheater Talk (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Show Stopper: The Theatrical Life of Garth DrabinskyShow Stopper: The Theatrical Life of Garth Drabinsky Herself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Out of My Dreams: Oscar Hammerstein IIOut of My Dreams: Oscar Hammerstein II (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Herself - Performer / Hattie Walker ( 3 episodes, 1986–2010 )  Less 1986–2010
  • Primary photo for Wendy: The Wendy Williams ShowWendy: The Wendy Williams Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The 2009 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy AwardsThe 2009 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 2009 Creative Arts Emmy Awards2009 Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Mr. PrinceMr. Prince (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Big Gay Sketch ShowThe Big Gay Sketch Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for TCM Guest ProgrammerTCM Guest Programmer (TV Series) Herself - Special Guest ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 59th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 59th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 2007 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2007 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Broadway Under the StarsBroadway Under the Stars (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for MarthaMartha (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1995–2006 )  Less 1995–2006
  • Primary photo for ImagineImagine (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
    • Brando (Dec 16, 2004) Herself  Less
  • Primary photo for The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Mark Twain Prize: Lily TomlinThe Mark Twain Prize: Lily Tomlin (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were ThereBroadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety Performance 2002The Royal Variety Performance 2002 (TV Special) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Herself - Broadway Actress (segment "Elaine Stritch") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The 56th Annual Tony AwardsThe 56th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner & Presenter  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1999–2002 )  Less 1999–2002
  • Primary photo for EGG, the Arts ShowEGG, the Arts Show (TV Series) Herself - Narrator ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The 53rd Annual Tony AwardsThe 53rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for E! Mysteries & ScandalsE! Mysteries & Scandals (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Herself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for A Benefit Celebration: A Tribute to Angela LansburyA Benefit Celebration: A Tribute to Angela Lansbury (TV Movie) Herself - Performer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Tony AwardsThe 50th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Marlene Dietrich: Shadow and LightMarlene Dietrich: Shadow and Light (TV Movie) Herself - Actress  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode )  Less 1993– 
  • Primary photo for The 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Full WaxThe Full Wax (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Working in the TheatreWorking in the Theatre (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for WoganWogan (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Musical Comedy Tonight IIIMusical Comedy Tonight III (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Broadway Plays Washington on Kennedy Center TonightBroadway Plays Washington on Kennedy Center Tonight (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Theatre QuizThe Theatre Quiz (TV Series) Herself - Panellist ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
    • Episode #1.1 (May 19, 1981) Herself - Panellist  Less
  • Primary photo for Open DorsOpen Dors (TV Series) Herself - Panelist  Less 1980–1981 £50K
  • Primary photo for Filmharmonic '80Filmharmonic '80 (TV Movie) Herself - Presenter  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Looks FamiliarLooks Familiar (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 1974–1980 )  Less 1974–1980
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety Performance 1979The Royal Variety Performance 1979 (TV Special) Herself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Muhammad Ali's Greatest HitsMuhammad Ali's Greatest Hits (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Song by SongSong by Song (TV Series) Herself - Performer ( 2 episodes, 1978–1979 )  Less 1978–1979
  • Primary photo for Lena Zavaroni and MusicLena Zavaroni and Music (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Blankety BlankBlankety Blank (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The British Academy AwardThe British Academy Award (TV Movie) Herself - Audience Member  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SquaresCelebrity Squares (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1978–1979 )  Less 1978–1979
  • Primary photo for Golden GalaGolden Gala (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 StarsNight of 100 Stars (TV Special) Herself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Sweepstakes GameThe Sweepstakes Game (TV Series) Herself - Panellist ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
    • Episode #1.5 (Jul 31, 1976) Herself - Panellist  Less
  • Primary photo for 2nd House2nd House (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself ( 12 episodes, 1963–1975 )  Less 1963–1975
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  • Primary photo for PasswordPassword (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant ( 1 episode )  Less 1961–1975
  • Primary photo for Call My BluffCall My Bluff (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for BBC Show of the WeekBBC Show of the Week (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1971–1972 )  Less 1971–1972
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress ( 2 episodes, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 1965–1970 )  Less 1965–1970
  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1967–1970 )  Less 1967–1970
  • Primary photo for Original Cast Album: CompanyOriginal Cast Album: Company Herself (Joanne)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Juke Box JuryJuke Box Jury (TV Series) Herself - Panellist ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray PartyThe Arthur Murray Party (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Washington SquareWashington Square (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Herself - Actress ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for A.N.T.A. Album of 1955A.N.T.A. Album of 1955 (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Pantomime QuizPantomime Quiz (TV Series) Herself - Champion Panelist ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1954 )  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Needs of Kim StanleyThe Needs of Kim Stanley Herself  Less
Archive Footage (8 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild AwardsThe 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself ( 3 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 66th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Story of JackanoryThe Story of Jackanory (TV Movie) Herself - 'Jackanory' Storyteller (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Broadway: The American MusicalBroadway: The American Musical (TV Mini-series) Joanne (in 'Company') ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
    • Tradition: 1957-1979 (Oct 21, 2004) Joanne (in 'Company') (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Herself - Broadway Actress (segment "Elaine Stritch") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
    • The Man Who Got Away/Elaine Stritch (Jun 2, 2002) Herself - Broadway Actress (segment "Elaine Stritch") (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Honeymooners: The Really Lost Debut EpisodesThe Honeymooners: The Really Lost Debut Episodes (TV Movie) Trixie Norton (archive footage)  Less 1993
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