Katharine Hepburn

Profession: Actress
Katharine Hepburn
  Real name: Katharine Houghton Hepburn
Birthdate: May 12, 1907
Date of death: June 29, 2003
Age: 96 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Taurus


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Katharine Houghton Hepburn, better known as Katharine Hepburn, was an American Actress. She has won four Academy Awards, two BAFTA Awards and an David di Donatello Awards. She's known for Hollywood: The Great Stars (1963), On Golden Pond (1981) and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967).

All Movies of Katharine Hepburn

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  • A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas! (TV)
    TCM looks back at the history of Christmas movies from classics like "Scrooge", "It's a Wonderful Life", "Miracle on 34th Street", and "White Christmas" to contemporary films like "Home
    Character: (archive footage)
    United States  2011
  • Telephones (S)
    Christian Marclay's "Telephones" (1995), a 7 1/2-minute compilation of brief Hollywood film clips that creates a narrative of its own. These linked-together snippets of scenes involve innumerable well-known actors such a...
    United States  1995
  • This Can't Be Love (TV)
    Two former movie stars, Marian Bennett and Michael Reyman had a brief and bitter marriage during their careers in the 40's. Many years later they are reunited and things haven't got any better between the two...
    Character: Marion Bennett
    United States  1994
  • One Christmas (TV)
    A young man is sent to visit his estranged father for Christmas in 1930 in New Orleans. Based on an autobiograhical short story by Truman Capote.
    Character: Cornelia Beaumont
    United States  1994
  • Love Affair
    Ex-football star Mike Gambril meets Terry McKay on a flight to Sydney, which is forced to land on a small atoll. Both engaged to others, they become romantic on board the ship sent to take the 'plane passengers to a larger island....
    Character: Ginny
    United States  1994
  • The Man Upstairs (TV)
    Hepburn plays an elderly woman whose house becomes a hideaway for an escaped convict (O'Neal), and the pair strike up an unlikely friendship.
    Character: Victoria Brown
    United States  1992
  • Laura Lansing Slept Here (TV)
    Each of Katharine Hepburn's 1980s TV movies was heralded as the lady's last-ever appearance.
    Character: Laura Lansing
    United States  1988
  • Cary Grant: A Celebration of a Leading Man
    A retrospective of the life and career of actor Cary Grant, including clips from his films and interviews with his friends and co-workers.
    Character: Self (archive footage)
    United States  1988
  • Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry (TV)
    A well-to-do widow (Katherine Hepburn) shocks her snobbish WASP family when she announces that she has fallen in love with her Jewish doctor (Harold Gould). His family is equally devastated by the news leading both individuals to ...
    Character: Margaret Delafield
    United States  1986
  • George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey
    Biography of director George Stevens by his son. It includes clips from many of his films with commentary by the actors and by directors such as Frank Capra, John Huston and Alan J. Pakula, among others. Also included are Stevens'...
    Character: Self
    United States  1984
  • The Ultimate Solution of Grace Quigley
    Grace Quigley is nearing the end of her life, living alone in her New York apartment. One day she witnesses a murder being committed by top hit-man, Seymour Flint. She decides to blackmail him into killing her, however, she has on...
    Character: Grace Quigley
    United States  1984
  • On Golden Pond
    On Golden Pond was a successful Broadway play before Ernest Thompson adapted his own work into the screenplay for the film version. Norman Thayer Jr (Henry Fonda) and his devoted wife Ethel (Katharine Hepburn) are in the twilight ...
    Character: Ethel Thayer
    United States  1981
  • The Corn Is Green
    A strong-willed teacher, determined to educate the poor and illiterate youth of an impoverished Welsh village, discovers one student whom she believes to have the seeds of genius in him.
    Character: Miss Lilly Moffat
    United States  1979
  • Olly, Olly, Oxen Free
    Albie and his best friend Chris want to come up with something special to celebrate the birthday of their late-grandfather. Something everyone will remember. When granddad was young he flew through the air in a magnificent balloon...
    Character: Miss Pudd
    United States  1978
  • That's Entertainment, Part II
    Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire present more golden moments from the MGM film library, this time including comedy and drama as well as classic musical numbers.
    United States  1976
  • Rooster Cogburn
    A small village in the Indian Nation that is run by a Minister Goodnight and his daughter Eula is overrun by a band of drunken thugs. They kill and rape the people of the village. Miss Goodnight then teams up with the ruthless Mar...
    Character: Eula
    United States  1975
  • Love Among the Ruins (TV)
    An unorthodox love story set in Edwardian England, "Love Among The Ruins" features Katharine Hepburn and Sir Laurence Olivier in their only film collaboration. A wealthy, headstrong widow and aging grande dame of the Lon...
    Character: Jessica Medlicott
    United Kingdom  1975
  • The Glass Menagerie (TV)
    Amanda Wingfield dominates her children with her faded gentility and exaggerated tales of her Southern belle past. Her son plans escape; her daughter withdraws into a dream world. When a "gentleman caller" appears, thing...
    Character: Amanda Wingfield
    United States  1973
  • A Delicate Balance
    The setting is the comfortable Connecticut home of a well-to-do family. Agnes is a determined, powerful woman who feels she must hold her husband together and present a brave face to the world. Her husband, Tobias, is both retired...
    Character: Agnes
    United States  1973
  • The Trojan Women
    After the fall of Troy to the Greek invading army, the Trojan women weep over their lost city, families, and honour, as they are taken away as Greek slaves.
    Character: Hecuba
    United States  1971
  • The Madwoman of Chaillot
    Taken from the popular play by Jean Giraudoux, The Madwoman Of Chaillot has an international all-star cast, but the final result falls short despite the talents of the celebrated thespians. The madwoman in question is the extremel...
    Character: Countess Aurelia - the Madwoman of Chaillot
    United States  1969
  • The Lion in Winter
    Christmas 1183--an aging and conniving King Henry II plans a reunion where he hopes to name his successor. He summons the following people for the holiday: his scheming but imprisoned wife, Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine; his mistress...
    Character: Eleanor of Aquitaine
    United States  1968
  • Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
    Joey Drayton brings her fiancé, Dr. John Prentice, home to sunny San Francisco to meet her affluent parents. Their liberal persuasions are now put to the test, for although the young man is an ideal choice (he's highly and intern...
    Character: Christina Drayton
    United States  1967
  • The Big Parade of Comedy
    A compilation of scenes from classic MGM comedies from the silent era up to 1948's "A Southern Yankee." Among the films showcased are "The Thin Man," "A Night at the Opera," "Dinner at Eight"...
    Character: Tracy Lord (archive footage)
    United States  1964
  • Hollywood: The Great Stars
    Host Henry Fonda follows the creation of the star system with Mary Pickford in the Silent Era through its demise in the early Sixties.
    Character: Jane Hudson (archive footage)
    United States  1963
  • Long Day's Journey Into Night
    Long Day's Journey Into Night is one of the screen's most insightful examinations of lives caught in a downward cycle of co-dependency and despair. Working from the highly autobiographical stage play by Eugene O'Neill, director Si...
    Character: Mary Tyrone
    United States  1962
  • Suddenly, Last Summer
    In 1937 New Orleans, Dr. John Cukrowicz, working at the state run Lion's View Mental Institution, is experimenting with a radical new treatment for hopeless cases of lunacy: lobotomy. Lion's View is woefully underfunded, but a sup...
    Character: Mrs. Venable
    United States  1959
  • Desk Set
    The mysterious man hanging about at the research department of a big TV network proves to be engineer Richard Sumner, who's been ordered to keep his real purpose secret: computerizing the office. Department head Bunny Watson, who ...
    Character: Bunny Watson
    United States  1957
  • The Rainmaker
    A screen adaptation of N. Richard Nash's hit Broadway play. In this cornfed romantic comedy, a poetry-spouting scam artist arrives on a Western ranch claiming he can conjure up rain. But the land isn't the only thing that's dry. T...
    United States  1956
  • Summertime
    Jane Hudson, a jaunty as well as attractive middle-aged secretary from Akron, Ohio, has finally made it to Venice, Italy, for her long-awaited dream vacation. Never-married Jane is a self-described "independent type" who's content...
    Character: Jane Hudson
    United Kingdom  1955
  • Pat and Mike
    Pat Pemberton is a women's sports sensation - a champion in golf, tennis, and whatever else she decides to do. Knowing a good thing when he sees it, Mike Conovan becomes her manager. Mike has made his living fixing sports events, ...
    Character: Pat Pemberton
    United States  1952
  • The African Queen
    Based on the 1935 novel by C.S. Forester. The boozing, smoking, cussing captain of a tramp steamer, Charlie Allnut (Bogart), saves prim, sober, and proper missionary Rose Sayer (Hepburn), "a crazy psalm-singing skinny old mai...
    United States  1951
  • Adam's Rib
    Domestic and professional tensions mount when husband Adam Bonner and his wife Amanda work as opposing lawyers in a case involving a woman who shot her husband.
    Character: Amanda Bonner
    United States  1949
  • State of the Union
    Kay Thordyke loves Grant Matthews and helps him become Republican nominee for President. The party machine begins to worry as Grant begins to speak for himself. At an important dinner his wife Mary condemns corrupt politicians and...
    Character: Mary Matthews
    United States  1948
  • Song of Love
    Composer Robert Schumann struggles to compose his symphonies while his loving wife Clara offers her support. Also helping the Schumanns is their lifelong friend, composer Johannes Brahms.
    Character: Clara Wieck Schumann
    United States  1947
  • The Sea of Grass
    Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy star as a husband and wife on America's frontier; cattlemen in a "sea of grass". The wife has an affair which produces a child, and she is ostracized from the community. Meanwhile, the...
    Character: Lutie Cameron Brewton
    United States  1947
  • You Were There
    Young bride Ann Hamilton soon begins to suspect that her charming husband is really a psychotic who plans to murder her.
    Character: Ann Hamilton
    United States  1946
  • Without Love
    A widow allows a scientist to set up a laboratory in her basement to conduct secret wartime experiments. Both are disillusioned with love and decide to marry for convenience.
    Character: Jamie Rowan
    United States  1945
  • Dragon Seed
    A heroic young Chinese woman leads her fellow villagers in an uprising against Japanese invaders. The use of caucasian actors and actresses in oriental roles significantly detracts from the film's realism.
    Character: Jade Tan
    United States  1944
  • Stage Door Canteen
    The greatest collection of stars in an "All Out for Victory" musical blockbuster. The story is a simple soldier-meets-USO-girl love story, but what a supporting cast! Katharine Hepburn, Helen Hayes, George Raft, Paul Mun...
    Character: Katharine Hepburn
    United States  1943
  • Woman of the Year
    Tess and Sam work on the same newspaper and don't like each other very much. At least the first time, because they eventually fall in love and get married. But, Tess is a very active woman and one of the most famous feminists in t...
    Character: Tess Harding
    United States  1942
  • Keeper of the Flame
    Journalist Steve O'Malley is writing a biography of a national hero who died when his car ran off a bridge. The man's widow Christine cooperates, and Steve learns that she could have warned him of the bridge but chose not to...
    Character: Christine Forrest
    United States  1942
  • The Philadelphia Story
    Tracy Lord (Katharine Hepburn) is a wealthy Main Line Philadelphia socialite who had divorced C.K. Dexter Haven (Cary Grant) and is about to marry nouveau riche George Kittredge (John Howard). Wedding preparations are complicated ...
    Character: Tracy Lord
    United States  1940
  • Holiday
    Free-thinking Johnny Case finds himself betrothed to a millionaire's daughter. When her family, with the exception of black-sheep Linda and drunken Ned, want Johnny to settle down to big business, he rebels, wishing instead to spe...
    Character: Linda Seton
    United States  1938
  • Bringing Up Baby
    David Huxley (Grant) is an absent-minded paleontologist who needs to finish the reconstruction of a dinosaur for an exhibit that can provide good money for the museum. At a meeting with his potential benefactors, Huxley meets Susa...
    Character: Susan
    United States  1938
  • Stage Door
    Terry Randall, rich society beauty, has decided to see if she can break into the Broadway theatre scene without her family connections. She goes to live in a theatrical boarding house and finds her life caught up with those of the...
    Character: Terry Randall
    United States  1937
  • A Woman Rebels
    The story revolves around Pamela, as a woman in late-1800's England who has no intention of marriage and wishes to be her own person. After a great deal of difficulty in finding a job, she finally lands a position at a "woman...
    Character: Pamela Thistlewaite
    United States  1936
  • Sylvia Scarlett
    In this lively comedy drama, the first to star Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant together, a plucky young woman, who pretends to be a boy, travels about with her con-artist father in a troupe of actors. The trouble begins when she ...
    Character: Sylvia Scarlett a.k.a. Sylvester
    United States  1935
  • Alice Adams
    In the lower-middle-class Adams family, father and son are happy to work in a drugstore, but mother and daughter Alice try every possible social-climbing stratagem despite snubs and embarrassment. When Alice finally meets her drea...
    Character: Alice Adams
    United States  1935
  • Spitfire
    Character: Trigger Hicks
    United States  1934
  • Christopher Strong
    At a party for Bright Young Things, a "treasure hunt" for attractive yet virtuous people nets Sir Christopher Strong, M.P., and Lady Cynthia Darrington, dashing aviatrix. Their acquaintance is innocent at first; but afte...
    Character: Lady Cynthia Darrington
    United States  1933
  • Morning Glory
    Eva Lovelace, would-be actress trying to crash the New York stage, is a wildly optimistic chatterbox full of theatrical mannerisms. Her looks, more than her talent, attract the interest of a paternal actor, a philandering producer...
    Character: Eva Lovelace
    United States  1933
  • Little Women
    Josephine March and her three sisters Margaret, Amy, and Beth grow up with their mother's guidance while their father fights in the American Civil War (1861 to 1865). The vivacious quartet are very close and happy despite limited ...
    Character: Jo March
    United States  1933
  • A Bill of Divorcement
    After spending fifteen years in an asylum, Hilary Fairfield escapes from the institution after regaining his sanity. He finds that things at home are different than when he left them. His wife has divorced him and is already plann...
    Character: Sidney
    United States  1932