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Sally Kellerman

Kellerman in The Third Day (1965)
Born Sally Clare Kellerman[1]
(1937-06-02) June 2, 1937 (age 79)
Long Beach, California, US
Nationality American
Education Hollywood High School
Los Angeles City College
Actors Studio West
Occupation Actress, activist, author, film producer, singer, voice-over artist
Years active 1957–present
Notable work The Outer Limits, Star Trek, MASH, Brewster McCloud, Back to School
Height 5′ 10″ (1.78 m)
Spouse(s)

Rick Edelstein (m. 1970–72)
Jonathan D. Krane (m. 1980–2017)

Children Claire Kellerman
Hannah Krane
Jack Krane
Parent(s) Edith Vaughn
John Kellerman

I was always playing the hard-bitten drunk.
My friends always said that I should be a comedienne – I was named my class clown.
Sally Kellerman
I'm very close with Bob and his lovely, fabulous wife Catherine, too.
It hasn't been smooth or delightful every minute, there were lean years and rough years, but it's been exciting and good and I'm thrilled to be an actress and a singer and to have spent my life this way.
Sally Kellerman
And he was going to give me a song, because I'm a singer and I wanted to sing in everything.
Sally Kellerman
I work out, I go to pilates, I walk and I eat everything I can get my hands on.
Sally Kellerman
I got more bands and went on the road and turn down more movies than you would believe.
Sally Kellerman
I wasn't a businesswoman, so I didn't know how to build a career.
He wasn't directing it, of course, so I didn't work with Hitchcock.
Sally Kellerman
I was also the romantic lead in The Boston Strangler – I was the only one that lived to tell the story – so I called myself the romantic lead.
Sally Kellerman
I didn't want to do it… I'd been trying to get out of TV for years!
Sally Kellerman
I remember working with Rod, though, on Chrysler Hour. I was too young and dumb to know that I was supposed to be scared of anybody or anything – like getting fired or anything like that.
Sally Kellerman
Well, it was the beginning of my film career. It was amazing to me that I got nominated for an Academy Award.
Sally Kellerman
I was in group therapy for years but it wasn't the same thing. It was more about growing.
Sally Kellerman
No, I don't belong to a retirement community.
I had just had small parts in other films, and I'd worked with a lot of directors in TV.
Sally Kellerman
I hope to have some more cracks at some wonderful roles before I go to the Great Beyond.
Sally Kellerman
I was always telling everybody that I could be funny.
I was an idiot in terms of career-building, but I had a great time.
Well, you know, I've had a very checkered career.