Awards & Winners

Madeleine Sherwood

Date of Birth 13-November-1922
Place of Birth Outremont, Quebec
(Montreal, Urban agglomeration of Montreal, Québec, Canada)
Nationality Canada
Also know as Madeleine Louise Helene Thornton, Madeleine Thornton-Sherwood, Madeline Thornton-Sherwood, Madeleine Thornton-Sherwood, Madeline Thornton-Sherwood
Profession Actor
Madeleine Sherwood is a Canadian actress of stage, film and television. She is widely known for her portrayals of Mae/Sister Woman and Miss Lucy in both the Broadway and film versions of Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Sweet Bird of Youth. She starred or featured in 18 original Broadway productions including Arturo Ui, Do I Hear a Waltz? and Invitation to a March. However, she may be best remembered as Reverend Mother Placido to Sally Field's Sister Bertrille in The Flying Nun from 1967-1970.

Awards by Madeleine Sherwood

Check all the awards nominated and won by Madeleine Sherwood.


Obie Award for Performance
Honored for : Hey You Light Man!
(Distinguished Performance)