Carol Kane Biography

Published On May 10, 2016
Facts of Carol Kane
Date of Birth: 1952 , June-18
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
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Lots of news channel and social media site claims that she has been married to love of her life with whom she has been having romantic love affairs as her boyfriend for several years. But there is no any official claim about her married life. There is also no any denying about her divorce.

Carol was raised in Darien, Connecticut and there she joined Cherry Lawn School. She studied there till 1965 and then she moved to New York City with her parents and there she got enrolled at the Professional Children's School. In 1966, Carol was seen in the theater show The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie where she was seen playing the role of Tammy Grimes. She has been actively involved in acting since 1971. That year she appeared in the movies like Carnal Knowledge and Desperate Characters. In 1972, she starred the role of Jeannie Dougall in the movie Wedding in White. She got her rise in fame in 1975 after she portrayed the role of Gitl in the movie Hester Street. She is also well known for playing the role of Allison in the movie Annie Hall. She has been earning lucrative amount of salary as an actress and her net worth is said to be around $5 million dollars.

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Born in Cleveland, Ohio, United States

June 18 , 1952

Talented and beautiful, Carol Kane was born as Carolyn Laurie Kane in Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America to Joy Kane and Michael Kane. She is an American and is of Russia descent. She is Jewish.

Attended Cherry Lawn School

1964

Carol was raised in Darien, Connecticut and there she joined Cherry Lawn School. She studied there till 1965 and then she moved to New York City with her parents and there she got enrolled at the Professional Children's School.

Appeared in the theater show, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

1966

 In 1966, Carol was seen in the theater show The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie where she was seen playing the role of Tammy Grimes. She has been actively involved in acting since 1971. That year she appeared in the movies like Carnal Knowledge and Desperate Characters.

Appeared in the movie, Hester Street

1975

She made her feature film debut in 1971 by starring the role of Jennifer in the movie Carnal Knowledge. In 1972, she starred the role of Jeannie Dougall in the movie Wedding in White. She got her rise in fame in 1975 after she portrayed the role of Gitl in the movie Hester Street. 

Her parents got divorced

1964

She was born to Joy Kane and Michael Kane. Her mother was a jazz singer, teacher, pianist and dancer and her father was an architect. They were together till she was 12 and they announced their separation after that. 

Won Primetime Emmy Awards

1982

For starring the role of Simka Dahblitz-Gravas in the TV series Taxi, she got her first nomination in Primetime Emmy Awards in 1982 and she won this award that year for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. 

Won TV Land Awards

2007

In 2006, she got nominated in TV Land Awards for the first time in her life and that was for starring the role of Simka Dahblitz-Gravas in the TV series Taxi. She was nominated for Most Wonderful Wedding. She won this award in 2007.

Won Gen Art Film Festival

2013

She has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won several of them. In 2013, she got her one and only nomination in Gen Art Film Festival and that was for feature film. She was also honored with this award that year.