Carrie Snodgress



Carrie Snodgress got a master's degree at Goodman Theater School and appeared in stage productions there. She debuted onscreen in the lead of Frank Perry's Diary of a Mad Housewife (1970), for which she received a Best Actress Oscar nomination. She appeared in one more film and then was offscreen for eight years, during which she lived with rock star Neil Young and brought up their son. After 1978 she had an intermittently busy screen career.