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Sylvia Miles


Sylvia Miles was born on September 9, 1932 in New York City, New York, USA as Sylvia Reuben Lee. She is an actress, known for Midnight Cowboy (1969), All My Children (1970) and Heat (1972). She was previously married to Ted Brown, Gerald Price and William Miles. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Midnight Cowboy
(1969)
All My Children
All My Children Jackie Diamond (1982,84)
(1970)
Heat
Heat Sally Todd
(1972)
Wall Street
Wall Street Dolores the Realtor
(1987)

Filmography

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 2013 Old Monster (Short)
Mother
 2002 High Times Potluck
Ma
 2002 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Joan
- Anchors Away (2002) ... Joan
 1999 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Stella
- Episode dated 27 April 1999 (1999) ... Stella
 1995 Denise Calls Up
Sharon, Gail's Aunt
 1988 Tattinger's (TV Series)
Allison
- Two Men and a Baby (1988) ... Allison
 1988 Spike of Bensonhurst
Congresswoman
 1987 Critical Condition
Nurse Maggie Lesser
 1986 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Mother
- Out of the Past (1986) ... Mother
 1985 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Sweet Susie
- Cindy Eller: A Modern Fairy Tale (1985) ... Sweet Susie
 1985 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Mrs. Abraham 'Murial' Goldman
- The Home Invaders (1985) ... Mrs. Abraham 'Murial' Goldman
 1983 No Big Deal (TV Movie)
Principal Bellows
 1978 Shalimar
Countess Rasmussen
 1978 Zero to Sixty
Flo Ames
 1977 The Sentinel
Gerde Engstrom
 1975 92 in the Shade
Bella
 1972 Heat
Sally Todd
 1971 The Last Movie
Script Clerk
 1970 All My Children (TV Series)
Jackie Diamond (1982,84)
 1967 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series)
Mrs. Franklin
- To Catch a Hero (1967) ... Mrs. Franklin
 1964 Terror in the City
Rose
 1963 Violent Midnight
Silvia (as Silvia Miles)
 1963 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series)
Hair stylist
- Toody & Muldoon Meet the Russians (1963) ... Hair stylist (uncredited)
 1961-1963 Naked City (TV Series)
Woman #1 / Girl In Bar / Jenny Barr
- The Face of the Enemy (1962) ... Girl In Bar
- Shoes for Vinnie Winford (1961) ... Jenny Barr
 1962 The Defenders (TV Series)
Miss Constanto
- The Hickory Indian (1962) ... Miss Constanto
 1961 Route 66 (TV Series)
Red / Hope Lansing
- The Thin White Line (1961) ... Red
- The Mud Nest (1961) ... Hope Lansing
 1961 Parrish
Eileen
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Miss Phipps
- Uncle Harry (1960) ... Miss Phipps
 1960 Murder, Inc.
Sadie
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in Tennessee Williams' play "Vieux Carre," at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England, with Karl Johnson, Di Trevis, Rich Kane, Betty Hardy, Jonathan Kent and directed by Keith Hack.

Publicity Listings:

2 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

Silvia Miles

Height:

5' 5½" (1.66 m)
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Personal Quote:

People will come and go, but theatrical memorabilia will never let you down as long as you keep it in clear plastic. See more »

Trivia:

Second husband Gerald Price was a NY stage actor and was instrumental in prompting Sylvia to take an avid interest in developing a stage career in the mid-50s. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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