Dyan Cannon

About Dyan Cannon

Dyan Cannon (born January 4, 1937) is an American actress, director, screenwriter, producer, and editor. She has been nominated for three Academy Awards.Cannon made her film debut in 1960 in ‘The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond’; she had appeared on television since the late 1950s, including a guest appearance on ‘Bat Masterson’ as Mary Lowery in the 1959 episode “Lady Luck” and again in a 1961 episode as Diane Jansen in “The Price of Paradise”.

Cannon’s first major film role came in 1969’s ‘Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice’, which earned her Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations. In 1971 she starred in five films: ‘The Love Machine’, ‘Doctors’ Wives’, ‘The Anderson Tapes with Sean Connery’, ‘The Burglars’, and ‘Such Good Friends’, for which she received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress. For her contributions to the film industry, Cannon was inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1983 with a Motion Pictures star. Although she is still an active actress, Cannon took a break in the year 2008 after the release of ‘A Kiss At Midnight’, returning briefly for ‘Thomas & Friends’ as recent as 2020. Learn More…

Dyan Cannon