Eileen Brennan is a Actor American born on 3 september 1932 at Los Angeles (USA)
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Birth name Verla Eileen Regina BrennenNationality USABirth 3 september 1932
at Los Angeles (USA
)Death 28 july 2013
(at 80 years) at Burbank (USA
Eileen Brennan (September 3, 1932 – July 28, 2013) was an American actress of film, television, and theater. Brennan was known for her role as Doreen Lewis in Private Benjamin, for which she received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She reprised the role for the TV adaptation, winning both a Golden Globe and Emmy for her performance. She received Emmy nominations for her guest starring roles on Newhart, Thirtysomething, Taxi and Will & Grace.
From 1968 to 1974, Brennan was married to David John Lampson, with whom she had two sons: former basketball player turned actor, Patrick and singer Sam. Brennan was a breast cancer survivor, and in addition to the 1982 car crash where a drunk driver crushed her legs and an eye socket when she was leaving a restaurant, had fallen from the stage in 1989 during a production of Annie, breaking a leg.