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Dyan Cannon is a Actor, Director and Writer American born on 4 january 1937 at Tacoma (USA)

Dyan Cannon

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Birth name Samille Diane Friesen
Nationality USA
Birth 4 january 1937 (83 years) at Tacoma (USA)

Dyan Cannon (born Samille Diane Friesen; January 4, 1937) is an American film and television actress, director, screenwriter, editor, and producer.


On July 22, 1965, she married actor Cary Grant, who was 33 years her senior. They had one daughter, Jennifer (born February 26, 1966), who also is an actress. They were divorced on March 21, 1968. In 1972, she told an interviewer that she was involved in Primal therapy. Cannon married real estate investor Stanley Fimberg in 1985. They divorced in 1991.

She is an avid fan of the Los Angeles Lakers and has attended Lakers games for over thirty years.

Cannon is a devout born again Christian.

Best films

Heaven Can Wait (1978)
The Burglars (1971)

Usually with

Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Dyan Cannon (35 films)

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Le baiser de minuit, 1h24
Origin USA
Genres Romance
Actors Faith Ford, Cameron Daddo, Dyan Cannon, Kim Rhodes, Abigail Mavity
Roles Kay Flowers
Rating62% 3.1488953.1488953.1488953.1488953.148895
Responsable d'une agence de rencontres, Susan déteste perdre des clients au profit d'une agence en ligne : Prête à démontrer l'inefficacité et les méthodes de charlatan de son concurrent, elle s'inscrit sur Internet ! De leur côté, Jennifer et Cassie enregistrent à son insu leur père, désespéré en amour, et lui proposent d'inviter Susan à une «date». Au cours du rendez-vous, Susan découvre que Josh est le patron de
Boynton Beach Club, 1h44
Directed by Susan Seidelman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Brenda Vaccaro, Dyan Cannon, Joseph Bologna, Michael Nouri, Sally Kellerman, Len Cariou
Roles Lois
Rating64% 3.246833.246833.246833.246833.24683
Marilyn (Brenda Vaccaro) is a woman unexpectedly plunged into grief when her otherwise healthy husband is killed by a woman (Renée Taylor) backing her car out of a driveway. She is introduced to the Boynton Beach Bereavement Club by Lois (Dyan Cannon), a talkative and flirtatious decorator who also serves as the club's unofficial social director.
After the Sunset, 1h38
Directed by Brett Ratner
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Heist films, Gangster films, Escroquerie
Actors Pierce Brosnan, Salma Hayek, Woody Harrelson, Don Cheadle, Chris Penn, Naomie Harris
Rating62% 3.1494953.1494953.1494953.1494953.149495
Master thief Max Burdett (Pierce Brosnan) and his beautiful accomplice, Lola Cirillo (Salma Hayek), steal the second of three famous diamonds, known as the Napoleon diamonds, from FBI Agent Stanley P. Lloyd (Woody Harrelson). But Lloyd shoots Max before passing out from being gassed by the thieves. Max survives and tells Lola to get the diamond. She does, leaving in its place the one-dollar bill that she had received as a tip for washing the agents' windshield (while in disguise). Max and Lola then fly to Paradise Island in The Bahamas.
Kangaroo Jack, 1h29
Directed by David McNally
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Crime, Politic, Animation, Romance
Themes Films about animals, Seafaring films, Transport films, Buddy films
Actors Jerry O'Connell, Anthony Anderson, Estella Warren, Michael Shannon, Christopher Walken, Dyan Cannon
Roles Anna Carbone
Rating44% 2.207382.207382.207382.207382.20738
In 1982, a boy named Charlie Carbone (Jerry O'Connell) is about to become the stepson of a mobster named Salvatore Maggio (Christopher Walken). On that same day, he meets his new best friend, Louis Booker (Anthony Anderson), who saves him from drowning, and the mobster's apprentice Frankie Lombardo (Michael Shannon), who was recently released from juvenile hall and tried to drown Charlie intentionally.
Diamond Girl, 1h31
Directed by Timothy Bond
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Jonathan Cake, Joely Collins, Dyan Cannon
Roles Abby Montana
Rating64% 3.244063.244063.244063.244063.24406
Claire Barnard (Joely Collins), an unassuming paralegal, works in a small law office for Denny Montana (Kevin Otto), a carefree lawyer more interested in playing tennis and chasing women than he is in his work. Claire's quiet efficiency is largely responsible for Denny's successful law practice. After her parents died in a car accident, Claire has looked after her younger brother Sean. In addition to her normal work responsibilities, Claire has helped Denny manage his family's Napa Valley vineyard and prepare negotiations for the sales merger of the property. In the four years she's worked for Denny, Claire has kept her romantic feelings for him a secret.
8 Heads in a Duffel Bag, 1h31
Directed by Tom Schulman
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Mafia films, Théâtre, Films based on plays, Gangster films
Actors Joe Pesci, Andy Comeau, Kristy Swanson, George Hamilton, Dyan Cannon, David Spade
Roles Annette Bennett
Rating53% 2.699192.699192.699192.699192.69919
Tommy Spinelli (Joe Pesci) is a wiseguy hired by a pair of dimwitted hit men to transport a duffel bag full of severed heads across the United States to a crime boss (as proof of the deaths). While on a commercial flight, his bag is accidentally switched with that of Charlie Pritchett (Andy Comeau), a friendly, talkative, young American tourist who is going to Mexico to see his girlfriend Laurie (Kristy Swanson) and her parents (George Hamilton and Dyan Cannon).
That Darn Cat, 1h29
Directed by Bob Spiers
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action, Crime
Themes Films about animals, Films about cats, Children's films, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Christina Ricci, Doug E. Doug, Dean Jones, Peter Boyle, Megan Cavanagh, Bess Armstrong
Roles Mrs. Flint
Rating47% 2.3529552.3529552.3529552.3529552.352955
A pair of bumbling kidnappers break into the house of the president with the intention of kidnapping his wife and holding her for ransom. Things don't go according to plan when they mistakenly kidnap house maid Lizzie instead.
Out to Sea
Out to Sea (1997)
, 1h42
Directed by Martha Coolidge
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Buddy films, Children's films
Actors Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Rue McClanahan, Dyan Cannon, Brent Spiner, Elaine Stritch
Roles Liz LaBreche
Rating60% 3.0489753.0489753.0489753.0489753.048975
Compulsive gambler Charlie Gordon, hiding out from his various bookies and loan sharks, cons his close friend and brother-in-law, widower Herb Sullivan, whose recently deceased wife, Susie Gordon-Sullivan, was Charlie's sister, into an all expenses-paid luxury Holland America cruise. The catch, which Charlie does not reveal to Herb until the ship has left port, is that they are required to work as dance hosts and must sleep in a cramped cabin in the bowels of the ship.
Beverly Hills Family Robinson
Directed by Troy Miller
Origin USA
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Children's films
Actors Dyan Cannon, Martin Mull, Sarah Michelle Prinze, Ryan O'Donohue, Kevin Weisman, Jennifer Holt
Roles Marsha Robinson
Rating46% 2.3159852.3159852.3159852.3159852.315985
Marsha Robinson (Dyan Cannon) is a famous TV personality and has her own lifestyle and cooking show. Together with her husband Doug (Martin Mull), a dentist, her daughter Jane (Sarah Michelle Gellar) and her son Roger (Ryan O'Donohue) she lives in Beverly Hills. Marsha's TV show takes her and her family to Hawaii. When the Robinsons arrive in Honolulu their yacht is captured by 'modern pirates' at night and when they wake up in the morning they find themselves and their unbidden guests on the open sea. But being the Robinsons they trick the pirates and leave them behind in a lifeboat.
The Pickle
The Pickle (1993)
, 1h43
Directed by Paul Mazursky
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romance
Themes Films about films
Actors Danny Aiello, Dyan Cannon, Shelley Winters, Clotilde Courau, Barry Miller, Jerry Stiller
Roles Ellen Stone
Rating43% 2.1741452.1741452.1741452.1741452.174145
Danny Aiello stars as Harry Stone, an NYC film director who has been living in Paris, France for the past ten years. Despite the fact that he still has a loyal fan base, his last three films were flops, and he returns to New York to hear a pitch from a studio executive. The movie turns out to be The Pickle, a science fiction film with an absurd storyline, but when the executive offers him "a ton of money," Harry immediately sells out his better judgment and agrees to direct the picture.
Christmas in Connecticut, 1h33
Directed by Arnold Schwarzenegger
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romance
Themes Christmas films
Actors Dyan Cannon, Kris Kristofferson, Tony Curtis, Richard Roundtree, Arnold Schwarzenegger
Roles Elizabeth Blane
Rating48% 2.4075552.4075552.4075552.4075552.407555
Elizabeth est la vedette d'une émission de cuisine à succès et l'auteur de plusieurs livres de cuisine. Mais quand son manager, Alexander, voit le garde forestier Jefferson, qui a perdu sa cabane dans un incendie, commentant à la télévision qu'il souhaitait un dîner de Noël préparé à la maison, il organise un spectacle spécial à Noël pour qu'Elizabeth lui prépare Noël. Dîner. Seule Elizabeth ne peut pas cuisiner, et essayer d'empêcher Jefferson et le public de la découvrir en live peut être un peu difficile.
The End of Innocence, 1h42
Directed by Dyan Cannon
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about drugs
Actors Rebecca Schaeffer, John Heard, Dyan Cannon, Stephen Meadows, George Coe, George Cole
Roles Stephanie
Rating56% 2.8211852.8211852.8211852.8211852.821185
A young girl is spiritually torn apart by forces beyond her control. After suffering a nervous breakdown, she is placed in an asylum, where for the first time she is treated as a human being by a compassionate psychiatrist.
Caddyshack II, 1h37
Directed by Allan Arkush
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Sports films, Golf films
Actors Jackie Mason, Robert Stack, Randy Quaid, Dan Aykroyd, Chevy Chase, Jessica Lundy
Roles Elizabeth Pearce
Rating38% 1.901941.901941.901941.901941.90194
Kate Hartounian (Jessica Lundy) is the daughter of a wealthy and widowed real estate developer of Armenian and Jewish descent. Eager to improve her lot in life, she makes friends with Miffy Young (Chynna Phillips), a snooty WASP girl, who encourages her and her father to join their country club.
She's Having a Baby, 1h46
Directed by John Hughes
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes Pregnancy films, Films about sexuality
Actors Kevin Bacon, Elizabeth McGovern, Alec Baldwin, William Windom, Holland Taylor, John Ashton
Roles Herself (uncredited)
Rating58% 2.949362.949362.949362.949362.94936
This film is a look at the lives of Jefferson (Jake) and Kristy Briggs, from their wedding day until the birth of their first child. Beginning on their wedding day, it follows both their lives, but more so Jake's, with his voice over commentaries and several imaginary scenes, based on actual or feared future events.