“My Greek is so sloppy that I am … «ashameding»”!
She was born 79 years ago in Lowell Massachusetts, from a Greek immigrants’ family with immense political action. Dukakis though she received rich studies, she has been devoted to the seventh art, however, she continues to develop vigorously act as an activist, with particular sensitivity towards the victims of torture, while she considers that her attempt as far has failed concerning her effort on Greeks of America «because they are embarrassed to talk about these issues”.
As an Impresario and cinema actress from the 60s, she began her theatrical career in Boston in 1958 and made her film debut in Robert Rossen’s film, Lilith in 1963. She won her second Best Actress Oscar in 1987 in the film «Moonstruck». She had also taught from 1965 at the Board of New School of Arts at the New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. There is an annually scholarship under her name to a student of the University who has very high yields. She is Michael Doukakis’ cousin who was Democratic candidate for President of America in 1988