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Eva Marie Saint

Eva Marie Saint
as Eve Kendall in Alfred Hitchcock's
North by Northwest (1959)
Personal information
Birth dateJuly 4, 1924(age 92)
Place of birthNewark, New Jersey, United States
Alma materActors Studio
Bowling Green State University
Years active1946-present
SpouseJeffrey Hayden (since 1951; 2 children)

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Eva Marie Saint (born July 4, 1924) is an American actress who has starred in films, on Broadway, and on television in a career spanning seven decades. She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the drama film On the Waterfront (1954), and later starred in the thriller film North by Northwest (1959), directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Saint received Golden Globe and BAFTA award nominations for the drama film A Hatful of Rain (1957) and won an Emmy Award for the television miniseries People Like Us (1990). Her film career also includes roles in Raintree County (1957), Because of Winn-Dixie (2005), and Superman Returns (2006).

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