Karen Black (born Karen Ziegler in Park Ridge, Illinois, July 1, 1939, died August 8, 2013) acted in movies Five Easy Pieces (1970) by Bob Rafelson with Jack Nicholson, The Great Gatsby (1974) with Robert Redford from the 1925 novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Day of the Locust (1975) directed by John Schlesinger from 1939 novel by Nathanael West, Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982) by Robert Altman with Cher.
Golden Globe Awards
1971 WinnerBest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture
1975 WinnerBest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture
1976 NomineeBest Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama