20 Aug Tootsie Screening #FILMFRIDAY at LSTFI 8.21.15
This #FilmFriday, we’re screening Tootsie, starring alumni, Dustin Hoffman and Jessica Lange, both of whom were nominated for Academy Awards for their performances in this classic film. Jessica Lange won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role!
Michael Dorsey, an unsuccessful actor disguises himself as a woman in order to get a role on a trashy hospital soap." (from IMDB)
Dustin Hoffman as Michael Dorsey / Dorothy Michaels
Jessica Lange as Julie Nichols
Teri Garr as Sandra “Sandy” Lester
Dabney Coleman as Ron Carlisle
Charles Durning as Leslie “Les” Nichols
Bill Murray as Jeff Slater
Sydney Pollack as George Fields
George Gaynes as John Van Horn
Geena Davis as April Page
Doris Belack as Rita Marshall
Lynne Thigpen as Jo
Enjoy this film classic with popcorn at The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute® on Friday, August 21, 2015 at 4:00 PM!
Film Fridays is part of a weekly series at The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute® wherein students can watch alumni deliver brilliant and, oftentimes, monumental performances. Learn more about joining The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute here.