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Meisner Royalty

In 60+ years of teaching Sandy personally taught roughly 8,000 actors, hundreds of which went off to star on Broadway and in Television and Film.  Here is a "partial list" taken from "De Tree A We" by Jimmy Carville and Scott Trost.  Names in bold were either nominated for or won an Academy Award.  

Mason Adams

Eddie Albert

Richard Alfieri

William Allyn

Elizabeth Ashley

Scott Bakula

Patricia Berry

Barbara Baxley

Herbert Berghof

Robert Blake

Doris Blum

Pat Boone

Richard Boone

Stockton Briggle

James Broderick

James Caan

Dyan Cannon

Jimmy Carville

June Carter Cash

John Cassavetes

Jack Cassidy

Marge Champion

Frances Chaney

Oona O'Neill Chaplin

Duane Clark

Montgomery Clift

Dabney Coleman

Mary Wells Lawrence

Shari Lewis/"Lamb Chop"

Christopher Lloyd

Michael Locassio

Dennis Longwell

Jack Lord

Sidney Lumet

David Mamet

Karl Malden

Vivian Matalon

Dylan McDermott

John McEvilley

Christopher Lawford

DarrenMcGavin

Ali McGraw

Biff McGuire

Steve McQueen

Rosan Taneja

Adolph Green

Lorne Greene

Andre Gregory

Jennifer Grey

Joel Grey

Tammy Grimes

Annie Grindlay

George Grizzard

Gale Hansen

Marjorie Harris

Richard Conte

Tyne Daly

Kevin Dobson

James Doohan

Michael Douglas

Mary Doyle

Keir Dullea

Richard Dunn

Dominick Dunne

Robert Duvall

Rosemary Edelman

Timmy Everett

Sandy Faison

Peter Falk

Peggy Feury

Markus Flanagan

Geraldine Fitzgerald

Nina Foch

Nina Foneroff

Horton Foote

Bob Fosse

Meg Foster

Anthony Franciosa

John Frankenheimer

George Furth

Eva Gabor

John Garfield

Julie Garfield

Betty Garrett

Spencer Garrett

Jeff Goldblum

Akuyoe Graham

Farley Granger

Lee Grant

Kent Paul

Gregory Peck

Joan Pellet

Roberta Peters

John Pleshette

Suzanne Pleshette

Amanda Plummer

Sydney Pollack

Anthony Ponzini

Tom Poston

Princess Lee Radziwill

Tony Randall

Sally Jesse Raphael

Doris Roberts

Tracey Roberts

Cliff Roberts

Wayne Rogers

Melissa Rosenberg

Barbara Rush

Mark Rydell

Freddy Sadoff

Mort Sahl

Robert Salvio

Gene Saks

Carol Saroyan

Arthur Seidelman

Marian Seldes

Suzanne Shepherd

Shirley Smith

Marlo Thomas

Kenneth Tobey

RipTorn

Tom Tryon

Manu Tupou

Brenda Vaccaro

Gloria Venderbilt

JoVan Fleet

Gwen Verdon

Jon Voight

Eli Wallach

Jessica Walters

Iris Whitney

Elizabeth Wilson

Marian Winters

Shelley Winters

Leigh Taylor-Young

Kirk BR Woller

Joanne Woodward

Gerrie Wormser

Gig Young

Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

Bonnie Oda Homsey

Dennis Hopper

Allison Janey

Ann Jackson

Conrad Janis

Johnny Johnson

Karl Johnson

Jennifer Jones

Shirley Jones

James Karen

Lanie Kazan

Diane Keaton

Susan Kellerman

Grace Kelly

Lisa Kirk

James Kirkland

Martin Landau

Louise Lasser

John Phillip Law

Dina Merrill

Ann Mitchum

Leslie Moonves

Robert Morris

Larry Moss

Rosemary Murphy

Leslie Nielsen

Kathleen Nolan

Chuck Norris

Christopher Noth

Edmond O'Brien

Kevin O'Connor

Patrick O'Neal

Larry Parks

Robert Pastene

Mary Steenburgen

Frances Sternhagen

McLean Stevenson

Ana Strasberg

Elizabeth Sung

Barbara Ann Teer

Founding Members of the Sanford Meisner Center for the Arts (Spring 1995)

Sanford Meisner

Jimmy Carville

Martin Barter

Jill Gatsby

Kelly Nelson

Don Agnelli

Martin Newcott

Wylie Small

Danny Neiman

Kelli Maguire

Andrea Adams

Rosa Kessler

Christopher Mitchell

Kirk BR Woller

Casey Payden

Steven H. Vaughan

Chet Leonard

Amity Janow

Chad Tillner

TJ Paulino

Jimmy Petula

*Please email me, I'm missing  few names here.