Goldie Hawn is an iconic American actress and producer. She has a career spanning more than four decades. She started by portraying the stereotypical ‘dumb blonde personality’ in the sitcom ‘Good Morning, World’ (1967 – 1968). However, she gained prominence by becoming a regular cast member of the sketch show ‘Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In’ (1968 – 1973).
In the next few years, she established herself as a Hollywood megastar. It started with Hawn’s ‘Academy Award’ winning performance in ‘Cactus Flower’ (1969). Some of Goldie Hawn’s best movies have been ‘There's a Girl in My Soup’ (1970), ‘Butterflies Are Free’ (1972), ‘Shampoo’ (1975), ‘The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox’ (1976), ‘Foul Play’ (1978), ‘Best Friends’ (1982), and ‘The Banger Sisters’ (2002). ‘Private Benjamin’ (1980) earned her a second ‘Oscar’ nomination.
‘Foul Play’ (1978), ‘Seems Like Old Times’ (1980), ‘The First Wives Club’ (1996), and ‘Snatched’ (2017), are some of Goldie Hawn’s highest grossing movies.
Overboard is a romantic comedy film, which tells the story of a wealthy and spoilt heiress, Annie, who mocks and cheats a carpenter she hired. When she gets amnesia after being in an accident, he decides to introduce her to her regular life, as well as brainwash her into believing that he is her husband.
This crime drama film tells the story of Lou-Jean, who wishes to reunite her family, and therefore convinces and aids her husband to escape from prison. They decide to kidnap their child next, from his foster home. But things don’t go as planned, and hell breaks loose, after they are forced to take a cop hostage.
Private Benjamin is a war comedy film which revolves around a Jewish American woman named Judy Benjamin, who is devastated after her husband drops dead on the night of their wedding. She soon enlists in the Women’s Army Corps, on a whim, thinking of it as a vacation. But military life proves to be much harder than her expectations.
An actress and a writer, two friends turned rivals who are vying for the affection of the same man, secretly drink a miracle potion to stay young. They both plot and plan to kill each other. However, due to the side-effect of the potion, even after their death the two continue to move around as ‘living dead,’ making the matters worst.
While her stepsister gets engaged, a New York girl decides to set up her father with a beautiful woman who is going through a troubled marriage. .
In the year 1888, The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band, comprising of eleven members of the Bowel family, are getting ready to perform at the Democratic Presidential Convention for Grover Cleveland. But their plan goes awry when the boyfriend of the family’s eldest daughter, a Republican journalist, convinces them to relocate to Dakota.
After their husbands leave them for younger women, three women are determined to get their revenge. Since all three of them had played an important role in making their husbands rich, now they plan to take away all their money.
Gwen is a con artist who moves into an architect’s empty home without his knowledge. She poses as his new wife and starts setting things up. Things get complicated when his ex-girlfriend Becky arrives.
This action comedy film revolves around the story of Rick Jarmin, who is put in witness protection and given a new identity, after he helps the FBI bust a drug dealer. Fifteen years later, when he is living a new life as a gas station attendant in another city, his cover gets blown when his ex-girlfriend recognizes him.
Kitty Moran is a radio star who finds out that she is pregnant. However, unfortunately, she suffers a miscarriage. She is also told that due to her injuries she might not be able to conceive again. Due to being in the show business, they also have a hard time adopting a baby.
This comedy adventure film tells the story of a cynical teenager named Kate, who is reunited with Santa Claus unexpectedly when a mysterious troublemaker threatens to cancel Christmas forever.
When sent on an assignment to the Soviet Union, American news correspondent Joe meets and falls in love with lively Russian ballet dancer Oktyabrina, who reciprocates his feelings. But the ballerina is under surveillance of the Soviet police as she is living illegally without proper documents. Consequently, as their deepening love draws the two closer, the KGB tries to pull them apart.
When Suzette is fired from her job as a bartender, she decides to travel to Phoenix, Arizona to meet Vinnie, her old friend, whom she has not seen for years. Although Suzette is still wild as she ever was, she is surprised upon seeing that Vinnie has adopted a conservative lifestyle.
Snatched is a 2017 action comedy film which tells the story of Emily, an impulsive young woman, who travels to Ecuador with her mother, after being dumped by her boyfriend. However, things take a turn for the worse, when they both get kidnapped by a group of masked men.
Goldie Hawn Awards
|Cactus Flower||Best Actress in a Supporting Role||1970|
|Cactus Flower||Best Supporting Actress||1970|
|Winner||Favorite Motion Picture Actress||1981|