Ellen Burstyn has been nominated for an Academy Award five other times, for the films: The Last Picture Show, The Exorcist, Same Time, Next Year, Resurrection, and Requiem for a Dream. Ellen Burstyn won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her portrayal of the bipolar estranged mother of Detective Elliot Stabler on NBC's police procedural Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. With this win, Ellen Burstyn became the eighteenth actor to win the triple crown of acting" - an Academy, Emmy and Tony Award.
Lecturing throughout the country on a wide range of topics, Burstyn is especially committed to women's health issues and domestic violence awareness. She also shares her personal story of overcoming alcohol and substance abuse and dealing with a family member who suffered from depression.
- An Evening With Ellen Burstyn
- Breast Cancer: A Family's Story
- A Life Journey My Struggle with Substance Abuse
- Lessons in Becoming Myself