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There was a moment, just before Lee Grant accepted the Academy Award for her supporting performance in the iconic 1975 movie “Shampoo,” when she knew her life had changed. She was making her way to the stage, and a thought blazed its way into her consciousness. Support our journalism. Subscribe today. “It was probably the end of my great, beautiful, gorgeous 12 years in Hollywood,” Grant recalled recently, noting that she was 49 when she won her Oscar. “I realized, as a woman actor, that my career was probably really over.”. Grant was speaking at AFI Docs, where she was honored at the Guggenheim Symposium for her work directing documentary films, which defined most of her career through th... Full story

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