Muriel Teresa Wright (October 27, 1918 – March 6, 2005) was an American actress, born in Harlem, New York. She is known for her performances in Alfred Hitchcock’s Shadow of a Doubt and William Wyler’s The Best Years of Our Lives.
Teresa Wright was three times nominated for the Academy Award: for Best Supporting Actress in The Little Foxes, and in Mrs. Miniver (won the Oscar), and the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in The Pride of the Yankees.
She also received three Emmy nominations for her performances in The Miracle Worker, The Margaret Bourke-White Story, and in the CBS drama series Dolphin Cove.
Teresa have been married twice and had two kids from her first husband.
Teresa Wright died on March 6, 2005, of a heart attack at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut at the age of 86.