Category Archives: Olympia Dukakis

My Tales of the City

9.25.2012 BY OLYMPIA DUKAKIS Published in OUT Magazine A reflection on playing one of the first transgender characters on television, Anna Madrigal. I got the call that they wanted me to do it. I was almost in shock because I … Continue reading

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Mrs. Madrigal Reunites With Armistead

At last night’s Lambda Literary Awards: Academy Award-winning actress Olympia Dukakis presented the Foundation’s Pioneer Award to Maupin, calling Anna Madigral, the Tales of the City character she portrayed in the television adaptation, the most meaningful role of her career. … Continue reading

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Life after Mrs. Madrigal

Olympia Dukakis returns to SF for LGBT Prideby Richard Dodds  Published 6/23/2011 Olympia Dukakis is an old pro at grand marshaling. A celebrity grand marshal in this Sunday’s Pride parade, the Oscar-winning actress previously presided over a Columbus Day parade … Continue reading

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