Shelly Winters (The Poseidon Adventure, 1972)

Poseidon Adventure
20th Century Fox

Shelly Winters reportedly learned to hold her breath for up to four minutes while making the ensemble-cast disaster epic The Poseidon Adventure, about an aging luxury liner overturned by a tsunami. She was rewarded with an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress.

Winters died in 2006 at the age of 85.