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Born: April 9, 1966 Cause of Death:
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Cast (feature film)

Only Living Boy in New York, The (2017)
In New York City, a recent college graduate is at loose ends, a situation that's not improved when he's seduced by his powerful father's mistress.
Quiet Passion, A (2016)
Poet Emily Dickinson's life is followed from her early days as a schoolgirl to her later years as a reclusive, unrecognized artist.
James White (2015)
Adderall Diaries, The (2015)
Stephen Elliot, a once-successful novelist paralyzed by writer's block and an escalating Adderall dependency, becomes obsessed with a high-profile murder case as a way to escape his personal troubles. His interest leads him to meet Lana Edmond, a smart, sexy reporter who gives him unique access to t
Too Big to Fail (2011)
When the U.S. economy dangles on the precipice of disaster in 2008, Henry Paulson is tasked with holding it all together by gathering the heads of all of the top banks in the country to come up with a solution in this dramatization of a true story.
Sex and the City 2 (2010)
Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda set out on a sun-drenched adventure in one of the most decadent locales on earth.
Englishman In New York, An (2009)
About the British personality and performer Quentin Crisp. In 1981, Crisp accepts a theatrical engagement in New York. His agent, Connie Clausen sees to it that, on account of his achievements, he becomes a Resident Alien in the United States. She also organizes regular bookings of his one-man-show,
Sex and the City (2008)
Carrie Bradshaw, successful author and everyone's favorite fashion icon-next-door, continues to narrate her own story about sex, love and the fashion-obsessed single woman in New York City. Carrie and her friends, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda, juggle jobs and relationships while navigating mothe
Lymelife (2008)
A story about the dark side of suburban paradise and the loss of innocence centers on two deeply troubled, dysfunctional families during the late 1970s. Awkward, sensitive 15-year old, Scott Bartlett's family life is turned upside-down after an outbreak of Lyme disease hits the community spreading
Babysitters, The (2007)
Sixteen-year-old Shirley Lyner is an honor student working as a babysitter and saving for college. She's developed a crush on Michael Beltran, the father of two of her babysitting regulars. One night on the way home, Michael and Shirley kiss, and he pays her a little something extra. They continue t
One Last Thing (2005)
A dramatic humorous story centering on 16-year-old Dylan Jameison who has terminal cancer. When the charitable organization 'United Wish Givers' grants Dylan a last wish, he initially chooses to go fishing with his football hero, Jason O'Malley. In a moment of inspiration during the locally televise
Warm Springs (2005)
Chronicles the life of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt before he became president until his death, centering on his paralysis from polio, his treatment at the Warm Springs rehab facility, and his battle to overcome his handicaps. As he seeks out a cure for his paralysis, he discovers other with
Little Manhattan (2005)
New York City is the most romantic place in the world--even if you're only 10 years old and falling in love for the first time. That's what young Gabe discovers as he pursues the object of his affections, his classmate Rosemary.
Igby Goes Down (2002) as Mrs. Piggee
Meet Igby Slocumb. He's an angry, rebellious and sarcastic seventeen-year-old at war with the stifling world of "old money" privilege into which he was born. Igby's life and family seem one way on the surface, but he's figuring out things are completely different underneath. His father, Jason, is aw
Mark Twain (2001) as Voice
Profile of American literary icon Mark Twain (1835-1910). Part 1 covers his early life on the Mississippi River, and concludes with the publication of "Huckleberry Finn." Part 2 begins in 1885; Twain's unfortunate business ventures depletes his wealth and forces him into lecture tours and virtual ex
Papa's Angels (2000) as Sharon Jenkins
Television movie that follows a year in the life of Grins Jenkins, his wife Sharon and their children, from Christmas to Christmas. Just before the holidays, Sharon becomes ill and dies. With the help of Grammy, the family is carried through difficult times. Set in the 1930s.<P>Grins Jenkins is a de
Out of Towners, The (1999) as Sheena
Nancy and Henry, a couple from Ohio, head to New York City for a job opportunity and encouter numerous obstacles and disasters that threaten not only their sanity but also their lifeless marriage.
M Word, The (1997) as Cara
A comedy-drama about a young woman who begins to have second thoughts as the day of her wedding approaches.
Marvin's Room (1996) as Retirement Home Director
Years ago, the fiercely independent Lee took off for Ohio, while her older sister Bessie returned to the family's Florida home to look after their bedridden father Marvin and his lovably child-like sister Ruth. In Bessie's words, Marvin has been dying slowly for the past twenty years... just to make
Cottonwood (1996) as Donna
A group of off- off- off- off-Broadway actors wile away their days at a local eatery dreaming of winning the lottery and making their own movie.
Baby's Day Out (1994) as Gilbertine
Bumbling kidnappers nab an infant, quickly lose him and then must find him.
Addams Family Values (1993) as Heather
A nanny-from-hell is hired to care for Morticia''s recently born son, Pubert, and winds up marrying Uncle Fester.
The Pelican Brief (1993) as Alice Stark
A law student stumbles on evidence behind the assassination of two Supreme Court justices.
Through an Open Window (1992)
A housewife's ordered, suburban existence turns hellish one summer afternoon.
Face of a Stranger (1991) as Tina Foster
A wealthy New York widow becomes friends with a homeless woman who lives in Central Park.
Love She Sought, The (1990) as Janet
A teacher at a Catholic school travels to Ireland to meet the man with whom she has been corresponding for years. She realizes she has fallen in love with the man through the mail -- so she is crestfallen when she discovers he's a priest.
Let It Ride (1989) as Evangeline
Story of a horse racing gambler who hits the jackpot.
Sleep Well, Professor Oliver (1989) as Alison Slocum
The first of six telefilms starring Louis Gossett Jr. as Gideon Oliver, an anthropology professor who encounters adventure and solves baffling mysteries as he travels around the world. In this movie, the apparently pointless murder of a woman Gideon once loved puts him into contact with a tough New
O.C. And Stiggs (1987) as Michelle
(Com ''85). Daniel H. Jenkins, Neill Barry, Paul Dooley, Jane Curtin, Jon Cryer, Ray Walston, Louis Nye, Tina Louise, Martin Mull, Dennis Hopper, Melvin Van Pebbles. In one of Robert Altman''s most obscure films (rumor has it that the film sat on the shelf for years), two hyperactive teenagers make life miserable for a greedy insurance agent and his family during their summer vacation.
Manhattan Project, The (1986) as Jenny
Amadeus (1984) as Lorl
The 18th century composer Salieri confesses to a deadly rivalry with Mozart.
I Am the Cheese (1983) as Amy
My Body, My Child (1982) as Nancy
Vanessa Redgrave is a middle-aged Irish-American schoolteacher and mother of three grown daughters who finds herself pregnant again and must agonize over whether to give birth to a child that probably will be deformed or have an abortion against her religious beliefs. Jack Albertson, as her tough-ta
Rascals and Robbers: The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn (1982) as Alice
This "brand new" Tom Sawyer/Huck Finn adventure, with apologies to Mark Twain, starred a pair of newcomers, Patrick Creadon and Anthony Michael Hall, as the Missouri lads who get involved with a gang of con-artists, take up with a ragtag circus, help a freed slave buy his sister's freedom, and see t
Tattoo (1981) as Cindy
Karl Kinski is a tattoo artist who is commisioned to paint fake tattoos on a model named Maddy for an ad campaign. But when the mentally unbalanced Karl becomes obsessed with Maddy he kidnaps her, holding her captive and tattooing her body with his designs as if she were a canvas.
Prince of the City (1981) as Jeannie
A narcotics cop investigating police corruption gets in over his head.
Little Darlings (1980) as "Sunshine" Walker
Girls at a summer camp compete to see who can find romance first.

Music (feature film)

Sex and the City 2 (2010)
Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda set out on a sun-drenched adventure in one of the most decadent locales on earth.

Cast (special)

61st Annual Golden Globe Awards, The (2004) as Presenter
Live coverage of the 61st Annual Golden Globe awards honoring both film and television.
The Women (2002) as Mary Haines
The Roundabout Theater Company's production of the Clare Boothe Luce play "The Women." Mary is happily married to husband Stephen until she hears through the gossip mill that he is having an affair with Crystal, a counter girl at Saks.
Intimate Portrait: LisaGay Hamilton (2002) as Interviewee
Portrait of actress LisaGay Hamilton.
Intimate Portrait: Cynthia Nixon (2002) as Interviewee
Profile of actor Cynthia Nixon.
Women of "Sex and the City", The (2001) as Interviewee
A look at the HBO comedy series "Sex and the City," starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon and Kristin Davis as four thirtysomething women tackling the New York single's scene. The program features interviews with show creator Darren Star, producer/writer Michael Patrick King, co
2000 MTV Movie Awards, The (2000)
Coverage of the ninth annual MTV Movie Awards.
Tntla 51st Annual Emmy Awards (1999) as Presenter
Live coverage of the 51st annual Emmy Awards presentation from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California.
Children Remember the Holocaust (1995) as Voice
A special combining period footage and photographs to depict events leading up to, during and following the Holocaust. Children's personal stories evolve from first-hand documentation -- diaries, letters, published recollections. The special consists of four acts: pre-war life in Germany which is ch
Making of "Baby's Day Out," The (1994) as Gilbertine; Host
A look at the making of John Hughes' 1994 film "Baby's Day Out."
Great Performances' 20th Anniversary Special (1992) as Jennifer ("Kiss, Kiss Dahlings")
A special celebrating the 20th anniversary of "Great Performances" by commissioning short new works by 20 performing artists. Segment performances include: "Kiss, Kiss Dahlings," "Not My Girl," "A Simple Melody," "Zoetrope," "Hip Hop - You Don't Stop," "Frankie Goes to Tanglewood," "The Last Mile,"
Women and Wallace (1990) as Sarah
A dark comedy about a young man haunted by his mother's suicide as he tries to connect with other women.
Tanner '88: The Reality Check (1988)
The eleventh episode of a limited series which provides a satiric look at the campaign of Jack Tanner, a fictional candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination. In this episode, creditors descend on Tanner's Atlanta campaign headquarters, as campaign manager T.J. Cavanaugh steps out on the
Tanner '88: Night of the Twinkies (1988) as Alex Tanner
The third part of a limited series which provides a satiric look at the campaign of a fictional U.S. presidential candidate. In this episode, Jack Tanner's race for the presidency is picking up momentum after a surprising third place finish on Super Tuesday. However, the Democratic hopeful discove
Tanner '88: Something Borrowed, Something New (1988) as Alex
This segment of the "Tanner '88" series finds Jack Tanner preparing for the Democratic convention in Atlanta and second thoughts cool a major celebration as Tanner gets ready for this ultimate contest.
Tanner '88: The Dark Horse (1988) as Alex Tanner
The first part of a limited series which provides a realistic look at the current political scene by focusing on candidate Jack Tanner, who hits the campaign trail to capture the Democratic presidential nomination.
Tanner '88: For Real (1988) as Alex Tanner
The second part of a limited series providing a satiric look at the campaign of a fictional U.S. presidential candidate. In this segment, candidate Tanner's "reality-based" television campaign has succeeded. He surges ahead in the pols and as a measure of its success, his organization learns that t
Tanner '88: Moonwalker and Bookbag (1988) as Alex Tanner
The fourth part of a limited series which provides a satiric look at the campaign of a fictional U.S. presidential candidate. In this episode, Tanner is attempting to rebound from a split with a politically influential southern minister. Forced to resort to stern measures, he freezes his media dir
Tanner '88: The Girlfriend Factor (1988)
This episode in the "Tanner '88" series finds Jack Tanner bringing his campaign to his home state of Michigan, and there he encounters renewed controversy.
Tanner '88: Bagels With Bruce (1988) as Alex Tanner
The fifth episode of a limited series which provides a satiric look at the campaign of a fictional U.S. presidential candidate. Tanner is arrested at a South African embassy demonstration, and he meets with former real-life candidate Bruce Babbitt to discuss the ups and downs of running for the pre
Tanner '88: The Great Escape (1988)
The seventh episode of a limited series which provides a satiric look at the campaign of a fictional U.S. presidential candidate. Jack Tanner's private life comes under scrutiny as he continues his bid for the White House.
Tanner '88: The Boiler Room (1988)
The tenth episode of the limited series "Tanner 88," which provides a satiric look at the campaign of Jack Tanner, a fictional candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination. In this segment, time is running out for the former congressman. The Democratic convention is almost certain to give D
It's No Crush, I'm in Love (1983) as Ann Cassidy
The story of a teenage girl's efforts to impress her English teacher, who resembles her favorite television soap star, and who she believes is the absolute perfect man.
Fifth of July (1982) as Shirley
A television adaptation of Lanford Wilson's 1978 drama about Ken Talley, Jr., a disabled, homosexual Vietnam vet struggling to cope with a family he loves and fears.
Seven Wishes of a Rich Kid, The (1979) as Melanie Gamble
The story of a genie who appears on a television screen and grants Calvin Brundage, a rich but lonely boy, seven wishes. However, he uses them in all the wrong ways to impress a girl he has a crush on.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Love, Lies and Murder (1991) as Donna Carson
Based on a true 1985 murder case, a teenage girl is convicted in the shooting death of her stepmother. Despite her initial confession, she comes forward three years later with another version of the killing.
Murder of Mary Phagan, The (1988) as Doreen Camp
A fact based movie set in 1913, about the events surrounding the murder of a young woman at the National Pencil Factory in Atlanta. Leo Frank, the manager of the factory, is charged with the slaying and, when convicted and sentenced to be hanged in an atmosphere of mob violence, vengeance, and anti-

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Tanner on Tanner (2004) as Alex Tanner
This sequel to "Tanner '88" revisits the original characters 16 years after Tanner ran for the 1988 presidential election as his daughter Alex is shooting a documentary about the current presidential race.

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