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Born: October 28, 1952 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Nashville, Tennessee, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Toy Story 4 (2019)
Storyline is under wraps.
Ghostbusters (2016)
Storyline is under wraps, but this reboot will focus on female Ghostbusters.
Holbrook/Twain: An American Odyssey (2014)
Since 1954, Hal Holbrook has performed his one-man show "Mark Twain Tonight!" for millions of people around the world. Here, we observe as Holbrook transforms into Twain, and examine his talent as an actor as well as his shortcomings as a man.
Chu and Blossom (2014)
An unlikely brotherhood develops between a pensive, awkwardly tall Korean foreign exchange student and a militant performance artist, both trapped together in a small town.
Queen Sized (2008)
When an overweight high school senior ends up on the list of homecoming queen nominees as a prank, she is mortified. Rather than drop out as expected, she chooses to stay on the ballot in order to represent all the "outcasts" at school. As word of her courageousness spreads, she becomes a local cel
Defending Our Kids: The Julie Posey Story (2003) as Julie Posey
Based on the true story of stay-at-home mother Julie Posey who organized a movement of working with the police to investigate and prosecute child molesters when she learns her teenage daughter was approached by a pedophile in an Internet chat room.
Toy Story 2 (1999) as Voice Of Bo Peep
The adventures of toys Woody and Buzz Lightyear continue when their owner Andy goes off to summer camp, leaving them to their own devices. Things take a bad turn when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody because he is a highly valuable collector's item. Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Do
Her Deadly Rival (1995) as Kris Landsford
A man begins to receive flowers and love letters from a woman he's never met. He then becomes the prime suspect in the murder of his wife. Based on a true story.
Toy Story (1995) as Voice Of Bo Peep
Woody, a traditional pull-string talking cowboy, has long enjoyed a place of honor as the favorite among six-year-old Andy's menagerie of toys. Quick to calm their anxieties about being replaced by newer arrivals, Woody finds his own confidence shaken, and his status as top toy in jeopardy, upon the
Breaking the Rules (1992) as Mary Klingsmith
Three young friends, one of whom is dying of leukemia, take a trip across the US.
Texasville (1990) as Karla Jackson
Sequel to Peter Bogdanovich's 1971 film "The Last Picture Show," taking place 30 years later.
Who's Harry Crumb? (1989) as Helen Downing
Harry Crumb, a bumbling wanna-be private eye related by birth to a line of crack detectives, gets assigned to a lucrative kidnapping case, but only because his slimy boss doesn't want it solved for motives of his own. Crumb investigates, tripping over his own feet at every turn en route to finding
Ghostbusters II (1989) as Janine Melnitz
The ghostbusters face the spirit of a warlock that lives in his self-portrait in a New York museum.
Pass the Ammo (1988) as Darla
Man Who Fell to Earth, The (1987) as Louise
An adaptation of Nicolas Roeg's 1976 theatrical film of the same title starring David Bowie, about an alien marooned on Earth who is tracked by the military as he helps others during his search for a way to build a spaceship to return to his doomed world.
Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986) as Liz Carlson
Terry (Whoopi Goldberg) works for a bank, and uses computers to communicate with clients all over the world. One day she gets a strange message from an unknown source. The message is coded. After decoding the message, Terry becomes embroiled in an espionage ring. People are killed, and Terry is chased. Throughout she remains in contact with this unknown person, who needs Terry to help save his life.
Pretty In Pink (1986) as Iona
A working-class girl falls for the richest boy in her high-school class.
Ghostbusters (1984) as Janine Melnitz
Fired from their university research jobs, Drs. Venkman, Stantz, and Spengler promptly set up shop as parapsychologists specializing in psychic phenomena and soon they're ridding Manhattan of bizarre apparitions. But the talents of these spirit exterminators--Ghostbusters--are severely tested when b
Why Me? (1984) as Daria
Glynnis O'Connor is real-life Air Force nurse Leola Mae Harmon, whose face is shattered and her marriage destroyed in an automobile accident, and Armand Assante is the fiercely dedicated plastic surgeon in the military hospital who not only reconstructs her face but renews her courage and revitalize
Crimes Of Passion (1984) as Amy Grady
A successful fashion designer moonlights as a seductive call-girl, an alter-ego created out of a curiosity for the kinky side of life.
Cowboy (1983) as D G
James Brolin plays a tenderfoot rancher in this contemporary Western, a disillusioned schoolteacher who returns from the big city to the scene of his boyhood to fulfill a dream, and Ted Danson is a crippled ex-rodeo performer he hires to teach him the ropes and help run the spread. Annie Potts is the local cafe owner who gives them a boost on behalf of the locals, while land baron Randy Quaid, crooked banker George DiCenzo and nasty Sheriff Michael Pataki conspire to grab Brolin''s land. Filmed in and near Waxahachie, Texas. (James Brolin replaced Gary Busey after one day of filming.)
Something So Right (1982) as Sunday
The adult male friend (a balding, paunchy, somewhat klutzy, middle-aged nightclub owner) that a woman at the Big Brother organization recruits for the troubled pre-teen son of a hard-working divorcee turns out to be more than she bargained for. His "average Joe" casting against image surprised James
Heartaches (1982) as Bonnie Howard
Flatbed Annie & Sweetiepie: Lady Truckers (1979) as Flatbed Annie
A pilot film about two young women who join forces to save an expensive trucking rig from the repossessor and keep it out of the clutches of hijackers.
King Of The Gypsies (1978) as Persa
On his deathbed, the head of a New York tribe of gypsies passes the mantle to his grandson, Dave. Angry at being passed over for control of the tribe, Dave''s father Groffo begins plotting his son''s death.
Corvette Summer (1978) as Vanessa
A high school student takes off in search of his stolen, rebuilt Corvette.
Black Market Baby (1977) as Linda Cleary
A young college woman becomes pregnant, and she and the father-to-be are caught in the middle of a desperate struggle with a black market adoption ring out to take their baby. The original pre-airing title to this was "A Dangerous Love," and theatrically overseas it was called "Don't Steal My Baby."

Cast (special)

Designing Women Reunion, The (2003)
Retrospective special that reunites the original cast members of 80s sitcom hit "Designing Women" to reminisce about the show.
Weddings of a Lifetime: Dream Weddings on a Budget (2002) as Interviewee
A guide on how to create the look of today's million dollar weddings without breaking the bank. Using the weddings of celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt for inspiration, the program showcases ways to achieve the look of lavish weddings on a reasonable budget.
Intimate Portrait: Dixie Carter (2001) as Narration
Portrait of actor/singer Dixie Carter, who starred in the television series "Designing Women" from 1986 to 1993.
Mod Squad: The E! True Hollywood Story, The (2000) as Interviewee
Profile of the actors of the 1960's television series "The Mod Squad" -- Peggy Lipton, Clarence Williams III and Michael Cole.
Walt Disney Company and McDonald's Present the American Teacher Awards, The (1996) as Presenter
Presentation of the seventh annual American Teacher Awards, honoring 36 educators in the United States, one of whom is selected by the teachers themselves as "Outstanding Teacher of 1996."
We're Having a Baby! (1996)
Special following celebrities as they await the birth of their babies.
50 Years of Funny Females (1995)
Special looking at funny women of TV and film.
9th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (1995)
A presentation of the 9th Annual American Comedy Awards, honoring the country's comedic talent in motion pictures, television and stand-up.
21st Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1995) as Co-Host
Live presentation of the 21st Annual People's Choice Awards, honoring entertainers in the fields of television, motion pictures and music, as determined by a special Gallup Poll.
Ultimate Driving Challenge, The (1993)
A special, filmed on dangerous roadways in America, presenting problems and offering solutions for safe driving.
1991 Emmy Awards (1991)
A presentation of the forty-third annual prime-time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.
Designing Women Special: Their Finest Hour, The (1990) as Mary Jo Shively
A special compilation of clips featuring memorable moments from the past four seasons of "Designing Women."
Hanna-Barbera 50th Anniversary Special (1989) as Host
A special celebrating animators William Hanna and Joseph Barbera's 50th anniversary. The program features cartoon footage of the team's best-loved characters from the past fifty years, including Yogi Bear, Tom & Jerry and the Flintstones as well as their latest animated creations. Hollywood celebrit
US Magazine -- Live at the Emmys! (1989)
A live special broadcast prior to the 1989 Emmy Awards, in which nominees are greeted and interviewed as they arrive for the awards ceremony. Also features pretaped interviews and special segments, including a Gilda Radner tribute, a look at humorous moments and the best and worst fashions from prev
41st Annual Emmy Awards, The (1989)
Live telecast of the 41st annual primetime Emmy Awards, honoring excellence in television.
Miss Ruby's Southern Holiday Dinner (1988)
A special in which dishes for a traditional Southern holiday dinner are discussed and prepared by celebrity guests.
CBS Tournament of Roses Parade (1987) as Host
Live coverage of the 98th annual Tournament of Roses Parade from Pasadena, California. Fifty-nine fresh-flower floats incorporate the parade's theme this year, "World of Wonders." Also featured are 250 international equestrians and 21 of the world's most acclaimed marching bands.
My Dissident Mom (1987) as Kathy Sanders
A drama about a middle class family whose comfortable lifestyle is thrown into turmoil when the wife protests her husband's business involvement with a company that manufactures nuclear weapons.
Hearts of Steel (1986) as Annie
A comedy pilot about a stalwart band of unemployed steelworkers who swap their hardhats for hollandaise to run a restaurant. Annie informs her old friends that she is converting their favorite bar into a restaurant for the white collar trade at the new microchip factory. When the deal falls through,
In Security (1982) as Annie Leighton
The story, set in Philadelphia, follows the experiences of Annie Leighton, a security officer in the Mayfield Department Store. In the pilot episode, Annie receives a temporary promotion to security chief and finds it difficult adjusting when her soft heart interferes with her job.
Hollywood High (1977) as Paula Lindell; A Student
One of two pilot films for a prospective series. The comings and goings of Paula Lindell, a Hollywood High School student studying to become a journalist. The pilot depicts the problems that arise when Paula and a young associate named Eugene are assigned to cover an out-of-town story for the school
Hollywood High (1977) as Phoebe; A Student
One of two pilots for a prospective series. The misadventures of Phoebe and Dawn, two Hollywood High School students. This episode depicts the problems that befall the girls when they reluctantly accept dance invitations from the class undesirables, then scheme to get out of the dates.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Marry Me (2010)
Rae Ann Carter always wanted the fairytale where she meets a prince, falls in love and gets married, but feared that dream would never come true. Suddenly, Rae goes from having no man in her life to having three - charming Luke, passionate Adam, and sophisticated Harry - all in love with Rae and ask
It Came Upon A Midnight Clear (1984) as Cindy Mills

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