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Tammy Wynette made a name for herself by creating catchy country music. Wynette began her entertainment career with her music featured in films like the William Smith drama "Run, Angel, Run" (1969), the Jack Nicholson drama "Five Easy Pieces" (1970) and "Drive-In" (1976). Her music also appeared in the action picture "Hooper" (1978) with Burt Reynolds and "When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?" (1979) with Marjoe Gortner. In addition to her music, Wynette appeared in "Austin City Limits" (PBS, 1974-2015). In the nineties, Wynette's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like the dramatic adventure "Thelma & Louise" (1991) with Geena Davis, "The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia" (1991) with Kristy McNichol and the Joe Pesci comedy "My Cousin Vinny" (1992). Her work was also in the Tom Hanks hit comedy "Sleepless in Seattle" (1993). Wynette's music was also featured in the Mel Gibson blockbuster action movie "Maverick" (1994), the John Travolta dramatic adaptation "Primary Colors" (1998) and the comedic drama "Girls' Night" (1998) with Brenda Blethyn. Her music was also featured in "Practical Magic" (1998) and the Orlando Jones crime drama "Double Take" (2001)....

Tammy Wynette made a name for herself by creating catchy country music. Wynette began her entertainment career with her music featured in films like the William Smith drama "Run, Angel, Run" (1969), the Jack Nicholson drama "Five Easy Pieces" (1970) and "Drive-In" (1976). Her music also appeared in the action picture "Hooper" (1978) with Burt Reynolds and "When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?" (1979) with Marjoe Gortner. In addition to her music, Wynette appeared in "Austin City Limits" (PBS, 1974-2015). In the nineties, Wynette's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like the dramatic adventure "Thelma & Louise" (1991) with Geena Davis, "The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia" (1991) with Kristy McNichol and the Joe Pesci comedy "My Cousin Vinny" (1992). Her work was also in the Tom Hanks hit comedy "Sleepless in Seattle" (1993). Wynette's music was also featured in the Mel Gibson blockbuster action movie "Maverick" (1994), the John Travolta dramatic adaptation "Primary Colors" (1998) and the comedic drama "Girls' Night" (1998) with Brenda Blethyn. Her music was also featured in "Practical Magic" (1998) and the Orlando Jones crime drama "Double Take" (2001). Wynette was most recently credited in the dramatic adaptation "Hateship Loveship" (2014) with Kristen Wiig. Wynette passed away in April 1998 at the age of 56.

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 Soulmates (1997) Interviewee
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 Intimate Portrait: Tanya Tucker (1996) Interviewee
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 Loretta Lynn (1995)
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