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Born: May 18, 1947 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Birmingham, Alabama, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story (1998) as Betsey Whitney
Television movie based on the biography of socialite and Ambassador to France, Pamela Harriman.
2.
Mother's Prayer, A (1995) as Ruth
Rosemary Holmstrom is the widowed mother of 8 year-old T.J. When she is diagnosed as HIV-positive, she is faced not only with the fear and process of dying, but also the shame and fear of the short life ahead of her. Monitored at a health clinic by a sometimes caustic but always understanding nurse,
3.
American President, The (1995) as Esther Macinerney
How does the widowed leader of the free world balance his many obligations to his country with the ordinary demands and everyday rites of courtship? When President Andrew Shepherd, quite unexpectedly, falls in love with Sydney Wade, an environmental lobbyist, he must overcome obstacles not faced by average citizens; he must worry that the public's right to know will collide with the desire for personal privacy. He must contend with approval ratings, an inquiring press and an aggressive political opponent just to go on a date. The President's advisors, chief of staff, domestic policy advisor, White House pollster and press secretary help him get through his busy schedule, deal with demands of congress and quell any global predicaments. But political crises are different than personal ones and somehow the American President alone must find a way to balance his love for his country with his love for an incredible woman.
4.
How To Make An American Quilt (1995) as The Mrs
A woman is about to get married, but she soon starts falling for another man. It is only when she goes home to visit her grandmother nad her friends she realizes the right course in her life.
5.
When a Man Loves a Woman (1994) as Pam
Film focuses on a year in a married couple's life; including some of the problems they face, including the wife's alcoholism and experiences in rehab.
6.
Three of Hearts (1993) as Yvonne
A young man tries to win over the bisexual half of a pair of female lovers.
7.
Silent Cries (1993) as Roberta Hampton
A movie based on the book by Janice Young Brooks. A group of American and British women in Singapore are taken into captivity by the Japanese in 1941 and survive the hardships of internment during World War II.
8.
Man in the Moon, The (1991) as Marie Foster
Based on a true story, two sisters compete for the romantic attentions of the same man.
9.
Hyper Sapien: People From Another Star (1986) as Senator Myrna King
10.
Lies (1986) as Jessica Brenner
Elizabeth is a wealthy heiress whose unscrupulous husband and two psychiatrists scheme to get her money. The thieves find an actress who looks very much like Elizabeth and trick her into making a video which they use to confuse the indentities of the two women, and then try to make them look mentall
11.
Protocol (1984) as Mrs St John
A woman lands a menial government job in Washington, but soon finds herself embroiled in some major dealing with Middle-Eastern leaders.
12.
Oxford Blues (1984) as Las Vegas Lady
A young American guy scrounges the money to buy himself an education at Oxford, where he falls for an aristocratic young woman and rises to become the star of the crew team.
13.
Starflight One (1983) as Nancy Gilliam
A hypersonic passenger jet is forced into orbit.
14.
Uncommon Valor (1983) as Helen Rhodes
A man's son has been missing in Vietnam for ten years. No longer able to live the nightmare of not knowing whether his son is dead or alive, he decides to take matters into his own hands. Utilizing the strength of his own convictions, he enlists the help of a number of men to rescue his son and all the MIAs.
15.
My Body, My Child (1982) as Adele
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
16.
Eleanor, First Lady of the World (1982) as Anna Roosevelt Dall
A dramatization of the life of Eleanor Roosevelt following FDR's death through the time of her new career at the fledgling United Nations. Jean Stapleton was Emmy Award-nominated as Outstanding Actress, and other nominations went for costume design and hairstyles.
17.
Matter of Life and Death, A (1981) as Mary Coggins
Inspired by a story that appeared on "60 minutes" in 1978 about Joy Ufema, a nurse dedicated to treating the terminally ill, Linda Lavin turned it into this TV movie for her Big Deal, Inc. production outfit, teaming with Tyne Daly, playing Joy's psychologist friend and confidante. Coincidentally, an
18.
King Crab (1980) as Vicky
Winner of the third annual ABC Theater Award, this maiden TV play by Preston Ransome dramatizes the conflict between two brothers, Barry Newman and Jeffrey DeMunn, over the family seafood business and their father's love.
19.
Rape And Marriage:The Rideout Case (1980) as Jean Christensen
Based on the well-publicized Oregon criminal case, this television movie dramatizes the unique dispute in which Greta Rideout instigated the prosecution of her husband, John, charging him with raping her.
20.
Gathering, Part II, The (1979)
Maureen Stapleton recreates her Emmy-nominated role of Kate Thornton in this continuation of the movie which was the Emmy-winning drama special of the 1977-78 season. Although Ed Asner, the loving husband who died in the original, was not around, his photo is on prominent display in the family livin
21.
Norma Rae (1979) as Bonnie Mae
A young single mother and her co-worker try to unionize the mill where they work.
22.
Letters From Frank (1979) as Marlene
Art Carney is a newspaper executive who is frustrated at being put out to pasture after 35 years in favor of a computer, but his wife's unbridled enthusiasm about their new house, the death of his older brother, and the problems of his divorced son, recently remarried, bring home to him an important
23.
President's Mistress, The (1978) as Gwen Bowers
A young government courier is caught in a deadly cover-up after discovering that his murdered sister was not only the mistress of a U.S. president but also a Soviet spy.
24.
Ski Lift To Death (1978) as Vicki Gordon
A suspense thriller centering on several people trapped in two derailed ski lift gondolas and facing possible death -- a couple of ski champions whom a sports promoter is trying to link together romantically, an ex-mobster, and a professional assassin who is stalking him.
25.
Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story, A (1978) as Dorothy
A sentimental retelling of the love story of baseball immortal Lou Gehrig and his wife, told from her point of view. Originally this was to have premiered in October 1977, but ironically it was pre-empted by the World Series. Instead it had its initial airing opposite the Super Bowl Game! An Emmy Aw
26.
Who'll Stop The Rain? (1978) as Chairman
John, a disillusioned Vietnam War journalist, turns to heroin smuggling. He cons Ray, an equally burnt out veteran into delivering the drugs stateside to his wife. Everything soon falls apart and Ray ends up on the run with John's wife trying to evade crooked narcotics agents.
27.
One On One (1977) as B J Rudolph
A talented basketball player has difficulties adjusting to college life.
28.
Gathering, The (1977) as Peggy Thornton
A crusty businessman, facing his last Christmas, makes an eleventh hour attempt to pull together the family which he shattered by allowing them to become second to his work and which he left years earlier. The Emmy-winner as Outstanding Special of 1977-78, with nominations also going to Maureen Stap
29.
Dark Side of Innocence, The (1976) as Heather
A drama involving three generations of a family in middle-class suburbia: an affluent housewife who feels that life is passing her by, the daughter she embitters by walking out on the family, and the mother whose traditional values are shaken by the woman's divorce. This was a pilot for a prospecti
30.
Bittersweet Love (1976) as Roz
MIchael and Patricia, meet, fall in love, and get married. Patricia is already pregnant when they learn that they are really half-brother and half-sister. The members of their families react and advise the young couple as they try to decide what is best for themselves.
31.
Bound for Glory (1976) as Pauline
True story of folk singer Woody Guthrie, who rose to the top while fighting for the rights of migrant farm workers.
32.
The Drowning Pool (1975) as Mavis Kilbourne
A private eye's investigation of an anonymous letter leads to murder.
33.
Ellery Queen (1975) as Gail Stevens
The pilot film for an atmospheric whodunit set in the 1940s that involves an author-criminologist in one of the cases stumping his New York City police inspector father -- the murder of a famed fashion designer. Hutton and Wayne continued their roles in the subsequent series (1975-76) that also had
34.
My Father's House (1975) as Paula
A drama about a heart attack patient, a busy, highly paid executive who reflects upon his happy childhood and the way he was brought up in a simpler age. Although playing father and son, Preston and Robertson, sharing star billing, never appear together in this film.

Cast (special)

35.
Enemy Among Us, An (1987) as Kay Webb
A drama about the dilemma of a teen-ager and his family when he is exposed to the dreaded disease AIDS. Originally intended as a "CBS Schoolbreak Special," but shown in primetime instead.
36.
On Our Way (1985) as Melinda
The story of Kate and Sam Walsh, a retired couple who purchase a motor home and decide to explore America. In the pilot episode, the couple travel to Logon, Tennessee, for the annual Elvis Presley Day Observance, and become involved in a bizarre murder and the theft of Elvis memorabilia.
37.
Amy and the Angel (1982) as Mrs Watson
An "ABC Afterschool Specials" presentation about an angel's efforts to save a pretty but lonely 17-year-old from committing suicide.
38.
Six of Us, The (1982) as Sally Benjamin-Tree
A story of two broken families struggling to become one as seen through the marriage of Sally Benjamin and Kevin Tree, divorced parents with children from their previous marriages. The pilot episode, which is set in Redwood, California, and begins six months after the marriage, depicts Sally's daugt

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

39.
Barbara Taylor Bradford's "Remember" (1993) as Amanda Leverson
A miniseries based on the best-selling novel by Barbara Taylor Bradford about a photojournalist who is haunted by the mysterious death of her fiance on their wedding day.
40.
Spies (1993) as Mrs Mills

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

41.
Burden of Proof, The (1992) as Fiona Cawley
A miniseries adapted from Scott Turow's book. A lawyer uncovers shocking secrets while investigating his wife's suicide.

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