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Also Known As: Died: November 5, 2010
Born: April 30, 1944 Cause of Death: Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Bridesmaids (2011)
When Annie is asked to be her best friend Lillian's maid of honor, she struggles to please the snobby, rich bridesmaids at every pre-wedding event. All hell breaks loose when they travel to Vegas for the party that none of them will ever forget.
Love and Other Drugs (2010)
A free-spirited woman and a charming Viagra salesman leap into a no-strings-attached affair. But no matter how hard they try to keep things "casual," they can't help falling under the influence of the ultimate
Running with Scissors (2006)
In 1971, the neatness-obsessed but sharply observant 6-year-old Augusten finds himself trapped between his troubled parents: his mother Deirdre, an unpublished--not to mention unstable--confessional poet with delusions of being hugely famous; and his father Norman, an alcoholic math professor who lo
Phenomenon II (2003) as Nora "Mom" Malley
A sequel to the feature starring John Travolta, where a small-town auto mechanic suddenly develops an insatiable appetite for learning and begins to comprehend the beauty and intelligence of the universe. After coming under persecution for his newfound abilities, the man escapes to a new town, ass
Never Again (2001) as Grace Minor
A tale about two lovelorn fiftysomething New Yorkers. Christopher is an exterminator-cum-jazz musician who, after years of one-night stands, begins to question his sexual orientation. Grace is a divorcee whose daughter has just left home for college. Grace is looking to jump-start her life anew. Gr
My Little Assassin (1999) as Alice Lorenz
Television movie based on a true story about 19-year-old Marita Lorenz, the daughter of a CIA agent, who falls in love with Fidel Castro during the early years of his reign in Cuba and becomes his secretary and lover against the wishes of her parents. She becomes pregnant with his child, and he beco
Sins of the Mind (1997) as Eve Widener
A conservative young woman develops uncontrollable sexual urges as a result of a traffic accident and subsequent brain damage. Inspired by a true story.
Crowned and Dangerous (1997) as Kathy
When beauty queen Shauna Langley is murdered, the police have plenty of suspects and motives to choose from: Shauna's sexy rival and crown contender, Danielle; Danielle's overbearing stage mother, Kathy; Shauna's ex-lover, Riley Baxter; Riley's gold-digging, young stepmother, Patrice; and many of th
Going All the Way (1997) as Alma Burns
Set in 1954, two young men try to find meaning in their lives after returning home to Indianapolis after the Korean War. Shy, repressed Sonny and confident, athletic Gunner search for love, meaning and fullfillment across the barren landscape of hamburger stands and strip clubs that have come to typ
Fools Rush In (1997) as Nan
A Jewish man meets a Mexican night club dancer in Las Vegas which leads to a one-night stand. Later, when she tells him that she''s pregnant, they decide to marry... and eventually they fall in love.
When Innocence is Lost (1997) as Susan French
High school senior Erica French decides not to give her baby up for adoption, but to keep her daughter and better their lives by attending college. Committed to moving on with her life without the support of her baby''s father, Erica enrolls her daughter in daycare while she attends class. The child''s father and his family eventually decide they want custody of the baby and take Erica to court. They attempt to portray Erica as an unfit mother, an a heated courtroom battle ensues. Inspired by a true story.
Face on the Milk Carton, The (1995) as Miranda Jessmon
A teen-age girl begins a journey of self-discovery when she recognizes the face of a young, missing child on a milk carton as her own.
For the Love of Nancy (1994) as Sally Walsh
Television movie based on the article, "We Love Our Daughter So Much We Took Her to Court." Parents confront their daughter's life-threatening anorexic condition.
Honor Thy Father and Mother -- The True Story of the Menendez Murders (1994) as Kitty Menendez
A television movie about Lyle and Erik Menendez who killed their parents allegedly to collect their multi-million dollar inheritance. The brothers claimed they acted in self-defense following years of sexual, physical and mental abuse.
Colors of Love, The (1994)
An adopted racially mixed infant grows up and searches for her biological parents.
Naked in New York (1994) as Shirley Briggs
A young playwright and his college sweetheart find life in the "real world" much more of a test.
Firestorm: 72 Hours in Oakland (1993) as Anneliese Osborn
A television movie based on true stories from the October 1991 Oakland Hills, California, fire.
Rich in Love (1992) as Helen Odom
A 17-year-old high school girl from the South deals with her parents' sudden divorce.
Whispers in the Dark (1992) as Sarah Green
When a woman comes to Dr. Ann Hecker to talk about her violent and very satisfying sexual life, the good doctor realizes that she and her patient share a lover. The psychiatrist soon finds herself embroiled in sadomasochism and murder.
Grand Pardon II, Le (1992) as Sally White
The trials and tribulations of the Bettoun clan, a former gangster family trying to go legit in the USA, but unable to escape its deadly past.
Reason for Living: The Jill Ireland Story (1991) as Jill Ireland
Based on actress Jill Ireland's autobiography, dealing with her teenage son's heroin addiction and the death of her father.
Beyond the Ocean (1990) as Ellen
A successful American industrialist retreats unexpectedly to Bali to review his life.
Unspeakable Acts (1990) as Dr Laurie Braga
A true story about the 1984 Miami court case about a child molester who operates a preschool day-care center. The case was the first successful prosecution of a day-care operator on child abuse charges. The children were witnesses in the court case.
Fearstalk (1989) as Ally Maynard
A psychotic killer seeks to control the life of a successful, strong-willed soap-opera producer after he steals her credit cards and phonebook/datebook.
Who Gets the Friends? (1988) as Vikki Baron
An upper middle-class housewife whose life is jolted when her husband suddenly seeks divorce after 17 years of seemingly wedded bliss.
Shy People (1987) as Diana Sullivan
A New York journalist fed up with city life and concerned for the welfare of her trendy daughter, takes off for the deep south in search of her great uncle.
Where Are the Children? (1986) as Nancy Eldridge
Miles to Go (1986) as Moira Browning
In a rare television acting appearance, Jill Clayburgh is a wife, mother and art gallery owner who launches a quiet (occasionally humorous) campaign to find a potential replacement for herself in her family's life after discovering that her cancer has returned. Filmed in and around Montreal, this dr
In Our Hands (1983) as Herself
A chronicle focusing in on the largest peace demonstration in the history of the world, which took place on June 12, 1982. One million people were in New York on what's been described as a magical day, speaking in one voice to "stop the nuclear arms race." There were forty-three volunteer camera te
Hannah K (1983) as Hannah Kaufman
I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can (1982) as Barbara Gordon
A successful business woman battles her addiction to tranquilizers.
First Monday in October (1981) as Ruth Loomis
Conflict erupts when the first woman appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court takes her seat on the bench and her conservative views are in sharp contradiction to her peers of the court.
It's My Turn (1980) as Kate Gunzinger
Kate is a mathematics professor who is married to a cheerful architect named Homer. Kate travels from their home in Chicago to New York City, where she meets the handsome, recently retired professional baseball player Ben. The two are attracted to each other, and when Ben pursues her, Kate is surprised by her willingness to get romantically involved with him.
Luna (1979) as Caterina Silveri
Recently widowed American opera diva Caterina takes her teenaged son Joe with her on a long singing tour to Italy. Absorbed in her hectic work in various Verdi operas around Rome, Caterina is soon shocked to discover that her troubled and lonely son has become a heroin addict. Her desperate attempts to wean the youth off the drug result in an incestuous relationship, but also in a possibility to reunite Joe--maybe even herself--with his real father, whose existence she has kept a secret from him.
Starting Over (1979) as Marilyn Holmberg
A middle-aged man loses confidence after his wife, an ambitious singer, divorces him. Then, just as his new relationship with an insecure teacher is blossoming into a romance, his wife attempts a reconciliation. The seduction by his wife and the song she has written just for him help him make up his mind which woman to choose.
Unmarried Woman, An (1978) as Erica Benton
Erica seemingly has the perfect life until her husband informs her he's leaving her for another woman. With help from a therapist and a supportive group of friends, she recovers and begins to build a life for herself. She even entertains the possibility of a new relationship.
Semi-Tough (1977) as Barbara Jane Bookman
Two football players both love the boss'''' daughter.
Silver Streak (1976) as Hilly Burns
A book editor takes a train from Los Angeles to Chicago, looking forward to a restful trip. During the journey, he has a love affair, witnesses a murder, is accused of committing it himself by an undercover FBI agent, becomes the target of the real murderer and enlists the help of a car thief to help him save himself and his new girlfriend.
Griffin and Phoenix (1976) as Sarah Phoenix
Two lonely people, both terminally ill, have a short-lived love affair, sharing a series of adventures in which they live out their childhood dreams. This film was called "Today Is Forever" for its theatrical showings overseas. Richard C. Glouner won an Emmy Award nomination for his cinematography.
Gable and Lombard (1976) as Carole Lombard
When leading man Clark Gable and comedienne Carole Lombard meet at a party, they take an instant dislike to each other and she punches him in the jaw. But fate continues to bring the couple together and eventually they fall in love. However, their romance is marred by the fact that Gable is married
Hustling (1975) as Wanda
A drama about an investigative reporter (obviously based on Gail Sheehy) for a New York-based news magazine who digs into the multi-million dollar prostitution business in Manhattan in search of the real profiteers. Emmy Award nominations went to Jill Clayburgh for her acting and Fay Kanin for her w
Art of Crime, The (1975) as Dany
A pilot for a prospective series dealing with a gypsy private eye who is dragged into a homicide case from his other job -- as an antique dealer -- when one of his colleagues is accused of the crime.
Terminal Man, The (1974) as Angela Black
To end his violent seizures, a computer whiz has a microcomputer implanted in his brain.
The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973) as Jackie
A jewel thief worms his way into Texas society.
Snoop Sisters, The (1972) as Mary Nero
An engaging comedy-mystery about a couple of eccentric mystery writers, a spinster and her widowed sister, who turn detective to hunt down the killer of a faded movie star (Paulette Goddard, who came out of retirement to play the role) with the help of their ex-con bodyguard/chauffeur, hired by thei
Portnoy's Complaint (1972) as Naomi, girl in Israel
During a session with his psychoanalyst, Alexander Portnoy rants about everything that is bothering him and it''s a long list. His complaints include his childhood and his family with an emphasis on his mother, his sexual fantasies and the problems that he has with women, and his obsessive feelings about his Judaism.
Telephone Book, The (1971) as Eyemask
An obscene phone caller is so charming that many of his victims find themselves hoping he will call again. In fact, one woman is so taken with the caller that she goes to a great deal of trouble to find where he lives so that she can see if he is as compelling in person as he is on the phone.
The Wedding Party (1969) as Josephine Fish
Low-budget story about the pre-wedding jitters and mishaps that can occur as a couple plans to tie the knot.

Cast (special)

Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Primetime Special (1999)
A live broadcast of the 25th anniversary of "Saturday Night Live," featuring clips and highlights from previous seasons as well as appearances by former regulars and former guest hosts.
Annual Memorial Day Concert from the US Capitol. This year's concert honors American nurses who served in Vietnam and commemorates the 50th anniversary of D-Day.
Lincoln (1992) as Voice Of Emilie Todd Helm
A two-part, four-hour documentary special about Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War as told in the words of people who figured importantly in his life. Uses the voices of an all-star cast.
Ask Me Anything: How to Talk to Kids About Sex (1989) as Host
A documentary that seeks to inform parents on methods of teaching their children about sex. The program also examines the statistics concerning teenage pregnancy and abortion.
Going Places (1973) as Gloria
The adventures of Wes Tucker, a novelist struggling to make a living in New York City.

Cast (special)

Trial: The Price of Passion (1992) as Judge Louise Parker
A two-part miniseries based on Clifford Irving's novel. A young Texas lawyer defends two persons accused of murder in separate cases, only to learn that the two cases are linked -- and that one of his clients may be the guilty party.

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