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Nancy Anne Allen was the daughter of a police lieutenant from Yonkers, New York. At a young age, she trained for a dancing career at the High School of Performing Arts, and then attended Jose Quintano's School for Young Professionals. In dozens of television commercials from the age of 15, Nancy made her first film appearance in The Last Detail (... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 nominations. See more awards »

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 2008/I My Apocalypse
Linda Savage
 2003 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Carin Healy
- Escape (2003) ... Carin Healy
 2002 The Division (TV Series)
Christine Ogden
- Brave New World (2002) ... Christine Ogden
 2001 Circuit
 2001 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Helen White
- The Unforgiven (2001) ... Helen White
 1999 Secret of the Andes
Brenda Willings
 1998 The Pass
Shirley Duprey
 1997 Dusting Cliff 7
Anna Bishop
 1997 Against the Law
Maggie Hewitt
 1995 The Commish (TV Series)
Gina Raposo
- Brooklyn (1995) ... Gina Raposo
 1995 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Rachel Rose
- Valerie 23 (1995) ... Rachel Rose
 1994 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
- An Unexpected Snow (1994) ... Megan
 1994 Les patriotes
Catherine Pelman
 1994 The Man Who Wouldn't Die (TV Movie)
Jessie Gallardo
 1993 Acting on Impulse (TV Movie)
Cathy Thomas
 1990 Memories of Murder (TV Movie)
 1989 Limit Up
Casey Falls
 1987 Sweet Revenge
Jillian Grey
 1986 The Gladiator (TV Movie)
Susan Neville
 1984 Not for Publication
 1984 The Buddy System
 1984 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Princess Elizabeth
- The Princess and the Pea (1984) ... Princess Elizabeth
 1983 Strange Invaders
Betty Walker
 1981 Another Life (TV Series)
Paula James (1983-84)
 1981 Blow Out
 1980 Home Movies
 1975 Forced Entry
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 1973 The Last Detail
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5' 6" (1.68 m)

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"He brought heart and soul to it and a warmth that didn't exist on the page." - about her co-star John Travolta's performance in Blow Out (1981). See more »


Nancy and her RoboCop (1987) star Peter Weller were both born on June 24th, three years apart (Nancy was born in 1950, Weller was born in 1947). See more »


Often cast by her ex-husband Brian De Palma


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