Also in the eighties, Grier performed in the stage play "Fool for Love" written by the Oscar-nominated actor & Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist Sam Shepard
. Shepard's play was adapted for the screen in 1985; See Fool for Love
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I can't talk about myself. I just can't. I know I've influenced people, and I'm proud of that. But as I see it, I really haven't done anything. I haven't saved anybody from a burning building. Foxy Brown actually approached me at the start of her career to ask if she could use the name. I told her, 'You didn't need to ask.' If you're an independent woman, every woman is Foxy Brown. - The Atlanta ...
Her early films such as Women in Cages
(1971) and The Big Doll House
(1971) were filmed in the Philippines. While there she contracted a deadly tropical disease and nearly died. She lost her hair and was temporarily blind for almost a month. It took nearly a year for her to recover.