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Pam Greer | Pamela Grier
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
(On the emotional back-story of how she landed Mars Attacks!
(1996)) I was familiar with the comic book, and Tim Burton
had called me to audition, but one of my dogs was dying of cancer, so I wasn't in the frame of mind to audition to do that role. So I said, "I can't," and I turned down Tim Burton
. And I remember one of my dearest friends who I knew before he became an actor - Michael Keaton
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.