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Sally Kirkland, BEST Actress Oscar Nominee, Golden Globe winner, Independent Spirit Award winner and veteran of 150 films. Feisty, hard-working, famously liberal, with the trademark blonde hair, actress Sally Kirkland has certainly made an indelible mark on Hollywood history. Born in New York City, her mother was the fashion editor at Vogue and ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 9 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 All I Want for Christmas (TV Movie) (post-production)
Gwen
 2014 Slut (Short) (post-production)
Grandma
 2014 Buddy Hutchins (completed)
Bertha
 2014 Killing Happy (Short) (completed)
Rose
 2014 Theatre Fantastique (TV Mini-Series)
Louisa Mae
- The Happy Home of the Murderous Mahones (2014) ... Louisa Mae
 2014 Suburban Gothic
Virginia
 2014 Tom in America (Short)
Betty
 2013 Awakened
Harriet Bendi
 2013 Bennington Gothique (TV Series)
Grand Wentworth (voice)
 2012 Curse of the Sunset Starlet (Short)
Gigi
 2012 Livin' the Dream (Video short)
Bonnie D. Jr.
 2012 Posey (Short)
Posey
 2012 Broken Roads
Mrs. Wallace
 2012 Midnight Scorpion (Short)
Grandma Diana
 2012 Archaeology of a Woman
Margaret
 2011 African Chelsea (Short)
Anna
 2011 Jack the Reaper
Harold's Nana
 2011 Paul Cruz: Latin Actor (A Mockuseries) (TV Series)
Sally Kirkland
- The Stereotype (2011) ... Sally Kirkland
- The Brother's Grim (2011) ... Sally Kirkland
- Arrested No Development (2011) ... Sally Kirkland
 2011 Hoarders: Untold Stories Tori (Short)
Hoarding Specialist
 2011 The Wishmakers
Mary
 2011 The Wayshower
Jeena
 2011 A Bag of Hammers
Older Jewish Lady
 2011 When Sally Met Rascal... (Short)
Sally
 2011 Actors Anonymous (TV Movie)
Sally Kirkland
 2011 The Last Gamble
Sally
 2010 Urgency
Mediator
 2010 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
May Walden
- Reflection of Desire (2010) ... May Walden
 2010 The Agency (TV Series)
Max
- Party Like a Rockstar (2010) ... Max
- Magic Car Ride (2010) ... Max
- Peer Pressure (2010) ... Max
- Meet the Competition (2010) ... Max
- Lauren's First Day (2010) ... Max
 2010 Not Your Time (Short)
Madame Ulaila
 2010 House Under Siege
Pat Mazur
 2010 Wish Makers of West Hollywood (Short)
Mary
 2010 Flexing with Monty (Video)
Lillith
 2010/I Lights Out
Rose
 2009/II Come What May (Short)
Gloria Wellington
 2009 Devil's Land (Short)
Sarah Murphy
 2009 Who Are You (Short)
Queen
 2009/I Redemption (Short)
Mrs. Allport
 2008-2009 Head Case (TV Series)
Dr. Goode's Mother
- Tying the Not (2009)
- Parental Guidance Suggested (2008) ... Dr. Goode's Mother
 2008 Bald
Mrs. Elise Stern
 2008 The Ear of the Beholder (Short)
Marlena
 2008 Oak Hill
Elizabeth St. James
 2007 Spiritual Warriors
Realtor
 2007 Big Stan
Madame Foreman
 2007 Resurrection Mary
Lois
 2007/I Blind Spot (Short)
Penelope Denmore
 2006 Factory Girl
Grandma Sedgwick (uncredited)
 2006/II Mothers and Daughters
Nana
 2006 Coffee Date
Mrs. Muller
 2006 Off the Black
Marianne Reynolds
 2006 The Big Red Cotton Show (Short)
Fanny Kirkwater
 2006 A-List
Olga
 2006 Hollywood Dreams
Minster at Wedding
 2005 Chandler Hall
Sally
 2005 Wanted (TV Series)
Sheila Beckwith
- The Promise of Darkness (2005) ... Sheila Beckwith
 2005 What's Up, Scarlet?
Ruth Zabrinski
 2005 Encore (Short)
Iris
 2005 Adam & Steve
Mary
 2005 Neo Ned
Shelly Nelson
 2004 Bloodlines
Joyce
 2004 An Eye for an Eye (Short)
Rachel
 2004 Mango Kiss
Emilia
 2002 Boxer Shorts (Video)
Raissa (segment "Audit")
 2002 Wish You Were Dead
Penelope Wilson
 2002 Night of the Wolf (TV Movie)
Rose Handy
 2002 The Rose Technique
Helen
 2001 A Month of Sundays
Katherine St. Croix
 2001 Resurrection Blvd. (TV Series)
Mrs. De La Vega
- El Que Necesita (2001) ... Mrs. De La Vega
 2001 Out of the Black
Elizabeth Malby
 2001 Strong Medicine (TV Series)
Stella Riggs, Peter's Mother
- Donors (2001) ... Stella Riggs, Peter's Mother
 2001 Circuit
Club Cashier (uncredited)
 2001 Audit (Short)
Raissa
 2001 Thank You, Good Night
Doreen
 2000 Another Woman's Husband (TV Movie)
Roxie
 1999 Starry Night
Detective Brook Murphy
 1999 Felicity (TV Series)
Professor Annie Sherman
- Portraits (1999) ... Professor Annie Sherman
- Family Affairs (1999) ... Professor Annie Sherman
- Crash (1999) ... Professor Annie Sherman
- Ancient History (1999) ... Professor Annie Sherman
 1999 Chicken Soup for the Soul (TV Series)
Wanda
- Simple Wooden Boxes (1999) ... Wanda
 1999 Twinkle Toes (Short)
 1999 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
Tracey / Tracy Simpson
- Episode #1.8558 (1999) ... Tracey
- Episode #1.8557 (1999) ... Tracy Simpson
- Episode #1.8548 (1999) ... Tracey
 1999 Edtv
Jeanette
 1999 Wasteland (TV Series)
Dawnie's Mother
- Best Laid Plans (1999) ... Dawnie's Mother
 1998 Wilbur Falls
Roberta Devereaux
 1998 Paranoia
Dr. Kurtzwell
 1998 Brave New World (TV Movie)
Linda
 1997 Little Ghost
Mother Ghost
 1997 The Westing Game (TV Movie)
Sydelle Pulaski
 1997 The Hunger (TV Series)
Mrs. Garington
- Bridal Suite (1997) ... Mrs. Garington
 1997 Women: Stories of Passion (TV Series)
Annie
- Motel Magic (1997) ... Annie
 1997 Amnesia
Charlene Hunt
 1996 The Nanny (TV Series)
Tattoo Lady
- Tattoo (1996) ... Tattoo Lady
 1996 Goode Behavior (TV Series)
Molly
- Goode Golly, Miss Molly (1996) ... Molly
 1996 High Tide (TV Series)
Matilda
- The Curse of the High Tide (1996) ... Matilda
 1995 Guns and Lipstick
Danielle Roberts
 1995 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Evelyn Colby
- The Scent of Murder (1995) ... Evelyn Colby
 1994 Picture Windows (TV Series)
Blossom
- Song of Songs (1994) ... Blossom
 1993 Eye of the Stranger
Lori
 1993 The Black Cat (Short)
 1993 Forever
Angelica
 1993 Paper Hearts
Jenny
 1993 Double Deception (TV Movie)
Anita Cortez
 1993 Jack's Place (TV Series)
Peg
- Play It Again, Jack (1993) ... Peg
 1993 Gunmen
Bennett
 1993 The Woman Who Loved Elvis (TV Movie)
Sandee
 1993 Double Threat
Monica Martel
 1992 Stringer
Joan
 1992 The Bulkin Trail (TV Short)
Selma Bulkin
 1992 Double Jeopardy (TV Movie)
Detective Phyllis Camden
 1992 Primary Motive
Helen Poulas
 1992 Raven (TV Series)
Flori
- Flori and Dori ... Flori
 1992 Hit the Dutchman
Emma Flegenheimer
 1992 In the Heat of Passion
Lee Adams
 1992 The Ray Bradbury Theatre (TV Series)
Mary Morris
- Zero Hour (1992) ... Mary Morris
 1991 The Haunted (TV Movie)
Janet Smurl
 1990 Largo Desolato (TV Movie)
 1990 Bullseye!
Willie
 1990 Steel Magnolias (TV Movie)
Truvy Jones
 1990 Heat Wave (TV Movie)
Mrs. Canfield
 1990/I Revenge
Rock Star
 1990 Two Evil Eyes
Eleonora ("The Black Cat")
 1990 Paint It Black
Marion Easton
 1989 High Stakes
Bambi / Melanie Rose
 1989 Best of the Best
Catherine Wade
 1989 Trying Times (TV Series)
Agripina Gravanescu-Smith
- Death and Taxes (1989) ... Agripina Gravanescu-Smith
 1989 Cold Feet
Maureen
 1989 White Hot
Harriet
 1987 Talking Walls
Hooker
 1987 Anna
Anna
 1984 Fatal Games
Diane Paine
 1984 Summer (TV Movie)
Mother
 1983 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Ella
- The Betrayal (1983) ... Ella
 1983 A Rose for Emily (Short)
Gossip
 1983/II Love Letters
Sally
 1983 Double Exposure
Hooker
 1982 Insight (TV Series)
Ruth
- So Little Time (1982) ... Ruth
 1982 Human Highway
Kathryn
 1978-1982 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Vicky Doppler / Dr. Eilene Peterson
- Law (1982) ... Vicky Doppler
- Slaughter (1978) ... Dr. Eilene Peterson
 1979-1981 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Laurie Archer / Lonnie
- Taxi Angels (1981) ... Laurie Archer
- Caged Angel (1979) ... Lonnie
 1981 The Incredible Shrinking Woman
Store Cashier
 1980 The Georgia Peaches (TV Movie)
Vivian Stark
 1980 Private Benjamin
Helga
 1980 Willow B: Women in Prison (TV Movie)
Kate Stewart
 1979 La ilegal
Don Tony's Girlfriend
 1979 Hometown U.S.A.
Gwen
 1979 Supertrain (TV Series)
Katherine Sully
- A Very Formal Heist (1979) ... Katherine Sully
 1979 Visions (TV Series)
Yvette
- Ladies in Waiting (1979) ... Yvette
 1978 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
Margaret Hollinger
- A Child in Need (1978) ... Margaret Hollinger
 1978 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Greta Wren / Dora Pruitt
- Photo Finish (1978) ... Greta Wren / Dora Pruitt
 1974-1978 Kojak (TV Series)
Shirley / Clara / Gloria
- May the Horse Be with You (1978) ... Shirley
- By Silence Betrayed (1976) ... Clara
- Cop in a Cage (1974) ... Gloria
 1977 Flush
Janet
 1977 Three's Company (TV Series)
Sally
- Jack Looks for a Job (1977) ... Sally
 1977 Tracks
Train Passenger
 1977 Stonestreet: Who Killed the Centerfold Model? (TV Movie)
Della Bianco
 1976 A Star Is Born
Photographer
 1976 Captains and the Kings (TV Mini-Series)
Aggie
- Chapter VIII (1976) ... Aggie
 1976 Pipe Dreams
Two Street Betty
 1976 Griffin and Phoenix (TV Movie)
Jody
 1976 The Rookies (TV Series)
Carol Brenner
- From Out of the Darkness (1976) ... Carol Brenner
 1976 Baretta (TV Series)
Rita
- The Left Hand of the Devil (1976) ... Rita
 1975 Breakheart Pass
Jane-Marie
 1975 Petrocelli (TV Series)
Joan Arnold
- Too Many Alibis (1975) ... Joan Arnold
 1975 Bronk (TV Series)
Billie
- The Fifth Victim (1975) ... Billie
 1975 Death Scream (TV Movie)
Mary
 1975 The Kansas City Massacre (TV Movie)
Wilma Floyd
 1975 Crazy Mama
Ella Mae
 1975 The Noah
Friday-Anne
 1974 Big Bad Mama
Barney's Woman
 1974 Candy Stripe Nurses
Wife in Clinic
 1974 Blazing Saddles
Cashier (uncredited)
 1973 The Sting
Crystal
 1973 Cinderella Liberty
Fleet Chick
 1973 Police Story (TV Series)
Artie's Woman
- Man on a Rack (1973) ... Artie's Woman
 1973 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Betty Rowan
- Murder Is a Taxing Affair (1973) ... Betty Rowan
 1973 The Way We Were
Pony Dunbar
 1973 Blume in Love
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1973 The Young Nurses
Woman at Clinic
 1971 Going Home
Ann Graham
 1971 Jump
Lou (uncredited)
 1970 Brand X
Patient / President's Wife
 1969 Futz
Merry Lee
 1969 Coming Apart
Joann
 1968 Blue
Sarah Lambert
 1965 New York Television Theatre (TV Series)
Barbara Fiers
- The Drapes Come (1965) ... Barbara Fiers
 1964 The 13 Most Beautiful Women
Beautiful Woman
 1963 General Hospital (TV Series)
Brenda (1982)
 1961 Hey, Let's Twist!
Dancer (uncredited)
 1960 Crack in the Mirror
Bit Part (uncredited)
Show Show Producer (27 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Casting director (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (7 credits)
Show Show Self (66 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

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Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in Bobby Brown video "On Our Own". See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 1 Article | 11 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I grew up in a house on 89th Street that was always full of these gorgeous models: Verushka, Ali MacGraw, Lauren Hutton, no matter what I did, I would be the ugly duckling. As a little girl, I figured I'd have to be the most famous actress in the world...

Trivia:

An ordained minister in the Church of The Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness, she teaches classes that combine drama, yoga and meditation. See more »

Trademark:

Deep sultry voice See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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