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Sally Kirkland, BEST Actress Oscar Nominee, Golden Globe winner, Independent Spirit Award winner and veteran of over 200 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 ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

JFK
JFK Rose Cheramie
(1991)
Bruce Almighty
(2003)
Valley of the Dolls
Valley of the Dolls Helen Lawson
(1994)
The Sting
The Sting Crystal
(1973)

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 2018 Sarah Q (pre-production)
Helena
 2018 When It Rings (post-production)
Lesley Judd
 2017 Get Married or Die (completed)
Margaret
 2017 Wally Got Wasted (filming)
Marilyn Tuttlebaum
 2017/II Paint It Red (post-production)
Adele
 2017 Los Angeles Overnight (completed)
Mrs. Chantilly
 2014 Mollie & Friends (completed)
Elizabeth St. James
 2017 Gnaw
Claudette
 2017 Price for Freedom
Francine Wayne
 2016 Nerdland
Older Woman (voice)
 2016 Buddy Solitaire
Hanna
 2016 Trash Fire
Florence
 2016 Courting Des Moines
Secretary of State Maxine Jackson
 2016 The Code of Cain
Elisabeth
 2015 Buddy Hutchins
Bertha
 2014 The Bride from Vegas
Suzy 'The Salt Shaker'
 2013 Awakened
Harriet Bendi
 2012 Broken Roads
Mrs. Wallace
 2012 Archaeology of a Woman
Margaret
 2011 Jack the Reaper
Harold's Nana
 2011 The Wishmakers
Mary
 2011 The Wayshower
Jeena
 2011 A Bag of Hammers
Older Jewish Lady
 2011 The Last Gamble
Sally
 2010/I Lights Out
Rose
 2010 Urgency
Mediator
 2010 House Under Siege
Pat Mazur
 2008 Bald
Mrs. Elise Stern
 2008 Oak Hill
Elizabeth St. James
 2007 Spiritual Warriors
Realtor
 2007 Big Stan
Madame Foreman
 2007 Resurrection Mary
Lois
 2006 Factory Girl
Grandma Sedgwick (uncredited)
 2006/II Mothers and Daughters
Nana
 2006 Coffee Date
Mrs. Muller
 2006 A-List
Olga
 2006 Courts mais GAY: Tome 11
Rachel (segment "Oeil pour oeil")
 2006 Hollywood Dreams
Minster at Wedding
 2006 Off the Black
Marianne Reynolds
 2005 Chandler Hall
Sally
 2005 What's Up, Scarlet?
Ruth Zabrinski
 2005 Adam & Steve
Mary
 2005 Neo Ned
Shelly Nelson
 2004 Bloodlines
Joyce
 2004 Mango Kiss
Emilia
 2002 The Rose Technique
Helen
 2001 Wish You Were Dead
Penelope Wilson
 2001 A Month of Sundays
Katherine St. Croix
 2001 Out of the Black
Elizabeth Malby
 2001 Circuit
Club Cashier (uncredited)
 2001 Thank You, Good Night
Doreen
 1999 Starry Night
Detective Brook Murphy
 1999 Edtv
Jeanette
 1998 Paranoia
Dr. Kurtzwell
 1998 Wilbur Falls
Roberta Devereaux
 1997 Little Ghost
Mother Ghost
 1997 Amnesia
Charlene Hunt
 1995 Guns and Lipstick
Danielle Roberts
 1993 Eye of the Stranger
Lori
 1993 Paper Hearts
Jenny
 1993 Gunmen
Bennett
 1993 Double Threat
Monica Martel
 1992 Stringer
Joan
 1992 Primary Motive
Helen Poulas
 1992 Hit the Dutchman
Emma Flegenheimer
 1992 Forever
Angelica
 1992 The Player
Sally Kirkland
 1992 In the Heat of Passion
Lee Adams
 1990 Bullseye!
Willie
 1990/I Revenge
Rock Star
 1990 Two Evil Eyes
Eleonora ("The Black Cat")
 1989 High Stakes
Bambi / Melanie Rose
 1989 Best of the Best
Catherine Wade
 1989 Cold Feet
Maureen
 1989 Paint It Black
Marion Easton
 1989 White Hot
Harriet
 1987 Talking Walls
Hooker
 1987 Anna
Anna
 1984 Fatal Games
Diane Paine
 1983/II Love Letters
Sally
 1983 Double Exposure
Hooker
 1982 Human Highway
Kathryn
 1981 The Incredible Shrinking Woman
Store Cashier
 1980 Private Benjamin
Helga
 1979 La ilegal
Don Tony's Girlfriend
 1979 Hometown U.S.A.
Gwen
 1977 Flush
Janet
 1976 A Star Is Born
Photographer
 1976 Tracks
Train Passenger
 1976 Pipe Dreams
Two Street Betty
 1975 Breakheart Pass
Jane-Marie
 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 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
 1964 The 13 Most Beautiful Women
Beautiful Woman
 1961 Hey, Let's Twist!
Dancer (uncredited)
 1960 Crack in the Mirror
Bit Part (uncredited)
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Personal Details

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' 9" (1.75 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... See more »

Trivia:

Teaching Acting in West Hollywood, California and writing her memoirs. See more »

Trademark:

Platinum blonde hair See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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