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Lea Katherine Thompson was born on May 31, 1961, in Rochester, Minnesota. She is the youngest of five children. Her parents are Barbara and Cliff Thompson. Since all her siblings were much older than she, Lea says it seemed like she had more than two parents. The family lived in the Starlight Motel, all the kids sharing a room. Things began to ... See full bio »

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TV commercial for Twix (1984) See more »

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2 Interviews | 7 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[2012, on Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)] I never would've done it if it hadn't been for Howard the Duck (1986). I'd actually turned it down. And, then, when "Howard The Duck" was such a bomb that weekend, Eric Stoltz came and said, "Howard Deutch wants to offer you this movie again". I'd already turned it down, and I was like, "I'd better take it". I just kept hearing this voice going, "Get back ... See more »

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Won scholarships to the School of American Ballet and the American Ballet Theatre. See more »

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