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Meg Tilly


Meg Tilly was set on being a dancer, and at 17 connected to the Connecticut Ballet Company and later Throne Dance Theatre. It was in this capacity that she had her screen debut in Alan Parker's Fame (1980). Unfortunately, an injury to her back cut short her plans for a dance career, and a small appearance in the TV series Hill Street Blues (1981) ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Big Chill
(1983)
Body Snatchers
Body Snatchers Carol Malone
(1993)
Psycho II
Psycho II Mary Loomis
(1983)
Valmont
Valmont Madame de Tourvel
(1989)

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 2017 War Machine (post-production)
Jeanie McChrystal
 2016 Antibirth
Lorna
 2010 Caprica (TV Series)
Mother
- Unvanquished (2010) ... Mother
 1995 Journey (TV Movie)
Min
 1994 Trick of the Eye (TV Movie)
Faith Crowell
 1994 Winnetka Road (TV Series)
George Grace
- Virtual Reality (1994) ... George Grace
- Women in Love (1994) ... George Grace
- The Real Wisconsin (1994) ... George Grace
- Videosity (1994) ... George Grace
- The White Zone (1994) ... George Grace
 1993 Fallen Angels (TV Series)
Lois Weldon
 1993 Avonlea (TV Series)
Evelyn Grier
- Evelyn (1993) ... Evelyn Grier
 1992 Leaving Normal
Marianne
 1990 In the Best Interest of the Child (TV Movie)
Jennifer Colton
 1989 Nightmare Classics (TV Series)
Carmilla
- Carmilla (1989) ... Carmilla
 1988 The Girl in a Swing
Karin
 1988 Masquerade
Olivia Lawrence
 1986 Off Beat
Rachel Wareham
 1984 Impulse
Jennifer
 1982 Tex
Jamie Collins
 1982 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Hooker
- Some Like It Hot-Wired (1982) ... Hooker
 1981 The Trouble with Grandpa (TV Movie)
Dorie
 1980 Fame
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Novel: "Porcupine". See more »

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1 Interview | 5 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[on her role in Bomb Girls (2012)] It wasn't just another job, stacking cans of tomatoes in a supermarket. I was building the bombs and the ammunition that my sons were using. If I built a faulty one, it might mean that they might die. There was a real sense that we needed to do the best job that we possibly can. At least for my character, it was vitally important. It was almost obsessive: that ... See more »

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Relationship with Colin Firth began while filming Milos Forman's Valmont (1989). See more »

Nickname:

Meggers

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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