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Kathleen Turner was born June 19, 1954 in Springfield, Missouri, to Patsy (Magee) and Allen Richard Turner, a U.S. Foreign Service officer. She graduated from American School in London in 1972. After the death of her father, the Turner family moved back to the United States where Kathleen later enrolled at Missouri State University for two years, ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 12 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Virgin Suicides
The Virgin Suicides Mrs. Lisbon
(1999)
Romancing the Stone
Romancing the Stone Joan Wilder
(1984)
Marley & Me
Marley & Me Ms. Kornblut
(2008)
Peggy Sue Got Married
(1986)

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Music video: Billy Ocean's "When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going". See more »

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1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 13 Articles | 13 Pictorials | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Rheumatoid arthritis] The day I was told, I went from the hospital to kindergarten for a meeting with my daughter's teacher and looked at these little chairs and started crying because I knew there was no way I would be able to get into that chair. See more »

Trivia:

Referenced by Jack Black in High Fidelity (2000). He says that his band's name is very close to being called "Kathleen Turner Overdrive". See more »

Trademark:

Seductive husky voice

Star Sign:

Gemini

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I think she looks pretty damned good tommary1962-398-415647
Kathleen's amazing change of looks during the 90s: what really happened hc-braendle
Why all the hate??? Nijn1978
Accent? allthumbs-3
Should Have a Comeback Spacebaby1
Totally thought she'd get a globe nomination! kpy85
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