Performed as Li'l Bit in the play How I Learned to Drive in American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, MA, Sept 18, 1998 to Oct 10, 1998.
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Emmett | Debbie Winger
5' 4" (1.63 m)
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[on Urban Cowboy
(1980)]: I loved it. It was the opening of everything for me because of the way James Bridges
worked: the freedom, the collaboration, the end product. It was a slice of life, that movie. I'm real proud of it.
She spent a good part of the 1980s trying to get the studios to cast her in a biography of the torch-singer Libby Holman
, and another on Isabel Eberhardt, a 19th-century mystic who became involved in fighting religious wars in the Middle East. But she had burned bridges with influential Hollywood people with her outspokenness, and the studios were also reluctant to finance female-driven films, so...
Deep throaty voice