(2001-02) Stage: Appeared in William Inge
's play, "Come Back, Little Sheba," in Bonnie Franklin's Classic Contemporary American Play production at the Ford Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, with Pat Harrington Jr.
, Zooey Deschanel
, Brian Callan, Marsha Kramer, Charlie Dell, Jordan Belfi, Mark Bradford Hill, David Spielberg
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Laurie Piper | Fumio Yamaguchi
5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Nobody thought of me as an actress. They just remembered that publicity story about my munching flower petals for breakfast. I even thought of giving up the name 'Piper Laurie' because I felt there was a stigma attached to it. I never could figure out just how many parts I lost and how many parts I won because of this name. I know some producers and directors said, 'Well, maybe she can act even ...
Prior to Laurie's birth, her sister Sherry Arlene Jacobs had bee afflicted with asthma, a disease her sister had, since birth. She and her parents were so concerned that at one point they loaded Piper and Sherry onto a bus and went to Arizona, to see if the climate would help Sherry Arlene's asthma. Unfortunately, it didn't.
Red hair and brown eyes