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The daughter of Grateful Dead devotee and first manager Hank Harrison and psychotherapist Linda Caroll, Courtney Love was born Courtney Michelle Harrison in San Francisco, California in 1964. Love spent her early years living in hippie communes in Oregon and at schools in Europe and New Zealand, under the care of her mother and other family ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 7 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Revenge (TV Series)
White Gold
- Two Graves (2015) ... White Gold
- Plea (2015) ... White Gold
- Clarity (2015) ... White Gold
 2015 Empire (TV Series)
Elle Dallas
 2014 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series)
Ms. Harrison
- Suits of Woe (2014) ... Ms. Harrison
- Faith and Despondency (2014) ... Ms. Harrison
- The Separation of Crows (2014) ... Ms. Harrison
- Poor Little Lambs (2014) ... Ms. Harrison
 2014 Fall Out Boy: The Young Blood Chronicles
The Head Bitch In Charge
 2009 Nice Brothers (TV Series)
Lady #1
- The Nice Brothers (2009) ... Lady #1
 2002 Trapped
 2001 Julie Johnson
 2000 Hole: Be a Man (Video short)
 1996 Feeling Minnesota
Rhonda the Waitress
 1988 Tapeheads
Norman's Spanker (uncredited)
 1986 Straight to Hell
 1984 Club Vatican (Short)
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Record "America's Sweetheart", Virgin Records, 2004 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 6 Interviews | 40 Articles | 29 Pictorials | 13 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Courtney Love Cobain | Hole | Courtney Love-Cobain


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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[Commenting to NME on the hypocritically differing attitudes towards male and female rockstars]- You've got to be prepared for the names they are going to call you compared to your male peers... You will be a floozy and a slattern. He will be virile and a ladies' man. You will be a freakshow, a retching wretch, a sloppy drunk. He will be charismatic, vainglorious, a ferocious drunk and Dionysian.... See more »


Though the band denies it, she insists she inspired the song "Crush With Eyeliner" that appeared on the 1990s R.E.M. album "Monster". See more »


Hippie grunge style See more »



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