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Alison Arngrim


New York Times Best Selling author of "Confessions of A Prairie Bitch: How I Survived Nellie Oleson and Learned to Love Being Hated", Alison Arngrim is best known to viewers world-wide for her portrayal of the incredibly nasty "Nellie Oleson" on the much loved, long running hit television series "Little House On The Prairie," and continues to ... See full bio »

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 2015 Life Interrupted (TV Movie) (post-production)
Ally Hughes
 2015 Lazy Susan (announced)
Lily
 2015 CPR Talent Agency (TV Movie)
Alison Arngrim
 2014-2015 The Comeback Kids (TV Series) (announced)
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- Child Star Support Group Part 2 (2015) ... Alison Arngrim (rumored)
- Reality TV Sucks (2014) ... Alison Arngrim (rumored)
 2012 Livin' the Dream (Video short)
Debbie Sweat
 2009 Make the Yuletide Gay
Heather Mancuso
 2009 Make the Yuletide Gay: Outtakes (Video short)
Heather Mancuso
 2007 Le deal
Edith
 2000 For the Love of May (Short)
Jude
 1986 Video Valentino (Short)
Trixie
 1983 I Married Wyatt Earp (TV Movie)
Amy (as Allison Arngrim)
 1981 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Becky Daniels
 1981 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Lisa Blake
 1974 Throw Out the Anchor!
Stevie
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (35 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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Other Works:

Did the voice of Amy Carter on a comedy album during Jimmy Carter's administration. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »


Alternate Names:

Allison Arngrim

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Her signature "Nellie Oleson curls" were a wig, which were held so tightly to her head that her scalp bled. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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