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Overview (3)

Born in Norman, Oklahoma, USA
Birth NameCandace June Clark
Height 5' 7" (1.7 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Candy Clark was born on June 20, 1947 in Norman, Oklahoma, USA as Candace June Clark. She is an actress, known for American Graffiti (1973), The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) and Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992). She was previously married to Jeff Wald and Marjoe Gortner.

Spouse (2)

Jeff Wald (1 January 1987 - 1988) (divorced)
Marjoe Gortner (April 1978 - 14 December 1979) (divorced)

Trivia (10)

(1975-1977) Lived with Jeff Bridges.
Was a fashion model in New York where she moved at age 18.
Graduated from Trimble Tech High School in Fort Worth, Texas.
Was romantically involved with director Nicolas Roeg at the time she starred in his film The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976).
She played Thomas Jerome Newton (David Bowie's character) in one scene in The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976), with a hat strategically pulled over her face on a day when Bowie was too ill to perform.
Auditioned for the role of Princess Leia Organa in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977).
Ex-stepmother of Jordan Sommers.
Was cited as one of the most promising movie personalities of 1973 in John Willis' 1974 Film Annual "Screen World" book.
Signed sixty of the Limited Edition American Graffiti (1973) 1958 Impala 1:18 scale Ertl American Muscle Cars models for the very first time ever, during Rocky and Brenda Whitehead's private signing with her in Tucson, Arizona on July 9, 2000. Actor Bo Hopkins, who was also in the film, was also present.
Friend of Mackenzie Phillips.

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