Her play, "The Miss Firecracker Contest," was performed at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois, with Glenne Headly.
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Compared to being a playwright, when you're on the set you're really not meant to talk to people or give any advice. In theater you have more of a relationship with the director. You can say things to the actor. If the movie gets made, there's something so beautiful about it being seen all over the world. [With Crimes of the Heart
(1986)] you made a lot more money. That was to my liking.
One of four daughters born to a lawyer (her father) an an actress (her mother).
Stories set in the South