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Holly Palance


Holly Palance was born on August 5, 1950 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Holly Kathleen Palance. She is an actress, known for The Omen (1976), Under Fire (1983) and The Best of Times (1986). She was previously married to Roger Spottiswoode. See full bio »
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 1989 Cast the First Stone (TV Movie)
Ellen Armstrong
 1986 The Best of Times
Elly Dundee
 1983 Under Fire
Journalist
 1983 The Thorn Birds (TV Mini-Series)
Miss Carmichael
- Part 3 (1983) ... Miss Carmichael
- Part 2 (1983) ... Miss Carmichael
- Part 1 (1983) ... Miss Carmichael
 1982 Tuxedo Warrior
Sally / Jane (The African Run reissue)
 1982 Bret Maverick (TV Series)
Jessica 'Dolly' Denard
- Horse of Yet Another Color (1982) ... Jessica 'Dolly' Denard
 1980 Spy! (TV Series)
Cynthia
- Cynthia (1980) ... Cynthia
 1979 Telford's Change (TV Series)
American Woman
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... American Woman
 1978 The Comeback
Gail Cooper
 1976 Dickens of London (TV Mini-Series)
Miss Baldwin
- Memories (1976) ... Miss Baldwin
- Magic (1976) ... Miss Baldwin
- Money (1976) ... Miss Baldwin
- Fame (1976) ... Miss Baldwin
- Success (1976) ... Miss Baldwin
 1976 The Omen
Nanny
 1976 Plays for Britain (TV Series)
Mrs. Ede
- Shuttlecock (1976) ... Mrs. Ede
 1975 Thriller (TV Series)
Susie Kay
- Look Back in Happiness (1975) ... Susie Kay
 1973 Golf Etiquette
A Golfer
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1977: Played Lois Lane in Christopher Reeve's screen tests for the lead role in Superman (1978). This footage, long thought lost, was discovered in a vault and is included in a special-edition DVD release. See more »

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Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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She played Lois Lane opposite Christopher Reeve in his screen testing for the lead role in Superman (1978) on February 1, 1977, in London. His tests included both the balcony interview from Superman (1978) and the Niagara Falls hotel room scene from Superman II (1980), where Reeve played Clark Kent. She was Lois in both tests. The tests were photographed by Geoffrey Unsworth, who was the director... See more »

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