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Shirley Slater (1935–2002)

Shirley Slater was born on January 30, 1935 in Lynchburg, Virginia, USA. She was an actress, known for The Candidate (1972), Why Would I Lie? (1980) and Maxie (1973). She was married to Harry Basch. She died on August 23, 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Candidate
The Candidate Actress
Why Would I Lie?
Maxie Gert
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Joey's Mother


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 1984 The A-Team (TV Series)
Nurse Heidelberg
- Timber! (1984) ... Nurse Heidelberg
 1982 Dynasty (TV Series)
Sanitarium Attendant
- The Wedding (1982) ... Sanitarium Attendant
 1982 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
The Judge
- The Empty Gun (1982) ... The Judge
 1981 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
 1980-1981 Texas (TV Series)
Maggie Dekker
- Episode #1.278 (1981) ... Maggie Dekker
- Episode #1.275 (1981) ... Maggie Dekker
- Episode #1.273 (1981) ... Maggie Dekker
- Episode #1.263 (1981) ... Maggie Dekker
- Episode #1.261 (1981) ... Maggie Dekker
 1980 Why Would I Lie?
 1976 The Waltons (TV Series)
Woman in Congregation
- The Cloudburst (1976) ... Woman in Congregation
 1974 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (TV Movie)
Joey's Mother
 1974 Great Performances (TV Series)
Mother Marguerite / Townswoman
- Cyrano de Bergerac (1974) ... Mother Marguerite / Townswoman
 1973 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Customer - grocery store
- The House on Hyde Street (1973) ... Customer - grocery store
 1973 Maxie
 1972 The Candidate

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Wife of Harry Basch.

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