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Holly Woodlawn (1946–2015)


Holly Woodlawn was born on October 26, 1946 in Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico as Haraldo Santiago Franceschi Rodriguez Danhakl. She was an actress, known for Trash (1970), Twin Falls Idaho (1999) and Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998). She died on December 6, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Trash
Trash Holly Sandiago
(1970)
Twin Falls Idaho
Twin Falls Idaho Flamboyant at Party
(1999)
Women in Revolt
(1971)

Filmography

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 2014 Transparent (TV Series)
Vivian
- The Wilderness (2014) ... Vivian
- The Letting Go (2014) ... Vivian
 2012/II Dust
Rita
 2012 She Gone Rogue (Short)
Aunt Holly
 2012 East of the Tar Pits
Mattie
 2011 The Ghosts of Los Angeles (Short)
Holly
 2011/I The Lie
Cherry
 2009 Madonna: Celebration - The Video Collection (Video)
Holly Woodlawn (segment "Deeper and Deeper")
 2007 Alibi
Gracie
 2003 Milwaukee, Minnesota
Transvestite
 1999 Twin Falls Idaho
Flamboyant at Party
 1996 Bubblegum (Short)
 1996 Phantom Pain
 1996 Beverly Hills Hustlers (Video)
Drag Queen Hustler (non-sexual role) (as Ms. Holly Woodlawn)
 1995 Scathed
Miss Antonia Curtis
 1995 The Matinee Idol (Video)
Party Guest
 1995 Matinee Idol (Video)
 1993 Night Owl
Barfly
 1992 Madonna: Deeper and Deeper (Video short)
Holly Woodlawn
 1978 Take Off
Lounge Singer (segment "1940's")
 1973 Broken Goddess (Short)
 1971 Women in Revolt
Holly
 1971 Bad Marien's Last Year (Short)
Angel
 1970 Trash
Holly Sandiago
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Show Show Self (24 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Holly Woodlawn co-wrote her autobiography "A Lowlife in Highheels," published in 1991 by St.Martin's Press. A soft-cover edition was later released by Harper-Collins.

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Alternate Names:

Ms. Holly Woodlawn
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Personal Quote:

If I'm wearing pants, call me a man. If I'm wearing a dress, call me a cab! See more »

Trivia:

Holly's story was immortalized in the first lines of the Lou Reed song "Walk on the Wild Side." The song began: "Holly came from Miami, F - L - A - -- Hitch-hiked her way across the U - S - A - -- Plucked her eyebrows on the way - Shaved her legs and then - he was a she. She says, 'Hey, babe, take a walk on the wild side' ". Taking the name Holly Woodlawn after running away from home at age 15 ... See more »

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