She acted in Tennessee Williams' play, "A Streetcar Named Desire," in a Peter Hall Company production at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Sandra Dickinson, Toby Stephens, Christian Burgess, and Imogen Stubbs in the cast.
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Lange Baryshnikov, Aleksandra "Shura"
| Lange, Al
Did You Know?
It took Sydney Pollack
a long time to get me to do Tootsie
(1982). I asked myself if I wanted to play some frothy, ditzy character after I had just done Frances
(1982). Obviously, I'm thrilled that I did.
Her interpretation of the pushed-to-the-limit Cora in the remake of The Postman Always Rings Twice
(1981) was partially inspired by the downbeat life of B-movie actress Barbara Payton
. In a Rolling Stone interview, Lange mentioned how she thought her character might have first drifted to Hollywood as an aspiring starlet, and co-star Jack Nicholson
gave her Payton's lurid, tell-all autobiography "...