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Marilyn Burns (I) (1949–2014)


Marilyn Burns was born Mary Lynn Ann Burns on May 7, 1949 in Erie, Pennsylvania, and raised in Houston, Texas. She attended the University of Texas at Austin where she graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Drama. Marilyn was one of the original scream queens, remembered primarily for her role in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974). She played Sally... See full bio »

Died:

(age 65) in Houston, Texas, USA

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Known For

Texas Chainsaw 3D Verna / Sally Hardesty
(2013)
Helter Skelter Linda Kasabian
(1976)

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 2014/I Sacrament
Beulah Standifer
 2013 Texas Chainsaw 3D
Verna / Sally Hardesty
 2012 Butcher Boys
Ruth
 1998 Michael Hayes (TV Series)
Sally
- Under Color of Law (1998) ... Sally
 1994 Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation
Patient on Gurney (as Anonymous)
 1985 Future-Kill
Dorothy Grim
 1983 California Cowboys
Carmen
 1981 Kiss Daddy Goodbye
Nora Dennis
 1976 Eaten Alive
Faye
 1976 Helter Skelter (TV Movie)
Linda Kasabian
 1974 Lovin' Molly
Sarah Peters / Molly Taylor (uncredited)
 1970 Brewster McCloud
Tour Guide (uncredited)
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Show Show Self (4 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (10 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Anonymous

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Received her Bachelor's degree in Drama from the University of Texas at Austin (1971). See more »

Nickname:

The Scream Queen

Star Sign:

Taurus

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