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Sissy Spacek (Mary Elizabeth Spacek)

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Biography

Quitman, Texas, USA
As a kid, Sissy Spacek climbed trees, rode horses, swam, and played in the woods. She was born Mary Elizabeth Spacek on December 25, 1949, in Quitman, Texas, to Virginia Frances (Spilman) and Edwin Arnold Spacek, Sr., a county agricultural agent. Her father's family was of Czech and German origin.

Sissy attended Quitman High School and was homecoming queen. After graduating, she embarked on an acting career, gaining interest in the profession through her cousin, actor Rip Torn. Sissy relocated to New York, and through him, enrolled in the New York branch of the Actors Studio. Read more...

Actor

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Character: Nita Longley

Raggedy Man 1981

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Character: Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a Leading Role and Presenter: Best Art Direction

The 53rd Annual Academy Awards 1981

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Character: Missus Walters

The Help 2011

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Character: Mattie Darrow

Get Low 2009

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Character: Marie Powell

Hot Rod 2007

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Character: Alice Aimes

North Country 2005

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Character: Mae Tuck

Tuck Everlasting 2002

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Character: Ruth Fowler

In the Bedroom 2001

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Character: Margie Fogg

Affliction 1997

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Character: Verena Talbo

The Grass Harp 1995

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Character: Spring Renfro

The Good Old Boys 1995

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Character: Mommy / Mama / Mom / Natasha

Trading Mom 1994

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Character: Susan Lansing

A Place for Annie 1994

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Character: Sherri Finkbine

A Private Matter 1992

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Character: Liz Garrison

JFK 1991

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Character: Christine Ann Coalter

Hard Promises 1991

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Character: Babe Magrath

Crimes of the Heart 1986

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Character: Augusta 'Gussie' Sawyer

Violets Are Blue... 1986

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Character: Marie Ragghianti

Marie 1985

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Character: Mae Garvey

The River 1984

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Character: Beth Horman

Missing 1982

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Character: Adrienne Nourse

Gimme Shelter 2010

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Character: Josie Cahill

Pictures of Hollis Woods 2007

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Character: Barbara Barrows

If These Walls Could Talk 1996

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Character: Pam O'Brien

Beyond the Call 1996

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Character: Marie Fermoyle

Songs in Ordinary Time 2000

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Character: Sibyl Danforth

Midwives 2001

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Character: Herself - Host / Amy Carter

Sissy Spacek/Richard Baskin 1977

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Character: Jessie Cates

'night, Mother 1986

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Character: Sarah Jane Simmons

The Waltons 1971

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Character: Verna Vane

Verna: USO Girl 1978

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Character: Herself - The 53rd Annual Academy Awards

Fonda on Fonda 1992

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Character: Pinky Rose

3 Women 1977

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Character: Katherine Alman

Katherine 1975

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Character: Herself - Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

The 54th Annual Academy Awards 1982

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Character: Wanda Trimpin

The Migrants 1974

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Character: Marilyn Densham

Strange Bedfellows 0

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Character: Marilyn Densham

Sins of the Father 0

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Character: Marilyn Densham

Under One Roof 0

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Character: Marilyn Densham

Next Ticket Out 0

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Character: Marilyn Densham

End of Days 0

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