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Nancy Anne Allen (born June 24, 1950) is a Golden Globe nominated American actress and cancer activist.

Allen began an acting and modelling career as a child, and from the mid-1970s appeared in small film roles, most notably the anchor of Robert Zemeckis's ensemble comedy I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978). A pivotal supporting role in Carrie (1976) brought her recognition, and after marrying the director Brian De Palma, she appeared in several of his films, including Dressed to Kill (1980) and Blow Out (1981). Her subsequent films include Strange Invaders (1983), The Philadelphia Experiment (1984), Poltergeist III (1988), Limit Up (1990), Out of Sight (1998), and the RoboCop trilogy.

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Nancy Anne Allen (born June 24, 1950) is a Golden Globe nominated American actress and cancer activist.

Allen began an acting and modelling career as a child, and from the mid-1970s appeared in small film roles, most notably the anchor of Robert Zemeckis's ensemble comedy I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978). A pivotal supporting role in Carrie (1976) brought her recognition, and after marrying the director Brian De Palma, she appeared in several of his films, including Dressed to Kill (1980) and Blow Out (1981). Her subsequent films include Strange Invaders (1983), The Philadelphia Experiment (1984), Poltergeist III (1988), Limit Up (1990), Out of Sight (1998), and the RoboCop trilogy.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1950-06-24

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

RoboDoc: The Creation of Robocop as Herself
2016 Close Encounters with Vilmos Zsigmond as Herself
2012 Bound by Flesh as Voiceover
2004 John Travolta: The Inside Story as Herself
2002 Circuit as Louise
2001 The Making of 'Dressed to Kill' as Herself
2001 The Division (1 episode)
1999 Kiss Toledo Goodbye as Madge
1999 Children of the Corn 666: Isaac's Return as Rachel Colby
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode)
1999 Secret of the Andes as Brenda Willings
1998 Out of Sight as Midge
1998 The Pass as Shirley Duprey
1997 Dusting Cliff 7 as Anna Bishop
1997 Against The Law as Maggie Hewitt
1996 E! True Hollywood Story (1 episode)
1994 Touched by an Angel (1 episode)
1994 The Man Who Wouldn't Die as Jessie Gallardo
1993 Acting on Impulse as Cathy Thomas
1993 RoboCop 3 as Officer Anne Lewis
1991 The Commish (1 episode)
1990 Memories of Murder as Alice
1990 RoboCop 2 as Officer Anne Lewis
1989 Limit Up as Casey Falls
1988 Poltergeist III as Patricia Wilson-Gardner
1987 RoboCop as Officer Anne Lewis
1987 Sweet Revenge as Jillian Grey
1986 The Gladiator as Susan Neville
1984 Not For Publication as Lois
1984 Terror in the Aisles as Herself - Hostess
1984 The Philadelphia Experiment as Allison Hayes
1984 The Buddy System as Carrie
1984 The Princess and the Pea as Princess Elizabeth
1983 Strange Invaders as Betty Walker
1982 Faerie Tale Theatre (1 episode) as Princess Elizabeth
1981 Blow Out as Sally Badina
1980 Dressed to Kill as Liz Blake
1980 Home Movies as Kristina
1979 1941 as Donna Stratton
1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand as Pam Mitchell
1976 Carrie as Christine Hargenson
1975 Forced Entry as Hitch Hiker
1973 The Last Detail as Nancy

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