Diane Ladd

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Diane Ladd (born November 29, 1935) is an American actress, film director, producer and published author. She has appeared in over 120 roles, on television, and in miniseries and feature films, including Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974), Wild at Heart (1990), Rambling Rose (1991), Ghosts of Mississippi, Primary Colors, 28 Days (2000), and American Cowslip (2008). Twice divorced and currently married, Ladd is the mother of actress Laura Dern by ex-husband actor Bruce Dern.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Diane Ladd (born November 29, 1935) is an American actress, film director, producer and published author. She has appeared in over 120 roles, on television, and in miniseries and feature films, including Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974), Wild at Heart (1990), Rambling Rose (1991), Ghosts of Mississippi, Primary Colors, 28 Days (2000), and American Cowslip (2008). Twice divorced and currently married, Ladd is the mother of actress Laura Dern by ex-husband actor Bruce Dern.

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Gender Female

Known Credits 90

Birthday 1932-11-29

Place of Birth Meridian, Mississippi, U.S.A.

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Chesapeake Shores(4 episodes) as Nell O'Brien
2016 Sophie and the Rising Sun as Ruth Jeffers
2015 Joy as Mimi
2015 I Dream Too Much as Vera
2011 Enlightened(18 episodes) as Helen Jellicoe
2008 Jake's Corner
2008 Mayerthorpe as Roszko's mother
2007 Montana Sky as Bess
2006 Inland Empire as Marilyn Levens
2006 Come Early Morning as Nana
2004 Kingdom Hospital as Sally Druse
2004 Kingdom Hospital(19 episodes) as Sally Druse
2004 Gracie's Choice as Louela Lawson
2003 Cold Case(1 episode)
2002 Talking to Heaven as Regina Van Praagh
2002 Redemption of the Ghost
2001 Daddy and Them as Jewel
2001 Rain as Audrey Turnquick
2000 Strong Medicine(2 episodes)
2000 28 Days as Bobbie Jean
2000 More Than Puppy Love as Aunt Edna
1998 The Staircase as Sister Margaret
1998 Primary Colors as Mama Stanton
1997 James Dean: Race with Destiny as Mama Pierangeli
1997 The Westing Game as Berthe Erica Crow
1996 Citizen Ruth as Ruth's mother
1996 Cold Lazarus(4 episodes)
1996 Cold Lazarus as Martina Masdon
1995 Mrs. Munck as Mrs. Munck
1994 Touched by an Angel(1 episode)
1994 ER(1 episode)
1993 Father Hood as Rita
1993 Carnosaur as Dr. Jane Tiptree
1993 The Cemetery Club as Lucille Rubin
1993 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman(4 episodes)
1992 Spies, Inc. as Alice
1992 Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me as Lucille
1992 Forever as Mabel Normand
1991 Pebble Mill(1 episode)
1991 Rambling Rose as Mother
1991 Sisters(2 episodes)
1991 A Kiss Before Dying as Mrs. Corliss
1990 The Lookalike as Mary Helen Needam
1990 Wild at Heart as Marietta Fortune
1990 Rock Hudson as Kay
1989 National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation as Nora Griswold
1988 Bluegrass as Verna Howland
1988 Plain Clothes as Jane Melway
1987 Father Dowling Mysteries(1 episode)
1987 Black Widow as Etta
1986 L.A. Law(1 episode)
1984 I Married a Centerfold as Jeanette Bryan
1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes as Mrs. Nightshade
1983 Grace Kelly as Margaret Kelly
1982 Faerie Tale Theatre(1 episode)
1981 All Night Long as Helen Dupler
1978 Black Beauty as Amelia Gordon
1977 The Love Boat(1 episode)
1976 Battle of the Network Stars(1 episode)
1976 Alice(202 episodes)
1976 Embryo as Martha Douglas
1976 Addie and the King of Hearts as Irene Davis
1976 City of Angels(3 episodes)
1974 Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore as Flo
1974 Chinatown as Ida Sessions
1974 Movin' On(1 episode)
1973 White Lightning as Maggie
1973 The Devil's Daughter as Alice Shaw
1970 Rebel Rousers as Karen
1969 The Reivers as Phoebe
1969 Then Came Bronson(1 episode)
1967 Ironside(1 episode)
1966 Shane(0 episodes)
1966 The Wild Angels as Gaysh
1965 The Big Valley(1 episode)
1964 Daniel Boone(1 episode)
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre(1 episode)
1963 The Great Adventure(1 episode)
1963 Mr. Novak(1 episode)
1963 The Fugitive(1 episode)
1962 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson(1 episode)
1962 40 Pounds of Trouble as Honeymoon Bride
1959 The Detectives(1 episode)
1958 77 Sunset Strip(1 episode)
1958 Naked City(2 episodes)
1957 Decoy(1 episode)
1957 The Walter Winchell File(1 episode)
1957 Perry Mason(1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke(3 episodes)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode)

Directing

1995 Mrs. Munck … Director

Writing

1995 Mrs. Munck … Screenplay

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