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Harper, Tess


  • [Tessie Jean "Tess" Harper (née Washam; born August 15, 1950 in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas) is an American actress. She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her first film role in 1983's Tender Mercies, and for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the 1986 film Crimes of the Heart. Her other film appearances include Flashpoint (1984), Ishtar (1987), Far North (1988), and No Country for Old Men (2007). She also had a recurring role on the first three seasons of Breaking Bad (2008-2010).]
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    • Birth Date

        1950-08-15
    • Birth Place

        Mammoth Spring (Ark.)
    • Associated Locale

        United States
    • Occupation

      (lcsh) Actors and actresses

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    • found: Crimes of the heart [VR], c1996:credits (Tess Harper)
    • found: LC in OCLC, Nov. 18, 1996(hdg.: Harper, Tess)
    • found: Wikipedia viewed Aug. 21, 2020(Tessie Jean "Tess" Harper (née Washam; born August 15, 1950 in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas) is an American actress. She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her first film role in 1983's Tender Mercies, and for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the 1986 film Crimes of the Heart. Her other film appearances include Flashpoint (1984), Ishtar (1987), Far North (1988), and No Country for Old Men (2007). She also had a recurring role on the first three seasons of Breaking Bad (2008-2010). - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tess_Harper
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    • [Tessie Jean "Tess" Harper (née Washam; born August 15, 1950 in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas) is an American actress. She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her first film role in 1983's Tender Mercies, and for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the 1986 film Crimes of the Heart. Her other film appearances include Flashpoint (1984), Ishtar (1987), Far North (1988), and No Country for Old Men (2007). She also had a recurring role on the first three seasons of Breaking Bad (2008-2010).]
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    • 1996-12-11: new
    • 2020-08-26: revised
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