Person Details

Birthday: 1932-11-29 00:58:38

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Meridian, Mississippi, U.S.A.

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Movie Involvements: 52

TV Involvements: 7


Most Famous Work

Biography

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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Diane Ladd, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​

Most Famous Work

Chinatown
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8

Chinatown

(1974) Ida Sessions
Inland Empire
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7

Inland Empire

(2006) Marilyn Levens
The Last Full Measure
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8

The Last Full Measure

(2020) Alice Pitsenbarger
Chesapeake Shores
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8

Chesapeake Shores

(2016) Nell O'Brien
Primary Colors
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6

Primary Colors

(1998) Mama Stanton
Black Widow
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6

Black Widow

(1987) Etta
Something Wicked This Way Comes
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7

Something Wicked This Way Comes

(1983) Mrs. Nightshade
Rambling Rose
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7

Rambling Rose

(1991) Mother

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Alice Pitsenbarger
2018 Grandma Frances
Herself
2016 Nell O'Brien
Vera
Betty
Ruth Jeffers
2015 Mimi
2014 N/A
2011 Helen Jellicoe
2009 N/A
Roe
2008 N/A
Roszko's mother
2007 Bess
2006 Marilyn Levens
Edna
Nana
2004 herself
Sally Druse
Sally Druse
Louela Lawson
2003 N/A
Jobie
Mother
2002 Regina Van Praagh
N/A
2001 Jewel
Audrey Turnquick
N/A
2000 Nona Gina
Bea
N/A
Nina's Mother
Bobbie Jean
Aunt Edna
1998 Sister Margaret
Mama Stanton
1997 Mama Pierangeli
Berthe Erica Crow
1996 Ruth's mother
Martina Masdon
1995 Sister Kate
Mrs. Munck
Olivia Hendrix
1994 N/A
N/A
N/A
1993 Rita
Dr. Jane Tiptree
Lucille Rubin
N/A
1992 Alice
Lucille
Mabel Normand
1991 N/A
Mother
N/A
Mrs. Corliss
1990 Mary Helen Needam
Marietta Fortune
Kay
1989 Nora Griswold
N/A
1988 Jane Melway
Verna Howland
1987 Etta
1986 N/A
1984 Jeanette Bryan
1983 Mother
Mrs. Nightshade
Margaret Kelly
1982 Mother
1981 Helen Dupler
1980 Lynette Jones
1979 Mae
1978 Carlotta
Amelia Gordon
1977 Ruby Gibson
Laura Taylor
1976 N/A
N/A
Martha Douglas
Irene Davis
N/A
1974 Flo
Ida Sessions
N/A
1973 Maggie
Alice Shaw
1971 Mrs. Roberta Forbes
1970 Girl
Karen
1969 Phoebe
N/A
1967 N/A
1966 Gaysh
1965 N/A
1964 N/A
1963 N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
1962 N/A
Honeymoon Bride
1960 Showgirl (uncredited)
1959 N/A
1958 N/A
N/A
1957 Selma Richmond
N/A
N/A
1955 N/A
1953 Herself
1951 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1995 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1995 Screenplay
Year Role Movie/Tv

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