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Candy Clark

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Candace June "Candy" Clark (born June 20, 1947) is an American film and television actress, well known for her role as Debbie Dunham in the 1973 film American Graffiti, which garnered her an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actress, a character she reprised in 1979 for the sequel More American Graffiti. Her other well-known films are The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976), The Big Sleep (1978), Blue Thunder (1983), Cat's Eye (1985) and At Close Range (1986). Clark has made guest appearances on television series including Magnum, P.I., Banacek, Simon & Simon, Matlock, and Baywatch Nights. Clark was born in Norman, Oklahoma, the daughter of Ella (née Padberg) and Thomas Clark, a chef. She dated Jeff Bridges, whom she met on the set of Fat City, for several years. She was married to Marjoe Gortner from 1978-1979. She married Jeff Wald in 1987, and divorced him in 1988. As of 2007, she attends many hot rod shows, and enjoys gardening, collecting antiques, and trading memorabilia on eBay. Clark appears in the 2009 film The Informant! Description above from the Wikipedia article Candy Clark, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 20, 1947 In Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
43
First Appeared:
In the series Room 222 1969-09-11
Latest Project:
Movie Cold Moon 2016-10-27
Known For
Poster of The Boneyard Collection
Poster of Cool as Ice
Poster of The Tale of the Frog Prince
Poster of The Horror Hall of Fame: A Monster Salute
Filmography
Movie Cold Moon Evelyn Larkin 2016-10-27
Movie The Informant! Mark Whitacre's Mother 2009-09-18
Movie The Boneyard Collection 2008-01-01
Movie Dog Tags Deb Merritt 2008-01-01
Movie Zodiac Carol Fisher 2007-03-02
Series Criminal Minds Sandy Jareau 2005-09-22
Movie This Is How the World Ends Bus Driver 2000-01-01
Movie Cherry Falls Marge Marken 2000-08-25
Movie Niagara, Niagara Sally 1997-08-30
Series Baywatch Nights Unknown 1995-09-30
Movie Deuce Coupe Jean Fitzpatrick 1992-05-01
Movie Buffy the Vampire Slayer Buffy's Mom 1992-07-24
Movie Original Intent Jessica Cameron 1992-05-13
Movie Cool as Ice Grace 1991-10-18
Movie The Blob Fran Hewitt 1988-08-05
Movie Popeye Doyle Corinne Evans 1986-01-01
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Movie At Close Range Mary Sue 1986-04-18
Movie Cat's Eye Sally Ann 1985-04-12
Series Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18
Movie Hambone and Hillie Nancy Rollins 1983-04-24
Movie Blue Thunder Kate 1983-02-05
Series The Hitchhiker Unknown 1983-11-01
Movie Amityville 3-D Melanie 1983-11-18
Movie The Tale of the Frog Prince Queen Gwynneth / Candy 1982-09-11
Movie National Lampoon's Movie Madness Susan Cooper ("Growing Yourself") 1982-04-23
Movie Q Joan 1982-10-29
Series Faerie Tale Theatre Unknown 1982-09-11
Movie Be Pretty and Shut Up! Herself 1981-03-04
Series Simon & Simon Unknown 1981-11-24
Movie Rodeo Girl J.R. Patterson 1980-09-17
Series Magnum, P.I. Unknown 1980-12-11
Movie When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? Cheryl 1979-02-09
Movie More American Graffiti Debbie Dunham 1979-08-03
Movie The Big Sleep Camilla Sternwood 1978-03-13
Movie Citizen's Band Electra 1977-09-29
Movie I Will, I Will...For Now Sally Bingham 1976-02-18
Movie James Dean Chris White 1976-02-17
Movie The Man Who Fell to Earth Mary-Lou 1976-03-18
Movie The Horror Hall of Fame: A Monster Salute 1974-02-20
Movie American Graffiti Debbie Dunham 1973-08-01
Movie Fat City Faye 1972-07-26
Series Room 222 Unknown 1969-09-11