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Diane Ladd

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. ​

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Nov 29, 1932 In Meridian, Mississippi, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie Evolution 2022
Known For
Poster of Evolution
Poster of Inland Empire
Poster of National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Poster of Chinatown
Movie Evolution Mama Blanche 2022
Movie The Last Full Measure Alice Pitsenbarger 2020-01-23
Movie Charlie's Christmas Wish Unknown 2020-11-02
Movie Olympia Herself 2018-11-11
Movie Christmas Lost and Found Grandma Frances 2018-12-07
Series Young Sheldon Hortense 2017-09-25
Movie Sophie and the Rising Sun Ruth Jeffers 2016-01-27
Movie AmeriGeddon Betty 2016-05-13
Series Chesapeake Shores Nell O'Brien 2016-08-14
Movie I Dream Too Much Vera 2016-06-21
Movie Joy Mimi 2015-12-24
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Unknown 2014-02-01
Series Enlightened Helen Jellicoe 2011-10-10
Movie American Cowslip Roe 2009-07-24
Series Celebrity Ghost Stories Unknown 2009-10-03
Movie Jake's Corner Unknown 2008-09-05
Movie Mayerthorpe Roszko's mother 2008-02-10
Movie Nora Roberts’ Montana Sky Bess 2007-02-05
Movie Come Early Morning Nana 2006-01-10
Movie Inland Empire Marilyn Levens 2006-09-06
Movie When I Find the Ocean Edna 2006-03-04
Movie Gracie's Choice Louela Lawson 2004-01-12
Movie Kingdom Hospital Sally Druse 2004-03-03
Movie Love, Death, Elvis & Oz: The Making of 'Wild at Heart' herself 2004-12-07
Series Stephen King's Kingdom Hospital Sally Druse 2004-03-03
Movie A Long Way Home Mother 2003-01-10
Series Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
Movie Charlie's War Jobie 2003-05-02
Movie Redemption of the Ghost Unknown 2002-02-24
Movie Talking to Heaven Regina Van Praagh 2002-04-28
Movie Rain Audrey Turnquick 2001-08-24
Series Christy: Choices of the Heart Unknown 2001-05-13
Movie Daddy and Them Jewel 2001-10-26
Movie 28 Days Bobbie Jean 2000-04-06
Movie More Than Puppy Love Aunt Edna 2000-02-25
Movie Sharing the Secret Nina's Mother 2000-05-10
Series Strong Medicine Unknown 2000-07-23
Movie The Law of Enclosures Bea 2000-09-15
Movie Can't Be Heaven Nona Gina 2000-12-05
Movie The Directors: The Films of Roger Corman self 1999-02-01
Movie The Staircase Sister Margaret 1998-04-12
Movie Primary Colors Mama Stanton 1998-03-20
Movie Breach of Faith: A Family of Cops II Aunt Shelly 1997-01-01
Movie The Westing Game Berthe Erica Crow 1997-09-14
Movie James Dean: Race with Destiny Mama Pierangeli 1997-10-02
Movie Citizen Ruth Ruth's mother 1996-12-13
Series Cold Lazarus Martina Masdon 1996-05-26
Movie Ghosts of Mississippi Grandma Caroline Moore 1996-12-20
Movie Mother Olivia Hendrix 1995-01-01
Movie Mrs. Munck Mrs. Munck 1995-01-01
Movie Raging Angels Sister Kate 1995-11-10
Movie Hush Little Baby Unknown 1994-01-06
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie The Cemetery Club Lucille Rubin 1993-02-03
Movie Carnosaur Dr. Jane Tiptree 1993-05-21
Movie Father Hood Rita 1993-08-27
Movie Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me Lucille 1992-05-21
Movie Forever Mabel Normand 1992-01-01
Movie Spies, Inc. Alice 1992-09-11
Movie A Kiss Before Dying Mrs. Corliss 1991-04-26
Series Sisters Unknown 1991-05-11
Movie Rambling Rose Mother 1991-09-10
Series Pebble Mill Unknown 1991-10-14
Movie Wild at Heart Marietta Fortune 1990-08-17
Movie Rock Hudson Kay 1990-01-08
Movie The Lookalike Mary Helen Needam 1990-12-13
Series Father Dowling Mysteries Unknown 1989-01-20
Movie National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Nora 1989-11-30
Movie Bluegrass Verna Howland 1988-02-28
Movie Plain Clothes Jane Melway 1988-04-15
Movie Black Widow Etta 1987-02-06
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie I Married a Centerfold Jeanette Bryan 1984-09-21
Movie Crime Of Innocence Rose Hayward 1984-10-27
Movie Little Red Riding Hood Mother 1983-11-10
Movie Grace Kelly Margaret Kelly 1983-02-21
Movie Something Wicked This Way Comes Mrs. Nightshade 1983-04-29
Series Faerie Tale Theatre Mother 1982-09-11
Movie All Night Long Helen Dupler 1981-03-06
Series Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones Lynette Jones 1980-04-15
Movie Willa Mae 1979-03-17
Movie Thaddeus Rose and Eddie Carlotta 1978-02-24
Series Black Beauty Amelia Gordon 1978-01-31
Movie The November Plan Laura Taylor 1977-01-01
Series The Love Boat Ruby Gibson 1977-09-24
Movie Embryo Martha Douglas 1976-05-21
Series City of Angels Unknown 1976-02-03
Movie Addie and the King of Hearts Irene Davis 1976-02-25
Series Alice Belle Dupree 1976-08-31
Series Battle of the Network Stars Unknown 1976-11-13
Series Movin' On Unknown 1974-05-08
Movie Chinatown Ida Sessions 1974-06-20
Movie Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore Flo 1974-12-09
Movie White Lightning Maggie 1973-08-06
Movie The Devil's Daughter Alice Shaw 1972-12-28
Movie The Steagle Mrs. Roberta Forbes 1971-09-15
Movie Rebel Rousers Karen 1970-04-01
Movie Macho Callahan Girl 1970-08-17
Series Then Came Bronson Unknown 1969-09-17
Movie The Reivers Phoebe 1969-12-25
Series Ironside Unknown 1967-03-28
Movie The Wild Angels Gaysh 1966-07-20
Series The Big Valley Unknown 1965-09-15
Series Daniel Boone Unknown 1964-09-24
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1963-10-04
Series Mr. Novak Unknown 1963-09-24
Series The Fugitive Unknown 1963-09-17
Series The Great Adventure Unknown 1963-09-27
Movie 40 Pounds of Trouble Honeymoon Bride 1962-01-01
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie Murder, Inc. Showgirl (uncredited) 1960-06-28
Series The Detectives Unknown 1959-10-16
Series 77 Sunset Strip Unknown 1958-10-10
Series Naked City Unknown 1958-09-30
Series Perry Mason Unknown 1957-09-21
Series The Walter Winchell File Unknown 1957-10-02
Series Decoy Selma Richmond 1957-10-14
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series The Oscars Herself 1953-03-18
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24