Piper Laurie



Place of birth:

Detroit, Michigan, USA:


​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Piper Laurie (born Rosetta Jacobs; January 22, 1932) is an American actress of stage and screen best known for her roles in the television series Twin Peaks and the films The Hustler, Carrie, and Children of a Lesser God, all of which brought her Academy Award nominations. In 1991 she won a Golden Globe Award for her portrayal of Catherine Martell in Twin Peaks. Description above from the Wikipedia article Piper Laurie, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

White Boy Rick (2018)
as Grandma Verna Wershe
Snapshots (2018)
as Rose
Bad Blood... the Hunger (2012)
as Milly Lathrop
Another Harvest Moon (2010)
as June
Hesher (2010)
as Madeleine Forney
Hounddog (2008)
as Grammie
The Dead Girl (2006)
as Arden's Mother
Eulogy (2004)
as Charlotte Collins
The Last Brickmaker in America (2001)
as Ruth Anne
Midwives (2001)
as Cheryl Visco
Possessed (2000)
as Aunt Hanna
Dario Argento: An Eye for Horror (2000)
as Herself
Inherit the Wind (1999)
as Sarah Brady
Palmer's Pick Up (1999)
as Evangelist
The Faculty (1998)
as Mrs. Karen Olson
Alone (1997)
as Lillie Dawson
A Christmas Memory (1997)
as Jennie
Intensity (1997)
as Miriam Braynard
The Road to Galveston (1996)
St. Patrick's Day (1996)
as MaryPat Donnelly-McDonough
The Crossing Guard (1995)
as Helen Booth
The Grass Harp (1995)
as Dolly Talbo
Fighting for My Daughter (1995)
as Judge Edna Burton
Shadows of Desire (1994)
as Ellis Snow
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway (1993)
as Georgia
Sad Inheritance (1993)
as Margaret Kinsey
Trauma (1993)
as Adriana Petrescu
Rich in Love (1992)
as Vera Delmage
Storyville (1992)
as Constance Fowler
Other People's Money (1991)
as Bea Sullivan
Rising Son (1990)
as Martha Robinson
Twin Peaks (1989)
as Catherine Martell
Dream a Little Dream (1989)
as Gena Ettinger
Go Toward the Light (1988)
as Margo
Tiger Warsaw (1988)
as Frances Warsaw
Appointment with Death (1988)
as Emily Boynton
Distortions (1987)
as Margot Caldwell
Promise (1986)
as Annie Gilbert
Children of a Lesser God (1986)
as Mrs. Norman
Love, Mary (1985)
as Christine Groda
Return to Oz (1985)
as Aunt Em
Mae West (1982)
as Matilda West
The Bunker (1981)
as Magda Goebbels
Macbeth (1981)
as Lady Macbeth
Tim (1979)
as Mary Horton
Rainbow (1978)
as Ethel Gumm
The Boss' Son (1978)
as Elaine
In the Matter of Karen Ann Quinlan (1977)
as Julie Quinlan
Ruby (1977)
as Ruby
Carrie (1976)
as Margaret White
The Hustler (1961)
as Sarah Packard
Until They Sail (1957)
as Delia Leslie Friskett
Kelly and Me (1957)
as Mina Van Runkle
Ain't Misbehavin' (1955)
as Sarah Hatfield
Smoke Signal (1955)
as Laura Evans
Dawn at Socorro (1954)
as Rannah Hayes
Johnny Dark (1954)
as Liz Fielding
Dangerous Mission (1954)
as Louise Graham
The Golden Blade (1953)
as Khairuzan
The Mississippi Gambler (1953)
as Angelique 'Leia' Dureau
Son of Ali Baba (1952)
as Kiki / Princess Azura
Has Anybody Seen My Gal? (1952)
as Millicent Blaisdell
No Room for the Groom (1952)
as Lee Kingshead
The Prince Who Was a Thief (1951)
as Tina
Francis Goes to the Races (1951)
as Frances Travers
The Milkman (1950)
as Chris Abbott
Louisa (1950)
as Cathy Norton