Candy Clark



Place of birth:

Norman, Oklahoma, USA:


​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.

Film Credits

5 Weddings (2018)
as Claudia Burrell
Cold Moon (2016)
as Evelyn Larkin
The Informant! (2009)
as Mark Whitacre's Mother
Dog Tags (2008)
as Deb Merritt
The Boneyard Collection (2008)
as Jane Torquemada (segment "Cry of the Mummy")
Zodiac (2007)
as Carol Fisher
Watching the Alien (2003)
R2-D2: Beneath the Dome (2001)
as Self
Cherry Falls (2000)
as Marge Marken
This Is How the World Ends (2000)
as Bus Driver
The Making of 'American Graffiti' (1998)
as Herself
Niagara, Niagara (1998)
as Sally
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992)
as Buffy's Mom
Original Intent (1992)
as Jessica Cameron
Deuce Coupe (1992)
as Jean Fitzpatrick
Cool as Ice (1991)
as Grace
The Blob (1988)
as Fran Hewitt
At Close Range (1986)
as Mary Sue
Popeye Doyle (1986)
as Corinne Evans
Cat's Eye (1985)
as Sally Ann
Amityville 3-D (1983)
as Melanie
Hambone and Hillie (1983)
as Nancy Rollins
Blue Thunder (1983)
as Kate
Cocaine and Blue Eyes (1983)
as Ruthann Gideon
The Tale of the Frog Prince (1982)
as Queen Gwynneth / Candy
Q (1982)
as Joan
National Lampoon's Movie Madness (1982)
as Susan Cooper ("Growing Yourself")
Sois belle et tais-toi! (1981)
as Self
Rodeo Girl (1980)
as J.R. Patterson
More American Graffiti (1979)
as Debbie Dunham
When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? (1979)
as Cheryl
Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill (1979)
as Sharee
The Big Sleep (1978)
as Camilla Sternwood
Citizens Band (1977)
as Electra
The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
as Mary-Lou
I Will, I Will...For Now (1976)
as Sally Bingham
James Dean (1976)
as Chris White
The Horror Hall of Fame: A Monster Salute (1974)
as Herself
American Graffiti (1973)
as Debbie Dunham
Fat City (1972)
as Faye