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Birth Name: Tessie Jean Washam

Age: 68, born 15 August 1950

Born and residing in: United States


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Tess Harper attended Southwest Missouri State University, now known as Missouri State University, in Springfield, MO. During the late 1960s, she did "street" acting in the theme parks, Dogpatch, USA, in Jasper, AR, and Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO. She was discovered while doing theater work in Dallas, TX. After being turned down at an audition for a Chuck Norris movie, Harper was recruited to come do a reading for "Tender Mercies" with Robert Duvall, for which she was selected to play the supporting role, earning her an award for best supporting actress.
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Nominated For An Acting Oscar Yet Never Won (141 person items)

"1 Nomination1987: Best supporting actress nominee for 'Crimes of the Heart'"


Leo added this to a list 1 year, 2 months ago
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"The Jackal"


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" Chick Boyle, Crimes of the Heart"



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