Piper Laurie

22 Jan 1932


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.


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Filmography (47 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···White Boy Rick
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Grandma Verna Wershe)
(movie, 2018)
Role: Actor (as Rose)
(movie, 2011)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Madeleine Forney)
(movie, 2010)
···Another Harvest Moon
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as June)
(movie, 2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Grammie)
(movie, 2006)
···The Dead Girl
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Arden's Mother)
(movie, 2006)
···Bad Blood
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Millie Lathrop)
(movie, 2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Charlotte Collins)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ruth Anne)
(movie, 1999)
···The Mao Game
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ida Highland)
(movie, 1998)
···The Faculty
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Karen Olson)
(movie, 1997)
···A Christmas Memory
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Jennie)
(movie, 1996)
···The Road to Galveston
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Wanda Kirkman)
(movie, 1995)
···The Crossing Guard
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Helen Booth)
(movie, 1995)
···Fighting for My Daughter
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Judge Edna Burton)
(movie, 1995)
···The Grass Harp
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Dolly Talbo)
(movie, 1993)
···Wrestling Ernest Hemingway
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Georgia)
(movie, 1993)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Adriana Petrescu)
(movie, 1991)
···Other People's Money
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Bea Sullivan)
(movie, 1990)
···Rising Son
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Martha Robinson)
(movie, 1989)
···Twin Peaks
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Catherine Martell)
(movie, 1989)
···Dream a Little Dream
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gena Ettinger)
(movie, 1988)
···Appointment with Death
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Emily Boynton)
(movie, 1988)
···Go Toward the Light
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Margo)
(movie, 1987)
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Margot Caldwell)
(movie, 1986)
···Children of a Lesser God
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Norman)
(movie, 1986)
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Annie Gilbert)
(movie, 1985)
···Return to Oz
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Aunt Em)
(movie, 1982)
···Mae West
Genre: Drama, Biography
Role: Actor (as Matilda West)
(movie, 1981)
···The Bunker
Genre: Drama, War, TV Movie
Role: Actor (as Magda Goebbels)
(movie, 1981)
Role: Actor (as Lady Macbeth)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Role: Actor (as Julie Quinlan)
(movie, 1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Role: Actor (as Ruby Claire)
(movie, 1976)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Margaret White)
(movie, 1961)
···The Hustler
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sarah Packard)
(movie, 1957)
···Kelly and Me
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mina Van Runkel)
(movie, 1957)
···Until They Sail
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Delia Leslie Friskett)
(movie, 1955)
···Smoke Signal
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Laura Evans)
(movie, 1954)
···Dangerous Mission
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Louise Graham)
(movie, 1954)
···Dawn at Socorro
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as Rannah Hayes)
(movie, 1954)
···Johnny Dark
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Liz Fielding)
(movie, 1953)
···The Golden Blade
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Khairuzan)
(movie, 1953)
···The Mississippi Gambler
Genre: Adventure, Romance
Role: Actor (as Angelique 'Leia' Dureau)
(movie, 1952)
···Has Anybody Seen My Gal
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Millicent Blaisdell)
(movie, 1952)
···No Room for the Groom
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lee Kingshead)
(movie, 1952)
···Son of Ali Baba
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Princess Azura of Fez · Kiki)
(movie, 1951)
···The Prince Who Was a Thief
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Tina)