Bess Armstrong

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Real name is Elizabeth Key Armstrong
Was born at 11 December 1953 (now is 64 years old) in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
There is some small facts about Bess Armstrong:
  • Is an accomplished violinist.
  • Graduated with a degree in Latin and Theater from Brown University.
  • Acted in over 100 plays at Brown University and the Bryn Mawr School for Girls.
  • She's the daughter of two teachers.
  • At Brown University, she majored in classics as well as theater arts. By the end of her four years she had acted in, directed or choreographed more than 50 plays, both at school and in various professional summer stock companies around New England.
  • Born and raised in Baltimore, she inherited a love of theater and music from her parents. Everyone in the family played instruments and acted in school and/or community theatre productions. Her parents were teachers in her schools and her father, an English teacher, also directed the school plays, where Bess got her start in acting.
  • She and producer-husband 'John Fiedler (II)' had three children: Lucy, Luke and Samuel. Daughter Lucy Chase Fiedler was born severely disabled on July 22, 1986. Lucy died six months later, on January 8, 1987. Son Luke Allen Fiedler was born on January 14, 1988, and son Samuel Chase Fiedler was born on June 16, 1991.
  • Nicknamed "Precious Poodle" by 'Mary Kay Place' during the filming of the TV series "My So-Called Life" (1994) .
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There is the list of movies, where Bess Armstrong was taked part:
1 Her Best Friends Husband movie Her Best Friends Husband 2002 as Mandy Roberts
2 How to Pick Up Girls! movie How to Pick Up Girls! 1978 as Sally Claybrook
3 Mixed Blessings movie Mixed Blessings 1995 as Pilar Graham Coleman
4 My So-Called Life: The Friends movie My So-Called Life: The Friends 2007 as Herself - Patty Chase
5 Nothing in Common movie Nothing in Common 1986 as Donna Mildred Martin
6 The Four Seasons movie The Four Seasons 1981 as Ginny Newley (Callan)
7 The Perfect Daughter movie The Perfect Daughter 1996 as Jill Michaelson
8 All Is Forgiven movie All Is Forgiven 1986 as Paula Winters Russell
9 Good Morning, Miami movie Good Morning, Miami 2002 as Louise Messinger
10 NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service movie NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service 2003 as U.S. Senator Denise O'Hara
11 The Mike Douglas Show movie The Mike Douglas Show 1961 as Herself - Actress
12 11th Victim movie 11th Victim 1979 as Jill Kelso
13 Barefoot in the Park movie Barefoot in the Park 1982 as Corie Bratter
14 CBS Galaxy movie CBS Galaxy 1977 as Herself - Guest
15 Christmas Every Day movie Christmas Every Day 1996 as Molly Jackson
16 Corporate Affairs movie Corporate Affairs 2008 as Emily Parker
17 Diamond Men movie Diamond Men 2000 as Katie Harnish
18 Dream Lover movie Dream Lover 1993 as Elaine
19 Forever Love movie Forever Love 1998 as Gail
20 Forgotten Sins movie Forgotten Sins 1996 as Roberta 'Bobbie' Bradshaw
21 Getting Married movie Getting Married 1978 as Kristine Lawrence
22 High Road to China movie High Road to China 1983 as Eve
23 I Married Who? movie I Married Who? 2012 as Elaine
24 Jaws 3-D movie Jaws 3-D 1983 as Dr. Kathryn 'Kay' Morgan
25 Jekyll and Hyde... Together Again movie Jekyll and Hyde... Together Again 1982 as Mary Carew
26 Mother, Mother movie Mother, Mother 1989 as Kate Watson
27 My So-Called Life: The Chase Family movie My So-Called Life: The Chase Family 2007 as Herself - Patty Chase
28 Pecker movie Pecker 1998 as Dr. Klompus
29 Second Sight movie Second Sight 1989 as Sister Elizabeth
30 Serial Mom movie Serial Mom 1994 as Eugene Sutphin's Nurse
31 She Cried No movie She Cried No 1996 as Denise Connell
32 She Stood Alone: The Tailhook Scandal movie She Stood Alone: The Tailhook Scandal 1995 as Barbara Pope
33 Stolen Innocence movie Stolen Innocence 1995 as Becky Sapp
34 Take Me Home Again movie Take Me Home Again 1994 as Connie
35 That Darn Cat movie That Darn Cat 1997 as Judy Randall
36 The House of God movie The House of God 1984 as Cissy Anderson
37 The Making of Jaws 3-D: Sharks Dont Die movie The Making of Jaws 3-D: Sharks Dont Die 1983 as Herself
38 The Skateboard Kid movie The Skateboard Kid 1993 as Maggie
39 This Girl for Hire movie This Girl for Hire 1983 as B.T. Brady
40 Walking Through the Fire movie Walking Through the Fire 1979 as Laurel Lee
There is the list of some printed articles of Elizabeth Key Armstrong:
  • "Celebrity Sleuth" (USA), 1996, Vol. 10, Iss. 1, pg. 20-21, by: staff, "My So-Called Life: Bess Armstrong"
The image of Elizabeth Key Armstrong was on the covers of these magazines:
  • "People Weekly" (USA), 3 May 1982
There is the list of some quotes of Bess Armstrong:
  • [1983 comment on 'Tom Selleck' ] He is gorgeous, and he has some real power now, but he doesn't use that, or his charm, to exploit women. He genuinely seems to like women. For an actor, that's rare.
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