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Susan Tyrrell (born Susan Jillian Creamer; March 18, 1945 – June 16, 2012), was an American actress who appeared in dozens of film, stage and television productions over a forty-year career, and had considerable success as a character actress. Born in San Francisco, California, Tyrrell began acting in theater in New York City in the 1960s, where she was in numerous Broadway and off Broadway productions before her film debut in 1971's Shoot Out. Her performance as Oma in John Huston's Fat City (1972) the following year earned her a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Age: 67 (age at death)
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Cry-Baby


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2012 Kid-Thing Esther
2007 Pieces of Dolores Lotus Parker
2006 The Boneyard Collection -
2003 Masked and Anonymous Ella the Fortune Teller
1999 Buddy Boy Sal
1999 Swap Meet -
1998 Relax... It's Just Sex Alicia Pillsbury
1997 Pink as the Day She Was Born Lana
1997 Extreme Ghostbusters Achira
1997 I Am Weasel Madame DeBarge
1995 Digital Man Mildred Hodges



I only give line readings. I love line readings - they just all have to be buried. That`s my style of acting. Buried line readings. Buried overacting.


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Nominated for 2 Awards | Won 1

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