She was the leading lady in Hollywood in the 70s and 80s and did some of the greatest roles of the time.She is also a singer par excellence and has been a Grammy nominee on one occasion.The Oscar-winning actress is 65 years old, but she could almost be a teenager reminiscing about something that happened a year ago.Ever since she span onto cinema screens as Holly Sargis in Terrence Malick’s Badlands in 1973, twirling a baton in the middle of an empty road, that’s been her secret weapon.
Children clutched their parents and screamed: “It’s , that Sissy won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress and received an Academy Award nomination for same, followed by a barrage of cover stories trumpeting her incredible promise in two other films released next year – , based on the life of Loretta Lynn from age thirteen through thirty-five.
But Spacek’s incredibly malleable personality could run, in the course of several minutes, from innocent tomboy to savvy young businesswoman.
In the next two and half years, her story would turn into one of Sissy Spacek holding out.
As a person born on this date, Sissy Spacek is listed in our database as the 8th most popular celebrity for the day (December 25) and the 41st most popular for the year (1949).
People born on December 25 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Aside from information specific to Sissy Spacek's birthday, Sissy Spacek is the 2075th most famous American.