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Diana Scarwid

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Birth Name: Diana Scarwid
Born: 08/27/1955
Birth Place: Savannah, Georgia, USA

Originally from Georgia, Scarwid went north to New York and studied at Pace University and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts before working on stage in Woodstock, NY, for the National Shakespeare Conservatory and in regional theaters throughout the country. By 1976, she was in Hollywood where she made her TV debut in an episode of "Gibbsville", also Savage. In 1977, Scarwid was acting in TV-movies such as "In the Glitter Palace" and "Possessed" (both NBC). She made her feature film debut in Louis Malle's "Pretty Baby" (1978), playing Frieda, one of the ladies of the brothel in which Brooke Shields is raised. After "Inside Moves", Scarwid's rising star was dampened a bit by "Mommie Deares... Continue Bio >>

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