Lee Purcell

Born Jun 15, 1947

Lee Purcell is an American actress and writer-producer who has starred in films including Mr. Majestyk, Big Wednesday, Stir Crazy, and Valley Girl. She has also appeared in numerous television and stage productions.

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1947 Birth Born on June 15, 1947.


1965 18 Years Old After the military service ended, they eventually settled in Paragould, Arkansas, where Purcell spent most of her youth. She graduated from their high school in 1965 and attended Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri as a dance and theatre student.


1967 20 Years Old Purcell made her debut as a performer at five years of age, appearing on a Memphis, Tennessee TV show. After being expelled from Stephens College, Purcell arrived in California in 1967 and studied acting. … Read More
1969 22 Years Old In 1969 Purcell was personally chosen for her first feature film by Steve McQueen in his company's production of Adam at Six A.M., co-starring Michael Douglas. … Read More


1991 44 Years Old She was nominated for two Emmy Awards. In 1991, she was nominated as Outstanding Lead Actress for Long Road Home. and in 1994 as Outstanding Supporting Actress for Secret Sins of the Father.


1998 51 Years Old She was co-producer, and starred in the 1998 low-budget cable-TV movie Malaika (alternate title Tons of Trouble). … Read More


2010 63 Years Old In December 2010 Purcell launched an interactive fashion and beauty website, BoomerBabes, that is geared towards women over 40 and Baby Boomer women born between 1946 and 1964. … Read More
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