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.

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Lee Purcell.


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Lee Purcell.


1947 Birth Born on June 15, 1947.


1965 18 Years Old She graduated from their high school in 1965 and attended Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri from 1965-1967 as a dance and theatre student. … 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


1978 31 Years Old To prepare for her role as a 16-year-old high school student in the 1978 coming of age feature film Almost Summer, Purcell enrolled at North Hollywood High School in the junior class (with the secret assistance of the principal and teachers). … Read More


1998 51 Years Old She was co-producer, and starred in the 1998 HBO cable-TV movie Malaika (alternate title Tons of Trouble.) Among her stage credits are Lady Anne in Richard III, Madge in Picnic, and Titania in A Midsummer Night's Dream.


2010 63 Years Old 1 More Event
Purcell's most recent work is the role of Eleanor Sullivan in the 2010 thirteen episode NBC-TV miniseries Persons Unknown. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.