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Nancy Allen

Actress
Female
Born Jun 24, 1950
Age 66
Hometown New York City
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Nationality American
High School High School of Pe...
Other Names Allen, Nancy Anne
Hair Color Blonde

Nancy Anne Allen is a Golden Globe-nominated American actress and cancer activist. Allen began an acting and modelling career as a child, and from the mid-1970s appeared in small film roles, most notably the anchor of Robert Zemeckis's ensemble comedy I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978).… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1950 Birth Born on June 24, 1950.

TWENTIES

1979 29 Years Old She and Brian De Palma were married on January 12, 1979, and for the next couple of years Allen appeared in his films. … Read More

THIRTIES

1983 33 Years Old In 1983, Allen starred as supermarket tabloid reporter Betty Walker in Strange Invaders, written by Bill Condon and co-starring Paul LeMat and Michael Lerner.
1984 34 Years Old She and De Palma divorced in 1984 due in part to stress that DePalma placed on their marriage while filming Scarface. … Read More

FORTIES

1990 40 Years Old …  In 1990, Allen also had the distinction of starring in the first ever original film made for the Lifetime television network: the highly rated Memories of Murder.
1992 42 Years Old She married comedian Craig Shoemaker on September 6, 1992. … Read More
1994 44 Years Old 1 More Event
She and Shoemaker divorced in 1994. … Read More
1997 47 Years Old She starred as Linda Savage in Quality Time in 1997 but the film was not released until 2008 due, in part, to post-production and renamed My Apocalypse.
1998 48 Years Old She and builder/contractor Randy Bailey were married in June 1998. … Read More

FIFTIES

2007 57 Years Old She and Bailey were divorced in 2007. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2010 60 Years Old In December 2010, Nancy Allen was named Executive Director of the weSPARK Cancer Support Center, which was founded by her longtime friend and I Wanna Hold Your Hand co-star, actress Wendie Jo Sperber, and attended the popular annual Wendie Jo Sperber Celebrity Golf Classic. … Read More
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