Mary Elizabeth "Sissy" Spacek is an American actress and singer. She is the recipient of several awards, including an Academy Award, three Golden Globes, a Screen Actors Guild Award and four British Academy Film Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards and a Grammy. Spacek was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2011. Born and raised in Texas, Spacek originally aspired to become a recording artist. At the age of 18, she recorded a single, "John, You Went Too Far This Time", under the name Rainbo in 1968. After selling her record, she was removed from the label, leading to her be excluded from the company. has brought her focus on actress. , enrolled at the Lee Strasberg Film and Theater Institute. Spacek began her professional acting career in the early 1970s, making her debut with a supporting role in Andy Warhol's Women in Revolt.
|Born||Mary Elizabeth Spacek, December 25, 1949, Quitman, Texas, U.S.|
|Alma mater||Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute|
|Children||2, including Schuyler Fisk|
|Relatives||Rip Torn (cousin)|
|IMDb||Sissy Spacek's IMDb|
Won an Academy Award for her starring role in the 1980 film Coal Miner's Daughter. She initially gained fame for her breakthrough performance in the 1976 horror film Carrie. She also earned Academy Award nominations for her roles in Missing, The River, Crimes of the Heart, and In the Bedroom.
She sang and played guitar in coffeehouses in Greenwich Village.
In 2015, she began playing Sally Rayburn on the Netflix series Bloodline.
She married Jack Fisk in 1975, and the couple had a pair of daughters named Schuyler and Madison.
She starred alongside John Travolta in Carrie.
- The Spirit of Independence Award is for winners who are the best female principals
- Golden Globe (movie) winner for best musical or comedy film
- Golden Globe (movie) winner for Best Actress
- Oscar winner for best actress
- Actors Studio Alumni
- Outstanding casting in cinema OK_TM_VZ Actors Association Award Winner! Sundance Film Festival Award Winner
- Texas actresses
Latest information about Sissy Spacek updated on June 07 2021.