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Nancy Parsons (I) (1942–2001)

Nancy Parsons was born in Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota, to Mary Margaret née Samsa and Charles Walter Parsons. She had two siblings -- Mary Jean Parsons and Theresa Mae Macrae née Parsons. When she was seventeen, her father remarried Genevieve Stack and moved with the three girls to South Pasadena, California. It was here that the acting bug first ... See full bio »

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Sudden Impact Mrs. Kruger
Porky's Balbricker
Motel Hell Ida Smith
Steel Magnolias Janice Van Meter


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 1998 The Pretender (TV Series)
Martha Bowman
- Crash (1998) ... Martha Bowman
 1996 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
Mary Brook
- Episode #1.7869 (1996) ... Mary Brook
- Episode #1.7868 (1996) ... Mary Brook
 1994 Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee (TV Movie)
Sister Mary Margaret
 1994 Winter Heat (TV Movie)
Nurse Jackson
 1992 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Mary Hennepin
- Second Time Around (1992) ... Mary Hennepin
 1992 Wishman
Miss Crabbe
 1992 Ladybugs
Coach Annie
 1991 Death Falls
 1991 The Doctor
 1990 Hull High (TV Series)
- Episode #1.9 (1990)
 1990 Silhouette (TV Movie)
Hotel Proprietor
 1990 Loose Cannons
 1989 Generations (TV Series)
- Episode #1.181 (1989) ... Hilda (credit only)
- Episode #1.178 (1989) ... Hilda (credit only)
- Episode #1.176 (1989) ... Hilda (credit only)
- Episode #1.175 (1989) ... Hilda
- Episode #1.173 (1989) ... Hilda
 1989 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Sovereign Marouk
- The Vengeance Factor (1989) ... Sovereign Marouk
 1989 Steel Magnolias
Janice Van Meter
 1989 Homer and Eddie
 1988 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Hospital Admissions Nurse
- Maddie Hayes Got Married (1988) ... Hospital Admissions Nurse
 1986 Night Court (TV Series)
- Dan's Operation: Part 1 (1986) ... Nurse
 1986 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series)
Camp Nurse
- Little Spies (1986) ... Camp Nurse
 1985 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
- Remote Control Man (1985) ... Grendel
 1985 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series)
Elizabeth Foster
- Something's Going on on This Train (1985) ... Elizabeth Foster
 1985 Porky's Revenge
Beulah Balbricker
 1984 The Duck Factory (TV Series)
 1984 Family Ties (TV Series)
- Diary of a Young Girl (1984) ... Nurse
 1984 The Yellow Rose (TV Series)
Sarah Webber
- Land of the Free (1984) ... Sarah Webber
 1983 Sudden Impact
Mrs. Kruger
 1983 Quarterback Princess (TV Movie)
Mrs. Klosterman
 1983 Porky's II: The Next Day
 1983 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Nurse Blackwell
- A Good Night's Steele (1983) ... Nurse Blackwell
 1983 White Water Rebels (TV Movie)
Georgia Gubser
 1982 It Takes Two (TV Series)
- Turnabout (1982) ... Cellmate
 1981 Pennies from Heaven
The Old Whore
 1981 Porky's
 1981 Smokey Bites the Dust
Harold's Mother
 1981 Honky Tonk Freeway
Alice the Teller
 1980 Motel Hell
Ida Smith
 1980 Where the Buffalo Roam
Head Nurse
 1979 The Lady in Red
Tiny Alice (as Nancy Anne Parsons)
 1978 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Miss Buettner
- Kill the Messenger (1978) ... Miss Buettner
 1978 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Zora Stafford
- Angels in Springtime (1978) ... Zora Stafford
 1977 Prime Time
Lady Mailperson
 1977 Lou Grant (TV Series)
- Nazi (1977) ... Woman
 1977 Mary Jane Harper Cried Last Night (TV Movie)
Billie Rae
 1977 I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
Singing Patient
 1976 Baretta (TV Series)
Ticket Seller
- They Don't Make 'Em Like They Used To (1976) ... Ticket Seller

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Nancy Anne Parsons


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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