Melinda Dillon

Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Magnolia (1999) | A Christmas Story (1983) | Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations More »
BORN 
Oct 13, 1939 (age 78)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Past Film & Video (26 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (34 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for HeartlandHeartland (TV Series) Janet Jacobs (3 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 3
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Jenny Rogers (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Blood (May 10, 2005) Jenny Rogers  Less
  • Primary photo for The Lyon's DenThe Lyon's Den (TV Series) Charlotte Barrington (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Pilot (Sep 28, 2003) Charlotte Barrington  Less
  • Primary photo for A Painted HouseA Painted House (TV Movie) Gran Chandler  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Judging AmyJudging Amy (TV Series) Violet Loomis (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Picket FencesPicket Fences (TV Series) Mrs. Klausner (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The ClientThe Client (TV Series) Verna Caldwell (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a BridgeNaomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge (TV Movie) Polly Judd  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for State of EmergencyState of Emergency (TV Movie) Betty Anderson  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Confessions: Two Faces of EvilConfessions: Two Faces of Evil (TV Movie) Carol Mothershed  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Judgment Day: The John List StoryJudgment Day: The John List Story (TV Movie) Eleanor List  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for NightbreakerNightbreaker (TV Movie) Paula Brown  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Shattered InnocenceShattered Innocence (TV Movie) Sharon Anderson  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Shattered SpiritsShattered Spirits (TV Movie) Joyce Mollencamp  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Penny (segment "A Little Peace and Quiet") (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for SpaceSpace (TV Mini-series) Rachel Mott (4 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 4
    • Part V (Apr 18, 1985) Rachel Mott  Less
    • Part IV (Apr 17, 1985) Rachel Mott  Less
    • Part III (Apr 16, 1985) Rachel Mott  Less
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  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Woman / Susie / Janet / She - Mysterious Woman (4 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981–1984 4
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  • Primary photo for Right of WayRight of Way (TV Movie) Ruda Dwyer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The MississippiThe Mississippi (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Juggler of Notre DameThe Juggler of Notre Dame (TV Movie) Dulcy  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hellinger's LawHellinger's Law (TV Movie) Anne Gronouski  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Fallen AngelFallen Angel (TV Movie) Sherry Phillips  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Shadow BoxThe Shadow Box (TV Movie) Agnes  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Marriage Is Alive and WellMarriage Is Alive and Well (TV Movie) Jeannie  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for TransplantTransplant (TV Movie) Ann Hurley  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Critical ListThe Critical List (TV Movie) Dr. Kris Lassiter  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for EnigmaEnigma (TV Movie) Dora Herren  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for SaraSara (TV Series) Lily Henchard (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Lady (Apr 2, 1976) Lily Henchard  Less
  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) Daphne (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Story TheatreStory Theatre (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Storefront LawyersStorefront Lawyers (TV Series) Connie Swann (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Cissy Summers (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for East Side/West SideEast Side/West Side (TV Series) Stacey Barbella (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Jeannie Birch (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
Self (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for TMZ on TVTMZ on TV (TV Series) Nancy Henderson (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The True StoryThe True Story (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Christmas Unwrapped: The History of ChristmasChristmas Unwrapped: The History of Christmas (TV Movie) Mrs. Parker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997

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