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Best Movie Of Christine Lahti ?

Asked by Lost Singh, 22 Sep '08 05:34 pm
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Christine Lahti (born April 4, 1950) is an American actress and Academy Award-winning film director.
After university, Lahti headed to New York City, where she worked as a waitress and did commercials. Her breakthrough movie was And Justice for All (1979) with Al Pacino. After starring in a few blockbuster hits in the 1970s and early 1980s, Lahti has chosen to be primarily in movies she wants to act in, rather than take blockbuster roles, and she is adamant about spending time with her three children. She has also chosen to focus on television, beginning with her role in the 1979 made-for-TV adaptation of The Executioner's Song. She appeared on Broadway in Wendy Wasserstein's seriocomic play, The Heidi Chronicles.

Lahti received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for Swing Shift in 1984, and won an Academy Award for Best Short Film, Live Action for Lieberman in Love (1995), which she starred in and directed.

She won an Emmy and two Golden Globes for her ro ...more
Answered by shintsie, 22 Sep '08 08:15 pm

 
  
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Lahti was born in Birmingham, Michigan, the daughter of Elizabeth Margaret, a painter, homemaker and nurse, and Paul Theodore Lahti, a surgeon. Lahti has Finnish ancestry. Her surname means "a gulf", "a bay" or "a cove" in Finnish; Lahti is also a city in Finland, near Helsinki.
Lahti received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for Swing Shift in 1984, and won an Academy Award for Best Short Film, Live Action for Lieberman in Love
few of her more movies are
Just Between Friends (1986)
Housekeeping (1987)
Running on Empty (1988)
Miss Firecracker (1989)
Gross Anatomy(1989)
The Doctor (1991)
Crazy From the Heart (1991)
Leaving Normal (1992
Answered by priya singh, 22 Sep '08 05:38 pm

 
  
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