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Louise Fletcher

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Birthday
22, 1934
Birthplace
Birmingham, AL
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
22, 1934 (age 84)
Birthplace
Birmingham, AL

About

Academy Award-winning actress best known for her role as Nurse Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Her other notable films include Cruel Intentions, Flowers in the Attic, and 2 Days in the Valley.

Before Fame

She worked as a secretary by day and took acting lessons by night.

Trivia

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest was based on a novel of the same name, written by Ken Kesey.

Family Life

She married Jerry Bick in 1960. The couple had two sons before divorcing 17 years later.

Associated With

She played the mother of Karen Carpenter in the The Karen Carpenter Show.