Martha Coolidge

Actress, Director

1946-08-17 (74 years old)

Coolidge began directing commercials and short documentaries in the 1960s, and attracted critical attention with her first feature in 1976, the feminist drama Not A Pretty Picture. Since the 1980s she has shown a special flair for comedy with Valley Girl, Real Genius, and Lost In Yonkers; her Calder Willingham adaptation, the period drama Rambling Rose, was also successful.

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