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"And if real life was like the movies, I should have lived happily ever after."

Piper Laurie (born Rosetta Jacobs; January 22, 1932 – October 14, 2023) was an American actress of stage and screen, known for her roles in the films The Hustler (1961), Carrie, and Children of a Lesser God – all of which brought her Academy Award nominations – and for her portrayal of Catherine Martell in Twin Peaks, which earned her a Golden Globe Award in 1991.

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