, is one of the field's most talented actresses. Plummer is extremely multifaceted, whether called upon to portray an artist, killer, crazied thief, heroine or off-balanced resident of Stephen King
's fictitious small town of Castle Rock. Recently awarded her second Emmy (the first for her work in Miss Rose White, as a concentration camp survivor) for a chilling episode of The Outer Limits, Plummer has made her mark on many genres in both film and television. Her impressive film credits include The World According to Garp, Daniel, The Hotel New Hampshire, Made in Heaven, Joe Versus the Volcano, The Fisher King, So I Married An Axe Murderer, Needful Things, Pulp Fiction, The Prophecy, The Final Cut, The Right to Remain Silent and Freeway. Plummer has also played good, sensitive roles on such TV films as The Dollmaker, the PBS specials The Story of a Marriage and Gryphon. She also had a recurring role as a mentally-handicapped young woman on L.A. Law. She is the daughter of veteran Canadian actor Christopher Plummer
and actress Tammy Grimes.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
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