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Meg Tilly

Born in Long Beach, CA and raised in British Columbia, Meg Tilly had set her sights on a dance career, until a fractured vertebra led her to acting. A few brief TV roles and her performance in the film Tex led to a star-making turn as Chloe in the generation-defining film The Big Chill, followed by her performance as Sister Agnes in Agnes of God, a role that garnered her a Golden Globe award, as well as an Oscar nomination for best supporting actress. After a busy decade and a half, Tilly stepped away from acting to focus on her family, raising three beautiful children. In that time, she also wrote four critically-acclaimed novels. After a 17 year absence, she has returned to acting in this, her first major television role.

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Meg Tilly Facts

Birth NameMargaret Tilly
OccupationActress
BirthdayFebruary 14, 1960 (57)
SignAquarius
BirthplaceTexada Island, British Columbia, Canada
Awards1986 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture (for Agnes of God)

Selected Filmography

Masquerade
One Dark Night
Psycho II
The Big Chill
Gosford Park
4-Movie Midnight Marathon Pack: Psychos
Psycho II / Psycho III / Psycho IV
Tex
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