Sissy Spacek — My Extraordinary Life
With a keen sense of humor and a big-hearted Texan Voice…Sissy started her acting career in New York City at the advice of her cousin, actor Rip Torn. After her landmark role in the movie, Badlands…Sissy was Oscar nominated for her performance in Carrie. Sissy has had an enduring and award winning career in movies which includes an Oscar for Best Actress for Coal Miner’s Daughter. Today Sissy and her husband live on a horse ranch in the foothills of Virginia. In her delightful and moving 2012 memoir entitledMy Extraordinary Life …Sissy writes about her life with warmth, humor and utter honesty. She will share her life stories and lessons with clarity and wisdom that comes from never losing sight of her roots. Sissy is laugh-out-loud funny–you’ll love her.
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Venue: Roy Thomson Hall — 60 Simcoe Street