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Trivia (12)

Chosen by Empire magazine as one of the "100 Sexiest Stars" in film history (#58). [1995]

According to the liner notes to Pete Townshend's album "Scoop 3," she was the inspiration for The Who song "Athena" (originally titled "Teresa").

Began modelling at age 12.

Studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Institute in Hollywood.

In 1986 Russell won the National Association of Theater Owners Award as "The Star of Tomorrow".

Son: Maximillian Roeg, born c. 1985; father, Nicolas Roeg.

Son: Statten Roeg, born c. 1983; father, Nicolas Roeg.

Was friends with guitarist Randy Rhoads when they were in the eighth grade. Source: March 2006 Guitar World interview with Randy Rhoads' best friend Kelly Garni.

Ex-sister-in-law of Nicolette Roeg.

Antalya International Golden Orange Film Festival, Antalya, Turkey [October 2009]

Second wife of Nicolas Roeg.

Has appeared in numerous films directed by Nicolas Roeg, including Bad Timing (1980), Eureka (1983), Insignificance (1985), Track 29 (1988), and Cold Heaven (1991).