Actress | Soundtrack | Art Department
When she was told that she did not have the role in Heart Beat (1980), she broke a glass of wine in her hands. The producer was so impressed by the gesture, that he ultimately gave Spacek the role. He handed her a piece of shattered glass and said "...
There's a real danger in trying to stay king of the mountain. You stop taking risks, you stop being as creative, because you're trying to maintain a position. Apart from anything else that really takes the fun out of it.
Her sweet southern accent.
Mary Elizabeth Spacek
Quitman, Texas, USA
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