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Alicia Witt

1975-08-21 Worcester, Massachusetts, USA

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Biografia

Alicia Roanne Witt is an American actress, singer-songwriter, and pianist. Witt was born on August 21, 1975, in Worcester, Massachusetts, to Diane (née Pietro), a junior high school reading teacher, and Robert Witt, a science teacher and photographer. "Talking by age two and reading by the age of four", Witt has been described as a child prodigy. She has a brother called Ian. Her acting talent was recognized by director David Lynch discovered her when he heard her recite Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet on the television show That's Incredible! at age 5. This led Lynch to cast her in the role of Alia, the "flame-haired" sister of Paul Atreides, in Dune (1984). She turned 8 during filming. He would begin working with her in film and television even before Witt earned her high school equivalency credential (at age 14). She did undergraduate work in piano at Boston University and competed nationally. This page is based on a Wikipedia article written by contributors. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license; additional terms may apply.

Películas

Christmas Tree Lane 2020-10-24
I Care a Lot Dr. Amos 2020-09-12
Our Christmas Love Song Melody Jones 2019-11-24
Mississippi Requiem 2018-05-17
Spare Room Ginny 2018-12-02
Urban Legacy: The Story Behind Urban Legend 2018-11-20
Christmas on Honeysuckle Lane Emma Reynolds 2018-11-24
The Mistletoe Inn Kim 2017-11-23
The Bronx Bull Denise Baker 2016-06-13
Christmas List Isobel Gray 2016-11-25
I'm Not Ready for Christmas Holly Nolan 2015-11-14
Away From Here Lily 2014-05-17
Christmas at Cartwright's Nicky 2014-12-07
Playdate Grace 2013-03-02
A Madea Christmas Amber 2013-12-13
I Do Mya Edwards 2013-05-31
A Very Merry Mix-Up Alice 2013-11-10
Cold Turkey Nina 2013-11-15
Wiener Dog Nationals Melanie West 2013-04-27
A Snow Globe Christmas Meg 2013-12-14
Bending The Rules D.A. Roslyn Wohl 2012-03-09
Cowgirls n' Angels Elaine 2012-05-25
The Pond Shelly 2012-06-01
Joint Body Michelle Page 2011-01-01
The Flight of the Swan Maria 2011-03-15
Peep World Amy 2010-09-15
Backyard Wedding Kim Tyler 2010-07-13
88 Minutes Kim Cummings 2007-02-14
Nora Roberts' Blue Smoke Reena Hale 2007-02-12
Last Holiday Ms. Buns 2006-01-13
The Upside of Anger Hadley Wolfmeyer 2005-01-23
Ring of the Nibelungs Kriemhild 2004-11-19
Ten Tiny Love Stories 2002-01-01
American Girl Barbie 2002-02-10
Two Weeks Notice June Carver 2002-12-19
Vanilla Sky Libby 2001-01-22
Playing Mona Lisa Claire Goldstein 2000-05-01
Cecil B. Demented Cherish 2000-05-17
Gen 13 Caitlin Fairchild (voice) 2000-10-30
Passion's Way 1999-07-25
Bongwater Serena 1998-04-18
Urban Legend Natalie Simon 1998-09-25
Citizen Ruth Cheryl Stoney 1996-12-13
Four Rooms Kiva 1995-12-09
Mr. Holland's Opus Gertrude Lang 1995-12-29
The Disappearance of Vonnie Janine 1994-09-27
Fun Bonnie 1994-01-01
Bodies, Rest & Motion Elizabeth 1993-04-09
Liebestraum Girl in Dream 1991-09-13
Dune Alia 1984-12-14
A Modern Persuasion Wren Cosgrove
The Roof