Candy Clark

Candy Clark


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 20-06-1947
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Norman, Oklahoma, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Candace June Clark
    Candace Clark

  • Popularity: 2.14
  • Homepage: N/A


​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Candace June "Candy" Clark (born June 20, 1947) is an American film and television actress, well known for her role as Debbie Dunham in the 1973 film American Graffiti, which garnered her an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actress, a character she reprised in 1979 for the sequel More American Graffiti. Her other well-known films are The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976), The Big Sleep (1978), Blue Thunder (1983), Cat's Eye (1985) and At Close Range (1986). Clark has made guest appearances on television series including Magnum, P.I., Banacek, Simon & Simon, Matlock, and Baywatch Nights. Clark was born in Norman, Oklahoma, the daughter of Ella (née Padberg) and Thomas Clark, a chef. She dated Jeff Bridges, whom she met on the set of Fat City, for several years. She was married to Marjoe Gortner from 1978-1979. She married Jeff Wald in 1987, and divorced him in 1988. As of 2007, she attends many hot rod shows, and enjoys gardening, collecting antiques, and trading memorabilia on eBay. Clark appears in the 2009 film The Informant! Description above from the Wikipedia article Candy Clark, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
1979 More American Graffiti as Debbie Dunham
1979 When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? as Cheryl
2016 Cold Moon as Evelyn Larkin
1982 Q as Joan
1983 Hambone and Hillie as Nancy Rollins
1992 Original Intent as Jessica Cameron
1977 Citizens Band as Electra
1979 Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill as Sharee
1976 The Man Who Fell to Earth as Mary-Lou
1978 The Big Sleep as Camilla Sternwood
1983 Blue Thunder as Kate
1982 National Lampoon's Movie Madness as Susan Cooper ("Growing Yourself")
1986 Popeye Doyle as Corinne Evans
1980 Rodeo Girl as J.R. Patterson
1983 Amityville 3-D as Melanie
2008 Dog Tags as Deb Merritt
1972 Fat City as Faye
1982 The Tale of the Frog Prince as Queen Gwynneth / Candy
1983 Cocaine and Blue Eyes as Ruthann Gideon
1973 American Graffiti as Debbie Dunham
2000 Cherry Falls as Marge Marken
1988 The Blob as Fran Hewitt
2000 This Is How the World Ends as Bus Driver
2018 5 Weddings as Claudia Burrell
1985 Cat's Eye as Sally Ann
1974 The Horror Hall of Fame: A Monster Salute as Herself
1992 Deuce Coupe as Jean Fitzpatrick
1998 Niagara, Niagara as Sally
1976 I Will, I Will...For Now as Sally Bingham
1976 James Dean as Chris White
2003 Watching the Alien
2008 The Boneyard Collection as Jane Torquemada (segment "Cry of the Mummy")
1991 Cool as Ice as Grace
1986 At Close Range as Mary Sue
2001 R2-D2: Beneath the Dome as Self
1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer as Buffy's Mom
1998 The Making of 'American Graffiti' as Herself
2007 Zodiac as Carol Fisher
1981 Be Pretty and Shut Up! as Self
2009 The Informant! as Mark Whitacre's Mother

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