Tess Harper

Highest Rated:
94% No Country for Old Men (2007)
Lowest Rated:
0% Amityville 3-D (1983)
Birthday:
Aug 15
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Born in Arkansas and schooled in Missouri, actress Tess Harper worked hard to shed her Southern accent. Nevertheless, some of her best movies have been set in the American South. Her film breakthrough came in 1983 opposite Robert Duvall in Bruce Beresford's Tender Mercies. As compassionate Rosa Lee,…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
92% Frank
  • Frank's Mom
$0.5M 2014
67% Sunlight Jr.
  • Kathleen
-- 2013
Straight A's
  • Actor
-- 2013
A Christmas Wish
  • Actor
-- 2011
Fatal Secrets
  • Actor
-- 2008
29% Kiss the Bride
  • Barbara
-- 2008
Saving Sarah Cain
  • Miriam
-- 2007
12% Broken
  • Actor
-- 2007
94% No Country for Old Men
  • Loretta Bell
$74.2M 2007
5% Broken Bridges
  • Actor
$0.2M 2006
0% Karla
  • Molly Czehowicz
-- 2006
Jam
  • Ruby
-- 2006
Jesus, Mary and Joey
  • Actor
-- 2006
74% Loggerheads
  • Elizabeth
-- 2005
Angel in the Family
  • Mrs. Nelly Tomkins
-- 2004
13% The Rising Place
  • Rebecca Hodge
-- 2002
Christy: The Sweetest Gift
  • Actor
-- 2002
2% The In Crowd
  • Actor
-- 2000
Christy - Amazing Grace
  • Actor
-- 1998
The Secret (The Killing Secret)
  • Actor
-- 1997
15% The Jackal
  • The First Lady
-- 1997
The Road To Galveston
  • Actor
-- 1996
A Stranger To Love
  • Linda Grant
-- 1996
Death in Small Doses
  • Actor
-- 1995
Children of Fury
  • Actor
-- 1992
50% My New Gun
  • Kimmy Hayes
-- 1992
Turning
  • Martha Harnish
-- 1992
In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion (Children of Fury)
  • Vickie Singer
-- 1992
33% My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys
  • Cheryl Hornby
-- 1991
89% The Man in the Moon
  • Abigail Trant
-- 1991
Dark River - A Father's Revenge
  • Actor
-- 1990
Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will?
  • Sara Lee
-- 1990
15% Her Alibi
  • Sally Blackwood
-- 1989
Incident at Dark River
  • Actor
-- 1989
33% Criminal Law
  • Detective Stillwell
-- 1989
17% Far North
  • Rita
-- 1988
Little Girl Lost
  • Actor
-- 1988
26% Ishtar
  • Willa
-- 1987
Daddy
  • Actor
-- 1987
81% Crimes of the Heart
  • Chick Boyle
-- 1986
Celebrity
  • Susan French
-- 1985
Reckless Disregard
  • Meredith Craig
-- 1984
A Summer to Remember
  • Actor
-- 1984
Flashpoint
  • Ellen
-- 1984
0% Amityville 3-D
  • Nancy Baxter
-- 1983
Chiefs
  • Carrie Lee
-- 1983
85% Tender Mercies
  • Rosa Lee
-- 1983
70% Silkwood
  • Linda Dawson
-- 1983
Starflight: The Plane That Couldn't Land (Airport 85)(Starflight One)
  • Actor
-- 1983


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
Revenge
2011-2014
  • Carole Miller
  • Actor
2012
Private Practice
2008-2013
  • Charlotte's Mother
2011
In Plain Sight
2008-2012
2010
Crash
2008-2009
  • Wendy
2008 - 2009
Cold Case
2003-2010
  • Sharon Lertola
2009
100% Breaking Bad
2008-2013
  • Mrs. Pinkman
2008 - 2009
Ghost Whisperer
2005-2010
  • Ellen Wilkins
2008
Brothers & Sisters
2006-2011
  • Beth Ridge
2007
One Tree Hill
2003-2012
  • May
2004
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
  • Julia Barrett
  • Julia Barrett
2001

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Quotes from Tess Harper's Characters

    1. Chick Boyle: So, Rebecca, what are you gonna tell Mr. Lloyd about shootin' Zachery, uh, what are your reasons gonna be?
    2. Babe Magrath: That I didn't like his looks. That I didn't like his stinkin' looks! I don't like yours either, Chickie stick. So leave me alone and I mean it. Just leave me alone.
    3. Chick Boyle: Uh! Well! I was tryin' to warm her that she is gonna have to help herself. She just doesn't seem to have any idea how serious this situation is, now does she? She doesn't have the vaguest idea.
    4. Lenny Magrath: Well, it's true. She does seen... confused.
    5. Chick Boyle: That is puttin' it mildly, Lennie honey. That is puttin' it mighty mild.
    From Crimes of the Heart. Submitted by Alyssa B (6 months ago)
    1. Uncle Watson: Well, honey, umm, I don't know about that.
    2. Chick Boyle: Well, they will, and they'll leave you there in rot!
    From Crimes of the Heart. Submitted by Alyssa B (8 months ago)
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