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Sandra Seacat

Actress/acting coach

Born - 2 October 1936, Greensburg, Kansas, USA
Died - 18 January 2023

Blonde American actress with weathered features who became one of the country's most famous acting coaches, her students including Andrew Garfield, Michelle Williams, Jessica Lange, Laura Dern, Meg Ryan, Melanie Griffith, Mickey Rourke and Harvey Keitel. As an actress, she began in TV from the mid 1960s, with films following more than a decade later: The Rose (1979), Jane Austen in Manhattan (1980), Frances (1982), Country (1984), Promised Land (1987), Wildfire (1988), Metro at Dawn (1990), The New Age (1994), The Destiny of Marty Fine (1996), Crazy in Alabama (1999), Daddy and Them (2001), A Little Crazy (2003), In the Land of Milk and Money (2004), Tattered Angel (2008), The Time Being (2011), Palo Alto (2013) and Buster's Mal Heart (2016). Her last screen appearance was in the title role of the 2022 short film Lina. She is survived by her (third) husband, actor Thum Hoffman, and by her daughter Greta, who is also an acting coach.