Thrushlike American actress Kay Lenz was most effectively cast as hippielike free spirits, even though she rose to prominence after the "flower child" craze had come and gone. After a lot of TV work, Lenz was given her big movie break in director Clint Eastwood's Breezy as the teenybopper girl friend of middle-aged businessman William Holden. Though heavily promoted, the film was a failure, and Lenz had to step down from the ranks of Movie Star to become an actress again -- which she did, in the TV miniseries Rich Man Poor Man. Amidst indifferent movie roles, solid TV work and occasional cartoon voiceover assignments, Kay returned to the forefront of public consciousness in , winning her second Emmy for her guest role as an embittered AIDS victim on the TV series Midnight Caller. This scorching performance assured that Kay Lenz would never, ever be written off as merely the wife of one-time teen idol David Cassidy. View All. News My Account sign up log in log out. No Score Yet. More Beautiful for Having Been Broken. The Secret Lives Of Dorks.
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Kay came from an L. At the ripe old age of eight weeks, Kay appeared on her first TV show produced by her dad as a baby being held up and sung to. She continued on in her father's TV shows and commercials throughout her childhood. Kay was singled out for her affecting performance but the film was ignored. She gained quite a bit of exposure, however, after her wedding to former teen idol David Cassidy in The marriage lasted six years. TV remained Kay's medium of choice and she has garnered two Emmy awards in the process. Close Menu. Top titles. Latest Latest Oldest.
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