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Bess Armstrong

Actor

“What was I like as a teenager? Put it in context-- we're talking 1970, okay? I had twin older sisters who were not even two years older than I was, who had already taken up "brilliant," "charming," "especially adept" and "loved by everybody." So the only thing left was "rebellious druggie," and I embraced that with gusto. It was the right era for that, and I was in the theater, and I was in an… Read more
“What was I like as a teenager? Put it in context-- we're talking 1970, okay? I had twin older sisters who were not even two years older than I was, who had already taken up "brilliant," "charming," "especially adept" and "loved by everybody." So the only thing left was "rebellious druggie," and I embraced that with gusto. It was the right era for that, and I was in the theater, and I was in an electric band, and I had a good time.” Read less
Bess Armstrong