Netflix Movies Starring Diane Ladd

Southern belle Diane Ladd was born in Meridian, Mississippi. Her mother, Mary Bernadette (Anderson), was a former actress, from a Norwegian and German immigrant family, and her father, Preston Paul Ladner, was a veterinarian, from a family with deep roots in the American South. Ladd has earned recognition for her Academy Award-nominated performance as the comical, independent and vulgar Flo in Martin Scorsese's Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974). She went on to earn Academy Award nominations for performances as the mentally deranged, calculating Marietta Fortune in David Lynch's Wild at Heart (1990), and "Mother" in Martha Coolidge's film adaptation of Calder Willingham's Rambling Rose (1991). Read more on iMDB