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  1. Sissy Spacek Signs With UTARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Hollywood Reporter

    The actress, who famously portrayed country singer Loretta Lynn in 'Coal Miner's Daughter,' can currently be seen in the Netflix drama 'Bloodline.' Spacek's breakout performance came in Terrence Malik's 1973 crime drama Badlands , in which she starred opposite Martin Sheen.

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  2. Lovin', Lyin', Hurtin', Cheatin' Vintage Country Songs You Can't Get Out of Your HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Southern Living

    ... Dang, Loretta! Ms. Lynn has oft been saluted for making "tired" rhyme with "hard" in her epic hit "Coal Miner's Daughter." But we also love her for blithely singing with Conway Twitty, "You're the reason our kids are ugly, little darlin'." That song ...

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  3. Margo Price at Levon Helms StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Albany Times Union

    A famous song by one of Margo Price 's heroes, Loretta Lynn , contained a cautionary message to a paramour with a glorious thirst. " Don't come home a drinkin'/With lovin on your mind," warned the Coal Miner's Daughter.

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  4. Sissy Spacek, 66, Joins Marc Jacobs' Long Line of Iconic Women for Latest CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | ETonline

    ... Academy Award nomination. While she has since gone on to win an Oscar for portraying Loretta Lynn in Coal Miner's Daughter and earn four other nominations, it's Carrie that remains her most iconic role, evening serving as inspiration for Jacobs. "I ...

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  5. Scream Factory Unleashing Carrie 40th Anniversary Blu-ray SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... was a box office hit, garnering Academy AwardA nominations for the up and coming star Sissy Spacek (Coal Miner's Daughter), and film veteran Piper Laurie (The Hustler), a rare accomplishment for the horror genre at the time. Featuring the first ...

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  6. Bloodline's Sissy Spacek suits up to celebrate the second season of Netflix showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... of her Netflix series Bloodline in Westwood on Tuesday. The 5ft2in Texan - best known for Carrie and Coal Miner's Daughter - easily defied her 66 years in a black pantsuit and matching stilettos. Sissy - born Mary - pinned her famously long locks ...

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  7. 'John You've Gone Too Far This Time,' by Rainbo, or Sissy SpacekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... who used her own voice in recording the songs for her starring role in the Loretta Lynn movie bio, "Coal Miner's Daughter." Spacek was much younger in '69, apparently a flower child, and this song by her is one of those 60's oddities that captures ...

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  8. Showbiz Analysis: Oscar Winner Sissy Spacek Dives Into Netflix's BloodlineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... says the 66-year-old who earned an Oscar for Best Actress for her portrayal of Loretta Lynn in Coal Miner's Daughter . Like most Bloodline fans, Spacek is a series binge-watcher. "The only thing that's frustrating about it is it takes us so long to ...

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  9. 5 Things You Didn't Know About Sissy SpacekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... ennon, "John, You've Gone Too Far This Time," under the name Rainbo. She did her own singing in 1980's Coal Miner's Daughter , winning a Best Actress Oscar for her portrayal of Loretta Lynn.

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  10. Other Views: Clinton eats crow over coal vowRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    After vowing to kill coal jobs, Hillary Clinton is now trying to recast herself as Sissy Spacek in "Coal Miner's Daughter." But coal workers ain't buying it, and she's hearing their wrath while campaigning in West Virginia. 1 comment

  11. Hillary Clinton for President? No wayRead the original story

    May 7, 2016 | Wizbang

    That sentiment is being expressed in America's coal country, where Hillary Clinton is now as popular as David Duke at a NAACP convention. "After vowing to kill coal jobs, Hillary Clinton is now trying to recast herself as Sissy Spacek in Coal Miner's Daughter .

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  12. Sissy Spacek still finds magic in filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... "Badlands" changed the course of her career. People most often ask her about "Badlands," "Carrie" and "Coal Miner's Daughter," for which she won the Oscar for playing Loretta Lynn . "Loretta Lynn has a great number of fans in the world, me ...

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  13. Why musical biopics so often go wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... entertaining cultural artifact and an edifying work of art. Sissy Spacek achieved that communion in "Coal Miner's Daughter," in which she delivered a seamless portrayal of Loretta Lynn; so did Jennifer Lopez in "Selena," Jamie Foxx in "Ray," Chad ...

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  14. Theater review: a Ia ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengersa at Amphibian StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... clients herself, as we see when she gets a call from Sissy Spacek, fresh off her Oscar win for Coal Miner's Daughter . If that all sounds like a somewhat vapid "chat," Mengers also recounts her personal story of growing up in 1930s Germany and her ...

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  15. Why musical biopics so often go wrongRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... entertaining cultural artifact and an edifying work of art. Sissy Spacek achieved that communion in "Coal Miner's Daughter," in which she delivered a seamless portrayal of Loretta Lynn; so did Jennifer Lopez in "Selena," Jamie Foxx in "Ray," Chad ...

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  16. I Saw the Light Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Featuring Tom HiddlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Country Weekly

    While Sissy Spacek stunned audiences with spot-on Loretta Lynn vocalizations in Coal Miner's Daughter , Jessica Lange fell short when lip-syncing to Patsy Cline originals in Sweet Dreams . Even Joaquin Phoenix, who lacks Johnny Cash's vocal gravitas , made the Man in Black believable onscreen by gamely tackling the vocals in Walk the Line .

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  17. Merle Haggard's life would make a great country music biopic -- if only one could exist todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Cline whose life had been cut short just two decades before. The standard of the genre, 1980's "A Coal Miner's Daughter," was made when Loretta Lynn was still very much in her prime; the memoir on which it was based had been published just four ...

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  18. Spacek, Duplass at Florida Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Spacek won an Academy Award for her portrayal of country singer Loretta Lynn in the 1980 film "Coal Miner's Daughter." She is also widely known for playing the title role in "Carrie" and received other Oscar nominations for "Missing," "The River" ...

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  19. Alex MorrisRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | Billboard

    ... 200 songs and released more than 55 albums. A 1980 film based on her best-selling 1976 autobiography, 'Coal Miner's Daughter,' earned seven Academy Award A nominations and won Sissy Spacek an Oscar for best actress. Inducted into more music halls of ...

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  20. 10 Things We Learned From the New Loretta Lynn DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... rags-to-riches story. Among those appearing in the film are musician Jack White, actress Sissy Spacek, Coal Miner's Daughter director Michael Apted, Grand Ole Opry legend Bill Anderson, Willie Nelson, Miranda Lambert, Full Circle producer John ...

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