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Debra was born under the official name Winger, Mary Debra on May 16th, 1955. She has been a credited actor since the 1978 film Thank God It's Friday.
Debra Winger is a dependable leading actor. She has starred in four films including the 1993 comedy film Wilder Napalm as the character Vida Foudroyant, the 1990 adventure movie The Sheltering Sky playing Kit Moresby and the 1988 action release Betrayed cast as Cathy Weaver.
Debra is a dependable supporting cast member. She has appeared in five films including: the 2004 comedy film Eulogy as the character Alice Collins, the 2003 biography movie Radio playing Linda and the 1986 comedy release Legal Eagles cast as Laura Kelly.
Debra Winger has earned salaries up to $3,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 1983 comedy film Terms of Endearment, which brought in $105,000,000 at the box office.
Debra is a fan favorite, having been featured on the cover of at least five magazines, captured in more than ten pictorials, interviewed in over three publications and featured in three magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least one book.
As an actor Debra Winger has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on three occasions. Her first nomination was for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her portrayal of Paula Pokrifki in the 1982 film An Officer and a Gentleman. Debra Winger was also nominated for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Emma Horton in the 1983 movie Terms of Endearment and Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Joy Gresham in the 1993 movie Shadowlands .