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Sissy Spacek adjusting to intensity of work on Netflix's 'Bloodline'

Sissy Spacek adjusting to intensity of work on Netflix's 'Bloodline'

Sissy Spacek remembers the kaleidoscope of emotions she felt when she earned her first lead actress Oscar nomination as the tormented telekinetic teen in Brian De Palma's 1976 horror film, "Carrie." "I was so excited when I got nominated," said Spacek. "Then I was struck with terror and fear about what I should do" at the ceremony. So like any good daughter, Spacek called her mother. "I remember she just laughed and said, 'Have fun and be yourself. It's a celebration.' That was the most wonderful advice." Spacek, who made her film debut in 1972's "Prime Cut," describes the 1970s as the decade when artists...

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