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Mare Winningham : Martha
Mare Winningham has appeared in two previous Hallmark Hall of Fame pictures, the Emmy Award-winning Love Is Never Silent (1985) and The Boys Next Door (1996). She has appeared in more than 50 movies for television, including Young Pioneers (1976), Helen Keller: The Miracle Continues (1984), Crossing to Freedom (1990), The Poet (1998) and Sally Hemmings: An American Scandal (2002). Miniseries include The Thorn Birds (1983) and Too Rich: The Secret Life of Doris Duke (1999). Mare Winningham has appeared in many television series over the years, ranging from Starsky and Hutch (1979) to ER (1998) to Six Feet Under (2002). Her feature films include St. Elmo’s Fire, Nobody’s Fool, Turner & Hootch, Wyatt Earp and Georgia.