Theresa Saldana

20 Aug 1954

Actor

Theresa Saldana (born August 20, 1954) is an American actress, known for her work in motion pictures and television. She is perhaps best known for her role as Rachel Scali, the wife of Police Commissioner Tony Scali, in the 1990s television series The Commish, for which she received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, in 1994. Major film roles include the part of 'Lenore La Motta', the wife of Joe Pesci's character, in the 1980 feature film Raging Bull and Robert Zemeckis's Beatle-mania ensemble I Wanna Hold Your Hand. She also appeared in Home Movies with Kirk Douglas and Nancy Allen for director Brian DePalma in 1980. The crime of stalking was brought to early attention after Saldana survived a brutal attempted murder by an obsessed fan in 1982.

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Filmography (8 titles)

(movie, 1999)
···The Time Shifters
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Cortez)
(movie, 1996)
···She Woke Up Pregnant
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Doris Cantore)
(movie, 1990)
···Angel Town
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Maria)
(movie, 1988)
···The Night Before
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Rhonda)
(movie, 1984)
···The Evil That Men Do
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Rhiana Hidalgo · Nancy)
Genre: Drama, Biography
Role: Actor (as Herself)
(movie, 1980)
···Raging Bull
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lenore)
(movie, 1980)
···Defiance
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Marsha)