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Rachel Ticotin was born on 01-11-1958 in The Bronx, New York City in the state of New York, United States. She is an American Film Actress, Television Actress & Theatre Actress.
Rachel Ticotin Biography, Relationship & Career
One tough cookie who can definitely hold her own next to the boys on film and TV, beautiful, dark-haired Rachel Ticotin has stepped up to the plate several times in strong-armed female roles, playing everything from cops and bodyguards to military corporals. Born and raised in the Bronx, she discovered the fine art of discipline at a young age with ballet training at age 8. She made her movie debut at age 20 in a bit role as a gypsy dancer in the King of the Gypsies (1978) starring Eric Roberts. She gained valuable experience in off-Broadway shows and on the opposite side of the camera as a production assistant for these movies as The Wanderers (1979), Dressed to Kill (1980), and Raging Bull (1980).
Rachel earned her big break after being handed the top female role opposite Paul Newman and Edward Asner from the brutal police movie Fort Apache the Bronx (1981). The video became a viable forum with the TV pilot For Love and Honor (1983) as Corporal Grace Pavlik. The pilot introduced to up-and-coming celebrity David Caruso. Rachel went on to look at the short-lived series version of For Love and Honor (1983) with no Caruso. Other television projects comprised assertive roles in Prison Stories: Women on the Inside (1991), Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (1999), and Warden of Red Rock (2001). On the big screen, she played hard in Critical Condition (1987), Where the Day Takes You (1992) and Falling Down (1993).
Her best-known role is probably the Arnold Schwarzenegger sci-fi blockbuster Total Remember (1990) in which the athletic Rachel has a memorable fisticuff scene with Sharon Stone. In 1997, Rachel made an ALMA award for her job as a prison guard in Con Air (1997). Divorced from Caruso following six years in 1989, she met actor Peter Strauss on the set of the TV movie Thicker Than Blood: The Larry McLinden Story (1994). They married in 1998. In the series play, she joined the cast of Ohara (1987) as a U.S. attorney and played in the police play Crime & Punishment (1993).
Although she has yet to hit on the very top rungs of stardom, Rachel is an established talent. Alluring and enduring, her latest work from the popular films Something’s Gotta Give (2003) starring Jack Nicholson and Oscar-nominated Diane Keaton, Man on Fire (2004) with Denzel Washington and the recent The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005), not to mention the critically acclaimed bi-cultural series American Family (2002), is proof of the pudding.
Personal Info of Rachel Ticotin
|Home Town||The Bronx|
|Address||The Bronx , New York City , New York|