This is an ORIGINAL Photograph measuring 8" x 10" that was used for synducation, featuring actress


This Photograph shows the actress when she starred in the 1980 Drama,


A young nurse becomes determined to reach an unresponsive teenage cerebral palsy patient by encouraging her to write to her favorite rock singer, Elvis Presley.

Director: Gus Trikonis

Writers: Lena Canada (based on the book by: "To Elvis With Love"), Hesper Anderson (screenplay)

Stars: Deborah Raffin, Diane Lane, Michael Learned


Deborah Raffin ... Lena Canada
Diane Lane ... Karen
Michael Learned ... Dr. Bell
John Amos ... Tony
Cristina Raines ... Amy
Mary Wickes ... Margaret
Clu Gulager ... Don Fielder
Twyla-Dawn Vokins ... Monica (as Twyla Volkins)
Clive Shalom ... Topper - Child
Jason Bates ... Child
Joseph John Bondok ... Child
Beverly Chapman ... Child
Jennifer Collins ... Child
Cathy Corns ... Child
Rhonda De Jong ... Child

It's a great vintage photograph of the actress in great shape!

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MORE INFO ON DEBORAH RAFFIN: Deborah Iona Raffin (March 13, 1953 November 21, 2012) was an American film and television actress, who later became an audiobook publisher.

Raffin appeared in several 1970s Hollywood films. Her 1976 television movie Nightmare in Badham County became a theatrical hit in mainland China, making Raffin a star there, and leading to her later becoming the first Western actress ever to make a movie promotion tour in that country. She was nominated for both a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama and a Razzie Award for Worst Actress for her performance in Touched by Love in 1981.

In 1988, she starred in James Clavell's Noble House with Pierce Brosnan. In 1991, she appeared as Julie Vale, a telepath, in the cult film Scanners II: The New Order. She later appeared as Aunt Julie on the television show 7th Heaven, and as Dr. Hightower in the ABC Family teenager series, The Secret Life of the American Teenager.

Raffin was born in Los Angeles, California, to Trudy Marshall, a Brooklyn-born former movie actress, and Phillip Jordan Raffin, a restaurateur and business executive. Raffin was of Jewish heritage.

She was married to movie producer Michael Viner (1944-2009) in 1974; the couple later became audiobook publishers; they had one child and divorced in 2005.

Raffin died from leukemia in her native Los Angeles on November 21, 2012, aged 59.

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