Caroline Williams

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Caroline Williams
Born Little Rock, Arkansas
Occupation Actress
Years active 1975–present

Caroline Williams is an American actress and producer. She made her film debut in the 1975 film Smile. She is best known for role as Stretch in the The Texas Chainsaw Massacre film series. Her other film roles include Alamo Bay (1985), The Legend of Billie Jean (1985), Stepfather II (1989), Days of Thunder (1990), How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000), Halloween II (2009), and Hatchet 3 (2013). Williams has made guest appearances on several television series such as Hunter (1987), Murder, She Wrote (1992), ER (1996), Suddenly Susan (1996), Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1997), The District (2003), and Grey's Anatomy (2010).

Life and career[edit]

Williams was born in Rusk County, Texas. She made her film debut in the 1985 film Smile. A decade later, she starred in Alamo Bay and The Legend of Billie Jean. In 1986, Williams had small roles in Thompson's Last Run and Getting Even before portraying Vanita 'Stretch' Brock in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2. In 1989, Williams starred in Stepfather 2.

In 1990, she reprised her role as Stretch in the 1990 film Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III and starred in Days of Thunder.

In 1995, Williams starred in Leprechaun 3. From the mid to late 1990s, Williams had guest appearances on several television series such as ER (1996), Suddenly Susan (1996), and Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1997).

In 2000, Williams starred in How the Grinch Stole Christmas. In 2009, she had a role in Rob Zombie's Halloween II.[1] The following year, she had a guest appearance on Grey's Anatomy. In 2013, Williams starred in Contracted and Hatchet III. In 2015, she starred in Martian Land.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1975 Smile Helga - Young American Miss
Alamo Bay Diane
The Legend of Billie Jean Woman in Pickup
1986 Thompson's Last Run Hooker (TV movie)
Getting Even Molly
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 Vanita 'Stretch' Brock Lead Role
1987 Hunter (TV series) Sybil Taylor (1 episode)
L.A Law (TV series) Mrs. Talbot (2 episodes)
1988 Police Story: Monster Manor Big Red (TV movie)
1989 Stepfather II Matty Crimmins
1990 Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III Reporter Cameo
Love and Lies Sammi (TV movie)
Days of Thunder Jennie Burns
They Came from Outer Space Jessica (1 episode)
1991 Sins of the Mother Jennifer Coe (TV movie)
Equal Justice Roberta (1 episode)
Disney Presents The 100 Lives of Black Jack Savage Christy Lawton (1 episode)
Shannon's Deal Vivian (1 episode)
1992 Sisters Janet Kelso (1 episode)
Murder, She Wrote Amanda North & Janet Weymouth (2 episodes)
Silk Stalkings Caitlin Walsh (1 episode)
1994 Flashfire Ann
Deconstructing Sarah Dottie (TV movie)
1995 Leprechaun 3 Loretta
Drifting School
Models Inc. Leslie Newcomb (2 episodes)
1996 ER Scrub Nurse (1 episode)
Suddenly Susan (1 episode)
1997 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Gwendolyn (1 episode)
Mike Hammer, Private Eye Janice Rhodes ( 1 episode)
1998 Mike Hammer, Private Eye Natural Rivers Now woman (1 episode)
Air America (1 episode)
1999 Rage B-Girl at the Elephant
Diagnosis: Murder Maren (1 episode)
2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Tiny Who Woman
2001 Family Law Ms. Morton (1 episode)
2003 NYPD Blue Trish Braswell (1 episode)
Recipe for Disaster Jason's Mom (TV movie)
The District Ruth Davies (1 episode)
2004 The Division Donna Estes (2 episodes)
2007 Jane Doe: How to Fire Your Boss Alana Devlin
Nip-Tuck Mrs. Feeney (1 episode)
2008 Women's Murder Club Betsy Hammond (1 episode)
2009 Halloween II Dr. Maple
2010 Grey's Anatomy Alison Clark (1 episode)
Sebastian Olivia Barnes
Monsterpiece Theatre Volume 1 Auntie D (segment: Rottentail)
2011 Don't Look in the Basement! Nurse Karen Stephens
2013 Hatchet 3 Amanda Fowler
Contracted Sam's Mom
2014 Blood Valley: Seed's Revenge Mrs. McDonagh
2015 Contracted: Phase II Sam's Mom (archival footage)
Martian Land Ulyana
2016 Sharknado: The 4th Awakens Stretch

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