Birth Name: Celia Weston
Birth Place: Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA
Born and raised in Spartanburg, South Carolina, Weston might have ended up as yet another Southern matron had not her father passed away. Believing he would have disapproved of her career choice and her move first to London to study and then to NYC to pursue acting, Weston originally enrolled in college as a psychology major. By the late 70s, though, she was marking time as a waitress in Manhattan while seeking her big break. Following stints at regional theaters, Weston finally made it to the Great White Way alongside Kevin Kline in 1979 in Michael Weller's play "Loose Ends". She then co-starred with Irene Worth in Edward Albee's "The Lady From Dubuque" before finally succumbing to the lure...