Dixie Carter

Dixie Carter

Performer

Dixie Carter, the stage and television actress who played the tempestuous and fiercely dignified Julia Sugarbaker for seven seasons on television's "Designing Women," and carved out a late career as a nightclub singer, died April 10, 2010. She was 70.

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  • Born: May 25, 1939 in McLemoresville, Tennessee
  • Death: Apr 10, 2010 in Houston, Texas

Roles (5)

Thoroughly Modern Millie Playbill - Opening Night Thoroughly Modern Millie (2002)
Opened Apr 18, 2002
  • as Mrs. Meers (Replacement)
  • Feb 24, 2004 - Jun 6, 2004
Master Class Playbill - Opening Night, Nov 1995 Master Class (1995)
Opened Nov 5, 1995
  • as Maria Callas (Replacement)
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The 44th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 3, 1990 The 44th Annual Tony Awards - 1990 (1990)
Opened Jun 3, 1990
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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Pal Joey Playbill - June 1976 Pal Joey (1976)
Opened Jun 27, 1976
  • as Melba Snyder (Original)
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Production Placeholder Sextet (1974)
Opened Mar 3, 1974
  • as Ann (Original)
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1979 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Fathers and Sons Nominee
Theatre World
1976 Theatre World Award Jesse and the Bandit Queen Winner