Farrah Fawcett - a life remembered

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Farrah Fawcett - a life remembered

Determined to be taken seriously as an actress Farrah signed up to appear in off-1983 Broadway play Extremities, in which she played a rape victim who takes revenge on her attacker. The role drew critical praise and was followed by another notable performance as a victim of domestic violence in TV movie The Burning Bed, which delivered the first of three Emmy nominations