Melissa Leo The Fighter 2011

Melissa Leo as Alice Eklund Ward in The Fighter
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role 2011

Melissa Leo The Fighter 2011
Melissa Leo The Fighter 2011

Plays Character That Is Related To The Sex Trade Industry

Cookie in Streetwalkin’ 1985

Character Is A Prostitute

Melissa Leo in Streetwalkin' 1985
Melissa Leo in Streetwalkin’ 1985

Fresh off of an Emmy nomination for her role as Linda Warner on All My Children, Melissa Leo nabbed her first lead role in a film. Playing a Times Square hooker in the movie Streetwalkin’. Women walking the streets as a prostitute has been glamorizes in other films such as Pretty Woman. As Cookie in Streetwalkin’, this film depicts the gruesomeness and bleak realism of walking the streets as a hooker. There was even a theme song written for this movie called, what else, but Streetwalkin’

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