Shirley MacLaine's Starring Roles
She's made 63 movies over the last several decades—learn more about some of Shirley's most well-known roles.
The Oprah Winfrey Show | April 11, 2011
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The Sheepman, 1958
In this Western, Shirley plays Dell Payton, a woman in cattle country who falls for the town's newcomer, Jason Sweet, who has recently won a herd of sheep in a poker game. Though the townsfolk—including Dell's local suitor, played by Leslie Nielsen—challenge Sweet's arrival, he stands his ground in several showdowns.
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