Tracy Nelson Biography (1963-)

Full name, Tracy Kristin Nelson (some sources cite Tracy Kristine Nelson); born October 25, 1963, in Santa Monica, CA; daughter of Rick (an actor and singer) and Kristin (an actress; maiden name, Harmon) Nelson; granddaughter of Ozzie (a bandleader and actor) and Harriet (a singer and actress; maiden name,Hilliard) Nelson; granddaughter of Tom Harmon (an athlete and sportscaster) and Elyse Knox (an actress); sister of Matthew Nelson (a singer), Gunnar Nelson (a singer), and Sam Nelson (a singer and actor); niece of David Nelson (anactor, director, and producer); niece of Mark Harmon (an actor); niece of Kelly Harmon (an actress); married William R. Moses (an actor; known as Billy Moses), 1987 (divorced, 1997); companion of Chris Clark (a director); children:(with Moses) Remington Elizabeth; (with Clark) Elijah Clark. Addresses: Agent: Allison Levy, Innovative Artists, 235 Park Ave. South, Seventh Floor, New York, NY 10003.

Birth Details
October 25, 1963
Santa Monica, California, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Jennifer DiNuccio, Square Pegs, CBS, 1982-1983
  • Angela Timini, Glitter, ABC, 1984-1985
  • Sister Stephanie "Steve" Okowski, Father Dowling Mysteries, NBC, 1989, ABC, 1990-1991
  • Evelyn Gardner, A League of Their Own, CBS, 1993
  • Ruth Whitney, Snowy River: The McGregor Saga (also known as Banjo Paterson's The Man from Snowy River and The Man from Snowy River), The Family Channel, 1994-1995
  • Movies
  • Annie Benton, Pleasures, ABC, 1982
  • Patch Reed, Kate's Secret, NBC, 1986
  • Jamie Davies, Tonight's the Night (also known as The Game of Love), ABC, 1987
  • Randi Wainwright, If It's Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium, NBC,1987
  • Annie, Highway Heartbreaker, CBS, 1992
  • Charley Adams, Perry Mason: The Case of the Reckless Romeo, NBC, 1992
  • Tammy Frazier, No Child of Mine (also known as The Fight for Baby Jesse and The Fight for Jesse), CBS, 1993
  • Donna Colla, Ray Alexander: A Taste for Justice (also known as Ray Alexander: Murder in Mind), NBC, 1994
  • Donna Colla, Ray Alexander: A Menu for Murder, NBC, 1995
  • Annie, For Hope, ABC, 1996
  • Claire (some sources cite Clara) Devlin, Touched by Evil (also known as In the Shadow of Evil), ABC, 1997
  • Lisa Miles, The Promise, NBC, 1999
  • Angela McBride/Nikki Harcourt, The Perfect Nanny, USA Network, 2000
  • Audrey Harris, Killer Bees, PAX TV, 2002
  • Lisa Kellington, The Perfect Husband (also known as Her PerfectSpouse), 2004
  • Specials
  • CBS team contestant, Battle of the Network Stars XIV, ABC, 1983
  • Herself, Circus of the Stars #9, CBS, 1984
  • Lori, The Drug Knot, CBS, 1986
  • The Barbour Report, ABC, 1986
  • The 61st Annual Academy Awards Presentation, ABC, 1989
  • Farm Aid IV, The Nashville Network, 1990
  • Host, Miracles and Wonders, The Family Channel, 1997
  • Episodic
  • "Christmas with the Nelsons," The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet,ABC, 1966
  • Isabel Darby, "Blackout," Hotel, ABC, 1983
  • Jennifer Milbourne, "The Women," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1983
  • Deena Marx, "Ladies' Man," Family Ties, NBC, 1984
  • Deena Marx, "Oh, Donna," Family Ties, NBC, 1985
  • Sandy, "The Runaway," The Love Boat, ABC, 1985
  • "Love and the Window Dresser," New Love, American Style, ABC, 1986
  • Herself, Entertainment Tonight (also known as ET), syndicated, 1989
  • Herself, Today (also known as NBC News Today and The Today Show), NBC, 1989
  • Herself, Late Night with David Letterman, NBC, 1991
  • Eve Baker, "Who Killed the Romance?," Burke's Law, CBS, 1994
  • Jesse, "The P.I.," Matlock, ABC, 1994
  • Mary Ruth, "The Chatterbox," The Nanny, CBS, 1994
  • Meredith Parker, "I Am Curious Melrose," Melrose Place, Fox, 1994
  • Meredith Parker, "It's a Bad World after All," Melrose Place, Fox,1994
  • Meredith Parker, "Till Death Do Us Part," Melrose Place, Fox, 1994
  • Meredith Parker, "Another Perfect Day in Hell," Melrose Place, Fox, 1995
  • Kristie Lofton, "Mind over Murder," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 1996
  • Lisa Magdaleno, "The One that Got Away," Touched by an Angel, CBS,1996
  • Herself, The Rosie O'Donnell Show, syndicated, 1997
  • Janet, "The Cartoon," Seinfeld, NBC, 1998
  • Lisa, "Second Time Around," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1998
  • Lisa, "Turpis Capillus Annus (Bad Hair Day)," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1998
  • Herself, "Ozzie & Harriet: The Adventures of America's Favorite Family," Biography, Arts and Entertainment, 1998
  • Pauline, "Gossip," 7th Heaven, The WB, 2000
  • Alison Pollette, "Wedding Balls," Will & Grace, NBC, 2002
  • Elise, "Still the Bad Parents," Still Standing, CBS, 2003
  • Appeared in episodes of Tvography, Arts and Entertainment.
  • Pilots
  • Angela Timini, Glitter, ABC, 1984
  • Michelle, Hearts of Steel, ABC, 1986
  • Sister Stephanie "Steve" Okowski, Fatal Confession: A Father Dowling Mystery, NBC, 1987
  • Susan Costigan, Home, ABC, 1987
  • Film Appearances
  • Germaine Beardsley, Yours, Mine, and Ours, United Artists, 1968
  • Banjoman (concert film), Blue Pacific, 1975
  • Joanie, Maria's Lovers, Cannon, 1985
  • Jenny Whiteman, Down and Out in Beverly Hills, Buena Vista, 1986
  • The mother, The Adventures of Mary Kate and Ashley: Mystery on the High Seas, 1995
  • The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of the Sea World Adventure, 1995
  • Beth Needham, The Night Caller, Live Film and Mediaworks, 1998
  • Hellhounds on My Trail: The Afterlife of Robert Johnson, 1999
  • Diane Crosby, Perfect Game, Buena Vista Home Video, 2000
  • Linda Parkinson, Home the Horror Story, Radical Pictures, 2000
  • Rachel, The Perfect Tenant, Trimark Pictures/World International Network, 2000
  • The Bus Stop, 2000
  • Ally Parks, Fangs, Lions Gate Films, 2001
  • Kelly Jordan, Dumb Luck, Desert Rock Films/Tag Entertainment, 2001
  • Stage Appearances
  • Fly Blackbird, Inner City Cultural Center, Los Angeles, 1978
  • Betty Rizzo, Grease! (musical), Eugene O'Neill Theatre, New York City, 1996-1997
  • Major Tours
  • Betty Rizzo, Grease! (musical), U.S. cities, 1996
  • Videos
  • Host of a pregnancy massage video.

Further Reference


    • Entertainment Weekly, October 7, 1994, p. 12; January 19, 1996, p.11
    • Interview, September, 1984, p. 176
    • Parade, January 15, 1995, p. 16
    • People Weekly, December 13, 1982, p. 129; December 16, 1985, p. 121; October 18, 1993, p. 46; December 23, 1996, p. 114; October 22, 2001, p. 114
    • Redbook, October, 1989, p. 76

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