Santa Monica, California
Brown - Dark
Claim to Fame
Has Detailed Data (New)
Profile Bio Text
Tracy Kristine Nelson (born October 25, 1963), is an American actress. Tracy Nelson was born on October 25, 1963, in Santa Monica, California. A sixth generation performer, Nelson`s parents were Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Ricky Nelson, and actress and artist Kristin Nelson (née Harmon). The oldest of four children, her siblings include Matthew Nelson, Gunnar Nelson of the `90s rock group Nelson, and Sam Nelson. Her paternal grandparents are Ozzie and Harriet Nelson and her maternal grandparents are Tom Harmon, a Heisman winner from Michigan, and actress Elyse Knox. She is also the niece of actors David Nelson, Mark Harmon, and Kelly Harmon.
Nelson is perhaps best known for playing the role of Sister Stephanie ("Steve"), the sidekick of Father Dowling in the television series The Father Dowling Mysteries. She started her career early playing one of Henry Fonda`s daughters in Yours, Mine and Ours (1968) when she was five years old. In 1982 she played Jennifer DeNuccio on the television series Square Pegs, and in 1984 she had a regular role in the short-lived Aaron Spelling television series Glitter. Throughout the 1980s and 1990s she made guest appearances on popular television series including Family Ties, St. Elsewhere, Murphy Brown, the Australian series The Man from Snowy River, Melrose Place, Will and Grace, and Seinfeld. She was on Broadway as Rizzo in Grease in 1995. She has also appeared in several movies including the #1 hit Down and Out in Beverly Hills. She has starred in several Lifetime movies including The Perfect Nanny in 2000, The Perfect Husband, Kate`s Secret, The Fight for Jesse, and various others.
Tracy is a 1981 graduate from the Westlake School for Girls. She briefly attended Bard College in upstate New York. A cancer survivor, she was diagnosed with Hodgkin`s disease a month after her 1987 marriage to actor William R. Moses, and one year after her father was killed in a plane crash. Nelson and Moses divorced in 1997 and share a daughter, Remington Elizabeth Moses, born in 1992. Tracy also has a son, Elijah Nelson Clark, born in 2001, father Chris Clark.
Couple Profile Source
Full Name at Birth
Tracy Kristine Nelson
Matthew Nelson, Gunnar Nelson, Sam Nelson
Mark Harmon- Uncle, David Nelson Uncle, Kelly Harmon- Aunt, Tom Harmon - Grandpa, Elise Knox- grandma, Ozzie Nelson- grandpa, Harriet Nelson- grandpa
Tracy Kristine Nelson (born October 25, 1963) is an American actress, writer, and cancer survivor.
Page Display = 2 (Legacy)
The Buckley School, Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angels (1981)
Bard College in upstate New York for Dance and European History
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Was the host for The Pregnancy Massage Video by wombsong