Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Hilary Shepard Turner in "Troop Beverly Hills" (1989)

Hilary Shepard Turner (Divatox, Turbo-Space) played a small role in the classic comedy film "Troop Beverly Hills." The film stars Shelley Long as Beverly Hills housewife, Phyllis Nefler, who tries to focus her hectic life by becoming a troop leader for her daughter's Wilderness Girl troop. Turner appears at the beginning of the film which sets up Phyllis' background as a socialite who loves to shop. Hilary Shepard Turner portrays a saleswoman who is at her side when she tries on a very expensive dress. Turner's character thinks it looks great, but when Phyllis discovers a bead is missing, Turner takes a closer look and agrees to knock the price down to only $5000. She is ecstatic when Phyllis agrees to purchase it. Turner has only one line in the short scene alongside the film's star and is credited as 'Salesgirl.'

"Troop Beverly Hills" is available on DVD

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Anonymous said...

She also wrote the song "Cookie Time" for the movie.