Sheila Tousey

Sheila Tousey

Name Sheila Tousey
Profession Movie Actress
Date of Birth 1960-06-04
Place of Birth Wisconsin
Death Date
Birth Sign Gemini

About Sheila Tousey

Best known for her acting roles in such western-themed films as Silent Tongue, Ravenous, Coyote Waits, and Into the West, she also had a career as a dancer.

Early Life of Sheila Tousey

While studying at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, she discovered her love of acting. After her graduation, she attended New York University’s renowned Tisch School of the Arts.


She made her film debut alongside Graham Greene and Sam Shepard in the 1992 movie Thunderheart.

Family Life

A native of Wisconsin, she was born a member of both the Stockbridge-Munsee and the Menominee Native American tribal groups.

Associated With

She appeared in several film adaptations of author Tony Hillerman’s southwestern detective novels.