Glenda Jackson was also considered for the lead role.
Jackson turned down the role of the sexually obsessed nun in director Ken Russell's film.
Glenda Jackson was attached to star in early stages of the project. Raquel Welch was also attached at one point.
Glenda Jackson wanted to play the role of Frances Farmer.
Glenda Jackson was turned down for a role in the film.
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