Tuesday Lynn Knight (born February 17, 1969) is an American actress. The daughter of composer Baker Knight, she is perhaps best remembered for her role as Kristen Parker in the 1988 horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master. Tuesday also recorded the song "Nightmare" used during the film's opening credits. She appears as herself in the 1994 Wes Craven film Wes Craven's New Nightmare as well as the 2010 film Sex and the City 2. Tuesday is currently now filming The Bloody Man with Nightmare 4 co-star Lisa Wilcox and this will be the first time they are together in a film since 1988.
Mod Squad (TV Series) (Concerned Child) - 1963
- The Connection
Fame (TV Series) (Suzi Detroit) - 1984
- The Monster That Devoured Las Vegas
General Hospital (TV Series) (Val) - 1987
The Facts of Life (TV Series) (Amy) - 1988
- Let's Face The Music
Promised a Miracle (TV Movie) (Roberta Palmer) - 1988
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (Kristen Parker) - 1988
The Preppie Murder (TV Movie) (Shawn Kovell) - 1989
Teach 109 (TV Short) (Technician) - 1990
Who Killed Baby Jesus? (Eve Cody) - 1992
The Prom (Girl on the Couch) - 1992
Mistress (Peggy) - 1992
Calendar Girl (Nude Woman/Marilyn Monroe) - 1993
Cover Story (Tracy/Reen) - 1993
Wes Craven's New Nightmare (Tuesday Knight) - 1994
Cool and the Crazy (TV Movie) (Brenda) - 1995
The Babysitter (Waitress) - 1995
Star Witness (TV Movie) (Anna) - 1995
Strike Back (Anna) - 1995
The Fan (Nurse) - 1996
The Hindsight (Karen) - 1996
The Cottonwood (Ruby) - 1996
Telling Lies in America (WHK Receptionist) - 1996
Brother (Prostitute) - 1997
Theory of the Leisure Class (Callie) - 2000
Daddy and Them (Billy Montgomery) - 2001
Sweet Underground (Frances) - 2001
Diamond Zero a.k.a. IceMaker (video title) (Lil) - 2004
Opening Night (Victoria Lawson) - 2005
Catch of the Day (Wednesday) - 2013
Delusional (Mia Miller) - 2013
A Tennis Shoe in the Street (Lynn Stevens) - 2014
How to Be Single (Actress/Uncredited) - 2015
One Last Scare Short (911 Operator) - 2016
It Wants Blood! (Carol Fletcher) - 2017
Getting the Kinks Out (Daisy) - 2019
Cool as Hell 2 (Tuesday Knight) - 2019
Los Angeles November Short (Shawna) - 2019
Off the Cuff: Healthy Cooking with Craig Mitchell (TV Series) (Mrs. Paul) - 2019
- Low Carb, Air Fried Salmon Cakes
The Bloody Man (Post-Production) - 2019
The Rideshare Killer (Post-Production) (Julie Altimari) - 2020
Shriekshow Filming (Dr. Harris) - 2020
Back in the No Filming (Lian Sierakowski) - 2020
Dinner with Tess Pre-Production (Tess)
Camper Well Pre-Production (Nancy)
Pay Attention Announced (Courtney Smith)
In 1987, Knight appeared as Val on the ABC soap opera General Hospital. She has also appeared in a number of television movies. Knight has made guest appearances various on TV series, including Fame (1984), The Facts of Life, Law & Order, and The X Files. She was also a series regular on the short-lived 1992 Aaron Spelling prime time soap opera 2000 Malibu Road.
Fame (Suzi Detroit, 1984; episode: "The Monster That Devoured Las Vegas")
General Hospital (Val, 1987)
The Facts of Life (Amy, 1988; episode: "Let's Face the Music")
Matlock (Abby Smith, 1989; episode: "The Starlet")
2000 Malibu Road (Joy Rule, 1992; series regular)
Law & Order (Candy, 1995; episode: "Humiliation")
Profiler (Morissa, 1996; episode: "I'll Be Watching You")
The X-Files (Jackie Gurwitch, 1999; episode: "Trevor")
In 1986, she appeared on the original demo for the production that would become Jekyll & Hyde for Frank Wildhorn.
After working on the Quiet Riot album "Metal Health" as backing vocals, Knight released a solo album Tuesday Knight in 1987 on Parc/CBS Records. It contained a cover version of Prince's "Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?" The album's sole single was called "Out of Control." Her second album Here it Comes Released in 2000, Had More Of a Commercial Success Than Her Previous attempt. In 1990 she sang the song "Ivory Tower" on the Mad About You soundtrack. In 1996, she sang a cover of The Police's song "Every Breath You Take" in an episode of the Profiler entitled "I'll Be Watching You". In 2001, Tuesday provided her voice for the song "If It Takes All Night" in the film The Theory of the Leisure Class. She later watched a performance by the David Bowie Tribute Band Space Oddity and joined them as Keyboardist and Backing vocals.
On September 17, 2012, Knight released Faith, an 18-track album featuring a collection of songs recorded over the past twenty-five years.
Her iconic cult classic song "Nightmare" is heard in the opening credits of 1988's A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master. The song was never released on the official soundtrack.
Currently, Knight is the lead singer in a Deborah Harry, Blondie tribute band named Rapture: The Blondie Tribute.
In 2000, Knight and A Nightmare on Elm Street 4 co-star Lisa Wilcox founded the footwear jewelry company ToeBrights. Knight also has her own jewelry line "Tuesday's Hip Vintage". Her Victorian, Gothic and Egyptian-styled pieces have been worn by many celebrities including Britney Spears, Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Paris Hilton, Madonna, Kim Basinger and many others.