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Sally Hardesty is a fictional character in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise. She was portrayed by Marilyn Burns in the original series and by Jessica Biel in the rebooted series and serves as the primary protagonist of both the 1974 film and the 2003 reboot. She has been regarded as one of the earliest examples of the final girl trope.

Sally Hardesty
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre character
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Marilyn Burns portraying Sally in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
First appearance The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Last appearance Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)
Created by Tobe Hooper
Portrayed by
Marilyn Burns

Jessica Biel
Information
Gender Female
Family Franklin Hardesty (brother)

Sally Hardesty (named Erin Hardesty in the 2003 reboot) is a fictional character in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise. She was portrayed by Marilyn Burns in the original series and by Jessica Biel in the rebooted series and serves as the primary protagonist of both the 1974 film and the 2003 reboot. She has been regarded as one of the earliest examples of the final girl trope.