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Yancy Butler

Yancy Butler was born and grew up in Greenwich Village, New York City during the 1970s, so it's not unusual that she chose to be an actor, being third generation showbiz. Her father is Joe Butler, the lead singer and drummer for the reunited Lovin' Spoonful; her step-mother, Kim, was a company manager for Broadway shows, and her grandparents were ... See full bio »
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 2013 Hansel & Gretel Get Baked
Officer Hart
 2012 Shark Week
 2011 Rage of the Yeti (TV Movie)
 2011 The Mentalist (TV Series)
Aunt Jodie
- Blood for Blood (2011) ... Aunt Jodie
 2010 Lake Placid 3 (TV Movie)
 2009 Wolvesbayne (TV Movie)
 2008 Vote and Die: Liszt for President
Ann Barklely
 2007 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Ava Jenkins / Ava
- Episode #1.13083 (2007) ... Ava Jenkins
- Episode #1.13079 (2007) ... Ava Jenkins
- Episode #1.13078 (2007) ... Ava Jenkins
- Episode #1.13077 (2007) ... Ava Jenkins
- Episode #1.13074 (2007) ... Ava Jenkins
 2006 Striking Range
Emily Johanson
 2006 Basilisk: The Serpent King (TV Movie)
 2006 Double Cross (TV Movie)
Kathy Swanson
 2004 The Last Letter
Ms. Toney / Alicia Cromwell
 2003 The Lyon's Den (TV Series)
Sandra Previn
- Ex (2003) ... Sandra Previn
 2000 Doomsday Man
 2000 Thin Air (TV Movie)
Lisa St. Claire
 2000 Third Watch (TV Series)
- Officer Involved (2000) ... Treva
- 32 Bullets and a Broken Heart (2000) ... Treva
 1999 The Witness Files
Sandy Dickinson
 1998 The Wild Thornberrys (TV Series)
Tourist #3
- Iron Curtain (1998) ... Tourist #3 (voice)
 1998 The Treat
 1997 Annie's Garden
Lisa Miller
 1997 Ravager
Avedon Hammond
 1997 Perversions of Science (TV Series)
Lisa Gerou
- Given the Heir (1997) ... Lisa Gerou
 1997 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Lucinda 'Lucy' Hastings
- I Love Lucy (1997) ... Lucinda 'Lucy' Hastings
 1997 The Ex
Deidre Kenyon
 1996 Fast Money
Francesca Marsh
 1995 Let It Be Me
 1992 Grapevine (TV Series)
- The Lisa and Billy story (1992) ... Karen
 1991 Law & Order (TV Series)
Beverly Kern
- Misconception (1991) ... Beverly Kern
 1979 Savage Weekend
Little Girl (as Yancy Victoria Butler)
Show Show Self (4 credits)

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Other Works:

Audio book: Narrated "We Could Do Worse: A Millenial Collection of Alternate Histories", Dove Entertainment, 1999. ISBN 0787119024 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Yancy Victoria Butler


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Personal Quote:

[when asked what roles she thought her fans most associated her with] Very action-oriented characters, which is not something that I sought out at all. Those roles just kind of graciously fell in my lap, which I'll ride for as long as I can. Keep kicking and blading people and stuff. But I think of films like Drop Zone with Wesley Snipes and films like Hard Target with Jean Claude Van Damme. I ... See more »


Ranked #61 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women In The World" (2002) See more »


Her unmistakable husky voice and big intense eyes


Fans like to call her simply: "YB"

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