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Andie MacDowell

Andie MacDowell was born April 21, 1958 in Gaffney, South Carolina, to Pauline Johnston (Oswald), a music teacher, and Marion St. Pierre MacDowell, a lumber executive. She was enrolled at Winthrop College located in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Initially discovered by a rep from Wilhelmina Models while on a trip to Los Angeles. Later signed on with ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 7 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Magic Mike XXL
Nancy Davidson
 2013 Breaking at the Edge
Dr. Ghozland
 2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
Claire Williams
- Leap Day (2012) ... Claire Williams
 2011 Monte Carlo
 2010 Lone Star (TV Series)
- Small Time ... Alex
- Unveiled ... Alex
 2010 Daydream Nation
Enid Goldberg
 2010 Happiness Runs
Victor's Mother
 2010 The Front (TV Movie)
Monique Lamont
 2010 At Risk (TV Movie)
Monique Lamont
 2010 As Good as Dead
Helen Kalahan
 2008 The Prince of Motor City (TV Movie)
Gertrude Hamilton
 2008 Inconceivable
Charlotte 'Lottie' Louise Du Bose (as Andie Macdowell)
 2007/V Intervention
 2007 Insatiable (TV Series)
 2006 Barnyard
Etta the Hen (voice)
 2005 Tara Road
 2005 Riding the Bus with My Sister (TV Movie)
Rachel Simon
 2005 Beauty Shop
 2005 The Last Sign
Kathy Macfarlane
 2003 The Practice (TV Series)
Grace Chapman
- Les Is More (2003) ... Grace Chapman
 2002 Ginostra
 2002 Jo (TV Movie)
 2001/I Crush
 2001 Dinner with Friends (TV Movie)
 2001 Reaching Normal
 1999/I Just the Ticket
Linda Palinski
 1998 Shadrach
 1997 The End of Violence
 1995 Unstrung Heroes
Selma Lidz
 1993 Short Cuts
Ann Finnigan
 1992 Ruby Cairo
Elizabeth 'Bessie' Faro / Ruby Cairo
 1991 The Object of Beauty
 1988 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
- McAllister (1988) ... Maggie
 1988 Secret of the Sahara (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... Anthea
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... Anthea
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Anthea
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Anthea
 1985 St. Elmo's Fire
Dale Biberman
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Other Works:

PSA for Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. See more »

Publicity Listings:

27 Interviews | 11 Articles | 27 Pictorials | 20 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Andie Mac Dowell | Andie Macdowell


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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(1996, on having her voice dubbed by Glenn Close for Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984)) When I heard the news, I was in my hotel room, alone. At the time of Greystoke, I was not even in a good relationship, so I had no one to share it with. I didn't deceive myself for one minute about what the media was going to do with it or what people in the business were going to think.... See more »


Parents are Marion St. Pierre MacDowell and Pauline "Paula" Johnston; has a stepbrother and a stepsister. See more »


Characters who smile and laugh a great deal See more »

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