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Mary-Louise Parker


Southern-bred Mary-Louise Parker, from Fort Jackson, South Carolina, was born on August 2, 1964, the youngest of four born to Judge John Morgan Parker and the former Caroline Louise Morell. She comes from Swedish, English, Scottish, Scotch-Irish, German, and Dutch ancestry. Her father's occupation took the family both around the country and abroad... See full bio »

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Won 2 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 34 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Weeds
Weeds Nancy Botwin
(2005-2012)
Angels in America
Angels in America Harper Pitt
(2003)
The West Wing
The West Wing Amy Gardner
(2001-2006)
RED
RED Sarah Ross
(2010)

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 2018 Red Sparrow (filming)
 2017 Mr. Mercedes (TV Series) (pre-production)
Janey Patterson
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Janey Patterson
 2017 Billions (TV Series)
George Minchak
- With or Without You (2017) ... George Minchak
 2017 When We Rise (TV Mini-Series)
Roma Guy
- Part II (2017) ... Roma Guy
- Part VI (2017) ... Roma Guy
- Part V (2017) ... Roma Guy
- Part IV (2017) ... Roma Guy
- Part III (2017) ... Roma Guy
 2017 Golden Exits
Gwendolyn
 2016 Chronically Metropolitan
Annabel
 2014 Behaving Badly
Lucy Stevens / Saint Lola
 2014 Feed Me (TV Series)
Emma
- The Goal of Sexual Intercourse (2014) ... Emma
 2014 Jamesy Boy
Tracy
 2013 Christmas in Conway (TV Movie)
Suzy Mayor
 2013 RED 2
Sarah
 2013 R.I.P.D.
Proctor
 2010 RED
Sarah Ross
 2010 Howl
Gail Potter
 2007 The Robber Bride (TV Movie)
Zenia Arden
 2001-2006 The West Wing (TV Series)
Amy Gardner
- Requiem (2006) ... Amy Gardner
- Freedonia (2005) ... Amy Gardner
- Han (2003) ... Amy Gardner
 2005 Vinegar Hill (TV Movie)
Ellen Grier
 2004 Saved!
Lillian
 2002 The Quality of Mercy (Short)
Sarah Richardson
 2000 Cupid & Cate (TV Movie)
Cate DeAngelo
 1999 Let the Devil Wear Black
Julia Hirsch
 1998 Saint Maybe (TV Movie)
Lucy Dean Bedloe
 1998 Legalese (TV Movie)
Rica Martin
 1998 Goodbye Lover
Peggy Blane
 1997 The Maker
Officer Emily Peck
 1997 Murder in Mind
Caroline Walker (as Mary Louise Parker)
 1995 Sugartime (TV Movie)
Phyllis McGuire
 1995 Reckless
Pooty
 1995 Boys on the Side
Robin
 1994 A Place for Annie (TV Movie)
Linda
 1993 Naked in New York
Joanne White
 1993 Mr. Wonderful
Rita
 1991 Grand Canyon
Dee
 1989 Longtime Companion
Lisa
 1989 Signs of Life
Charlotte (as Mary Louise Parker)
 1988 Too Young the Hero (TV Movie)
Pearl Spencer
 1975 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
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Other Works:

Starred as Cherie in William Inge's "Bus Stop" at the Circle in the Square Theatre, directed by Josephine R. Abady (February 22 - March 17, 1996). See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 12 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mary Louise Parker | Moore and Parker

Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't live in Los Angeles and I don't do a lot of superfluous press. See more »

Trivia:

For the film The Best Thief in the World (2004), originally Eric Stoltz was offered the role of her husband, but Mary-Louise Parker wanted someone older so asked the producers to hire the actor David Warshofsky. The film never received a theatrical release. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays loud, talkative women

Star Sign:

Leo

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