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Madeleine Stowe

Madeleine Stowe was born in Los Angeles, California, to Mireya Maria (Mora Steinvorth) and Robert Alfred Stowe, a civil engineer. Her mother was a from a prominent political family in Costa Rica, while her father was of English and German ancestry. Stowe grew up in Eagle Rock, a working-class neighborhood of Los Angeles. At age ten she started ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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 2006 Southern Comfort (TV Movie)
 2005 Saving Milly (TV Movie)
 1994 Blink
Emma Brody
 1993 Another Stakeout
Maria McGuire (uncredited)
 1990/I Revenge
 1986 Blood & Orchids (TV Movie)
Hester Ashley Murdoch (as Madeline Stowe)
 1984 Amazons (TV Movie)
Dr. Sharon Fields
 1981 The Gangster Chronicles (TV Mini-Series)
Ruth Lasker
 1981 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
- Creepy Time Gal (1981) ... Cassie (as Madeline Stowe)
 1980 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Annie Crane
- Portrait of Love (1980) ... Annie Crane (as Madeline Stowe)
 1980 Beulah Land (TV Mini-Series)
Selma Kendrick Davis
 1979 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
- School of Terror (1979) ... Diane
 1978 The Deerslayer (TV Movie)
Hetty Hutter
 1978 The Nativity (TV Movie)
Mary (as Madeline Stowe)
 1978 The Amazing Spider-Man (TV Series)
Maria Calderon
- Escort to Danger (1978) ... Maria Calderon
 1978 Baretta (TV Series)
- The Marker (1978) ... Anna (as Madeline Stowe)
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Madeline Stowe


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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While it was nice working with a lot of those people, ultimately it was unsatisfying to play a victim, and I realized I couldn't do it anymore. It had to stop.


In 1982 she married her boyfriend of a year Brian Benben, whom she met on the set of the NBC miniseries The Gangster Chronicles (1981). See more »

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Clearly one of the most underated actresses of our time... graceoverpressure
Madeleine Stowe and Julia Orlong, the most beautiful women in the world lun_yue
So beautiful until.... drewrst
her voice? shame_about_raisins
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