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Calista Flockhart

Calista Kay Flockhart was born 11 November, 1964 in Freeport, Illinois. Her mother, Kay (Honohan), was a school teacher, and her father, Ronald Flockhart, worked for Kraft Foods Inc. She has Irish, Scottish, German, and English ancestry. Calista was named after two of her great-grandmothers, who both had the middle name "Calista". Flockhart ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015-2016 Supergirl (TV Series)
Cat Grant
- Episode #1.11 (2016) ... Cat Grant
- Episode #1.12 (2016) ... Cat Grant
- Episode #1.10 (2016) ... Cat Grant
- Episode #1.9 (2015) ... Cat Grant
- Episode #1.7 (2015) ... Cat Grant
 2015 Full Circle (TV Series)
Ellen Kelly-O'Rourke
- Ken & Vera (2015) ... Ellen Kelly-O'Rourke
- Ellen & Ken (2015) ... Ellen Kelly-O'Rourke
- Phil & Ellen (2015) ... Ellen Kelly-O'Rourke
- Shelly & Katie (2015) ... Ellen Kelly-O'Rourke
- Richie & Shelly (2015) ... Ellen Kelly-O'Rourke
 2013 The Penguins of Madagascar (TV Series)
- The Penguin Who Loved Me (2013) ... Doris (voice)
 2001 Bash: Latter-Day Plays (TV Movie)
 1998 Angel Passing (Short)
 1998 The Practice (TV Series)
Ally McBeal
- Axe Murderer (1998) ... Ally McBeal
 1995 Drunks
 1994 Quiz Show
Barnard Girls
 1994 Clear Cut (Short)
 1993 Naked in New York
Acting Student
 1991 Darrow (TV Movie)
Lillian Anderson
 1990 An American Story (TV Movie)
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Elise (1989)
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Narrated the children's book, "Shrinking Violet" by Carl Best, to CD which was released by Weston Books in 2003. See more »

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11 Interviews | 20 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 42 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 5½" (1.66 m)

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I got a call from a girlfriend in L.A. She was also an actress, doing what they refer to as "pilot season". She had read the script and she called me about it, and then I called my agent and he said, "Oh, yeah, I saw that and I passed". [Beat] And I said, "Oh, well maybe we should revisit it". So I did. I eventually flew out and screen-tested, and I got the part -- on how she got Ally McBeal (... See more »


Best known for her role in Ally McBeal (1997) See more »


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