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Daughter of a law professor at Northwestern University, she moved with her family to Los Angeles when he transferred to the University of California at Los Angeles (U.C.L.A.). She began acting in school plays at North Hollywood High, graduated from The Oakwood School and then continued her stage training at the American Conservatory Theatre in San... See full bio »
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 2016 Showing Roots
Shirley
 2015 Swung
Dolly
 2015 Woman in Gold
Judge Florence Cooper
 2015 Unexpected
Carolyn
 2008 Inconceivable
Tallulah 'Tutu' Williams
 2006 The Truth
Donna
 2001 Buffalo Soldiers
Mrs. Berman
 2000 Manila
Elizabeth
 1998 The Misadventures of Margaret
Till Turner
 1998 Twice Upon a Yesterday
Diane
 1995 Wings of Courage
Noëlle
 1993 Me and Veronica
Fanny
 1993 King of the Hill
Lydia
 1990 Tune in Tomorrow...
Elena Quince
 1990 A Shock to the System
Stella Anderson
 1990 The Handmaid's Tale
Moira
 1987 The Bedroom Window
Denise
 1983 Lovesick
Chloe Allen
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She acted in Donald Margulies' play, "Dinner with Friends," at the Hampstead Theatre in London, England with Rolf Saxon, Samantha Bond and Kevin Anderson in the cast. Simon Curtis was director. See more »

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1 Interview | 4 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Elizabeth Mcgovern

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I've been in things that have impressed people and they've come up to congratulate you but in a kind of, you-must-think-you're-really-special way. See more »

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She has Scottish, English, and more distant German, ancestry. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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