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Overview (4)

Born in Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Birth NameBonnie Blair Brown
Nickname The Thinking Man's Bombshell
Height 5' 2½" (1.59 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Blair Brown was born on April 23, 1946 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Bonnie Blair Brown. She is an actress, known for Fringe (2008), Dogville (2003) and The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (1987).

Trade Mark (1)

Often cast as intelligent but flawed or insecure women

Trivia (8)

Esquire Magazine labeled her 'The Thinking Man's Bombshell.'
Graduated from Canada's National Theatre School [1969]
Performed at Canada's Stratford Festival, and took over the roles of Lady Teazle in "School for Scandal" and Jessica in "Merchant of Venice" during the pre-season Spring tour. [1970]
Lived with Richard Jordan from 1976-1985. They have 1 son, Robert Christopher Hand Jordan, born in 1982.
Won Broadway's 2000 Tony Award as Best Actress (Featured Role - Play) for "Copenhagen."
Was partnered with David Hare between his two marriages.
Has the distinction of playing both an American President and an American First Lady. She played fictional President Katharine Taylor in Majority Rule (1992) and real life First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy in the Kennedy (1983). The husbands of each character were assassinated.
Close friend of actor John Glover.

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