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Mary Steenburgen


Mary Steenburgen is an Academy Award-winning American actress. She was born February 8, 1953, in Newport, Arkansas, USA. Her mother, Nellie May (Wall) Steenburgen, was a school-board secretary, and her father, Maurice H. Steenburgen, was a freight-train conductor. Her surname comes from distant Dutch ancestry, and her roots also include English, ... See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 7 Days in Hell (TV Movie) (pre-production)
 2015 Dean (post-production)
Carol
 2015 Orange Is the New Black (TV Series)
- Episode #3.1 (2015)
 2014 Justified (TV Series)
Katherine Hale
- The Toll (2014) ... Katherine Hale
- Weight (2014) ... Katherine Hale
 2014 The One I Love
Mom (voice)
 2014 Song One
 2013 The Tale of Princess Kaguya
The Bamboo Cutter's Wife / Narrator (English version, voice)
 2013 Last Vegas
Diana
 2013 Brahmin Bulls
Helen West
 2011-2013 Wilfred (TV Series)
Catherine / Catherine Newman
- Regrets (2013) ... Catherine
- Confrontation (2013) ... Catherine
- Service (2012) ... Catherine Newman
 2012 Outlaw Country (TV Movie)
Anastasia Lee
 2011 Bored to Death (TV Series)
Josephine
- Forget the Herring (2011) ... Josephine
- Two Large Pearls and a Bar of Gold (2011) ... Josephine
- I Keep Taking Baths Like Lady Macbeth (2011) ... Josephine
 2011 The Help
Elain Stein
 2011 Keepin' It Real Estate (Video short)
Claire
 2010 Southern Discomfort (TV Movie)
 2010 Dirty Girl
Peggy
 2010 Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (Video short)
Mrs. Yankovic
 2009 Happiness Isn't Everything (TV Movie)
Audrey Veill
 2007 Reinventing the Wheelers (TV Movie)
Claire Wheeler
 2007 Honeydripper
Amanda Winship
 2007/I Numb
Dr. Blaine
 2007 Elvis and Anabelle
Geneva
 2004 It Must Be Love (TV Movie)
Clem Gazelle
 2004 Becker (TV Series)
Patient
- DNR (2004) ... Patient (uncredited)
 2004 Capital City (TV Movie)
Elaine Summer
 2003 Elf
Emily
 2003 Casa de los babys
Gayle
 2003 Hope Springs
Joanie Fisher
 2002 Reel Comedy (TV Series)
 2002 Wish You Were Dead
Sally Rider
 2002 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Grace Rinato
- Denial (2002) ... Grace Rinato
 2002 Living with the Dead (TV Movie)
Detective Karen Condrin
 2001 I Am Sam
Dr. Blake
 2001 The Trumpet of the Swan
Mother (voice)
 2001 Nobody's Baby
Estelle
 2000 Picnic (TV Movie)
Rosemary Sydney
 1999 Noah's Ark (TV Mini-Series)
Naamah
 1998 About Sarah (TV Movie)
Sarah Elizabeth McCaffrey
 1996 Gulliver's Travels (TV Movie)
Mary Gulliver
 1995 My Family
Gloria
 1995 Frasier (TV Series)
Marjorie
- Retirement Is Murder (1995) ... Marjorie (voice)
 1994 Pontiac Moon
Katherine Bellamy
 1994 The Gift (TV Short)
Catherine
 1994 Clifford
Sarah Davis
 1991 The Butcher's Wife
Stella Keefover
 1990 The Long Walk Home
Narrator (voice)
 1987 Dead of Winter
Julie Rose / Katie McGovern / Evelyn
 1983 Romantic Comedy
Phoebe Craddock
 1981 Ragtime
Mother
 1979 Time After Time
Amy
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Hormel Pepperoni - Narrator See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mary and Ted

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

I helped found Artists for New South Africa, but it used to be called Artists for Free South Africa. Alfre Woodard and a bunch of us started this. See more »

Trivia:

Her mother Nellie May Wall Steenburgen died on January 26, 2010 at the age of 86. See more »

Trademark:

High-pitched voice with southern accent

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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