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Irene Cagen (1944–2010)

Irene Cagen was born on December 15, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Irene Cagen Forrest. She is known for her work on Medium (2005), Playing by Heart (1998) and Fame (1982). She died on July 25, 2010 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. See full bio »

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Medium Casting Department
Playing by Heart
Playing by Heart Casting Director
Fame Casting Department
Kingdom Hospital
Kingdom Hospital Casting Department


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  Medium (TV Series) (original casting - 83 episodes, 2006 - 2011) (casting - 1 episode, 2005)
- Me Without You (2011) ... (original casting: Los Angeles)
- Labor Pains (2011) ... (original casting: Los Angeles)
- Only Half Lucky (2011) ... (original casting: Los Angeles)
- Blood on the Tracks (2010) ... (original casting: Los Angeles)
- The People in Your Neighborhood (2010) ... (original casting: Los Angeles)
  Kingdom Hospital (TV Series) (casting - 7 episodes, 2004) (casting by - 3 episodes, 2004)
- Finale (2004) ... (casting: US)
- Shoulda' Stood in Bed (2004) ... (casting: US)
- Seizure Day (2004) ... (casting: US)
- The Passion of Reverend Jimmy (2004) ... (casting: US)
- Butterfingers (2004) ... (casting: US)
 1993 Harts of the West (TV Series) (original casting - 1 episode)
- Jake's Brother (1993) ... (original casting)
 1987 I Married Dora (TV Series) (casting associate - 1 episode)
- Club Montez (1987) ... (casting associate)
 1985-1987 Fame (TV Series) (casting associate - 45 episodes)
- Baby, Remember My Name (1987) ... (casting associate)
- Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore (1987) ... (casting associate)
- Of Cabbages and Kings (1987) ... (casting associate)
- Reggie and Rose (1987) ... (casting associate)
- The Lounge Singer Who Knew Too Much (1987) ... (casting associate)
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Show Show Actress (22 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Irene Forest | Irene Cagen Forrest | Irene Forrest

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She was a great supporter of the no-kill animal rescue Sante D'Or Foundation and the Stray Cat Alliance in Los Angeles, California. See more »

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