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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 23 March 1964Englewood, New Jersey, USA
Height 5' 7" (1.7 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Davis, second of three children, was born in Englewood, New Jersey, the daughter of Joan, a librarian (at one time, for the elementary section of Elisabeth Morrow School), and William Davis, an engineer. Davis has described her mother as a "great storyteller" who would take Davis and her siblings to museums or to "something cultural" every Sunday after church. Davis was raised in Tenafly, New Jersey and graduated in 1982 from Tenafly High School. She was a childhood friend of Mira Sorvino, with whom she wrote and acted in backyard plays. She is married to actor Jon Patrick Walker. They have two daughters, Georgia (born August 31, 2002) and Mae (born December 30, 2004).

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous

Spouse (2)

Ford Evanson (1987 - 1996) (divorced)
Jon Patrick Walker (? - present) (2 children)

Trivia (16)

Auditioned for Baywatch (1989).
Studied ballet as a teenager and participated in the Joffrey Ballet's summer programs. She began her stage career in earnest in Chicago, where she took over Madonna's role in the Chicago production of 'Speed the Plow', to great acclaim. She still does more stage work than film work, and she lives in New York.
Partner of Jon Patrick Walker, their daughter Georgia was born in 2002.
Studied under Uta Hagen at the HB Studio in the West Village in Manhattan.
Was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) in June 2004.
Childhood friend of Mira Sorvino; they performed plays for the neighbors.
Graduate of Vassar College (1986).
Has a 9-year-old wheaten terrier named Charlie.
First Daughter, Georgia, was born August 31, 2002; her second daughter, Mae, was born December 30, 2004.
Mother is a retired school librarian.
Played Anton Yelchin's mother in two movies: Hearts in Atlantis (2001) and Charlie Bartlett (2007).
Nominated for the 2009 Tony Award for Best Performance for a Leading Actress in a Play for "God of Carnage".
Played Dana Ivey's daughter in two movies: The Impostors (1998) and Mumford (1999).
Played the wife of characters, played by Dermot Mulroney, in two movies: About Schmidt (2002) and The Family Tree (2011).
(Summer 2000) Currently starring on Broadway in Rebecca Gilman's Spinning Into Butter at Lincoln Center, to critical acclaim.
Playing Mia on the HBO teleplay "In Treatment". [May 2009]

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