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Ann Dowd


Ann Dowd was born on January 30, 1956 in Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA. She is an actress, known for Compliance (2012), Side Effects (2013) and Marley & Me (2008). She is married to Lawrence Arancio. They have three children. See full bio »

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 2014 Big Driver (TV Movie)
Ramona Norville
 2014 WildLike
Jeanie
 2014 St. Vincent
Shirley, Sunnyside Administrator
 2014 The Drop
Dottie
 2014 Olive Kitteridge (TV Mini-Series)
Bonnie Newton
- Security (2014) ... Bonnie Newton
- A Different Road (2014) ... Bonnie Newton
- Incoming Tide (2014) ... Bonnie Newton
- Pharmacy (2014) ... Bonnie Newton
 2014 The Divide (TV Series)
Ida Bankowski
- The Way Men Divide (2014) ... Ida Bankowski
- No Such Thing as Justice (2014) ... Ida Bankowski
 2014 True Detective (TV Series)
Betty Childress
- Form and Void (2014) ... Betty Childress
 2014 Love's a Bitch (TV Mini-Series)
Wes' Mom
- Family Time (2014) ... Wes' Mom
 2013/I Side Effects
Martin's Mother
 2012 The Discoverers
Patti
 2011 Lost Revolution
Glenn
 2011 Pan Am (TV Series)
Marjorie Lowrey
 2011 Coming Up Roses
Lynne
 2011 The Art of Getting By
Mrs. Grimes
 2010 Louie (TV Series)
Nun
- God (2010) ... Nun
 2001-2009 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Lillian Siefeld / Sally Wilkens / Louise Durning
- Lead (2009) ... Lillian Siefeld
- Soulless (2003) ... Sally Wilkens
- Victims (2001) ... Louise Durning
 2009 Taking Chance (TV Movie)
Gretchen
 2008 Familiar Strangers
Dottie Worthington
 2007 Alice Upside Down
Aunt Sally
 2007 The Babysitters
Tammy Lyner
 2007 Lost Revolution
Glenn
 2007 The Living Wake
Librarian
 2007 Goodbye Baby
Terri
 2006 Flags of Our Fathers
Mrs. Strank
 2006 Saving Shiloh
Louise Preston
 2005 The Notorious Bettie Page
Edna Page
 2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury (TV Series)
Karen Ames
- Truth or Consequences (2005) ... Karen Ames
 2004 House M.D. (TV Series)
Mother Superior
- Damned If You Do (2004) ... Mother Superior
 2004 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Laurie Manotti
- Inert Dwarf (2004) ... Laurie Manotti
 2004 The Forgotten
Eileen the Accountant
 2004 Extreme Mom (Short)
Kathleen
 2004 The Manchurian Candidate
Congresswoman Becket
 2004 The Jury (TV Series)
Evelyn Berry
- The Honeymoon Suite (2004) ... Evelyn Berry
 2004 Homework
Mother
 1991-2003 Law & Order (TV Series)
Dr. Beth Allison / Patricia Smith / Dorothy Baxter / ...
- Compassion (2003) ... Dr. Beth Allison
- Pro Se (1996) ... Patricia Smith
- Breeder (1994) ... Dorothy Baxter
- Sonata for Solo Organ (1991) ... Teresa Franz
 2003 Lucy (TV Movie)
Dede
 2003 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Paula
- Song for My Father (2003) ... Paula
 2002-2003 Third Watch (TV Series)
Sgt. Beth Markham
- Second Chances (2003) ... Sgt. Beth Markham
- Superheroes: Part 2 (2002) ... Sgt. Beth Markham
- Superheroes: Part 1 (2002) ... Sgt. Beth Markham
 2001-2002 The Education of Max Bickford (TV Series)
Jean
- The Pursuit of Happiness (2002) ... Jean
- Genesis (2002) ... Jean
- In the Details (2001) ... Jean
 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
 2001 Emergency Room 3 (Video Game)
Nurse Carolyn McGuigan (voice)
 2001 The Division (TV Series)
- Obsessions (2001)
 2001 Amy & Isabelle (TV Movie)
Lenora
 1999-2000 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Mrs. Schlewee / Mrs. Schleewee
- Unnecessary Roughness (2000) ... Mrs. Schlewee
- Short Calendar (1999) ... Mrs. Schleewee
 2000 Code Blue (Video Game)
Nurse McGuigan (voice)
 2000 Baby (TV Movie)
Ms. Minifred
 2000 Family Law (TV Series)
- Love and Money (2000)
 2000 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series)
Cookie Kelly
- Kim Kelly Is My Friend (2000) ... Cookie Kelly
- The Diary (2000) ... Cookie Kelly
 2000 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Ann Collins
- Along Came Jones (2000) ... Ann Collins
 1999 The X-Files (TV Series)
Mrs. Reed
- Rush (1999) ... Mrs. Reed
 1999 Shiloh 2: Shiloh Season
Louise Preston
 1999 Providence (TV Series)
Mary
- Home Again (1999) ... Mary
 1998 Apt Pupil
Monica Bowden
 1997-1998 Nothing Sacred (TV Series)
Sister Maureen 'Mo' Brody
- Felix Culpa (1998) ... Sister Maureen 'Mo' Brody
- Sleeping Dogs (1998) ... Sister Maureen 'Mo' Brody
- Sex, God and Reality (1998) ... Sister Maureen 'Mo' Brody
- Holy Words (1998) ... Sister Maureen 'Mo' Brody
- HIV Priest! Film at Eleven (1998) ... Sister Maureen 'Mo' Brody
 1997 All Over Me
Anne
 1996 Shiloh
Louise Preston
 1995 Bushwhacked
Mrs. Patterson
 1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (TV Movie)
Rose Long
 1995 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Eleanor Robertson
- Growth Pains (1995) ... Eleanor Robertson
 1994 It Could Happen to You
Carol
 1994 Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III (TV Mini-Series)
Maureen
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Maureen
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Maureen
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Maureen
 1994 The Cosby Mysteries (TV Movie)
 1993 Philadelphia
Jill Beckett
 1992 Lorenzo's Oil
Pediatrician
 1990 Green Card
Peggy
 1990 The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (TV Series)
Nurse Courtney
- Here's a Rare Photo Opportunity (1990) ... Nurse Courtney
 1990 The Baby-Sitters Club (TV Series)
Mrs. Elizabeth Thomas-Brewer
- The Baby-Sitters Remember (1990) ... Mrs. Elizabeth Thomas-Brewer
- Baby-sitters Special Christmas (1990) ... Mrs. Elizabeth Thomas-Brewer
 1985 First Steps (TV Movie)
Debby
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Other Works:

: Played Polina in "The Seagull" play by Anton Chekhov in a new version by Christopher Hampton (Walter Kerr Theater, New York City, New York, USA). See more »
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She was awarded the 1984 Joseph Jefferson Award Citation For Actress in a Principal Role in a Play for "Kennedy's Children", at the Pegasus Players in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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