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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 has been married to Lawrence Arancio since 1984. They have three children. See full bio »

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 2016 Hedgehog (post-production)
 2015 Our Brand Is Crisis
 2014 Wildlike
 2014 St. Vincent
Shirley, Sunnyside Administrator
 2014 The Drop
 2013/I Side Effects
Martin's Mother
 2012 The Discoverers
 2011 Lost Revolution
 2011 Coming Up Roses
 2011 The Art of Getting By
Mrs. Grimes
 2008 Familiar Strangers
Dottie Worthington
 2007 Alice Upside Down
Aunt Sally
 2007 The Babysitters
Tammy Lyner
 2007 Lost Revolution
 2007 The Living Wake
 2007 Goodbye Baby
 2006 Flags of Our Fathers
Mrs. Strank
 2006 Saving Shiloh
Louise Preston
 2005 The Notorious Bettie Page
Edna Page
 2004 The Forgotten
Eileen the Accountant
 2004 The Manchurian Candidate
Congresswoman Becket
 2004 Homework
 1999 Shiloh 2: Shiloh Season
Louise Preston
 1998 Apt Pupil
Monica Bowden
 1997 All Over Me
 1996 Shiloh
Louise Preston
 1995 Bushwhacked
Mrs. Patterson
 1994 It Could Happen to You
 1993 Philadelphia
Jill Beckett
 1992 Lorenzo's Oil
 1990 Green Card
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Began her stage career in Chicago, where she appeared in such productions as "Kennedy's Children", "Much Ado About Nothing", "Heartbreak House" and "The Glass Menagerie". She received Joseph Jefferson Citations for Outstanding Performance in both 1983 and 1984, as well as the 1987 Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Supporting ... See more »

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Has 4 sisters and 2 brothers: Kathleen, Elizabeth, Clare, Deborah, John and Gregory Dowd. See more »

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