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Ellen Greene

The energetic Brooklyn-born Ellen Greene had already made a name for herself with a prolific career in both singing and stage before she made her film debut in Paul Mazursky's Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976). Having already performed the role of Audrey in the musical comedy "Little Shop of Horrors" (1982). She reprised the role in Frank Oz's ... See full bio »
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 2015 Muddy Corman (completed)
Dawn Denford
 2013 The Walking Dead: Webisodes (TV Series)
- The Oath: Choice (2013) ... Gale (uncredited)
- The Oath: Bond (2013) ... Gale
 2013 Hannibal (TV Series)
Mrs. Komeda
- Sorbet (2013) ... Mrs. Komeda
 2012 Bunheads (TV Series)
Wiccan Friend
- Movie Truck (2012) ... Wiccan Friend
- For Fanny (2012) ... Wiccan Friend
 2012 Pound Puppies (TV Series)
Gertrude Washburn
- Olaf in Love (2012) ... Gertrude Washburn (voice)
 2011 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Primrose DeVille
- Billy Watches a Revealing Video (2011) ... Primrose DeVille
- Sharon Takes the Witness Stand (2011) ... Primrose DeVille
- Victor Defends Sharon (2011) ... Primrose DeVille
- Daniel Makes a Desperate Move (2011) ... Primrose DeVille
- Victor Makes a Shocking Announcement (2011) ... Primrose DeVille
 2007-2008 Out of Jimmy's Head (TV Series)
Dolly Gopher
- Princess (2008) ... Dolly Gopher (voice)
- Cartoons Drive (2008) ... Dolly Gopher (voice)
- Ambush (2007) ... Dolly Gopher (voice)
- Skate Night (2007) ... Dolly Gopher
- Outdoors (2007) ... Dolly Gopher (voice)
 2006 Re-Animated (TV Movie)
Dolly Gopher (voice)
 2005 Fielder's Choice (TV Movie)
 2005 Mystery Woman: Sing Me a Murder (TV Movie)
 2003 Love Object
Typing Supervisor
 2003 The Cooler
 2002 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Mrs. Dunham
- Secrets & Lies: Part 2 (2002) ... Mrs. Dunham
 2002 The X-Files (TV Series)
Vicki Louise Burdick
- Improbable (2002) ... Vicki Louise Burdick
 2001 Alex in Wonder
 2000 Suddenly Susan (TV Series)
Harriet Graham
 1998 Jaded
Louise Smith
 1997 Dellaventura (TV Series)
Elizabeth Brodkin
- Above Reproach (1997) ... Elizabeth Brodkin
 1997 States of Control
 1996 An Occasional Hell
 1995 Law & Order (TV Series)
Karen Gaines
- Bitter Fruit (1995) ... Karen Gaines
 1995 Killer: A Journal of Murder
Elizabeth Wyatt
 1994 The Adventures of Pete & Pete (TV Series)
Abilene Jones
- Time Tunnel (1994) ... Abilene Jones
 1992 Fathers & Sons
 1991 Stepping Out
 1991 Rock-A-Doodle
Goldie (voice)
 1990 Pump Up the Volume
Jan Emerson
 1989 Dinner at Eight (TV Movie)
Kitty Packard
 1989 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Sally Maggio
- Road Show (1989) ... Sally Maggio
 1989 Glory! Glory! (TV Movie)
 1988 Superman 50th Anniversary (TV Movie documentary)
Ariel Dickenson - Curator Metroplis Museum
 1988 Talk Radio
 1988 Me and Him
Annette Uttanzi
 1987 Morning Maggie (TV Movie)
Maggie McAllister
 1985 Miami Vice (TV Series)
- Made for Each Other (1985) ... Darlene
 1983 The Special Magic of Herself the Elf (TV Movie)
Creeping Ivy (voice)
 1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
Karen Mulligan
 1978 The Rock Rainbow (TV Movie)
 1977 Seventh Avenue (TV Mini-Series)
Paula Cass
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Paula Cass
 1976 Next Stop, Greenwich Village
Sarah Roth
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Stage Play: The Little Prince and the Aviator. Musical. Based on "The Little Prince" by Antoine De Saint-Exupery. Book by Hugh Wheeler. Music by John Barry. Lyrics by Don Black. Vocal arrangements by David Friedman. Musical Director: David Friedman. Music orchestrated by Don Walker. Dance arrangements by Grant Sturiale. Directed by Jerry ... See more »

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5' 6" (1.68 m)

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The Public Theater, under Joseph Papp, was my real education. When you walked in there, you left your ego at the door. Everybody was talented. See more »


Ellen Greene, who originated the role of Audrey in the 1982 off-Broadway production of the Ashman/Menken musical "Little Shop of Horrors" and repeated her performance in the 1986 movie version, stepped back into the role in 2015--at the age of 64--for a two-night concert version, part of the New York City Center's Encores! series. Her love interests, Seymour and Orin, were played by Jake ... See more »


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