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Jan Maxwell

Jan Maxwell was born on November 20, 1956 in Fargo, North Dakota, USA. She is known for her work on BrainDead (2016), Billy & Billie (2015) and The Divide (2014). She is married to Robert Emmet Lunney. They have one child. See full bio »
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BrainDead Ella Pollack
Billy & Billie
Billy & Billie Candice
The Divide
The Divide Maxine
The 66th Annual Tony Awards
The 66th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Nominee: Best Leading Actress in a Musical


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 2015-2016 Billy & Billie (TV Series)
- Incesticide (2016) ... Candice
- Smells Like Teen Spirit (2015) ... Candice
- Lithium (2015) ... Candice
- Territorial Pissings (2015) ... Candice
- Endless, Nameless (2015) ... Candice
 2015 Left Behind (Short)
 2014 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Camilla Vargas
- Old Spice (2014) ... Camilla Vargas
 2014 The Divide (TV Series)
- I Can't Go Back (2014) ... Maxine
- I'm for Justice (2014) ... Maxine
- Never Forget (2014) ... Maxine
- Facts Are the Enemy (2014) ... Maxine
- The Way Men Divide (2014) ... Maxine
 2009 One Life to Live (TV Series)
- The Waiting Is the Hardest Part (2009) ... Cindy
- Mother Knows Bess (2009) ... Cindy
- Hit Me with Your Best Shot (2009) ... Cindy
- Found and Lost (2009) ... Cindy
- Hope Is Alive (2009) ... Cindy
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game)
The Crowd of Liberty City (voice)
 2007 All My Children (TV Series)
Judge Myatt
- Episode #1.9745 (2007) ... Judge Myatt
- Episode #1.9744 (2007) ... Judge Myatt
- Episode #1.9743 (2007) ... Judge Myatt
 1994-2003 Law & Order (TV Series)
Judge Ruth Alexander / Marian Reger / Mrs. Sarah Talbert / ...
- Floater (2003) ... Judge Ruth Alexander
- Dissonance (2000) ... Marian Reger
- Denial (1997) ... Mrs. Sarah Talbert
- Second Opinion (1994) ... Dr. Nancy Haas
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 2005 An Unfinished Life (ADR loop group)
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 2016 Nova (TV Series documentary)
- Memory Hackers (2016) ... Narrator (voice)
 2012 The 66th Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie documentary)
Herself - Nominee: Best Leading Actress in a Musical
 2010 Working in the Theatre (TV Series documentary)
- Equal Exchange: Actors 2010 (2010) ... Herself
 2010 The 64th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Presenter: The Royal Family & Nominee: Best Leading & Best Featured Actress in a Play
 2007 The 61st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Nominee: Best Featured Actress in a Play
 2005 The 59th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Nominee: Best Featured Actress in a Musical

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"Entertaining Mr. Sloane," written by Joe Orton; directed by Scott Ellis; fight direction by Rick Sordelet; with Alec Baldwin (portraying Ed); Chris Carmack (portraying Mr. Sloane); Richard Easton (portraying Kemp); and Jan Maxwell (portraying Kath); Off-Broadway at the Laura Pels Theatre, Manhattan, New York City, New York, ... See more »

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Nominated for the 2015 Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, Outer Critics Circle (New York City) Awards for Leading Actress in a Play for "City Of Conversation". See more »

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