No photo available. Represent Jan Maxwell? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 33,747 this week

Jan Maxwell

Jan Maxwell was born on November 20, 1956 in Fargo, North Dakota, USA. She is known for her work on Something Sweet (2000), Gossip Girl (2007) and The Divide (2014). She is married to Robert Emmet Lunney. They have one child. See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Jan Maxwell? Add or change photos

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: Chris Meloni

Chris Meloni joined us for a Live Twitter Chat on October 20th, to talk about his upcoming film White Bird in a Blizzard opening in limited theaters this week and is available right now on Amazon Instant Video.

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 30 people
created 28 Dec 2012
list image
a list of 13 people
created 28 Dec 2012

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jan Maxwell.

User Polls

1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (7 credits)
 2014 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Camilla Vargas
- Old Spice (2014) ... Camilla Vargas
- Shiny Objects (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
 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
Hide Hide Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
 2005 An Unfinished Life (ADR loop group)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (4 credits)
 2012 The 66th Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie documentary)
Herself - Nominee: Best Leading Actress in a Musical
 2010 The 64th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Nominee: Best Lead & Best Featured Actress in a Play & Presenter
 2007 The 61st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Best Featured Actress in a Play
 2005 The 59th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Nominee: Best Featured Actress in a Musical

Personal Details

Other Works:

"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 »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Did You Know?


Quit the New York production of "Entertaining Mr. Sloane" on April 23, 2006. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Op-Ed in NY Times on Law + Order rickumali
MSU Grad? sglitz
Discuss Jan Maxwell on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page