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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 Something Sweet (2000), Gossip Girl (2007) and The Divide (2014). She is married to Robert Emmet Lunney. They have one child. See full bio »
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 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
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 2005 An Unfinished Life (ADR loop group)
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 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

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She acted in Stephen Sondheim's musical, "Follies," at the Marriott Marquis Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Bernadette Peters, Danny Burstein, Ron Raines, Elaine Paige (played Carlotta), Christian Delcroix, Rosalind Ellis, Colleen Fitzpatrick, Lora Lee Gayer, Michael Hayes, Florence Lacey, David Sabin, Kirsten Scott, ... See more »

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Jan Maxwell is the sister of avant-garde, OBIE Award Winning playwright Richard Maxwell. See more »

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