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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 3 October 1969Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
Birth NameJanel Wallace Moloney
Height 5' 8½" (1.74 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Janel Moloney was born on October 3, 1969 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA as Janel Wallace Moloney. She is an actress, known for The West Wing (1999), Bang Bang You're Dead (2002) and Desperate Measures (1998).

Trivia (12)

Grew up in Woodland Hills, California.
Attended actors training program at SUNY Purchase in New York.
Studied in Los Angeles with Roy London.
Has a twin named Carey.
Is the niece of Christine Ebersole.
Originally auditioned for the role of Press Secretary C.J. Cregg on The West Wing (1999).
Lives across the street from her The West Wing (1999) co-star Allison Janney.
Performed the first nude scenes of her career on Brotherhood (2006) when she was 38 years old.
Gave birth to son Julian Francis Zarvos on Feb 14, 2010. Father is composer Marcelo Zarvos.
Best known by the public for her role as Donnatella "Donna" Moss on The West Wing (1999).
Acting mentor was Martin Sheen.
Appearing off-Broadway in the new play "100 Saints You Should Know" at Playwrights Horizons in New York City. [August 2007]

Personal Quotes (1)

At one point in my 20s, I was about to quit acting. I'd had a crappy couple of years and I was depressed. My mom said, 'Don't give up! You'll be so mad at yourself.'

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