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Mackenzie Phillips was known for her role in the 1973 hit movie American Graffiti (1973). Two years later, she got the role that changed her life in the 1975 sitcom One Day at a Time (1975). The show was an instant success, and everything was going well until the third season was launched, when she was arrested for cocaine possession and lied ... See full bio »
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 2015 Sacred Journeys (Short) (post-production)
 2015 Girl on the Edge
Deborah Green
 2015 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
- About a Joy (2015) ... Kaylin
 2014 North Blvd
 2014/I Blackout (Short)
 2013 She Made Them Do It (TV Movie)
 2012 Hercules Saves Christmas
Helen Dunn
 2012 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Ellen Russel
- The Pact (2012) ... Ellen Russel
 2012 Interns: The Web Series (TV Series)
- Accepted (2012) ... CEO
 2011 Peach Plum Pear
 2009 Radio Needles (TV Movie)
Tonya Taylor
 2007 Cold Case (TV Series)
Sheila Swett
- That Woman (2007) ... Sheila Swett
 2005 The Jacket
Nurse Harding
 2004 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Allison Davies
- Why Not Me? (2004) ... Allison Davies
 1996-2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Lorraine Stuval / Mary Donaldson
- Sorry, Wong Suspect (1996) ... Mary Donaldson
 2004 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Theresa Caldwell
- Lost and Found (2004) ... Theresa Caldwell
 2003 The Division (TV Series)
Carol Johnson
- Thus with a Kiss I Die (2003) ... Carol Johnson
 2002 ER (TV Series)
Leslie Miller
- Damage Is Done (2002) ... Leslie Miller
 2002 Double Teamed (TV Movie)
Mary Burge
 2001 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Elaine Stahler
- The Dawn of a New Day (2001) ... Elaine Stahler
 2001 Kate Brasher (TV Series)
Tracy Del Rey
- Tracy (2001) ... Tracy Del Rey
 2000 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Boo Weston
- Down to Earth (2000) ... Boo Weston
 1999 When
Catherine Brown
 1998 Viper (TV Series)
Heidi Rosen
- The Full Frankie (1998) ... Heidi Rosen
 1998 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Valerie Boyd
- Risky Business (1998) ... Valerie Boyd
 1998 True Friends
 1997 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Ellen Simms
- Lucas: Part 2 (1997) ... Ellen Simms (as MacKenzie Phillips)
- Lucas: Part 1 (1997) ... Ellen Simms (as MacKenzie Phillips)
 1997 Caroline in the City (TV Series)
Donna Spadaro
- Caroline and the Singer (1997) ... Donna Spadaro
 1995 Melrose Place (TV Series)
Maureen Dodd
- A Hose by Any Other Name (1995) ... Maureen Dodd
- Melrose Impossible (1995) ... Maureen Dodd
 1994 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)
Counselor Ellen Marks
- Intervention (1994) ... Counselor Ellen Marks
 1986 Kate's Secret (TV Movie)
 1985 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Carol Needom
- Murder in the Afternoon (1985) ... Carol Needom
 1982 Love Child
 1978-1982 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Rachel Johnson / Allison Scott
 1980 The Silent Lovers (TV Movie)
Lillian Gish
 1979 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
Lisa Swan
- Metamorphosis (1979) ... Lisa Swan
 1979 Fast Friends (TV Movie)
 1975 Mary Tyler Moore (TV Series)
- Mary's Delinquent (1975) ... Francie
 1975 Baretta (TV Series)
- On the Road (1975) ... Mindy
 1975 Rafferty and the Gold Dust Twins
Rita 'Frisbee' Sykes
 1974 Movin' On (TV Series)
- Roadblock (1974) ... Chessie
 1973 Go Ask Alice (TV Movie)
Doris (as Mackinzie Phillips)
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Rachel Sullivan (1996)
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Alternate Names:

MacKenzie Phillips | Mackinzie Phillips


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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I have gone to great lengths to rearrange my life and change from the inside. See more »


Childhood best friends of Lisa Coleman, musician in "Prince and the Revolution", and in "Wendy & Lisa" (with Wendy Melvoin). See more »



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Mackenzie, you are a piece of s***!! BealeStBeauty
shocking news about her arimarie83
Oprah's weird reaction dawnrainfeather
Happy Birthday! willowtara
I love you, Mackenzie Aujouret
Why are people comparing her to Elizabeth Smart and Jaycee Dugard? alicia-angel92
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