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Mary Ellen Trainor (1952–2015)


Mary Ellen Trainor was born in Chicago, Illinois. She appeared in many feature-films of the 1980s, notable characters include, Elaine, the kidnapped sister of Kathleen Turner and the catalyst for the entire plot in Romancing the Stone (1984), Dr. Stephanie Woods (LA Police Psychiatrist) in in all four Lethal Weapon (1987) films, Mrs. Walsh Mikey ... See full bio »

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Known For

Die Hard
Die Hard Gail Wallens
(1988)
The Goonies
The Goonies Mrs. Walsh
(1985)
Lethal Weapon
Lethal Weapon Psychologist
(1987)
Romancing the Stone
(1984)

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 2008 McBride: Requiem (TV Movie)
Elizabeth Lucas
 2007 Cake: A Wedding Story
Jane Andrews
 2005 The Music Inside
Monica Amado
 2003 Freaky Friday
Diary Reading Patient
 2002 Moonlight Mile
Mrs. Meyerson
 2001 Amy's Orgasm
Amy's Mom
 1999 Anywhere But Here
Homeowner
 1998 Mi casa, su casa (Short)
Mrs. Holcomb
 1998 Someone to Love Me (TV Movie)
Jocelyn Hart
 1997 Hope (TV Movie)
Maize Burns
 1996-1997 Relativity (TV Series)
Eve Lukens
- Hearts and Bones (1997) ... Eve Lukens
- Valentine's Day (1997) ... Eve Lukens
- Karen and Her Sisters (1997) ... Eve Lukens
- Billable Hours (1997) ... Eve Lukens
- The Day the Earth Moved (1997) ... Eve Lukens
 1996 Executive Decision
Allison
 1996 A Face to Die For (TV Movie)
Mrs. Gilmore
 1995 Congo
Moira
 1995 Seduced and Betrayed (TV Movie)
Charlotte
 1994 Little Giants
Karen O'Shea
 1994 Forrest Gump
Jenny's Babysitter (uncredited)
 1994 Greedy
Nora
 1990-1993 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series)
Mrs. Lewis
- A Night to Remember (1993) ... Mrs. Lewis
- Musso: A Wedding (1993) ... Mrs. Lewis
- The Love Bug (1993) ... Mrs. Lewis
- An Unmarried Musso (1993) ... Mrs. Lewis
- Parker's Got a Brand New Car (1993) ... Mrs. Lewis
 1992 Death Becomes Her
Vivian Adams
 1992 Kuffs
Nikki Allyn
 1991 Grand Canyon
Ms. Green
 1990 Fire Birds
Janet Little
 1990 The Outsiders (TV Series)
- The Stork Club (1990)
 1990 Rock Hudson (TV Movie)
Female Agent
 1989 Fear Stalk (TV Movie)
Jennifer
 1989 Ghostbusters II
Brownstone Mother
 1989 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Wife
- And All Through the House (1989) ... Wife
 1988 Scrooged
Ted
 1988 Action Jackson
Secretary
 1987 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Mara Webster
- Moving Day (1987) ... Mara Webster
 1986-1987 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Estelle Becker
- The Steele That Wouldn't Die: Part 2 (1987) ... Estelle Becker (credit only)
- The Steele That Wouldn't Die: Part 1 (1987) ... Estelle Becker
- Bonds of Steele (1986) ... Estelle Becker
 1986 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Helen Dawson
- The Drug Knot (1986) ... Helen Dawson
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
- Fox and Hounds (1985)
 1984 Romancing the Stone
Elaine
 1983 Cheers (TV Series)
Mary
- Father Knows Last (1983) ... Mary
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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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She had a son, Alexander Zemeckis, with her ex-husband, Robert. See more »

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Cancer

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