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Dana Wheeler-Nicholson


Dana Wheeler-Nicholson was born on October 9, 1960 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Fletch (1985), Tombstone (1993) and The Night We Never Met (1993). She has been married to Alex Smith since March 22, 2011. See full bio »
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Known For

Fletch
Fletch Gail Stanwyk
(1985)
Tombstone
Tombstone Mattie Earp
(1993)
Mrs. Soffel
Mrs. Soffel Jessie Bodyne
(1984)

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 2014-2015 Nashville (TV Series)
Beverly O'Connor
- Please Help Me, I'm Fallin' (2015) ... Beverly O'Connor
- Stop the World (And Let Me Off) (2015) ... Beverly O'Connor
- How Can I Help You Say Goodbye (2015) ... Beverly O'Connor
- 'Til the Pain Outwears the Shame (2015) ... Beverly O'Connor
- Can't Let Go (2015) ... Beverly O'Connor
 2015 6 Years
Joanne
 2014 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Donna Evans
- Producer's Backend (2014) ... Donna Evans
 2013 Fire Season (Short)
 2013 Parkland
Lillian Zapruder
 2013 Winter in the Blood
Malvina
 2013 Angels Sing
Maggie
 2012 A Gifted Man (TV Series)
Jayne Reinhart
- In Case of (Re)Birth (2012) ... Jayne Reinhart
 2011 Dadgum, Texas
Bettie Crawley Magee
 2011 Blacktino
Moon
 2007-2011 Friday Night Lights (TV Series)
Angela Collette
- Always (2011) ... Angela Collette
- Texas Whatever (2011) ... Angela Collette
- The March (2011) ... Angela Collette (credit only)
- Thanksgiving (2010) ... Angela Collette
- Laboring (2010) ... Angela Collette
 2011 5 Time Champion
Danielle
 2010 The Good Guys (TV Series)
Meredith
- Old Dogs (2010) ... Meredith
 2010 Dance with the One
Mary
 2010 The Deep End (TV Series)
Judge Reyes
- White Lies, Black Ties (2010) ... Judge Reyes
 2006-2008 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Tara Black / Hilary Marsden
- Reunion (2008) ... Tara Black
- Slither (2006) ... Hilary Marsden
 2006 Fast Food Nation
Debi Anderson
 2005 McBride: Anybody Here Murder Marty? (TV Movie)
Victoria Caine
 2005 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Stephanie Rogers
- It Girls and Beyond (2005) ... Stephanie Rogers
 2005 Grounded for Life (TV Series)
Arianna
- Tom Sawyer (2005) ... Arianna
 2003 Boston Public (TV Series)
FBI Agent Monica Price
- Chapter Seventy-Four (2003) ... FBI Agent Monica Price
 2003 The Battle of Shaker Heights
Mathilda (as Dana Wheeler Nicholson)
 2002 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Sarah Pritchard
- Midnight Sun (2002) ... Sarah Pritchard
 2002 In My Life (TV Movie)
 2001 All My Children (TV Series)
Ilene Pringle
- Episode #1.8114 (2001) ... Ilene Pringle
- Episode dated 2 May 2001 (2001) ... Ilene Pringle
- Episode #1.8061 (2001) ... Ilene Pringle
- Episode #1.8113 (2001) ... Ilene Pringle
- Episode #1.8111 (2001) ... Ilene Pringle
 2001 What's the Worst That Could Happen?
Gallery Hostess (uncredited)
 2001 Big Apple (TV Series)
Joan Kellogg
- Episode #1.7 (2001) ... Joan Kellogg
- Follow the Blender (2001) ... Joan Kellogg
- No Good Deed (2001) ... Joan Kellogg
 2001 Sam the Man
Woman #2 in Restaurant (as Dana Wheeler Nicholson)
 2000 Law & Order (TV Series)
Maggie Callister
- Mega (2000) ... Maggie Callister
 2000 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Jenny Peters
- The Man with Two Right Shoes (2000) ... Jenny Peters
 1998 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Laney Berlin
- The Baby Shower (1998) ... Laney Berlin
 1997 Jamaica Beat
Lori Peterson
 1997 Orleans (TV Series)
 1997 Living in Peril
Linda Woods
 1997 The Single Guy (TV Series)
Erika
- Like Father... (1997) ... Erika
 1997 Nick and Jane
Jane
 1996 The X-Files (TV Series)
Det. Angela White
- Syzygy (1996) ... Det. Angela White
 1995 Frank & Jesse
Annie
 1995 The Pompatus of Love
Kathryn
 1995 Denise Calls Up
Gail Donelly
 1995 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Shelly
- The Doodle (1995) ... Shelly
 1995 Bye Bye Love
Heidi Schmidt
 1994 Fortune Hunter (TV Series)
Cristina
- The Frostfire Intercept (1994) ... Cristina
 1993 Tombstone
Mattie Earp
 1993 My Life's in Turnaround
Rachel
 1991 Palace Guard (TV Series)
Apache
- Pilot (1991) ... Apache
 1991 N.Y.P.D. Mounted (TV Movie)
Donna Lee Wellington
 1991 Murder in High Places (TV Movie)
 1990 Circuitry Man
Lori
 1987-1988 Beverly Hills Buntz (TV Series)
Rebecca Giswold
- Terry and the Pirates (1988) ... Rebecca Giswold
- Cannon-Aid (1988) ... Rebecca Giswold
- Ad Astra Per Peoria (1988) ... Rebecca Giswold
- A Falcone in the Hand (1988) ... Rebecca Giswold
- A Christmas Carol (1988) ... Rebecca Giswold
 1987 The Hitchhiker (TV Series)
Belinda Haskell
- Secret Ingredient (1987) ... Belinda Haskell
 1986-1987 Crime Story (TV Series)
Marilyn Stewart
- Top of the World (1987) ... Marilyn Stewart
- Old Friends, Dead Ends (1986) ... Marilyn Stewart (as Dana Wheeler Nicholson)
 1985 Fletch
Gail Stanwyk
 1984 Mrs. Soffel
Jessie Bodyne
 1984 The Little Drummer Girl
Katrin
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Alternate Names:

Dana Wheeler Nicholson

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Trivia:

She is the granddaughter of Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, who started DC Comics (home of Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman). Unfortunately the Major was financially squeezed out of the company, so the family has no connection with DC Comics today. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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