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Karen Young was born in Pequannock, New Jersey, and educated at Rutgers University. She was the eldest of six children; her mother was a homemaker and her father was a stonemason. After college, she went to New York City to pursue a career in acting and has been a New Yorker ever since. One of her first successes was in the original theatrical ... See full bio »
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 2012 The Sumo Wrestler (completed)
Kathy
 2012 L'homme à la cervelle d'or (Short)
The mother
 2012 Temma (Short)
 2011 The Orphan Killer
Sister Mary
 2011 The Green
Janette
 2010/II Conviction
Elizabeth Waters
 2010 Twelve Thirty
Vivien
 2010 Two Gates of Sleep
Bess
 2008/I Restless
Yolanda
 2005 Heading South
Brenda
 2005 Factotum
Grace
 2001 Falling Like This
Dolly
 2000 Mercy
Mary
 1999 Joe the King
Theresa Henry
 1998 Pants on Fire
Dierdre Grogan
 1996 Daylight
Sarah Crighton
 1995 The Wife
Arlie
 1992 Hoffa
Young Woman at RTA
 1992 A Blink of Paradise (Short)
Patient
 1991 To the Moon, Alice (Short)
Alice
 1991 The Boy Who Cried Bitch
Candice Love
 1989 Night Game
Roxy
 1989 Little Sweetheart
Dorothea
 1986 Heat
Holly
 1986 Nine 1/2 Weeks
Sue
 1985 Night Magic
Doubt (voice)
 1985 Almost You
Lisa Willoughby
 1984 Maria's Lovers
Rosie
 1984 Deep in the Heart
Kathleen Sullivan
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I always had in the back of my mind that, rightly or wrongly, I expected to work more when I was older because I had not, in fact, become a star in my 20s or 30s. I still feel I've only gotten better as an actress. I knew that if I just hung in there, I could really have a shot. I just didn't know where it would come from. There's a security in slogging on in that you don't have the time or ... See more »

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Appears with her ex-husband, Tom Noonan, in the movie The Wife (1995), for which he was also the writer. See more »

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Libra

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