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Laura Benanti


Tony Award-winner Laura Benanti recently joined the season 3 cast of ABC's hit series, Nashville (2012), as songbird "Sadie Stone". Last year, Laura appeared in recurring roles on CBS'S The Good Wife (2009) and Showtime's Nurse Jackie (2009), in addition to her critically-acclaimed performance as "Elsa Schrader" in NBC's The Sound of Music Live! (... See full bio »

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Known For

Take the Lead
(2006)
Go On
Go On Lauren Schneider
(2012-2013)
The Sound of Music Live!
The Sound of Music Live! Elsa Schrader
(2013)
Meskada
Meskada Allison Connor
(2010)

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 2016 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series)
Melania Trump
 2016 She Loves Me (TV Movie)
Amalia
 2014-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Renata Ellard
- Dark Money (2015) ... Renata Ellard
 2014 Nurse Jackie (TV Series)
Mia
- Flight (2014) ... Mia
- Sisterhood (2014) ... Mia
- Candyman (2014) ... Mia
- Rat on a Cheeto (2014) ... Mia
- Nancy Wood (2014) ... Mia
 2013 Elementary (TV Series)
Anne Barker / Abigail Spencer
- Poison Pen (2013) ... Anne Barker / Abigail Spencer
 2013 It Could Be Worse (TV Mini-Series)
Kendra
- What's Your Secret? (2013) ... Kendra
 2011 The Big C (TV Series)
Gia Sherman
 2010 Open Books (TV Movie)
June
 2008 Eli Stone (TV Series)
Beth Keller
- Two Ministers (2008) ... Beth Keller
- Father Figure (2008) ... Beth Keller
- Pilot (2008) ... Beth Keller
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Played Maria in "The Sound of Music" on Broadway with Richard Chamberlain, 1998. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Melissa Benoist] She is so talented and so smart and so funny and so kind and so down to earth and I just cannot say enough good things about her. I really, really love her. And I'm excited for little girls and young women to look up to her because she is a true role model. See more »

Trivia:

With Brian Stokes Mitchell, she hosted the "Creative Arts Awards" segment of the 2009 Tony Awards. See more »

Nickname:

La-La

Star Sign:

Cancer

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