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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)
Supergirl
Supergirl Alura Zor-El / Astra
(2015-2016)

Filmography

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 2017 The Detour (TV Series)
Edie
- The Trip (2017) ... Edie
- The Dilemma (2017) ... Edie
- The Job (2017) ... Edie
- The Heat (2017) ... Edie
- The Tournament (2017) ... Edie
 2017 Tangled: Before Ever After (TV Movie)
Lady Caine (voice)
 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
 2010 Meskada
Allison Connor
 2008 Eli Stone (TV Series)
Beth Keller
- Two Ministers (2008) ... Beth Keller
- Father Figure (2008) ... Beth Keller
- Pilot (2008) ... Beth Keller
 2006 Falling for Grace
Alexandra
 2006 Take the Lead
Tina
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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 Supergirl (2015)] She [Supergirl] has darkness - she's an orphan and she definitely comes up against some dark, evil powers. So I think although her life is a positive life, the world that she then enters when she becomes Supergirl can be pretty dark and creepy. But not so creepy that kids can't watch it. It's a family-friendly... Yeah, a family-friendly creepiness! See more »

Trivia:

Replaced as Cinderella by Erin Dilly after she hurt her neck doing a pratfall. See more »

Nickname:

La-La

Star Sign:

Cancer

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