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Jane Drake Brody grew up moving frequently between Atlanta, Ga and Milwaukee, Wi, the daughter of Charlie Drake, WW2 veteran musician/insurance salesman and Barbara Pennell Drake, a stay at home mom. She decided to become an actor at the age of 14 when she saw two plays in two weeks, "Hamlet" at the Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, and "The Miracle ... See full bio »

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 2009 Public Enemies (location casting-Chicago - uncredited)
 1996 Foxfire (casting consultant: Chicago)
 1996 Fargo (casting associate) / (location casting)
 1995 Heat (location casting-Chicago - uncredited)
 1995 A Walk in the Clouds (location casting-Chicago - uncredited)
 1995 Losing Isaiah (location casting-Chicago - uncredited)
 1994 The Hudsucker Proxy (location casting-Chicago - uncredited)
 1993 Judgment Night (location casting-Chicago - uncredited)
 1993 Angel Street (TV Movie) (casting: Chicago)
 1993 Jack the Bear (casting: Midwest)
 1993 Groundhog Day (casting: Chicago) / (casting associate)
 1992 Angel Street (TV Series) (casting: Chicago)
 1992 The Public Eye (additional casting) / (location casting - uncredited)
 1992 A League of Their Own (location casting: Chicago)
 1992 The Burden of Proof (TV Mini Series) (local casting associate - 2 episodes)
- Part II (1992) ... (local casting associate: Chicago)
- Part I (1992) ... (local casting associate: Chicago)
 1990 Miller's Crossing (location casting-Chicago - uncredited)
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Author: Acting, Archetype, and Neuroscience: Superscenes for Rehearsal and Performance. Routledge. 2016 See more »

Alternate Names:

Jane Drake Brody | Lane Brody


5' (1.52 m)


Walter Leo Brody

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The actual moment of art is when our humanity is so connected to the humanity of the viewer, that we celebrate the bravery and courage that it takes, simply to live. See more »


Jane Drake Brody is a fabulous cook and lives in rural Michigan with her husband Walter and their dog Franklin Delano Dog. The roosters crow, the eggs are fresh, and the neighbors are friendly. She has never knowingly thrown away any food. See more »

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