Carol Schlanger

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Billed as " a baby boomer's answer to Lena Dunham," Carol is best known for honest, fearless and outrageously funny work. A native New Yorker, Carol first received notice and rave reviews as " The American Housewife" at the New York Public Theater. A graduate of Yale Drama, she began her professional career working with Improv Guru, Paul Sills at ... See full bio »

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Known For

You Don't Mess with the Zohan Older Lady in Salon
Rizzoli & Isles Mrs. Billings


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 2016/III Roommates (Short) (completed)
 2021 American Crime Story (TV Series)
Helen Thomas
- The Assassination of Monica Lewinsky (2021) ... Helen Thomas (as Carol Greta Schlanger)
 2019 Good Trouble (TV Series)
Stranger #2
- Percussions (2019) ... Stranger #2
 2018 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (TV Series)
Aunt Linda
- Jake & Amy (2018) ... Aunt Linda
 2016 Mafia III (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)
 2013 Rizzoli & Isles (TV Series)
Mrs. Billings
- Somebody's Watching Me (2013) ... Mrs. Billings
 2012/II Comrades (Short)
 2010 Community (TV Series)
Rich's Mom
- Beginner Pottery (2010) ... Rich's Mom (voice)
 2008 Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (TV Movie)
Older Woman
 2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan
Older Lady in Salon
 2002 The King of Queens (TV Series)
Customer #1
- Hero Worship (2002) ... Customer #1
 1993 Ed and His Dead Mother
Aunt Sophie
 1988 The Law and Harry McGraw (TV Series)
Mrs. Rumley
- Beware the Ides of May (1988) ... Mrs. Rumley (as Carol Helvey)
 1986 She's with Me (TV Movie)
Yetta (as Carol Helvey)
 1979 The China Syndrome
Waitress (as Carol Helvey)
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 2021 StoryNosh (TV Series)
 1990 My Talk Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Adam Ant (1990)

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Other Works:

Book: "Hippie Woman Wild" Oregon, Wyatt MacKenzie ISBN 978-1-948018-46-3 See more »

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Alternate Names:

Carol Helvey | Carol Greta Schlanger


Clinton E. Helvey  (2 children)

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God-daughter of Greta Garbo. See more »


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