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Marcia Jean Kurtz is known for Inside Man (2006), Requiem for a Dream (2000) and Find Me Guilty (2006). See full bio »

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Known For

Inside Man Miriam Douglas
Find Me Guilty Sara Stiles
Death Wish Receptionist


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  Men of Divorce (filming)
Eunice Pearce
 2022 The Good Nurse
 2022 Armageddon Time
 2021 The Blacklist (TV Series)
Edna Brimley
- Godwin Page (No. 141) (2021) ... Edna Brimley
 2018 If Beale Street Could Talk
Italian Grocer
 2017 Mother!
 2015 Odd Mom Out (TV Series)
- Staffing Up (2015) ... Hadassa
 2014 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Marion Davis
- Shoot the Messenger (2014) ... Marion Davis
 2013 Ass Backwards
 2011 Tower Heist
 2011 Downtown Express
Woman on Subway Platform
 2010 Black Swan
Costumer Georgina
 2009 Big Fan
Paul's Mom
 2008 Miracle at St. Anna
Post Office Customer
 2008 The Wrestler
Admissions Desk Woman
 2008 Recount (TV Movie)
Carol Roberts
 2008 The Marconi Bros.
Mrs. Marconi
 2007 Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
Hospital Receptionist
 2007 Arranged
Principal Jacoby
 2006 Inside Man
Miriam Douglas
 2006 Find Me Guilty
Sara Stiles
 2005 In Her Shoes
Mrs. Stein
 1990-2004 Law & Order (TV Series)
Carla Lowenstein / Myrna Bauer / Alice Halsey
- Fixed (2004) ... Carla Lowenstein
- Collision (2000) ... Myrna Bauer
- Indifference (1990) ... Carla Lowenstein
- Everybody's Favorite Bagman (1990) ... Alice Halsey
 2004 From Other Worlds
Brian's Mom
 2004 Hope & Faith (TV Series)
- Faith's Maid (2004) ... Olga
 2004 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Psychiatric Hospital Doctor Coetzee
- Careless (2004) ... Psychiatric Hospital Doctor Coetzee
 2003 Queens Supreme (TV Series)
- One Angry Man (2003)
 2002 Book of Danny
 2001-2002 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
- Hurricane Paul (2002)
- Zero Tolerance (2002)
- Queenie's Tough (2001)
- Kids: Part 1 (2001)
 2000 Requiem for a Dream
 2000 Center Stage
Emily's Mother
 1998 One True Thing
 1998 The Giraffe
Rita Teichmann
 1998 Sex and the City (TV Series)
- Oh Come All Ye Faithful (1998) ... Noanie
 1996-1997 Cosby (TV Series)
Mrs. Kruger
- Social Insecurity (1997) ... Mrs. Kruger
- Natural Born Debtors (1996) ... Mrs. Kruger
 1996 Night Falls on Manhattan
Eileen (as Marcia J. Kurtz)
 1993 Tribeca (TV Series)
Fund Raiser
- The Box (1993) ... Fund Raiser
 1990 Against the Law (TV Series)
Mrs. Wallace
- Pilot (1990) ... Mrs. Wallace
 1989 Gideon Oliver (TV Series)
- Tongs (1989) ... Greenfeld
 1988 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
- Date Rape (1988) ... Counselor
 1988 Running on Empty
School Clerk
 1985 Kate & Allie (TV Series)
- The Reunion (1985) ... Gloria
 1984 Once Upon a Time in America
Max's Mother
 1984 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Esther Chambers
- Concealed Enemies, Part I: Suspicion (1984) ... Esther Chambers
 1983 Cold Feet
 1977 The Four of Us (TV Movie)
 1976 Nomadic Lives
 1976 Visions (TV Series)
- Pleasantville (1976) ... Jo
 1975 Dog Day Afternoon
 1974 Death Wish
Receptionist (as Marcia Jean-Kurtz)
 1973 Mr. Inside/Mr. Outside (TV Movie)
Renee Isaacs
 1972 The Stoolie
Sheila Morrison
 1971 Believe in Me
Emergency Room Nurse
 1971 Born to Win
 1971 Cry Uncle
Russian Girl
 1971 The Panic in Needle Park
 1968 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series)
Penny Levine
- Nothing Is Real But the Dead: Part 2 (1968) ... Penny Levine
- Nothing is Real But the Dead: Part 1 (1968) ... Penny Levine
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Other Works:

(September 7 to 19, 1993) She directed Evan Handler's play, "Time on Fire," in a Fall Festival production at the American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, Massachusetts with Evan Handler in the cast. Robert Brustein was artistic director.

Alternate Names:

Marcia Jean-Kurtz | Marcia J. Kurtz

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Played hostage of bank robbers named Miriam in two movies: Dog Day Afternoon (1975) and Inside Man (2006). See more »


Frequently cast in Sidney Lumet films. See more »


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