50 wins & 76 nominations.
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CO Helen Miller
Marie (as Melissa Chessington Leo)
Law & Order
Donna Cheponis / Sherri Quinn / Alice Sutton
... Alice Sutton
Tayna Raymes '94-'07
... Elizabeth Rourke
... Emma Bradford
Suellen O'Hara Benteen
(2005, May-June) Starred in the Alexandra Gersten
-Vassilaros play, "The Argument" at the off-Broadway Vineyard Theatre, New York, New York.
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Melissa Chessington Leo | Margaret May II
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
People often expect me to be something other than what I am.
She won an Oscar for playing Alice Eklund-Ward in The Fighter
(2010), making her one of 17 actors to win the Award for playing a real person who was still alive at the evening of the Award ceremony (as of 2015). The other sixteen actors and their respective performances are: Spencer Tracy
for playing Father Edward Flanagan in Boys Town
(1938), Gary Cooper
for playing Alvin C. York in Sergeant York