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Mary Catherine Wright

Mary Catherine Wright was born on March 19, 1948 in San Francisco, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Awakenings (1990), The Secret of My Success (1987) and Birth (2004). See full bio »

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Known For

Awakenings Nurse Beth
The Secret of My Success Research Department Clerk
Birth Young Woman
Celebrity Pious Diner


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 2022 Master
Esther Bickert
 2016 Search Party (TV Series)
- The Mystery of the Golden Charm (2016) ... Dotty
 2009 Rescue Me (TV Series)
Dr. Weisser
- Wine (2009) ... Dr. Weisser
 2006 Conviction (TV Series)
Bernice Kornzaler
- Madness (2006) ... Bernice Kornzaler
 2004 Birth
Young Woman
 2004 King of the Corner
 2003 Marci X
Nurse at Auction
 2003 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Mrs. Hoffstetter
- See Me (2003) ... Mrs. Hoffstetter
 2001 Ed (TV Series)
Customer #2
- Charity Cases (2001) ... Customer #2
 2000 The Man Who Came to Dinner (TV Movie)
Miss Preen
 1998 One True Thing
 1998 Celebrity
Pious Diner
 1992 Unnatural Pursuits (TV Series)
- I Don't Do Cuddles (1992) ... Waitress
 1992 Picket Fences (TV Series)
Sister Mary Thompson
- Pilot (1992) ... Sister Mary Thompson
 1991 Ruth Harper (TV Movie)
 1990 Awakenings
Nurse Beth
 1989-1990 Empty Nest (TV Series)
Miss Bingham
- Mad About the Boy (1990) ... Miss Bingham
- Overdue for a Job (1989) ... Miss Bingham
 1990 Heart Condition
 1989 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
- The Unshrinkable Murphy Brown (1989) ... Joan
 1989 One of the Boys (TV Series)
- The Dance (1989) ... Ruth
 1987 The Secret of My Success
Research Department Clerk
 1982 Tintypes (TV Movie)
 1982 Dan's Motel
 1980 Heaven's Gate
Nell (as Mary C. Wright)
 1979 Starting Over
Student 1 (as Mary C. Wright)
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Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Other Works:

"The Man Who Had All the Luck," dramatic revival; written by Arthur Miller; incidental music by Tom Kochan; directed by Scott Ellis; with Samantha Mathis (portraying Hester Falk); Chris O'Donnell (portraying David Beeves); Mason Adams (portraying Dan Dibble); James Rebhorn (portraying Pat Beeves); Sam Robards (portraying Gustav... See more »

Alternate Names:

Mary C. Wright


Patrick Wright (sibling)

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The sister of actor Patrick Wright.

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