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Also Known As: J. Smith-Cameron, Jeanie Smith, Smith Cameron, J Smith Cameron Died:
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Birth Place: Louisville, Kentucky, USA Profession: actor

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J Smith-Cameron was an accomplished actress who appeared in a variety of films throughout her Hollywood career. She moved to NYC in the 1980s. She raised in Louisville, Kentucky and Greenville, South Carolina. In 1985, she made her first of three appearances as different characters in an episode of the CBS drama "The Equalizer." Smith-Cameron started her entertainment career by acting in comedies like the Anne Bancroft film "84 Charing Cross Road" (1987), "Mighty Aphrodite" (1995) and the Harrison Ford film "Sabrina" (1995). She had a part on the television special "The Recovery Room" (CBS, 1984-85). She kept working in film throughout the nineties, starring in the Lisa Eichhorn dramedy "A Modern Affair" (1996), the comedic adaptation "Harriet the Spy" (1996) with Michelle Trachtenberg and the Goldie Hawn blockbuster comedy adaptation "The First Wives Club" (1996). Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in the Laura Linney drama "You Can Count on Me" (2000), "Bittersweet Place" (2005) with Seymour Cassel and "Margaret" (2011). She also appeared in "Man on a Ledge" (2012). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Rectify" (SundanceTV, 2012-)....

J Smith-Cameron was an accomplished actress who appeared in a variety of films throughout her Hollywood career. She moved to NYC in the 1980s. She raised in Louisville, Kentucky and Greenville, South Carolina. In 1985, she made her first of three appearances as different characters in an episode of the CBS drama "The Equalizer." Smith-Cameron started her entertainment career by acting in comedies like the Anne Bancroft film "84 Charing Cross Road" (1987), "Mighty Aphrodite" (1995) and the Harrison Ford film "Sabrina" (1995). She had a part on the television special "The Recovery Room" (CBS, 1984-85). She kept working in film throughout the nineties, starring in the Lisa Eichhorn dramedy "A Modern Affair" (1996), the comedic adaptation "Harriet the Spy" (1996) with Michelle Trachtenberg and the Goldie Hawn blockbuster comedy adaptation "The First Wives Club" (1996). Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in the Laura Linney drama "You Can Count on Me" (2000), "Bittersweet Place" (2005) with Seymour Cassel and "Margaret" (2011). She also appeared in "Man on a Ledge" (2012). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Rectify" (SundanceTV, 2012-). Smith-Cameron most recently acted on "Madam Secretary" (CBS, 2014-).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Christine (2016)
2.
 Margaret (2011)
3.
4.
 You Can Count on Me (2000) Mabel
5.
 Rage: Carrie 2 (1999) Barbara Lang
6.
 Arresting Gena (1997) Caroline Lee
7.
 In & Out (1997) Trina Paxton
8.
 Harriet the Spy (1996) Mrs Welsch
9.
 First Wives Club, The (1996) Ms Sullivan
10.
 Mighty Aphrodite (1995)
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Raised in Louisville, Kentucky and Greenville, South Carolina
1979:
Feature debut, "Gal Young Un"
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Moved to NYC in the 1980s
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First stage role, Babe in the touring company of "Crimes of the Heart"
1985:
TV debut in the busted CBS pilot "The Recovery Room"
1985:
Made her first of three appearances as different characters in an episode of the CBS drama "The Equalizer"
1990:
Joined the regular cast of "The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd" (Lifetime)
1996:
Played the mother of "Harriet the Spy"
1997:
Breakthrough stage role as Alexa Vere de Vere in Douglas Carter Beane's Off-Broadway hit "As Bees in Honey Drown"
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companion:
Kenneth Lonergan. Playwright.

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