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||August 16, 1959
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||Pontiac, Michigan, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
First stage credits were at the renowned Goodman Theatre in Chicago
Made film debut in "The Fury"
Appeared on the NYC stage with Eric Stoltz in "Two Shakespearean Actors" at Lincoln Center
Played the daughter of Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara in the short-lived NBC sitcom, "The Stiller and Meara Show"
TV movie debut, "Jacob I Have Loved" (PBS)
Played Lowell Mathers' ex-wife Bunny in several episodes of "Wings" (NBC)
Had a small role in the HBO movie "And the Band Played On" about the AIDS epidemic
Joined the second season of NBC's "ER" in the recurring role of Dr. Kerry Weaver; made a regular cast member at start of third season; earned Emmy (1997, 1998) nominations for Best Supporting Actress; left the show in 2007 after 12 seasons
Made TV directorial debut with the episode of NBC's "ER" entitled "Power"; continued to direct at least one episode per season
Helmed an episode of the hit NBC series, "The West Wing" titled "Let Bartlett Be Bartlett"
Received an Emmy nomination for directing an episode of NBC's "The West Wing" titled "Shibboleth"
Directed several episodes of the ABC drama, "Brothers & Sisters"
Reprised role of Dr. Kerry Weaver for the final episode of NBC's "ER"
Cast NBC's "The Event" as Sophia Maguire, the inmate leader at a mysterious prison facility