skip navigation
Susan May Pratt

Susan May Pratt

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Also Known As: Died:
Born: Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Profession: actor

Biography CLOSE THE FULL BIOGRAPHY

Instead of staying and graduating with her high school class in Michigan, Susan May Pratt made the decision to leave home to pursue modeling, which she had been doing at a local hair salon since she was 14. The decision paid off, and she worked modeling jobs in the summers while continuing her education. While she was working on a BFA in architecture in New York City, her modeling agency sent her out to audition for an independent film. Although she didnâ¿¿t land the part, the casting agents noticed her, and she began to get more auditions. Before she knew it, she was forced to drop out of school, as she was landing too many acting jobs. Her first role was a small one in an Edward Burns drama, "No Looking Back," in 1998. From there, she quickly gained a name for herself, and by the next year, she already had a significant part in a major picture. She played Mandella, a Shakespeare expert and the best friend of the main character in the teen comedy "10 Things I Hate About You," which was a loose adaptation of Shakespeareâ¿¿s "Taming of the Shrew." She has since gone on in a short time to become a major star with many high-profile credits to her name, among them playing a star ballet student in...

Instead of staying and graduating with her high school class in Michigan, Susan May Pratt made the decision to leave home to pursue modeling, which she had been doing at a local hair salon since she was 14. The decision paid off, and she worked modeling jobs in the summers while continuing her education. While she was working on a BFA in architecture in New York City, her modeling agency sent her out to audition for an independent film. Although she didnâ¿¿t land the part, the casting agents noticed her, and she began to get more auditions. Before she knew it, she was forced to drop out of school, as she was landing too many acting jobs. Her first role was a small one in an Edward Burns drama, "No Looking Back," in 1998. From there, she quickly gained a name for herself, and by the next year, she already had a significant part in a major picture. She played Mandella, a Shakespeare expert and the best friend of the main character in the teen comedy "10 Things I Hate About You," which was a loose adaptation of Shakespeareâ¿¿s "Taming of the Shrew." She has since gone on in a short time to become a major star with many high-profile credits to her name, among them playing a star ballet student in 2000â¿¿s "Center Stage," a juror on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" in 2004, and a mother on the hit drama "Mad Men" in 2010.

VIEW THE FULL BIOGRAPHY

Filmographyclose complete filmography

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Gift, The (2015)
2.
3.
 Undermind (2004)
4.
 Hunger Point (2003) Shelly Hunter
5.
 Charms For the Easy Life (2002) Margaret
6.
 Center Stage (2000) Maureen
7.
 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) Mandella
8.
 Drive Me Crazy (1999) Alicia
VIEW THE FULL FILMOGRAPHY

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute