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Brenda Lee Strong (born March 25, 1960) is an American actress and yoga instructor, known for her role as Mary Alice Young on the television show Desperate Housewives.

She is also known for portraying Sally Sasser on Sports Night and starred on short-lived series such as Scorch (1992) and The Help (2004).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Brenda Strong, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Brenda Lee Strong (born March 25, 1960) is an American actress and yoga instructor, known for her role as Mary Alice Young on the television show Desperate Housewives.

She is also known for portraying Sally Sasser on Sports Night and starred on short-lived series such as Scorch (1992) and The Help (2004).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Brenda Strong, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 65

Birthday 1960-03-25

Place of Birth Brightwood, Oregon, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Bram & Alice (1 episode)
2019 Reign of the Supermen as Lillian Luthor (voice)
2016 Love by Chance as Helen Michaels
2015 Ice Sculpture Christmas as Chef Gloria
2015 The Leisure Class as Charlotte
2015 Supergirl (2 episodes) as Cadmus Scientist (13 episodes) as Lillian Luthor
2015 Fear the Walking Dead (1 episode) as Ilene Stowe
2015 Teacher of the Year as Ellen Behr
2012 Dallas (40 episodes) as Ann Ewing
2010 Rizzoli & Isles (1 episode) as Mel Gaynor-Randle
2009 You as Paula
2008 Ocean of Pearls as Mary Stewart
2008 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Scandal of 1920 as Beatrice Kaufman
2007 A Plumm Summer as Viv
2006 The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided as Mary Ann Steed
2006 Help Me Help You (3 episodes)
2006 Shark (1 episode)
2006 The Megan Mullally Show (1 episode)
2006 Family in Hiding as Carol Peterson
2005 The Kid & I as Bonnie Roman
2005 The Reichen Show (1 episode)
2005 The Work and the Glory II: American Zion as Mary Ann Steed
2005 Bones (1 episode) as Senator Hayley Winters
2004 The Work and the Glory as Mary Ann Steed
2004 Missing Brendan as Joyce Calden
2004 Desperate Housewives (2 episodes) (180 episodes) as Mary Alice Young
2004 Boston Legal (1 episode)
2004 The Tony Danza Show (1 episode)
2004 Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation as Sgt. Dede Rake
2004 Going to the Mat as Patty Newfield
2004 The Help (7 episodes) as Arlene Ridgeway
2003 The Lyon's Den (1 episode)
2003 Nip/Tuck (2 episodes)
2002 Everwood (4 episodes)
2002 Teddy Bears' Picnic as Jackie Sloane Chevron
2002 The Court (4 episodes)
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (1 episode)
2001 Terror Tract as Dr. Helen Corey
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm (1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode)
2000 Gilmore Girls (1 episode)
2000 Malcolm in the Middle (1 episode)
1999 Get Real (1 episode)
1999 The Deep End of the Ocean as Ellen
1999 Undercurrent as Renee Rivera
1998 Sports Night (7 episodes)
1998 Black Dog as Melanie
1998 Dawson's Creek (1 episode) as Kay Liddell
1997 Starship Troopers as Captain Deladier
1997 Ally McBeal (1 episode)
1997 The View (1 episode)
1996 7th Heaven (8 episodes)
1996 The Craft as Doctor
1994 Island City as Dr. Sammy Helding
1992 Scorch (6 episodes) as Allison King
1990 Blossom (2 episodes)
1990 Twin Peaks (5 episodes)
1989 Seinfeld (4 episodes)
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation (1 episode) as Rashella
1986 Weekend Warriors as Danielle
1986 Sledge Hammer! (1 episode)
1986 Matlock (1 episode)
1983 Hotel (1 episode)
1982 St. Elsewhere (1 episode)
1982 Cheers (1 episode)

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