Biography

Dana Ivey was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She decided at age six that she wanted to act, and throughout school she pursued it. She majored in theatre at Rollins College in Florida. She received a grant to study drama in England at the London Academy of Music and Art. She has received critical acclaim on the stage, winning many honors, such as a Tony Nomination, an Outer Critics award, a Drama Desk Award. She has appeared on such television shows as "Law & Order" (1990) and "Frasier" (1993). She currently lives in New York City.

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Dana Ivey was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She decided at age six that she wanted to act, and throughout school she pursued it. She majored in theatre at Rollins College in Florida. She received a grant to study drama in England at the London Academy of Music and Art. She has received critical acclaim on the stage, winning many honors, such as a Tony Nomination, an Outer Critics award, a Drama Desk Award. She has appeared on such television shows as "Law & Order" (1990) and "Frasier" (1993). She currently lives in New York City.

IMDb Mini Biography By: Matt Dicker

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 41

Birthday 1941-08-12

Place of Birth Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Professional Cuddler as Gloria
2018 Ocean's Eight as Diana
2018 The Leisure Seeker as Lillian
2011 The Help as Gracie Higginbotham
2010 Boardwalk Empire(1 episode)
2008 The Return of Jezebel James(1 episode)
2007 Rush Hour 3 as Sister Agnes
2006 Ugly Betty(1 episode)
2006 A Very Serious Person as Betty
2003 Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde as Congresswoman Libby Hauser
2002 Two Weeks Notice as Ruth Kelson
2002 Monk(1 episode)
2002 Orange County as Vera Gantner
2000 The Kid as Dr. Suzanne Alexander
1999 Mumford as Mrs. Crisp
1999 A Lesson Before Dying as Edna Guidry
1998 Simon Birch as Grandmother Wenteworth
1998 The Impostors
1997 Oz(2 episodes)
1997 The Practice(1 episode)
1995 Sabrina as Mack
1995 The Scarlet Letter as Meredith Stonehall
1993 Frasier(1 episode) as Ms. Langer
1993 Sleepless in Seattle as Claire Bennett
1993 Guilty as Sin as Judge Tompkins
1993 The Adventures of Huck Finn as Widow Douglas
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(3 episodes)
1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York as Desk Clerk
1992 A Child Lost Forever: The Jerry Sherwood Story as Lois Jurgens
1991 The Addams Family as Margaret Alford/Margaret Addams
1990 Hamlet as Gertrude
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1990 Postcards from the Edge as Wardrobe Mistress
1988 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels as Mrs. Reed
1988 Another Woman as Engagement Party Guest
1988 The Appointments of Dennis Jennings as Newscaster
1986 Easy Street(22 episodes)
1986 Sunday in the Park with George as Yvonne / Naomi Eisen
1985 The Color Purple as Miss Millie
1985 Explorers as Mrs. Müller
1962 The Beachcomber(1 episode)

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