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An American film and television actress and musician. Smith is best known for her roles as Amanda Young in the Saw films and Linda in the CBS sitcom Becker. Smith once fronted the metal band Fydolla Ho, with which she toured the United States and the United Kingdom, and is half of Smith & Pyle, a desert country-rock band, with actress Missi Pyle. Shawnee Smith is the second child of Patricia, an oncology nurse, and Jim Smith, a financial planner and former US Air Force pilot. The family relocated from South Carolina to Van Nuys, California, when she was a year old; her parents divorced when she was two; and her mother remarried when she was eight. She attended Ranchito Avenue Elementary School in Panorama City, Los Angeles and Madison Jr. High in North Hollywood. Then attended North Hollywood High School in North Hollywood, California, and graduated in 1987. Her height is 5' 3" (1,60 m).

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An American film and television actress and musician. Smith is best known for her roles as Amanda Young in the Saw films and Linda in the CBS sitcom Becker. Smith once fronted the metal band Fydolla Ho, with which she toured the United States and the United Kingdom, and is half of Smith & Pyle, a desert country-rock band, with actress Missi Pyle. Shawnee Smith is the second child of Patricia, an oncology nurse, and Jim Smith, a financial planner and former US Air Force pilot. The family relocated from South Carolina to Van Nuys, California, when she was a year old; her parents divorced when she was two; and her mother remarried when she was eight. She attended Ranchito Avenue Elementary School in Panorama City, Los Angeles and Madison Jr. High in North Hollywood. Then attended North Hollywood High School in North Hollywood, California, and graduated in 1987. Her height is 5' 3" (1,60 m).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Shawnee Smith, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 48

Birthday 1969-07-03

Place of Birth Orangeburg, South Carolina, USA

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Also Known As

  • Shawnee Rebecca Smith

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Believe as Dr. Nancy Wells
2016 Savannah Sunrise as Joy Miles
2013 Grace Unplugged as Michelle Trey
2013 Jayne Mansfield's Car as Vicky Caldwell
2012 Anger Management (100 episodes) as Jennifer Goodson
2010 Kill Speed as Honey
2009 Saw VI as Amanda
2009 The Grudge 3 as Dr.Sullivan
2008 Saw V as Amanda Young
2008 Scream Queens (16 episodes)
2008 30 Days of Night: Dust to Dust (6 episodes)
2007 30 Even Scarier Movie Moments (2 episodes) as Herself
2007 Saw IV as Amanda Young
2007 Secrets of an Undercover Wife as Lisa
2006 Saw III as Amanda Young
2005 Saw II as Amanda Young
2005 The Island as Suzie
2004 Saw as Amanda Young
2002 Kim Possible (1 episode)
1999 Breakfast of Champions as Bonnie MacMahon
1999 A Slipping Down Life as Faye-Jean Lindsay
1998 Becker (129 episodes) as Linda
1998 Carnival of Souls as Sandra Grant
1998 Armageddon as Redhead
1997 Bombshell as Shelly
1997 The Tom Show (38 episodes)
1997 Dead Men Can't Dance as Cooper
1997 Something Borrowed, Something Blue as Teri
1997 Arsenio (6 episodes)
1997 Eat Your Heart Out as Nicole
1996 Face of Evil as Jeanelle Polk
1995 Leaving Las Vegas as Biker Girl
1994 The Stand (4 episodes) as Julie Lawry
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
1990 Lucky Chances (3 episodes) as Olympia Stanislopolous
1990 Desperate Hours as May Cornell
1989 Brand New Life (6 episodes)
1989 Who's Harry Crumb? as Nikki Downing
1988 The Blob as Meg Penny
1988 I Saw What You Did as Kim Fielding
1987 Summer School as Rhonda Altobello
1986 Easy Prey as Tina Marie Risico
1986 All is Forgiven (9 episodes) as Sonia Russell
1986 Iron Eagle as Joenie
1985 Not My Kid as Carol
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode)
1984 It's Your Move (1 episode)

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