Biography

Mary Ellen Trainor was an actress well-known for roles in a variety of 80s movies including Romancing the Stone, The Goonies, Lethal Weapon (and its sequels), The Monster Squad, Action Jackson, Die Hard, Scrooged, Ghostbusters II, and Back to the Future 2, among other things. One of her most iconic roles was that of the greedy wife in the famous killer Santa episode of Tales From the Crypt "And All Through the House".

Mary Ellen Trainor was an actress well-known for roles in a variety of 80s movies including Romancing the Stone, The Goonies, Lethal Weapon (and its sequels), The Monster Squad, Action Jackson, Die Hard, Scrooged, Ghostbusters II, and Back to the Future 2, among other things. One of her most iconic roles was that of the greedy wife in the famous killer Santa episode of Tales From the Crypt "And All Through the House".

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 35

Birthday 1950-07-08

Day of Death 2015-05-20

Place of Birth Chicago - Illinois - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2005 McBride (1 episode)
2003 Freaky Friday as Diary Reading Patient
2002 Moonlight Mile as Mrs. Meyerson
1999 Anywhere But Here as Homeowner
1999 Roswell (21 episodes)
1998 Someone to Love Me as Jocelyn Hart
1998 Lethal Weapon 4 as Dr. Stephanie Woods
1996 Relativity (16 episodes) as Eve Lukens
1996 Executive Decision as Allison, Flight Attendant
1996 A Face to Die For as Nora Gilmore
1995 Congo as Moira
1995 Seduced and Betrayed as Charlotte
1994 Little Giants as Karen O'Shea
1994 Forrest Gump as Jenny's Babysitter (uncredited)
1994 Greedy as Nora
1992 Death Becomes Her as Vivian Adams
1992 Lethal Weapon 3 as Stephanie Woods
1991 Ricochet as Gail Wallens
1990 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (73 episodes)
1989 Back to the Future Part II as Officer Reese (uncredited)
1989 Lethal Weapon 2 as Police Psychiatrist
1989 Ghostbusters II as Brownstone Mother
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode) as Wife
1988 Scrooged as Ted
1988 Die Hard as Gail Wallens
1988 Action Jackson as Secretary
1987 The Monster Squad as Emily
1987 Lethal Weapon as Psychologist
1985 Amazing Stories (1 episode)
1985 The Goonies as Mrs. Walsh
1984 Crazy like a Fox (1 episode)
1984 Romancing the Stone as Elaine
1982 Remington Steele (2 episodes)
1982 Cheers (1 episode)

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