Margo Martindale

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Margo Martindale (born July 18, 1951) is an American film, stage, and television actress. In 2011, she won an Emmy Award for her role as Mags Bennett on Justified. She has played supporting roles in several films, including The Hours, Million Dollar Baby as Hilary Swank's character's mother, The Firm, Lorenzo's Oil, Marvin's Room, The Savages, and Paris, je t'aime. She was also nominated for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in 2004.

Margo Martindale was born July 18, 1951, in Jacksonville, Texas, to parents William Everett and Margaret (Pruitt) Martindale. In addition to owning and operating a lumber company in Jacksonville, her father was known as a champion dog handler in Texas and throughout the southern United States. Margo was the youngest of three children and only daughter. Her oldest brother is professional golfer and golf course designer Billy Martindale. Middle child, brother Bobby Tim, died in 2004. Margo Martindale participated in golf, cheerleading and drama while in school and was crowned "Football Sweetheart" as well as "Miss Jacksonville High School 1969."  Following graduation from Jacksonville High School in 1969, Martindale attended Lon Morris College, then transferred to the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. While at Michigan, she also did summer study at Harvard University, appearing onstage with future movie and TV stars Jonathan Frakes and Christopher Reeve.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Margo Martindale (born July 18, 1951) is an American film, stage, and television actress. In 2011, she won an Emmy Award for her role as Mags Bennett on Justified. She has played supporting roles in several films, including The Hours, Million Dollar Baby as Hilary Swank's character's mother, The Firm, Lorenzo's Oil, Marvin's Room, The Savages, and Paris, je t'aime. She was also nominated for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in 2004.

Margo Martindale was born July 18, 1951, in Jacksonville, Texas, to parents William Everett and Margaret (Pruitt) Martindale. In addition to owning and operating a lumber company in Jacksonville, her father was known as a champion dog handler in Texas and throughout the southern United States. Margo was the youngest of three children and only daughter. Her oldest brother is professional golfer and golf course designer Billy Martindale. Middle child, brother Bobby Tim, died in 2004. Margo Martindale participated in golf, cheerleading and drama while in school and was crowned "Football Sweetheart" as well as "Miss Jacksonville High School 1969."  Following graduation from Jacksonville High School in 1969, Martindale attended Lon Morris College, then transferred to the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. While at Michigan, she also did summer study at Harvard University, appearing onstage with future movie and TV stars Jonathan Frakes and Christopher Reeve.

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

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2016 The Hollars as Sally Hollar
2016 BrainDead(1 episode) as Dr. Joanne Alaimo
2016 Mother's Day as Flo
2016 The Boss as Sister Aluminata
2016 Sophie and the Rising Sun as Anne Morrison
2015 Sneaky Pete(1 episode) as Audrey
2014 Bluebird as Crystal
2014 Showing Up as Herself
2013 August: Osage County as Mattie Fae Aiken
2013 The Millers(34 episodes) as Carol Miller
2013 Beautiful Creatures as Aunt Del
2013 The Americans(12 episodes) as Claudia
2011 A Gifted Man(17 episodes)
2011 Person of Interest(1 episode) as Barbara Russell
2011 Scalene as Janice Trimble
2011 Win Win as Eleanor
2010 Secretariat as Miss Ham
2010 Forged as Dianne
2010 Justified(13 episodes) as Mags Bennett
2009 Mercy(8 episodes)
2009 La soga
2009 Orphan as Dr. Browning
2009 Hannah Montana: The Movie as Ruby
2009 The Winning Season as Donna
2007 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story as Ma Cox
2007 Feast of Love as Mrs. Maggarolian
2007 The Riches(30 episodes)
2007 Rocket Science as Coach Lumbly
2007 Mo as Pam
2007 Superheroes as Ben's Mother
2006 Dexter(4 episodes) as Camilla
2006 Wedding Daze as Betsy
2006 Out There as Jen
2006 Paris, je t'aime as Carol (14ème arrondissement)
2005 Silver Bells as Mrs. Quinn
2005 Medium(2 episodes)
2004 Million Dollar Baby as Earline Fitzgerald
2004 Iron Jawed Angels as Harriot Blatch
2004 The Best Thief In The World as Miss Mason
2003 The Human Stain as Psychologist
2003 It's All About Love as Betsy
2002 The Laramie Project
2001 What Girls Learn as Lainey
2000 Ed(1 episode)
2000 28 Days as Betty
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(1 episode)
1999 Earthly Possessions as Libby
1998 Twilight as Gloria Lamar
1997 Critical Care as Constance 'Connie' Potter
1996 Marvin's Room as Dr. Charlotte
1995 Dead Man Walking as Sister Colleen
1994 Nobody's Fool as Birdy
1993 The Firm as Nina Huff
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(1 episode)
1991 The Rocketeer as Millie
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1990 Days of Thunder as Racetrack timer
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(2 episodes)

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