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Beth Grant (born September 18, 1949) is an American actress. She is known for often playing characters who are conservatives, religious zealots or sticklers for rules.

She has appeared in dozens of films, including Rain Man, Speed; To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar; Love Field; Donnie Darko; A Time to Kill; Little Miss Sunshine; Child's Play 2; Daltry Calhoun; City Slickers 2; Don't Tell Her It's Me; Matchstick Men; Factory Girl; The Wizard; Sordid Lives; The Rookie; All About Steve; No Country for Old Men, Crazy Heart, and Rango.

Grant has also appeared in many TV shows, including Everwood; Delta; The Golden Girls; Malcolm in the Middle; The X-Files; Friends; CSI; Six Feet Under; Wonderfalls; My Name Is Earl; Yes, Dear; King of the Hill; The Office; Angel; Judging Amy; Jericho; Sordid Lives: The Series; Criminal Minds, Sabrina The Teenage Witch; True Blood; How I Met Your Mother; and The Mentalist.

Grant was born in Gadsden, Alabama, and is an alumna of East Carolina University. She is married to actor Michael Chieffo with whom she has one child.

Grant played the same character, Marianne Marie Beetle, in the short-lived show Wonderfalls and Pushing Daisies, both created by Bryan Fuller.

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

Beth Grant (born September 18, 1949) is an American actress. She is known for often playing characters who are conservatives, religious zealots or sticklers for rules.

She has appeared in dozens of films, including Rain Man, Speed; To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar; Love Field; Donnie Darko; A Time to Kill; Little Miss Sunshine; Child's Play 2; Daltry Calhoun; City Slickers 2; Don't Tell Her It's Me; Matchstick Men; Factory Girl; The Wizard; Sordid Lives; The Rookie; All About Steve; No Country for Old Men, Crazy Heart, and Rango.

Grant has also appeared in many TV shows, including Everwood; Delta; The Golden Girls; Malcolm in the Middle; The X-Files; Friends; CSI; Six Feet Under; Wonderfalls; My Name Is Earl; Yes, Dear; King of the Hill; The Office; Angel; Judging Amy; Jericho; Sordid Lives: The Series; Criminal Minds, Sabrina The Teenage Witch; True Blood; How I Met Your Mother; and The Mentalist.

Grant was born in Gadsden, Alabama, and is an alumna of East Carolina University. She is married to actor Michael Chieffo with whom she has one child.

Grant played the same character, Marianne Marie Beetle, in the short-lived show Wonderfalls and Pushing Daisies, both created by Bryan Fuller.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 140

Birthday 1949-09-18

Place of Birth Gadsden, Alabama, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Long Home as Mrs. Winer
Actors Anonymous
The Labyrinth as Betsy
Tenn as Edwina Williams
William as Dr. Godwin Thomas
Underwater Upside Down as Mrs. Sheraton
Hold On as Shelly
2018 Hover as Joanna
2018 Mississippi Requiem
2018 Andover as Rebecca
2018 Nostalgia as Anna O'Bryan
2017 Tiny Mammals as Narrator
2017 Lucky as Elaine
2017 I Do... Until I Don't as Phyllis
2017 American Gods(1 episode) as Jack
2017 Domain as Nadine
2017 The Institute as Posthwaite
2017 In Dubious Battle as Ethel
2016 Jackie as Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson
2016 Heartland as Crystal
2016 Tond as Janice
2016 Great Plains as Tess
2016 Band of Robbers as Widow Douglas
2015 Addicted to Fresno as Tilda
2015 The Midnight Swim as Amelia Brooks
2015 Consumed as Kristin Kessler
2015 Alex of Venice as Teacher
2014 Just Before I Go as Mrs. Lawrence
2014 Faults as Evelyn
2013 As I Lay Dying as Addie Bundren
2013 Bad Words as Irene
2013 Out West as Tiffany Alcott
2013 The Violation as Linda Heim
2013 Miss Dial as Mrs. Wojiechowski
2012 Mockingbird Lane as Marie
2012 Blues for Willadean as Willadeen Winkler
2012 The Mindy Project(120 episodes) as Beverly
2012 Sedona as Deb
2011 Life of Lemon
2011 Hollywood to Dollywood as Herself
2011 The Artist as Peppy's Maid
2011 Rango as Bonnie (voice)
2011 Valley of the Sun as Marva
2010 Operation: Endgame as Susan
2010 Spork as Principal Tulip
2010 In My Sleep as Evelyn
2009 Crazy Heart as Jo Ann
2009 Rocker as Mrs. Hill
2009 Herpes Boy as Mom
2009 Dear Lemon Lima as Principal Applebomb
2009 Stolen as Older Edvena
2009 All About Steve as Mrs. Horowitz
2009 Extract as Mary
2008 Hide as Candy
2008 Henry Poole Is Here as Josie
2008 Sordid Lives: The Series(24 episodes) as Sissy Hickey
2008 Winged Creatures as Carla's Mom
2008 Polar Opposites as General Railen
2007 No Country for Old Men as Carla Jeans Mother
2007 Pushing Daisies(1 episode) as Marianne Marie Beattle
2007 Welcome to Paradise
2007 The House of Usher as Mrs. Thatcher
2007 Drive(1 episode)
2007 Hot Tamale as Dori Woodriff
2007 The Ungodly as Emma Lemac
2006 Factory Girl as Julia Warhol
2006 Flags of Our Fathers as Mother Gagnon
2006 Jericho(9 episodes)
2006 Little Miss Sunshine as Nancy Jenkins
2006 Southland Tales as Dr. Inga Von Westphalen
2005 Daltry Calhoun as Ciotka Dee
2005 My Name Is Earl(1 episode)
2005 Bones(1 episode)
2005 Hard Pill as Mom
2005 The Office(2 episodes)
2005 #1 Fan: A Darkomentary as Herself
2005 Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend as Angela
2005 Medium(1 episode)
2005 Our Very Own as Virginia Kendal
2004 Wonderfalls(1 episode)
2004 A Thief Of Time as Ranger Mildred Luna
2003 Evil Alien Conquerors as Sheila
2003 Matchstick Men as Laundry Lady
2003 Mystery Woman(1 episode)
2003 The Pitts(1 episode) as Nadine
2002 Boomtown(1 episode)
2002 Everwood(3 episodes)
2002 Birdseye as Ruth Betters
2002 The Rookie as Olline
2002 Desert Saints as Lou
2001 According to Jim(1 episode)
2001 Rock Star as Mrs. Cole
2001 Six Feet Under(2 episodes)
2001 Pearl Harbor as Motherly Secretary
2001 Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man as Louisa Ashland
2001 Donnie Darko as Kitty Farmer
2000 Sordid Lives as Sissy Hickey
2000 Malcolm in the Middle(2 episodes)
1999 Blue Valley Songbird as Ruby
1999 Angel(1 episode) as Maude Pearson
1999 Judging Amy(1 episode)
1999 Providence(1 episode)
1998 Making Sandwiches as Mrs Hellman
1998 Dance with Me as Lovejoy
1998 Maximum Bob(5 episodes)
1998 Doctor Dolittle as Woman
1998 Two Guys and a Girl(1 episode)
1997 Lawn Dogs as Trent's Mother
1997 A Thousand Acres as Roberta
1997 King of the Hill(5 episodes)
1996 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch(1 episode) as Mrs. Grant
1996 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch(2 episodes) as Mrs. Popowski
1996 The Pretender(1 episode)
1996 Goode Behavior(1 episode)
1996 A Time to Kill as Cora Mae Cobb
1996 Norma Jean & Marilyn as Grace Goddard
1995 To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar as Loretta
1995 Safe as Becky - Auditorium Speaker
1995 Lieberman in Love
1994 Friends(1 episode) as Lizzy
1994 City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold as Lois
1994 Speed as Helen
1993 Bakersfield P.D.(2 episodes)
1993 The X-Files(1 episode)
1993 The Dark Half as Shayla Beaumont
1992 Love Field as Hazel
1992 Delta(22 episodes)
1992 White Sands as Roz Kincaid
1992 Overkill: The Aileen Wuornos Story as Pat McGinty
1990 Child's Play 2 as Miss Kettlewell
1990 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael as Lillian Logerfield
1990 Flatliners as Housewife
1990 The Image as Martha Packard
1989 The Wizard as Diner Manager
1989 I Know My First Name Is Steven(2 episodes) as Mrs. Beta
1988 Rain Man as Mother at Farm House
1987 Under Cover as Miss Randolph
1987 Hooperman(1 episode)
1985 The Golden Girls(2 episodes)
1984 Murder, She Wrote(1 episode)
1984 Hunter(2 episodes)

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