Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Mare Winningham (born May 16, 1959), born Mary Megan Winningham, is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award, Golden Globe and Drama Desk, 6 times for Emmy Awards (winning two), and has also won an Independent Spirit Award and two Screen Actors Guild Award nominations.

She is known for her role as Georgia Flood in the film Georgia, which earned her an Academy Award nomination. She has also starred in films such as St. Elmo's Fire, Miracle Mile, Turner & Hooch, The War, George Wallace, Dandelion and Brothers.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Mare Winningham (born May 16, 1959), born Mary Megan Winningham, is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award, Golden Globe and Drama Desk, 6 times for Emmy Awards (winning two), and has also won an Independent Spirit Award and two Screen Actors Guild Award nominations.

She is known for her role as Georgia Flood in the film Georgia, which earned her an Academy Award nomination. She has also starred in films such as St. Elmo's Fire, Miracle Mile, Turner & Hooch, The War, George Wallace, Dandelion and Brothers.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 78

Birthday 1959-05-16

Place of Birth Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Mary Megan Winningham

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Dry Run
2018 The Seagull as Polina Andryevna
2018 O.G. as Janice
2017 Geostorm as Dr. Jennings
2013 Philomena as Mary
2013 Under the Dome (2 episodes) as Agatha Seagrave
2013 The Deliverance of Elaine
2012 Hatfields & McCoys (3 episodes) as Sally McCoy
2012 Mirror Mirror as Baker Margaret
2011 American Horror Story (1 episode) as Rita Gayheart (1 episode) as Sally Keffler (11 episodes) as Hazel Evers (1 episode) as Alicia Spencer
2011 Mildred Pierce (5 episodes) as Ida Corwin
2009 Brothers as Elsie Cahill
2008 Swing Vote as Larissa Johnson
2007 War Eagle, Arkansas as Belle, Enoch's Mother
2005 Grey's Anatomy (7 episodes)
2005 The Magic of Ordinary Days as Martha
2004 Boston Legal (2 episodes)
2004 Clubhouse (12 episodes) as Lynne Young
2004 CSI: NY (1 episode)
2004 The Adventures of Ociee Nash as Aunt Mamie Nash
2004 Dandelion as Layla Mullich
2003 Cold Case (1 episode)
2003 The Brotherhood of Poland, New Hampshire (8 episodes)
2003 The Maldonado Miracle as Maisie
2002 Tru Confessions as Ginny
2001 24 (2 episodes)
2001 Night Visions (1 episode)
2001 Snap Decision as Jennifer Bradley
2001 Six Feet Under (2 episodes)
2000 Sharing the Secret as Dr. Nina Moss
2000 Sally Hemings: An American Scandal as Martha 'Patsy' Jefferson Randolph
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode) as Sandra Blaine
1999 Too Rich: The Secret Life of Doris Duke (4 episodes) as Chandi Heffner
1998 Everything That Rises as Kyle Clay
1997 George Wallace as Lurleen Wallace
1997 Under Pressure as Catherine Braverton
1996 The Boys Next Door as Sheila
1995 Georgia as Georgia Flood
1994 The War as Lois Simmons
1994 Touched by an Angel (1 episode)
1994 ER (4 episodes)
1994 Wyatt Earp as Mattie Blaylock
1994 Teresa's Tattoo as Singer
1994 Betrayed by Love as Dana
1993 Better Off Dead. as Kit Kellner
1992 Mad About You (2 episodes)
1992 Intruders (2 episodes) as Mary Wilkes
1991 Hard Promises as Dawn
1990 Crossing to Freedom as Nicole Rougeron
1989 Turner & Hooch as Emily Carson
1989 Miracle Mile as Julie Peters
1988 God Bless the Child as Theresa Johnson
1987 Eye on the Sparrow
1987 Made in Heaven as Brenda Carlucci
1987 Shy People as Candy
1986 Nobody's Fool as Pat
1986 Who Is Julia? as Mary Frances Bodine
1986 A Winner Never Quits as Annie
1985 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1985 St. Elmo's Fire as Wendy Beamish
1984 Helen Keller: The Miracle Continues as Helen Keller
1983 The Thorn Birds (4 episodes)
1982 Missing Children: A Mother's Story as Kate Bradshaw
1981 Threshold as Carol Severance
1980 One Trick Pony as Modeena Dandridge
1980 The Women's Room as Chris
1980 Off the Minnesota Strip as Micki Johansen
1980 Amber Waves as Marlene Burkhardt
1979 The Death of Ocean View Park as Jenny Flowers
1979 Studs Lonigan (3 episodes) as Helen Shyers
1978 The Young Pioneers (3 episodes)
1978 Special Olympics as Janice Gallitzin
1977 Big Hawaii (1 episode)
1975 Starsky & Hutch (1 episode)
1974 Police Woman (1 episode)
1972 ABC Afterschool Special (1 episode) as Beth
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (3 episodes)

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page