Cynthia Stevenson

Biography

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Cynthia Stevenson (born August 2, 1962) is an American actress.

Stevenson was born in Oakland, California, the daughter of Gayle, an editor, and Al Stevenson, an upholstery warehouse owner. She grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia.

One of her first roles was a guest appearance as Norm Peterson's high-strung secretary "Doris" on Cheers. Other early work included the short-lived comedy series My Talk Show (1990–1991) and Bob (1992–1993). She had a leading role on the sitcom, Hope and Gloria, which ran for 35 episodes in 1995 and 1996. She also appeared the Lifetime Television series Oh Baby.

On film, she has appeared in The Player, Six Feet Under, Forget Paris, Happiness, Home for the Holidays, Will you Merry Me?, Agent Cody Banks and Agent Cody Banks 2. She played the role of Mrs. Cooverman in the 2009 film I Love You Beth Cooper.

Stevenson was a regular cast member on the series Dead Like Me, playing lead character George (Ellen Muth)'s mother. In April 2006, she completed filming a new sitcom pilot for CBS called You've Reached the Elliotts, starring opposite Chris Elliott as his wife, which was not picked up by the network. She has a recurring role on the cable series The L Word, and on the now-cancelled series Men in Trees, which was taped in Vancouver. She also had an occasional role as "Cindy Devlin" on According to Jim. In April 2009, she co-starred opposite Bob Saget on the short-lived ABC sitcom, Surviving Suburbia. She has also recently appeared as Shiri Appleby's mother on The CW series Life.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Cynthia Stevenson (born August 2, 1962) is an American actress.

Stevenson was born in Oakland, California, the daughter of Gayle, an editor, and Al Stevenson, an upholstery warehouse owner. She grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia.

One of her first roles was a guest appearance as Norm Peterson's high-strung secretary "Doris" on Cheers. Other early work included the short-lived comedy series My Talk Show (1990–1991) and Bob (1992–1993). She had a leading role on the sitcom, Hope and Gloria, which ran for 35 episodes in 1995 and 1996. She also appeared the Lifetime Television series Oh Baby.

On film, she has appeared in The Player, Six Feet Under, Forget Paris, Happiness, Home for the Holidays, Will you Merry Me?, Agent Cody Banks and Agent Cody Banks 2. She played the role of Mrs. Cooverman in the 2009 film I Love You Beth Cooper.

Stevenson was a regular cast member on the series Dead Like Me, playing lead character George (Ellen Muth)'s mother. In April 2006, she completed filming a new sitcom pilot for CBS called You've Reached the Elliotts, starring opposite Chris Elliott as his wife, which was not picked up by the network. She has a recurring role on the cable series The L Word, and on the now-cancelled series Men in Trees, which was taped in Vancouver. She also had an occasional role as "Cindy Devlin" on According to Jim. In April 2009, she co-starred opposite Bob Saget on the short-lived ABC sitcom, Surviving Suburbia. She has also recently appeared as Shiri Appleby's mother on The CW series Life.

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Birthday 1962-08-02

Place of Birth Piedmont - California - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Your Family or Mine(10 episodes) as Jan
2014 Kingdom(1 episode) as Marilyn Wheeler
2014 Killing Daddy as Emma Granger
2013 Sleepy Hollow(1 episode) as Nurse Gina Lambert
2012 Tiger Eyes as Bitsy Kronick
2010 Life Unexpected(5 episodes) as Laverne Cassidy
2009 Jennifer's Body as Mrs. Dove
2009 Case 39 as Nancy
2009 I Love You, Beth Cooper as Mrs. C
2009 Surviving Suburbia(13 episodes)
2009 Reunion as Emily
2009 Dead Like Me: Life After Death as Joy Lass
2008 Will You Merry Me? as Marilyn Kringle
2008 Snow Buddies
2006 Men in Trees(36 episodes)
2006 A Little Thing Called Murder as Beverly Bates
2005 Grey's Anatomy(1 episode)
2004 Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London as Mrs. Banks
2004 The L Word(3 episodes)
2003 Air Bud: Spikes Back as Jackie
2003 Dead Like Me(29 episodes) as Joy Lass
2003 Agent Cody Banks as Mrs. Banks
2002 Monk(1 episode)
2001 According to Jim(4 episodes)
2001 Six Feet Under(2 episodes)
1998 Happiness as Trish Maplewood
1998 Oh Baby(44 episodes)
1997 Ally McBeal(1 episode)
1997 King of the Hill(1 episode)
1996 Before They Were Stars(9 episodes)
1995 Home for the Holidays as Joanne Larson Wedman
1995 Forget Paris as Liz
1995 Hope and Gloria(35 episodes)
1995 Live Nude Girls as Marcy
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger(1 episode)
1993 Watch It as Ellen
1992 Bob(33 episodes) as Trisha McKay
1992 The Player as Bonnie Sherow
1989 Booker(1 episode)
1982 Newhart(1 episode)
1982 Cheers(2 episodes)

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