Biography

Catherine Dent (born April 14, 1965) is an American actress who has starred in film and in television. Her first feature film was the 1994 movie Nobody's Fool. Dent was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the daughter of Eleanor Brown and Fred C. Dent, a politician. She attended the North Carolina School of the Arts and graduated in 1993.

Her big breakthrough role came in 2002 as L.A.P.D. Officer Danielle "Danny" Sofer on the FX hit drama The Shield. She has made guest appearances on some TV shows, such as on The Pretender, The X-Files, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The Sopranos, Frasier, Judging Amy, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Without A Trace, and Grey's Anatomy. She is married and has one child.

Catherine Dent (born April 14, 1965) is an American actress who has starred in film and in television. Her first feature film was the 1994 movie Nobody's Fool. Dent was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the daughter of Eleanor Brown and Fred C. Dent, a politician. She attended the North Carolina School of the Arts and graduated in 1993.

Her big breakthrough role came in 2002 as L.A.P.D. Officer Danielle "Danny" Sofer on the FX hit drama The Shield. She has made guest appearances on some TV shows, such as on The Pretender, The X-Files, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The Sopranos, Frasier, Judging Amy, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Without A Trace, and Grey's Anatomy. She is married and has one child.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 48

Birthday 1965-04-14

Place of Birth Baton Rouge - Louisiana - USA

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Also Known As

  • Catherine Grace Dent

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Day One(1 episode)
2017 Halfway There as Jennifer Morgan
2017 Imposters(1 episode) as Cynthia Van Duzer
2015 The Player(1 episode) as Barbara Lee
2015 The Astronaut Wives Club(1 episode) as Beverly Davis
2015 Stitchers(1 episode) as Dr. Ellen Goodkin
2014 Guilty at 17 as Melanie Scott
2013 Reckless as Senator
2013 Finding Neighbors as Mary
2013 Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.(10 episodes) as General Hale
2012 Arrow(1 episode) as Alexa Van Owen
2012 Drew Peterson: Untouchable as Karen Chojnacki
2011 Carjacked as Therapist
2009 Natalee Holloway as Carol
2009 Duress as Jenny
2009 Castle(1 episode) as Beth Tanner
2008 The Mentalist(5 episodes) as FBI Agent Susan Darcy
2007 Chuck(1 episode) as Jane
2007 The Bad Son as Ronnie McAdams
2006 Numb3rs(1 episode)
2005 The Unseen as Ms. Lucille
2005 Criminal Minds(1 episode) as Ellen Dent
2005 Tides of War as Lieutenant Claire Trifoli
2005 Grey's Anatomy(1 episode)
2003 NCIS(1 episode)
2003 21 Grams as Ana
2002 Taken(2 episodes)
2002 Without a Trace(1 episode)
2002 The Shield(103 episodes) as Danielle Sofer
2002 Venomous as Susan Edmonton
2001 The Majestic as Mabel
2001 Replicant as Angie
2001 Someone Like You... as Alice, Jane's Sister
2001 The Lone Gunmen(1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(2 episodes)
2000 The Invisible Man(3 episodes)
1999 Third Watch(1 episode)
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(1 episode)
1999 The Sopranos(1 episode) as Arlene Riley
1998 Jaded as Lisa Heller
1997 Dharma & Greg(1 episode)
1996 The Pretender(1 episode)
1994 Nobody's Fool as Charlotte Sullivan
1994 Chicago Hope(1 episode)
1993 Frasier(1 episode) as Claudia Kynock
1993 The X-Files(1 episode)
1993 A Girl's Guide to Sex as Tracy Pixel
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)

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