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Carole “Kelly” Bishop (born February 28, 1944) is an American actress, who is best known for her role as matriarch Emily Gilmore on the series Gilmore Girls, and for her role as Jennifer Grey's mother in the film Dirty Dancing. She is also well remembered for her Tony-winning performance as Sheila in A Chorus Line.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Carole “Kelly” Bishop (born February 28, 1944) is an American actress, who is best known for her role as matriarch Emily Gilmore on the series Gilmore Girls, and for her role as Jennifer Grey's mother in the film Dirty Dancing. She is also well remembered for her Tony-winning performance as Sheila in A Chorus Line.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 26

Birthday 1944-02-28

Place of Birth Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Saint Janet as Janet
2016 Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (4 episodes) as Emily Gilmore
2012 Bunheads (18 episodes) as Fanny Flowers
2011 A Novel Romance as Lily Sparks
2011 Friends with Kids as Marcy Fryman
2009 Mercy (3 episodes)
2007 Army Wives (1 episode)
2000 Gilmore Girls (153 episodes) as Emily Gilmore
2000 Wonder Boys as Amanda Leer
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (3 episodes)
1999 My X-Girlfriend's Wedding Reception as Sylvia Weinstein
1997 Private Parts as Ray Stern
1995 My Wildest Dreams (5 episodes)
1995 Miami Rhapsody as Zelda
1993 Six Degrees of Separation as Adele
1991 Queens Logic as Maria
1990 Law & Order (1 episode)
1988 Me and Him as Eleanor Aramis
1988 The Thorns (12 episodes)
1987 Dirty Dancing as Marjorie Houseman
1984 Kate & Allie (1 episode)
1982 Cassie & Co. (1 episode)
1982 O'Hara's Wife as Beth Douglas
1981 Advice to the Lovelorn as Rita Borden
1978 An Unmarried Woman as Elaine
1968 Hawaii Five-O (1 episode)

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