Biography

Stockard Channing (born February 13, 1944) is an American stage, film and television actress. She is known for her portrayal of First Lady Abbey Bartlet in the NBC television series The West Wing; for playing Betty Rizzo in the film Grease; and for her role in both the stage and screen versions of Six Degrees of Separation.

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Stockard Channing (born February 13, 1944) is an American stage, film and television actress. She is known for her portrayal of First Lady Abbey Bartlet in the NBC television series The West Wing; for playing Betty Rizzo in the film Grease; and for her role in both the stage and screen versions of Six Degrees of Separation.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 88

Birthday 1944-02-13

Place of Birth Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Grease Story as Betty Rizzo
2017 The Guest Book (1 episode) as Jill
2013 Pulling Strings as Virginia
2010 Sundays at Tiffany's
2010 Multiple Sarcasms as Pamela
2009 The Cleveland Show (1 episode)
2007 Sparkle as Sheila
2005 Out of Practice (22 episodes)
2005 3 Needles as Olive Cowie
2005 Meerkat Manor (52 episodes)
2005 Red Mercury as Penelope
2005 Must Love Dogs as Dolly
2004 The Kennedy Mystique: Creating Camelot as Narrator
2004 Jack as Anne
2004 Home of the Brave as Narrator
2003 Abby Singer as Herself
2003 Anything Else as Paula Chase
2003 Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2 episodes) as Klara Hitler
2003 Bright Young Things as Mrs. Melrose Ape
2003 Behind the Red Door as Julia
2002 Life or Something Like It as Deborah Connors
2002 The Matthew Shepard Story as Judy Shepard
2002 Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister as Margarethe Fisher Van Den Meer
2001 Walking with Beasts (6 episodes)
2001 Out of the Closet, Off the Screen: The Life of William Haines as Narrator
2001 When Billie Beat Bobby as Narrator (voice)
2001 A Girl Thing as Dr. Beth Noonan
2001 The Business of Strangers
2000 The Truth About Jane as Janice
2000 Where the Heart Is as Thelma 'Sister' Husband
2000 Isn't She Great as Florence Maybelle
2000 Other Voices as Dr. Gover
1999 The West Wing (70 episodes) as Abigail Bartlet
1999 The Venice Project as Chandra Chase
1999 Where Are They Now? (2 episodes)
1999 Batman Beyond (39 episodes) as Commissioner Barbara Gordon
1998 Practical Magic as Tante Frances 'Fran' Owens
1998 The Baby Dance as Rachel Luckman
1998 An Unexpected Life as Barbara Whitney
1998 Twilight as Lt. Verna Hollander
1997 The View (1 episode)
1997 Man Ray: Prophet of the Avant Garde as Narrator
1996 An Unexpected Family as Barbara Whitney
1996 The First Wives Club as Cynthia Swann Griffin
1996 Moll Flanders as Mrs. Allworthy
1996 Lily Dale as Corella
1996 Edie & Pen as Pen
1996 Up Close & Personal as Marcia McGrath
1995 Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree as Miss Adelaide
1995 To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar as Carol Ann
1995 Smoke as Ruby McNutt
1995 Clay Classics: Michael the Visitor as Narrator (voice)
1994 Inside the Actors Studio (1 episode)
1994 David's Mother as Bea
1993 Six Degrees of Separation as Louisa Kittredge
1993 Married to It as Iris Morden
1992 Lincoln
1991 Meet the Applegates as Jane Applegate
1989 Perfect Witness as Liz Sapperstein
1989 Staying Together as Nancy Trainer
1988 Tidy Endings
1988 A Time of Destiny as Margaret
1987 Echoes In The Darkness as Susan Reinert
1987 The Room Upstairs as Leah Lazenby
1986 The Men's Club as Nancy
1986 Heartburn as Julie Siegel
1985 Not My Kid as Helen Bower
1983 Without a Trace as Jocelyn Norris
1982 Nature (1 episode)
1982 Safari 3000 as J. J. Dalton
1980 The Stockard Channing Show (13 episodes)
1979 The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh as Mona Mondieu
1979 Stockard Channing: In Just Friends (11 episodes)
1979 Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story as Kitty O'Neil
1978 Grease as Betty Rizzo
1978 The Cheap Detective as Bess
1978 A Different Approach
1977 Lucan (15 episodes)
1976 The Big Bus as Kitty Baxter
1976 Sweet Revenge as Vurlla Kowsky
1975 The Fortune as Freddie
1974 NOVA (1 episode) as Bible Reader (1 episode) as Narrator
1973 The Girl Most Likely to... as Miriam Knight
1972 Up the Sandbox as Judy Stanley as Judy Stanley (uncredited)
1971 The Hospital as E.R. Nurse
1969 Medical Center (1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)

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