Mary Steenburgen Biography

Birthday: 1953-02-08
Place of Birth: Newport, Arkansas USA
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Wiki Biography: Mary Steenburgen is an Academy Award-winning American actress. She was born February 8, 1953, in Newport, Arkansas, into a family of Dutch-American heritage Her mother, Nell Steenburgen, was a school-board secretary, and her father, Maurice Steenburgen, was a freight-train conductor. Young Steenbergen was fond of arts and literature. She was active in her school drama class. In 1972 she moved to New York to study acting. In 1980 she shot to fame with her role as Lynda Dummar in Melvin and Howard (1980) for which she won Oscar for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. Steenburgen is a notable patron of arts. She is also an active supporter of humanitarian causes. She has two children from her previous marriage to actor Malcolm McDowell. Since 1995 she has been married to actor Ted Danson, and the couple is living in Los Angeles area.

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Ink Kate Montgomery 1996 - 1997
Noah's Ark Naamah 1999 Adventure
Living With The Dead 2002 Drama
Joan of Arcadia Helen Girardi 2003 - 2005 Drama
Bizarre Foods Clara Clayton Brown 2011
Big Brothers Bit On The Side Sarah Elizabeth McCaffrey 2011 Talk Show
Parenthood Karen Buckman 2011 - 2012 Comedy
Hope Springs 2012 Comedy
Flipping Boston Clara Clayton Brown 2012 Reality Tv
Time After Time Amy Robbins 2017 Adventure
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Goin' South Julia Tate 1978 0
Time After Time Amy Robbins 1979 Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Melvin and Howard Lynda Dummar 1980 Comedy, Drama
Ragtime 1982 Drama
Cross Creek Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings 1983 Drama
One Magic Christmas Ginny Grainger 1985
The Whales of August 1987
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank Miep Gies 1988 Drama, History
Parenthood Karen Buckman 1989 0, 0
Back to the Future Iii Clara Clayton 1990
Miss Firecracker Elain Rutledge 1990 Comedy
Back to the Future Part III Clara Clayton 1990 Adventure, Comedy, Sci Fi
The Butcher's Wife Stella 1991
Clifford Sarah Davis 1994
It Runs in the Family Mrs. Parker 1994 Comedy, Family
Pontiac Moon Katherine Bellamy 1994 Drama
Powder Jessie Caldwell 1995 Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Nixon Hannah Nixon 1995 Drama
The Grass Harp Sister Ida 1996 Drama, Comedy
The Trumpet Of The Swan 2001 Drama, 0, 0
Nobody's Baby Estelle 2001 0
Life as a House Colleen Beck 2001 Drama, Romance
Sunshine State Francine Pinkney 2002 0
Elf Emily 2003 0, 0
Hope Springs 2003 Comedy, Romance
Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing and Charm School Marianne Hotchkiss 2005
O Lucky Malcolm! Herself 2006 Biography
Elvis and Anabelle 2007
Nobel Son Sarah Michaelson 2007 0, Comedy, 0
The Brave One Carol 2007 Comedy, 0
The Dead Girl 2007 Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Four Christmases Marilyn 2008 0, 0
Step Brothers Nancy Huff 2008
Numb Dr. Blaine 2008
In the Electric Mist Bootsie Robicheaux 2009 Crime, Drama, Mystery
The Open Road Katherine 2009 Comedy, Drama
Did You Hear About the Morgans? Emma Wheeler 2009 Comedy, Drama, Romance
Mrs. Pilgrim Goes to Hollywood Mary 2012 Comedy
The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Julia 2013 Drama
Brahmin Bulls Helen West 2013 Drama
Last Vegas Diana 2013 Comedy
Dead of Winter 2014 Game Show
The Proposal Grace Paxton 2019