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Mary Kay Place

Actress | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Being John Malkovich (1999) | Youth in Revolt (2009) | The Big Chill (1983)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 7 nominations More »
BORN 
Sep 23, 1947 (age 70)
HEIGHT 
5' 1" (1.55m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for DianeDiane Diane  Less 2018 Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (67 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (78 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Lady DynamiteLady Dynamite (TV Series) Marilyn Bamford ( 20 episodes, 2016–2017 )  Less 2016–2017 20
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  • Primary photo for ImpostersImposters (TV Series) Ezra's Mother ( 3 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 3
  • Primary photo for Black-ishBlack-ish (TV Series) Dr. Barris ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Grace and FrankieGrace and Frankie (TV Series) Amanda ( 3 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 3
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Farting Lady ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Getting OnGetting On (TV Series) Dr. Ann Killigrew ( 5 episodes, 2014–2015 )  Less 2014–2015 5
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  • Primary photo for LookingLooking (TV Series) Sarah ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The MentalistThe Mentalist (TV Series) Mrs. Bittacker ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Ellen More or LessEllen More or Less (TV Movie) Virginia  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for RakeRake (TV Series) Judge Cunningham ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for HolidazeHolidaze (TV Movie) Elaine Gerard  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for A Country Christmas StoryA Country Christmas Story (TV Movie) Sarah, Performer ("Amazing Grace")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The New NormalThe New Normal (TV Series) Colleen ( 2 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 2
  • Primary photo for CalifornicationCalifornication (TV Series) Faith's Mother ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for SuburgatorySuburgatory (TV Series) Gam Gam ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The Life & Times of TimThe Life & Times of Tim (TV Series) Dorothy ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Big LoveBig Love (TV Series) Adaleen Grant ( 42 episodes, 2006–2011 ) , Performer ("The Caisson Song") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2006–2011 42
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  • Primary photo for Bored to DeathBored to Death (TV Series) Kathryn Joiner ( 4 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 4
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  • Primary photo for King of the HillKing of the Hill (TV Series) Mrs. Stovall / Melly-Anne / Helen Pell ( 3 episodes, 1998–2009 )  Less 1998–2009 3
  • Primary photo for Pushing DaisiesPushing Daisies (TV Series) Annabelle Vandersloop ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Saving GraceSaving Grace (TV Series) Dorothy Edwina Talbert ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for 12 Miles of Bad Road12 Miles of Bad Road (TV Series) C.Z. Shakespeare ( 6 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 6
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  • Primary photo for The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie WoodmanThe Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman (TV Series) Jeanette / Jackie's Mom ( 4 episodes, 2006–2007 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2006–2007 6
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  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Olive Warner ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Numb3rsNumb3rs (TV Series) Hester Stirling ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Protest (Mar 3, 2006) Hester Stirling  Less
  • Primary photo for Jack & BobbyJack & Bobby (TV Series) Reverend Rindhart ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Surgeon General Millicent Griffith ( 3 episodes, 2001–2004 )  Less 2001–2004 3
    • Impact Winter (Dec 15, 2004) Surgeon General Millicent Griffith  Less
    • In the Room (Dec 8, 2004) Surgeon General Millicent Griffith  Less
    • Ellie (Feb 21, 2001) Surgeon General Millicent Griffith  Less
  • Primary photo for The HandlerThe Handler (TV Series) Naomi Prince ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Hope Garrett ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for UndeclaredUndeclared (TV Series) Mrs. Lindquist ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Citizen BainesCitizen Baines (TV Series) Francesca Dunlop ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for A Woman's a Helluva ThingA Woman's a Helluva Thing (TV Movie) Cecilia Piloski  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Further Tales of the CityFurther Tales of the City (TV Mini-series) Prue Giroux ( 3 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 3
  • Primary photo for Leap YearsLeap Years (TV Series) Beth's mother ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for The Wild ThornberrysThe Wild Thornberrys (TV Series) Nancy Tucker ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Point Last SeenPoint Last Seen (TV Movie) Coreen Davis  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Love in Another TownLove in Another Town (TV Movie) Sam  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for For My Daughter's HonorFor My Daughter's Honor (TV Movie) Betty Ann Dustin  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Arli$$Arli$$ (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for My Very Best FriendMy Very Best Friend (TV Movie) Molly Butler  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Dream OnDream On (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 1994–1996 )  Less 1994–1996 3
  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Chicago HopeChicago Hope (TV Series) Joanna Kenneally ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for My So-Called LifeMy So-Called Life (TV Series) Camille Cherski ( 6 episodes, 1994–1995 )  Less 1994–1995 6
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  • Primary photo for The GiftThe Gift (TV Short) Actress  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Leslie's FollyLeslie's Folly (TV Short) Susan  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for In the Line of Duty: The Price of VengeanceIn the Line of Duty: The Price of Vengeance (TV Movie) Norma Williams  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Tales of the CityTales of the City (TV Mini-series) Prue Giroux ( 2 episodes, 1993 )  Less 1993 2
  • Primary photo for Telling SecretsTelling Secrets (TV Movie) Shelley Jefferson Carp  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Just My ImaginationJust My Imagination (TV Movie) Shilda Hawk  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Bed of LiesBed of Lies (TV Movie) Jean Daniel Murph  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Memories of M*A*S*HMemories of M*A*S*H (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Crazy from the HeartCrazy from the Heart (TV Movie) Merrilee Playton  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for ThirtysomethingThirtysomething (TV Series) Patsy Klein ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Traitor in My HouseTraitor in My House (TV Movie) Elizabeth Van Lew  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Out on the EdgeOut on the Edge (TV Movie) Sondra Evetts  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Baby BoomBaby Boom (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
    • Stress (Nov 16, 1988) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Prissy Thrash ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for The History of White People in America: Volume IIThe History of White People in America: Volume II (TV Movie) Joyce Harrison  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The BoothThe Booth (TV Movie) (segment "Bread")  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The History of White People in AmericaThe History of White People in America (TV Movie) Joyce Harrison  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for For Love or MoneyFor Love or Money (TV Movie) K.K  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Ellie Skinner ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Act of LoveAct of Love (TV Movie) Becky Wiggins  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Captain KangarooCaptain Kangaroo (TV Series) Actress ( 2 episodes, 1976–1979 )  Less 1976–1979 2
  • Primary photo for M*A*S*HM*A*S*H (TV Series) Writer ( 3 episodes, 1973–1974 ) , Lt. Louise Simmons ( 1 episode, 1974 ) , Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1973–1978 4
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  • Primary photo for Forever FernwoodForever Fernwood (TV Series) Loretta Haggers  Less 1977–1978
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Herself - Host / Maribel Morgan / Susie / Eva Leeuwenhoek / Beverly Nelson ( 1 episode, 1977 ) , Performer ("Something to Brag About") ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
    • Mary Kay Place/Willie Nelson (Dec 10, 1977) Herself - Host / Maribel Morgan / Susie / Eva Leeuwenhoek / Beverly Nelson, Performer ("Something to Brag About") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mary Hartman, Mary HartmanMary Hartman, Mary Hartman (TV Series) Loretta Haggers ( 325 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977 325
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  • Primary photo for The CheerleadersThe Cheerleaders (TV Movie) Margie  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for PhyllisPhyllis (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Mary Tyler MooreMary Tyler Moore (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Sally Jo Hochkiss ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 2
  • Primary photo for Paul Sand in Friends and LoversPaul Sand in Friends and Lovers (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Paper MoonPaper Moon (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Temperatures RisingTemperatures Rising (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Shape of ThingsThe Shape of Things (TV Special) Writer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for All in the FamilyAll in the Family (TV Series) Betty Sue ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
Self (21 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Norman Lear: Just Another Version of YouNorman Lear: Just Another Version of You Herself  Less 2016 $70K / —
  • Primary photo for Home & FamilyHome & Family (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Made in HollywoodMade in Hollywood (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 2012–2015 )  Less 2012–2015
  • Primary photo for The Big Chill: Thirtieth Anniversary Q&AThe Big Chill: Thirtieth Anniversary Q&A (Video) Herself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for TV Land MogulsTV Land Moguls (TV Mini-series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Narrator ( 2 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Big Chill: A ReunionThe Big Chill: A Reunion (Video) Herself  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 1977–1983 )  Less 1977–1983
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Herself - Host / Maribel Morgan / Susie / Eva Leeuwenhoek / Beverly Nelson ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
    • Mary Kay Place/Willie Nelson (Dec 10, 1977) Herself - Host / Maribel Morgan / Susie / Eva Leeuwenhoek / Beverly Nelson  Less
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977
  • Primary photo for Rock Music AwardsRock Music Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Herself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
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