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Blair Brown

Blair Brown is an award-winning film and TV actress and director who has had a number of high-profile roles, including a Tony Award-winning turn in Broadway's Copenhagen. As the title character on the television series The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, she received five Emmy Award nominations.

Brown has been featured on Broadway in James Joyce's The Dead with Christopher Walken, Cabaret, The Secret Rapture, The Threepenny Opera and Arcadia.

Off-Broadway and regional theater credits include The Clean House at Lincoln Center Theater, The Tempest at McCarter Theatre Center, A Little Night Music at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Humble Boy at the Manhattan Theatre Club, My Life as a Fairy Tale directed by Chen Shi-Zheng and A Comedy of Errors at the New York Shakespeare Festival. In addition, she has spent seasons at the Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival and Minneapolis' Guthrie Theatre.

Her film career includes roles in Dark Matter, The Sentinel, Dogville, Space Cowboys, The Astronaut's Wife, Altered States, Continental Divide, Strapless, Stealing Home and A Flash of Green.

She directed theater productions of Rosemary and I, Lovely Day and A Feminine Ending. In addition, Brown has narrated more than 50 documentary films and audio books.

A native of Washington, D.C., Brown currently resides in New York City.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2011.
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Blair Brown Facts

Birth NameBonnie Blair Brown
BirthdayApril 23, 1946 (76)
BirthplaceWashington DC, District of Columbia, USA
Height5' 8" (1m73)  How tall is Blair Brown compared to you?

Selected Filmography

Captain America: Civil War
Deep Impact
Executive Decision
The Godfather Part III
Along Came Polly
From the Kill Pen
The Blues Brothers
The Score
The Ghost Network
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