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Dana Ivey

A renowned New York stage actress, Ivey has earned Tony nominations for her roles in Heartbreak House, Sunday in the Park with George and The Last Night of Ballyhoo. She has also earned an Obie Award for Quartermaine's Terms and for creating the title role in Alfred Uhry's Pulitzer Prize winning play Driving Miss Daisy.

Her numerous film credits include Orange County, The Kid, Simon Birch, Sabrina, The Scarlet Letter, Sleepless in Seattle, The Color Purple and Postcards from the Edge, among many others.

She has appeared in such episodic television shows as Frasier, Law and Order, Homicide and Oz.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.

Dana Ivey Facts

BirthdayAugust 12, 1942 (79)
BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia, USA

Selected Filmography

The Addams Family
Orange County
Two Weeks Notice
Simon Birch
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde
Mr. Monk and the Other Detective
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
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