Mary-Louise Parker
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Mary-Louise Parker

Mary-Louise Parker (born August 2, 1964, height 5' 7½" (1,71 m)) is an American actress, best known for her lead role on Showtime's television series Weeds (2005–12) portraying Nancy Botwin, for which she has received several nominations and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in 2006. Parker has appeared in films and series such as RED, Fried Green Tomatoes, Boys on the Side, The West Wing, Angels in America, for which she received a Golden Globe and an Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Parker is also the recipient of the 2001 Tony Award for Best Actress for the Broadway play Proof. Early life Parker was born in Fort Jackson, South Carolina. She is the daughter of Caroline Louise (née Morell) and John Morgan Parker, a judge who served in the U.S. Army. Her ancestry includes Swedish (from her maternal grandfather), English, Scottish, Scotch-Irish, German, and Dutch. Because of her father's career, Parker spent parts of her childhood in Tennessee and Texas, as well as in Thailand, Germany, and France. She graduated from Marcos De Niza High School in Tempe, Arizona. Parker majored in drama at the North Carolina School of the Arts.

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Mary-Louise Parker is known for:

Mary-Louise Parker Movie Credits

Fried Green Tomatoes

Character : Ruth Jamison

The Client

Character : Dianne Sway

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

Character : Zeralda James


Bullets Over Broadway

Character : Ellen

Naked in New York

Character : Joanne White

The Spiderwick Chronicles

Character : Helen Grace

Mr. Wonderful

Character : Rita

Boys on the Side

Character : Robin

Red Dragon

Character : Molly Graham


Character : Lillian

Grand Canyon

Character : Dee

Romance & Cigarettes

Character : Constance

Solitary Man

Character : Jordan

The Portrait of a Lady

Character : Henrietta Stackpole

The Robber Bride

Character : Zenia Arden


Character : Gail Potter


Character : Sarah

Pipe Dream

Character : Toni Edelman

The Five Senses

Character : Rona

Longtime Companion

Character : Lisa


Character : Proctor

Murder in Mind

Character : Caroline Walker

Goodbye Lover

Character : Peggy Blane

Signs of Life

Character : Charlotte

Saint Maybe

Character : Lucy Dean Bedloe

Let the Devil Wear Black

Character : Julia Hirsch

The Simple Life Of Noah Dearborn

Character : Dr. Valerie Crane


Character : Rica Martin

A Place for Annie

Character : Linda

The Maker

Character : Officer Emily Peck

The Best Thief In The World

Character : Sue Zaidman

Cupid & Cate

Character : Cate DeAngelo


Character : Phyllis McGuire

Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story

Character : Bonnie Hanssen

Short Fuse

Character : Sarah Richardson


Character : Pooty

Too Young The Hero

Character : Pearl Spencer

Vinegar Hill

Character : Ellen Grier

Miracle Run

Character : Corrine Morgan-Thomas


Character : Sarah Ross

Warren Ellis: Captured Ghosts

Character : Herself

Jamesy Boy

Character : Tracy

The Quality of Mercy

Character : Sarah Richardson

Christmas in Conway

Character : Suzy

Behaving Badly

Character : Lucy Stevens / Saint Lola

The Assassination of Jesse James: Death Of An Outlaw

Character : Herself

Golden Exits

Character : Gwendolyn

Chronically Metropolitan

Character : Annabel

Red Sparrow

Character : Stephanie Boucher

This Changes Everything

Character : Herself

Mary-Louise Parker Tv Credits

The West Wing

Character : Amy Gardner

Angels in America

Character : Harper Pitt


Character : Nancy Botwin

Hallmark Hall of Fame

Character : No character defined

When We Rise

Character : Roma Guy

Mr. Mercedes

Character : Janey Patterson

The Reichen Show

Character : No character defined