Felicity Huffman

Television Actress / Film Actress / Stage Actress | * 12/09/1962 (57) | Bedford, New York, USA
Felicity Kendall Huffman (born December 9, 1962) is an American actress. She is the recipient of numerous accolades including a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and has been nominated for an Oscar. Huffman began her acting career in theatre, and in the 1990s also had many supporting roles in film and television. She starred as Dana Whitaker in the comedy-drama Sports Night from 1998 to 2000, which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination. She is best known for her role as Lynette Scavo in the ABC comedy-drama Desperate Housewives (2004–2012), for which she earned the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for the debut season of the series, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three consecutive Golden Globe nominations. Huffman drew critical praise for her performance as a transgender woman in the independent film Transamerica (2005). The role earned her a Golden Globe Award, Independent Spirit Award, National Board of Review, and an Academy Award nomination f... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Felicity Huffman

Academy Award for Best Actress

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Movies with Felicity Huffman as Actress(29)

as Helen Halston2019 Otherhood
as Poppy2018 Krystal
as Kimberly Wyatt2016 Stealing Cars
as Emily2014 Rudderless
as CIA Director2014 Big Game
as Annette2014 Cake
as Agnes2013 Trust Me
as Hillary Lichten2008 Phoebe in Wonderland
as Lily Randall2007 Georgia Rule
as Bree2005 Transamerica
as Gillian Sullivan2004 Reversible Errors
as Lindsay Davis2004 Raising Helen
as Sheila2003 House Hunting
as Lady Bird Johnson2002 Path to War
as Carrie Dixon2001 Snap Decision
as Cynthia1999 Magnolia
as Kit Wannamaker1999 A Slight Case of Murder
as Pat McCune1998 The Spanish Prisoner
as Peggy Macklin1996 Harrison: Cry of the City
as Attorney1995 Hackers
as Julianna Reinhardt1992 Quicksand: No Escape
as Terry Spann1991 Golden Years
as Minnie, Dershowitz's Student Staff1990 Reversal of Fortune
as Wheel of Fortune Girl1988 Things Change
as Woman P.A.1988 Lip Service

TV Shows/Series with Felicity Huffman as Actress(25)

as Linda Fairstein2019 When They See Us
as Agent Clara Dillard2017 Get Shorty
as Barb Hanlon2015 American Crime
as herself2013 Acting Disruptive
as Charlotte Ellis2004 The D.A.
as Lynette Scavo2004 Desperate Housewives
as Lorna Colm2003 Out of Order
as Dana Whitaker1998 Sports Night
as Julia Wilcox1993 Frasier
as Sharon Prior1992 Raven

Movies with Felicity Huffman as Crew(1)

Production/Executive Producer2019 Otherhood

Additional Information

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Born: Sunday, 12/09 1962 (December) in Bedford (current age: 57 years + 80 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: The Putney School, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Circle in the Square Theatre School
Spouses (current/former): William H. Macy
Children: Sophia Macy, Georgia Macy
Other names for Felicity Huffman (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Φελίσιτι Χάφμαν"
"Felicity Kendall Huffman"
Felicity Huffman frequently works together with these people:
William H. Macy (28x, Actor)
Bradley Whitford (10x, Actor)
Kelsey Grammer (10x, Actor)
David Duchovny (10x, Actor)
Marcia Cross (10x, Actress)
Hilary Duff (9x, Actress)
Kristin Chenoweth (9x, Actress)
Teri Hatcher (9x, Actress)
Rosie Perez (9x, Actress)
Jay Leno (9x, Actor)
Clark Gregg (5x, Actor)
David Mamet (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8041, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 02/09/2020