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Stockard Channing

Voice Actress / Stage Actress / Film Actress / Television Actress | * 02/13/1944 (76) | Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
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Stockard Channing (born Susan Williams Antonia Stockard; February 13, 1944) is an American actress. She is known for playing Betty Rizzo in the film Grease (1978) and First Lady Abbey Bartlet on the NBC television series The West Wing (1999–2006). She is also known for originating the role of Ouisa Kittredge in the stage and film versions of Six Degrees of Separation, for which she was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play and the Academy Award for Best Actress. A 13-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee and seven-time Tony Award nominee, she won the 1985 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for the Broadway revival of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, and won Emmy Awards for The West Wing and The Matthew Shepard Story, both in 2002. She won a Daytime Emmy Award in 2004 for her role in Jack ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Stockard Channing

Daytime Emmy Award Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series London Film Critics Circle Award for Actress of The Year Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by An Ensemble in a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Glaad Golden Gate Award Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie Lucy Award Academy Award for Best Actress 6x Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play Golden Globe Award for New Star of The Year – Actress Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play 3x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie 4x Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role 5x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie 3x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female 6x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series 2x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series 4x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by An Ensemble in a Drama Series Satellite Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical

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Movies with Stockard Channing as Actress(70)

as Virginia2013 Pulling Strings
as Pamela2010 Multiple Sarcasms
as Sheila2007 Sparkle
as Olive Cowie2005 3 Needles
as Dolly2005 Must Love Dogs
as Penelope2005 Red Mercury
as Anne2004 Jack
as Narrator2004 Home of the Brave
as Julia2003 Behind the Red Door
as Paula Chase2003 Anything Else
as herself2003 Abby Singer
as Mrs. Melrose Ape2003 Bright Young Things
as Judy Shepard2002 The Matthew Shepard Story
as Margarethe Fisher Van Den Meer2002 Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister
as Deborah Connors2002 Life or Something Like It
as Narrator (voice)2001 When Billie Beat Bobby
as Dr. Beth Noonan2001 A Girl Thing
as Dr. Gover2000 Other Voices
as Thelma 'Sister' Husband2000 Where the Heart Is
as Janice2000 The Truth About Jane
as Florence Maybelle2000 Isn't She Great
as Chandra Chase1999 The Venice Project
as Lt. Verna Hollander1998 Twilight
as Barbara Whitney1998 An Unexpected Life
as Rachel Luckman1998 The Baby Dance
as Tante Frances 'Fran' Owens1998 Practical Magic
as Marcia McGrath1996 Up Close & Personal
as Corella1996 Lily Dale
as Pen1996 Edie & Pen
as Cynthia Swann Griffin1996 The First Wives Club
as Barbara Whitney1996 An Unexpected Family
as Mrs. Allworthy1996 Moll Flanders
as Miss Adelaide1995 Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree
as Ruby McNutt1995 Smoke
as Narrator (voice)1995 Clay Classics: Michael the Visitor
as Bea1994 David's Mother
as Iris Morden1993 Married to It
as Louisa Kittredge1993 Six Degrees of Separation
1992 Lincoln
as Jane Applegate1990 Meet the Applegates
as Liz Sapperstein1989 Perfect Witness
as Nancy Trainer1989 Staying Together
as Margaret1988 A Time of Destiny
as Susan Reinert1987 Echoes In The Darkness
as Leah Lazenby1987 The Room Upstairs
as Nancy1986 The Men's Club
as Julie Siegel1986 Heartburn
as Helen Bower1985 Not My Kid
as Jocelyn Norris1983 Without a Trace
as J. J. Dalton1982 Safari 3000
as Mona Mondieu1979 The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh
as Betty Rizzo1978 Grease
as Vurlla Kowsky1976 Sweet Revenge
as Kitty Baxter1976 The Big Bus
as Freddie1975 The Fortune
as Miriam Knight1973 The Girl Most Likely to...
as Judy Stanley1972 Up the Sandbox
as Judy Stanley (uncredited)1972 Up the Sandbox
as E.R. Nurse1971 The Hospital

TV Shows/Series with Stockard Channing as Actress(17)

as Jill2017 The Guest Book
as Klara Hitler2003 Hitler: The Rise of Evil
as Abigail Bartlet1999 The West Wing
as Commissioner Barbara Gordon1999 Batman Beyond
1982 Nature
as Bible Reader1974 NOVA
as Narrator1974 NOVA

Born: Sunday, 02/13 1944 (February) in New York City (current age: 76 years + 110 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Radcliffe College, Harvard University, HB Studio, Madeira School
Spouses (current/former): Walter Channing, Paul Schmidt, David Debin
Other names for Stockard Channing (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Susan Antonia Williams Stockard"
Stockard Channing frequently works together with these people:
Lee Rose (7x, Crew)
Martin Sheen (6x, Actor)
Ryan R. Williams (6x, Crew)
Liev Schreiber (5x, Actor)
Glenn Close (5x, Actress)
Tim Matheson (5x, Actor)
Jay O. Sanders (5x, Actor)
Jeffrey Gold (5x, Crew)
Seth MacFarlane (4x, Actor)
John Lithgow (4x, Actor)
Alan Alda (4x, Actor)
Ken Howard (4x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:9098, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 05/10/2020