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Virginia Madsen

Actress / Television Actress / Film Actress / Voice Actress / Film Producer | * 09/11/1961 (59) | Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Virginia Gayle Madsen (born September 11, 1961) is an American actress and film producer. She made her film debut in Class (1983), which was filmed in her native Chicago. After moving to Los Angeles, director David Lynch cast her as Princess Irulan in the science fiction film Class="shortinfo">Dune (1984). Madsen then starred in a series of successful teen movies, including Class="shortinfo">Electric Dreams (1984), Class="shortinfo">Modern Girls (1986), and Class="shortinfo">Fire with Fire (1986). Madsen received further recognition for her starring role as Helen Lyle in the horror film ()
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Virginia Madsen (born September 11, 1961 height 5' 5" (1,65 m)) is an American actress and documentary film producer. She came to fame during the 1980s, having appeared in several films aimed at a teenage audience. Two decades later, she had an Academy Award and Golden Globe-nominated role in the 2004 film Class="shortinfo">Sideways.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Virginia Madsen

Saturn Award Independent Spirit Awards Screen Actors Guild Award Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress

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Movies with Virginia Madsen as Actress(89)

as herself2020 That Click
as Congresswoman Angie Bradford2020 Operation Christmas Drop
as Eileen2018 1985
as Nat2018 Spare Room
as Ania Adamcyzk2018 Her Smell
as Deena2017 A Change of Heart
as Deandra Lerner2016 Better Watch Out
as Naomi2016 Burning Bodhi
as Victoria2016 Burn Your Maps
as Mrs. Thomas2015 Grace Stirs Up Success
as Karen2015 Walter
as Laura Harris2015 Lost Boy
as Carrie2015 Joy
as Katherine2015 Road to Capri
as Beth2014 Jake Squared
as Abigail Charm2014 All the Wilderness
as Abigail Carver2013 The Last Keepers
as Virgie Arthur2013 Anna Nicole
as Augusta2013 Crazy Kind of Love
as Clementine Winks2013 The Hot Flashes
as Judy Hammer2012 Hornet's Nest
as Mrs. O'Neil2012 The Magic of Belle Isle
as Suzette2011 Red Riding Hood
as Lorraine2010 Father of Invention
as Hippolyta (voice)2009 Wonder Woman
as Sara Campbell2009 The Haunting in Connecticut
as Charlotte2008 Diminished Capacity
as Sherry2007 Ripple Effect
as herself2007 Being Michael Madsen
as Robin2007 Cutlass
as Agatha Sparrow / Fabrizia2007 The Number 23
as Dangerous Woman2006 A Prairie Home Companion
as Mrs Farmer2006 The Astronaut Farmer
as Beth Stanfield2006 Firewall
as Cleopatra (voice)2005 Scooby-Doo! in Where's My Mummy?
as The Beast (voice)2005 Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild
as Maya2004 Sideways
as Wanda Lovell2004 Brave New Girl
as Emma Becker2003 Artworks
as Emma Burke2003 Tempted
as Penny Tillman2002 American Gun
as Clare2001 Almost Salinas
as Vera Miller2001 Lying in Wait
as Brenda Hopkins2001 Full Disclosure
as Anne Rodney2001 Crossfire Trail
as Brenda Kniffen2001 Just Ask My Children
as Ingrid Bast2000 Children of Fortune
as Traci2000 After Sex
as Molly1999 The Florentine
as Jane1999 The Haunting
as Lucy Monroe1998 Ambushed
as Jackie Lemancyzk1997 The Rainmaker
as Karin De Vries1997 The Apocalypse Watch
as Dixie DeLaughter1996 Ghosts of Mississippi
as Kim1996 Just Your Luck
as Katherine Henley1995 The Prophecy
as Gina Hayes1994 Blue Tiger
as Susan Prince1994 Caroline at Midnight
as Annie Westford1994 Bitter Vengeance
as Linda Cowley1993 Linda
as Polaire1992 Becoming Colette
as Helen Lyle1992 Candyman
as Betty Stuart1991 Ironclads
as Carla Simmons1991 Victim Of Love
as Louise Marcus1991 Highlander II: The Quickening
as Rebecca Bishop1991 Love Kills
as Dolly Harshaw1990 The Hot Spot
as Anne Scholes1989 Third Degree Burn
as Delia June Curry1989 Heart of Dixie
as Sally Boffin1988 Mr. North
as Rachel Carlyle1988 Gotham
as Allison Rowe1988 Hot to Trot
as Andrea Miller1987 Zombie High
as Yolanda Caldwell1987 Slam Dance
as Dixie Lee Boxx1987 Long Gone
as Lisa Taylor1986 Fire with Fire
as Kelly1986 Modern Girls
as Barbara Spencer1985 Creator
as Marion Davies1985 The Hearst and Davies Affair
as Princess Irulan1984 Dune
as Madeline Robistat1984 Electric Dreams
as Lisa1983 Class

TV Shows/Series with Virginia Madsen as Actress(28)

as Maria Sunderland2019 Swamp Thing
as Kimble Hookstraten2016 Designated Survivor
as Madeline Hawthorne2016 American Gothic
as herself2015 Metropolis
as Penelope Gardiner2013 Witches of East End
as Paige2012 Elementary
as Hannah Durant2011 Hell on Wheels
as Cheryl West2010 Scoundrels
as Hope Stevens2006 Smith
as Roulette2004 Justice League Unlimited
as Rebecca Sandstrom2002 American Dreams
2002 Monk
as Kellin1995 Star Trek: Voyager
as Alonzo Solace's Dance Partner1994 Earth 2
as Cassandra Stone1993 Frasier
as Clara Petacci1985 Mussolini: The Untold Story

Movies with Virginia Madsen as Crew(2)

Production/Producer2009 I Know a Woman Like That
Production/Executive Producer2007 Ripple Effect

Additional Information

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Full Name: Virginia Madsen
Born: Monday, 09/11 1961 (September) in Chicago (current age: 59 years + 41 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: New Trier High School
Spouses (current/former): Danny Huston
Siblings: Michael Madsen
Mother: Elaine Madsen
Virginia Madsen frequently works together with these people:
Robert Picardo (7x, Actor)
Malcolm McDowell (6x, Actor)
Tim Guinee (6x, Actor)
Tony Shalhoub (6x, Actor)
Mark Moses (6x, Actor)
Joshua Dwyer (6x, Crew)
Harry Dean Stanton (5x, Actor)
Michael Madsen (5x, Actor)
Wade Williams (5x, Actor)
Mary Vernieu (5x, Crew)
Bernard Rose (5x, Crew)
Martin Davidson (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:716, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/24/2020