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Holland Taylor

1943-01-14 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Holland Virginia Taylor (born January 14, 1943) is an American actress. She won the 1999 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Judge Roberta Kittleson on ABC's The Practice (1998–2003). For her portrayal of Evelyn Harper on the CBS comedy Two and a Half Men (2003–15), she received a total of four Primetime Emmy Award nominations. Taylor's other notable television credits include starring roles on the sitcoms Bosom Buddies (1980–82), The Powers That Be (1992–93) and The Naked Truth (1995–98). She also appeared as Jill Ollinger on the soap opera All My Children (1981–83), as Peggy Peabody on The L Word (2004–08), and as Ida Silver on Mr. Mercedes (2017–19). In 2020, she received critical praise and her eighth Primetime Emmy Award nomination for portraying Ellen Kincaid in the Netflix miniseries Hollywood. Taylor's feature film credits include Romancing the Stone (1984) and its sequel (1985), Alice (1990), To Die For (1995), One Fine Day (1996), George of the Jungle (1997), The Truman Show (1998), Happy Accidents (2000), Keeping the Faith (2000), Legally Blonde (2001), The Wedding Date (2005), Baby Mama (2008), Gloria Bell (2018), Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020), and The Stand In (2020). Taylor wrote and starred in the one-woman play, Ann, based on the life and work of Ann Richards. For this, she received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Actress. Description above from the Wikipedia article Holland Taylor, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Quiz Lady Francine 2023-09-09
Adele One Night Only Self 2021-11-14
Bill & Ted Face the Music The Great Leader 2020-08-27
The Stand In Barbara Cox 2020-12-03
To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You Stormy 2020-02-12
Gloria Bell Hillary Bell 2019-03-07
Bombshell Faye (uncredited) 2019-12-13
Ann Ann Richards 2018-06-14
Electric City Voice Actor (voice) 2016-01-07
Twinkle Toes Principal Garfield (voice) 2011-10-15
The Chosen One Ruth 2010-09-03
Baby Mama Rose 2008-04-25
Cinderella III: A Twist in Time Prudence (voice) 2007-02-06
The Wedding Date Bunny 2005-02-04
D.E.B.S. Mrs. Petrie 2005-03-25
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over Grandmother 2003-07-25
Cinderella II: Dreams Come True Prudence (voice) 2002-02-23
Home Room Dr. Hollander 2002-04-12
Fits and Starts 2002-01-01
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams Grandmother 2002-08-07
Legally Blonde Professor Stromwell 2001-07-13
Town & Country Mistress of Ceremonies 2001-04-27
The Day Reagan Was Shot Nancy Reagan 2001-12-09
Keeping the Faith Bonnie Rose 2000-04-14
The Deadly Look of Love Evelyn McGinnis 2000-07-10
The Spiral Staircase Emma 2000-04-02
Mail To The Chief Katherine Horner 2000-04-02
Happy Accidents Therapist 2000-01-25
The Sex Monster Muriel 1999-05-15
Next Stop Wonderland Piper Castleton 1998-08-21
The Truman Show: Tru-Talk Alanis Montclair 1998-01-01
The Truman Show Angela Montclair / Alanis Montclair 1998-06-04
The Unknown Cyclist Celia (uncredited) 1998-10-10
Who Is Henry Jaglom? Self 1997-07-08
George of the Jungle Beatrice Stanhope 1997-07-15
Just Write Emma Jeffreys 1997-03-01
Betty Crystal Ball 1997-01-01
One Fine Day Rita 1996-12-20
Steal Big Steal Little Mona Rowland-Downey 1995-09-29
A Walton Wedding Aunt Flo 1995-02-12
Perry Mason: The Case of the Jealous Jokester Janice 1995-04-10
Awake to Danger Dr. Joyce Lindley 1995-03-12
Last Summer in the Hamptons Davis Mora Axelrod 1995-11-22
To Die For Carol Stone 1995-09-22
How to Make an American Quilt Mrs. Rubens 1995-10-06
The Favor Maggie Sand 1994-04-29
In the Best of Families: Marriage, Pride & Madness Florence Newsom 1994-01-16
The Counterfeit Contessa Wallace Everett 1994-04-04
Betrayal of Trust Mary Shelton 1994-01-03
Cop and ½ Captain Rubio 1993-04-02
With Hostile Intent Lois Baxter 1993-05-11
The Rape of Doctor Willis Dr. Greenway 1991-11-03
Alice Helen 1990-12-25
People Like Us Dolly 1990-05-13
She's Having a Baby Sarah Briggs 1988-02-05
The Saint in Manhattan Fran Grogan 1987-06-12
Tales from the Hollywood Hills: Natica Jackson Ernestine King 1987-11-06
Key Exchange Mrs. Fanshaw 1985-08-14
The Jewel of the Nile Gloria 1985-08-01
Perry Mason Returns Paula Gordon 1985-12-01
Romancing the Stone Gloria 1984-03-30
I Was a Mail Order Bride Dottie Birmingham 1982-12-14
The Royal Romance of Charles and Diana Frances Shand Kydd 1982-09-20
My Mother Was Never a Kid Felicia Martin 1981-03-18
Fame Claudia van Doren (uncredited) 1980-05-16
O Youth and Beauty! Beverly Trencher 1979-10-31
The Sorrows of Gin Beverly Trencher 1979-10-24
The Next Man TV Interviewer 1976-11-10
J.T. Mrs. Arnold 1969-12-13