Image of Anne Haney

Anne Haney

1934-03-04 Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Image of Anne Haney


Anne Haney (born Anne Ryan Thomas; March 4, 1934 – May 26, 2001) was an American actress of stage and screen, perhaps best known for her roles as social worker Mrs. Sellner in Mrs. Doubtfire and Greta the secretary in Liar Liar. Haney appeared in the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "The Survivors" as Rishon Uxbridge, and later appeared as aBajoran arbitrator in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "Dax". She was a regular guest-star during the syndicated run ofMama's Family, playing Alberta Meechum, the nemesis of Thelma Harper. On Our House she played fussy neighbor Virginia Taft. She was also a regular guest-star of L.A. Law, playing Judge Marilyn Travelini. She guest starred on Cheers, Designing Women, The Golden Palace, Charmed, Boy Meets World,Columbo, ER, and Curb Your Enthusiasm as the mother of Mary Steenburgen's character. One of her last appearances was in the Ally McBeal season 4 episode "Reasons to Believe" (which aired on January 8, 2001). On May 26, 2001, Haney died of heart failure at age 67.


Forces of Nature Emma 1999-03-12
The Out-of-Towners Woman in Bathroom 1999-04-02
The Lesser Evil Derek's Mother 1998-10-01
Little Girl Fly Away Ethel Brock 1998-10-06
Liar Liar Greta 1997-03-21
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Margaret Williams 1997-11-21
Mother Helen 1996-12-25
The American President Mrs. Chapil 1995-11-17
Star Struck 1994-10-30
Telling Secrets Grace Jefferson 1993-01-17
Mrs. Doubtfire Mrs. Sellner 1993-11-24
Condition: Critical Mrs. Yarkovich 1992-12-20
In My Daughter's Name Mrs. Klafter 1992-05-10
Plymouth Emily 1991-05-26
Jailbirds Haydee 1991-05-16
K-9000 Mrs. Wiffington 1990-05-23
Elvis and Me Grandma Minnie Mae Presley 1988-02-07
Cold Steel Anna Modine 1987-12-11
The Christmas Gift Clara Huckle 1986-12-21
The Thanksgiving Promise Mrs. Sudsup 1986-11-23
The Best of Times Marcy 1986-01-31
Blind Justice Jim's Mother 1986-03-09
The Bad Seed Alice Fern 1985-02-07
Malice in Wonderland Dema's Secretary 1985-01-01
Half Nelson Maid 1985-03-24
The Night They Saved Christmas Hedda 1984-12-13
Impulse Mrs. Piersall 1984-09-28
The Invisible Woman Mrs. Van Dam 1983-02-13
The Osterman Weekend Honeymoon Bride 1983-10-14
Independence Day Rose Parker 1983-01-21
Marian Rose White Sister Agatha 1982-01-19
Missing Children: A Mother's Story Mrs. Sims 1982-12-01
Making Love Lila 1982-02-12
Some Kind of Hero Monica Lewis 1982-04-02
Frances Hairdresser 1982-12-03
When the Circus Came to Town Blossom 1981-01-20
The Children Nobody Wanted Mrs. Lightheart 1981-12-05
Hopscotch Mrs. Myerson 1980-09-26
The Mating Season Elizabeth 1980-12-30
The Gold Bug Jessica Bessop 1980-02-02
Summer of My German Soldier Mrs. Benn 1978-10-30