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Mary Steenburgen

1953-02-08 Newport, Arkansas, USA

Image of Mary Steenburgen


Mary Nell Steenburgen (born February 8, 1953) is an American actress. She was most successful for playing the role of Lynda Dummar in Jonathan Demme's Melvin and Howard, which earned her an Academy Award and a Golden Globe.


Book Club: The Next Chapter Carol 2023-05-11
Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas Maggie Clarke 2021-12-01
Nightmare Alley Mrs. Kimball 2021-12-02
Happiest Season Tipper 2020-11-26
30 Rock: A One-Time Special Self 2020-07-16
Flannery Flannery O'Connor (voice) 2019-10-25
Antiquities Dr. Margot 2019-01-25
Book Club Carol 2018-05-18
Katie Says Goodbye Maybelle 2018-03-08
The Discovery Interviewer 2017-03-31
I Do... Until I Don't Cybil Burger 2017-09-01
The Book of Love Julia Mureaux 2017-01-13
Dean Carol 2016-04-16
Jim Henson's Turkey Hollow Aunt Cly 2015-11-21
7 Days in Hell Louisa Poole 2015-07-11
A Walk in the Woods Jeannie 2015-09-02
Song One Karen Ellis 2014-01-20
The One I Love Mom (voice) 2014-08-08
Brahmin Bulls Helen West 2013-10-05
Last Vegas Diana Boyle 2013-10-31
Outlaw Country Anastasia Lee 2012-08-24
Fight for Your Right Revisited Café Patron 2011-04-22
The Help Elain Stein 2011-08-09
Dirty Girl Peggy 2010-09-12
Tales from the Future Self 2010-10-26
Weird: The Al Yankovic Story Mrs. Yankovic 2010-03-22
In the Electric Mist Bootsie Robicheaux 2009-04-15
Clarkworld herself 2009-11-03
Did You Hear About the Morgans? Emma Wheeler 2009-12-17
The Open Road Katherine 2009-02-07
The Proposal Grace Paxton 2009-06-01
Four Christmases Marilyn 2008-11-26
Step Brothers Nancy Huff 2008-07-25
Nobel Son Sarah Michaelson 2007-04-28
Honeydripper Amanda Winship 2007-09-10
The Brave One Carol 2007-09-12
Numb Dr. Blaine 2007-04-30
Elvis & Anabelle Geneva Leigh 2007-03-10
The Dead Girl Beverley, Leah's Mother 2006-11-07
O Lucky Malcolm! Self 2006-01-01
Inland Empire Visitor #2 2006-12-06
Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School Marienne Hotchkiss 2005-01-24
Remembering Ragtime Mother (archive footage) 2004-11-16
It Must Be Love 2004-02-15
Elf Emily 2003-10-09
Hope Springs Joanie Fisher 2003-05-09
Casa de los Babys Gayle 2003-09-19
Living with the Dead Detective Karen Condrin 2002-04-28
Sunshine State Francine Pinkney 2002-06-21
Wish You Were Dead Sally Rider 2002-05-21
Nobody's Baby Estelle 2001-01-01
Life as a House Colleen Beck 2001-10-25
I Am Sam Dr. Blake 2001-12-28
The Trumpet of the Swan Mother (voice) 2001-05-11
The Tulsa Lynching of 1921: A Hidden Story 2000-05-31
Picnic Rosemary Sydney 2000-04-16
El arca de Noé Naamah 1999-05-02
About Sarah Sarah Elizabeth McCaffrey 1998-10-04
Nixon Hannah Nixon 1995-12-22
The Grass Harp Sister Ida 1995-09-10
Powder Jessie Caldwell 1995-10-27
My Family Gloria 1995-05-03
Pontiac Moon Katherine Bellamy 1994-11-03
Clifford Sarah Davis 1994-04-01
It Runs in the Family Mrs. Parker (Mother) 1994-09-23
Philadelphia Belinda Conine 1993-12-22
What's Eating Gilbert Grape Betty Carver 1993-12-17
Earth and the American Dream Reader (voice) 1992-10-01
The Butcher's Wife Stella Keefover 1991-10-25
The Secrets of the 'Back to the Future' Trilogy Self 1990-06-12
The Long Walk Home Narrator (voice) 1990-12-21
Back to the Future Part III Clara Clayton 1990-05-25
Sanford Meisner: The American Theatre's Best Kept Secret Self 1990-08-27
Miss Firecracker Elaine Rutledge 1989-04-28
Parenthood Karen Buckman 1989-07-31
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank Miep Gies 1988-04-17
The Whales of August Young Sarah 1987-10-14
Dead of Winter Julie Rose / Katie McGovern / Evelyn 1987-02-06
End of the Line Rose Pickett 1987-08-28
One Magic Christmas Ginny Grainger 1985-11-22
Romantic Comedy Phoebe Craddock 1983-10-07
Cross Creek Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings 1983-09-21
Little Red Riding Hood Little Red Riding Hood a.k.a. Mary 1983-11-10
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy Adrian 1982-07-16
Ragtime Mother 1981-11-20
Melvin and Howard Lynda Dummar 1980-09-19
Time After Time Amy Robbins 1979-08-31
Goin' South Julia Tate 1978-10-06
Last Train to Fortune