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Jean Smart


Seattle native Jean Smart was born on September 13, 1951. Attending the University of Washington after high school, she received her BA degree in fine arts. Her first professional season was with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival where she performed in "Much Ado About Nothing," among others. During this time she built up a strong resume in regional ... See full bio »

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Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Femmes d'affaires et dames de coeur
Femmes d'affaires et dames de coeur Charlene Frazier Stillfield
(1986-1991)
Mr. Wolff
Mr. Wolff Rita Blackburn
(2016)
Be Bad!
Be Bad! Estelle Twisp
(2009)
Garden State
Garden State Carol
(2004)

Filmography

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 2017 Senior Moment (post-production)
Caroline Summers
 2017 Awaken the Shadowman
Evette
 2017 Veep (TV Series)
Imogene Walsh
- Judge (2017) ... Imogene Walsh
 2017 Angie Tribeca (TV Series)
Carnie
- License to Drill (2017) ... Carnie
 2016 Mr. Wolff
Rita Blackburn
 2016 Bad Internet (TV Series)
President Powers
- The President Goes Viral (2016) ... President Powers
 2016 Getting Ed Laid (Short)
Hooker
 2015-2016 Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce (TV Series)
Katherine Miller
- Rule #59: "Happily Ever After" Is an Oxymoron (2016) ... Katherine Miller
- Rule #118: Let Her Eat Cake (2016) ... Katherine Miller
- Rule #58: Avoid the Douchemobile (2015) ... Katherine Miller
 2015 The McCarthys (TV Series)
Lydia
- Gerard's Engagement Party (2015) ... Lydia
 2015 Highly Evolved Human (TV Series)
- First Chemo (2015)
 2014 Getting On (TV Series)
Arlene Willy-Weller
- Turnips... North Day... Yes, yes. (2014) ... Arlene Willy-Weller
- Is Soap a Hazardous Substance? (2014) ... Arlene Willy-Weller
 2014 Halt and Catch Fire (TV Series)
LouLu Lutherford
- High Plains Hardware (2014) ... LouLu Lutherford
 2014 Miss Meadows
Mother Meadows
 2014 Warren
Claire Cavanee
 2013 Deadline: The Nikki Finke Story (Short)
Nikki Finke
 2013 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
Bess
- Canoga Falls (2013) ... Bess
 2013 Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (TV Movie)
Claire
 2013/I Waking
Dr. Hinton
 2012 The Flipside (TV Series short)
 2012 Tous les espoirs sont permis
Eileen, Kay's Friend
 2012 The Smart One (TV Movie)
Helen Swann
 2011 Family Practice (TV Movie)
Barbara Foote
 2010 Bébé mode d'emploi
Holly's Mother (uncredited)
 2010 Enquêteur malgré lui (TV Series)
Gillian Tucker
- Chivalry Is Not Dead... But Someone Is (2010) ... Gillian Tucker
 2010 Barry Munday
Carol Munday
 2009 Woke Up Dead (TV Series)
Meryl Greene
- Mother's Day (2009) ... Meryl Greene
 2008 American Dad! (TV Series)
Miriam Bullock
- One Little Word (2008) ... Miriam Bullock (voice)
 2007 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Louise Elizabeth Sawyer / Maytag Repairman's Wife / Leonard's Wife
- Ban on the Fun (2007) ... Louise Elizabeth Sawyer / Maytag Repairman's Wife / Leonard's Wife (voice)
 2002-2007 Kim Possible (TV Series)
Dr. Ann Possible / TV Trash Heap Executive #1 / Tutor Woman
- Graduation: Part 2 (2007) ... Dr. Ann Possible (voice)
- Graduation: Part 1 (2007) ... Dr. Ann Possible (voice)
- Clean Slate (2007) ... Dr. Ann Possible (voice)
- Big Bother (2007) ... Dr. Ann Possible (voice)
- Clothes Minded (2007) ... Dr. Ann Possible (voice)
 2004-2005 Center of the Universe (TV Series)
Kate Barnett
- Marathon Woman (2005) ... Kate Barnett
- The New Neighbors (2005) ... Kate Barnett
- If You Love Something Leave It Alone (2005) ... Kate Barnett
- The Work of Art (2005) ... Kate Barnett
 2004 A Very Married Christmas (TV Movie)
Ellen Griffin
 2004 Balto III: Wings of Change (Video)
Stella (voice)
 1997-2004 Hey Arnold! (TV Series)
Reba Heyerdahl / Phoebe's Mother
- Phoebe's Little Problem/Grandpa's Packard (2004) ... Reba Heyerdahl (voice)
 2003 Le destin d'Audrey (TV Movie)
Audrey Walker
 2000-2003 Static Shock (TV Series)
Mrs. Foley / Maggie Foley
- A League of Their Own: Part 2 (2003) ... Mrs. Foley (voice)
- Power Play (2002) ... Maggie Foley (voice)
- Sons of the Fathers (2000) ... Mrs. Foley (voice)
 2001 Les Oblong (TV Series)
Pickles Oblong
- My Name Is Robbie (2001) ... Pickles Oblong (voice)
- Please Be Genital (2001) ... Pickles Oblong (voice)
- Disfigured Debbie (2001) ... Pickles Oblong (voice)
- Heroine Addict (2001) ... Pickles Oblong (voice)
 2000 Jour blanc
Laura Brandston
 1999 Forever Fabulous
Loreli Daly
 1999 Hercules (TV Series)
 1998 Insoupçonnable vérité (TV Movie)
Elaine Marshall
 1996 Abus d'influence (TV Movie)
Dana Colby
 1996 Edie & Pen
Wendy the Waitress
 1995 Si tu tends l'oreille
Asako Tsukishima (English version, voice)
 1995 A Stranger in Town (TV Movie)
Rose
 1994 Scarlett (TV Mini-Series)
Sally Brewton
- Episode #1.4 (1994) ... Sally Brewton
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Sally Brewton
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Sally Brewton
 1994 The Yearling (TV Movie)
Ory Baxter
 1994 La victoire d'une mère (TV Movie)
Margaret Thomas
 1993 La panthère rose (TV Series)
 1993 Batman (TV Series)
Helen Ventrix
- See No Evil (1993) ... Helen Ventrix (voice)
 1993 L'incroyable voyage
Kate
 1992 Baby Talk
Narrator
 1992 Balades fatales (TV Movie)
Aileen Wuornos
 1992 Hollywood Mistress
Patricia Riley
 1991 L'amour avant tout (TV Movie)
Cathy
 1991 Jugement aveugle (TV Movie)
Karen
 1990 Newhart (TV Series)
Jean Smart
- Lights! Camera! Contractions! (1990) ... Jean Smart (uncredited)
 1988 A Place at the Table (TV Movie)
Susan Singer
 1987 Projet X
Dr. Criswell
 1986 A Fight for Jenny (TV Movie)
Valerie Thomas
 1986 Fire with Fire
Sister Maria
 1985 Lime Street (TV Series)
 1985 Royal Match (TV Movie)
Princess Katerina
 1985 Les enquêtes de Remington Steele (TV Series)
Gloria Blyer
- Steele in the Chips (1985) ... Gloria Blyer
 1984 Protocol
Ella
 1984 Single Bars, Single Women (TV Movie)
Virge
 1984 Flashpoint
Doris
 1984 Piaf (TV Movie)
Marlene Dietrich
 1984 Alice (TV Series)
Nurse Raquel
- Jolene Is Stuck on Mel (1984) ... Nurse Raquel
 1984 Drôle de vie (TV Series)
Ellen Slater
- Next Door (1984) ... Ellen Slater
 1984 Maximum Security (TV Series)
Dr. Allison Brody / Deputy Warden
- I Never Ran for My Father: Part 2 (1984) ... Dr. Allison Brody
- Cottage Nine (1984) ... Dr. Allison Brody
- Pilot (1984) ... Dr. Allison Brody / Deputy Warden
 1983 Teachers Only (TV Series)
Shari
- Loss of Innocence (1983) ... Shari
- Dead Mice Don't Wear Plaid (1983) ... Shari
- Leather and Lace (1983) ... Shari
- Beetlemania (1983) ... Shari
 1983 Goodnight, Beantown (TV Series)
Darlene
- The Source (1983) ... Darlene
 1981 Another World (TV Series)
Woman on Bus
- Episode #1.4361 (1981) ... Woman on Bus
 1980 Hoodlums
Carol
 1979 Before and After (TV Movie)
Woman Bather
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Piaf", Alliance Theater, Atlanta, GA. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 5 Articles | See more »


Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

We all fantasize about a relationship we'd like to do over or something we'd like to change about our past. I think there are a lot more opportunities for second chances in our lives than we think. See more »

Trivia:

Left Femmes d'affaires et dames de coeur (1986) in 1991 to pursue other projects and to focus on her family. See more »

Trademark:

Often portrays divorcees who are libertarian and free-willed (Youth in Revolt, Barry Munday)

Star Sign:

Virgo

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