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Elizabeth McGovern

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Elizabeth McGovern (born July 18, 1961) is an American film, television, and theater actor. In 1980, while studying at Juilliard, McGovern was offered a part in her first film, Ordinary People, in which she played the girlfriend of troubled teenager Timothy Hutton. The following year she completed her education as an actress at the American Conservatory Theatre and at The Juilliard School, and began to appear in plays, first Off-Broadway and later in famous theaters. In 1981, she earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Evelyn Nesbit in the film Ragtime. In 1984, she starred in Sergio Leone's gangster epic Once Upon a Time in America as Robert De Niro's romantic interest, Deborah Gelly. In 1989, she played Mickey Rourke's girlfriend in Johnny Handsome, directed by Walter Hill, and the same year she appeared as a rebellious lesbian in Volker Schlöndorff's thriller The Handmaid's Tale. Description above from the Wikipedia article Elizabeth McGovern, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 18, 1961 In Evanston, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Chaperone
Latest Project:
Movie La buena esposa 2018-08-17
Known For
Poster of Freezing
Poster of Three Moons Over Milford
Poster of If Not for You
Poster of Ashenden
Movie The Chaperone Norma 2019
Movie La buena esposa Elaine Mozell 2018-08-17
Movie El pasajero Karen MacCauley 2018-01-11
Movie Showing Roots Shirley 2016-04-23
Movie La dama de oro Judge Florence-Marie Cooper 2015-03-20
Movie Unexpected Carolyn 2015-07-24
Movie Swung Dolly Adams 2015-06-19
Movie Precioso dia para la boda Mrs. Thatcham 2012-12-07
Movie Christmas at Downton Abbey Cora Crawley 2011-12-25
Movie Angels Crest Jane 2011-12-30
Movie Kick-Ass: Listo para machacar Mrs. Lizewski 2010-03-22
Movie Furia de titanes Marmara 2010-04-01
Series Downton Abbey Cora Crawley 2010-09-26
Movie Poirot. Cita con la muerte Dame Celia Westholme 2009-12-25
Series Freezing 2008-02-20
Movie Inconceivable Tallulah 'Tutu' Williams 2008-06-18
Movie Una habitación con vistas Mrs Honeychurch 2007-11-04
Movie Daphne Ellen Doubleday 2007-06-30
Series Three Moons Over Milford 2006-08-06
Movie The Truth Donna 2006-01-13
Series The Brotherhood of Poland, New Hampshire 2003-09-24
Movie The Flamingo Rising Edna Lee 2001-02-04
Movie Buffalo Soldiers Mrs. Berman 2001-09-08
Movie Manila Elizabeth 2000-06-29
Movie La casa de la alegría Mrs. Carry Fisher 2000-09-23
Series La Pimpinela Escarlata 1999-01-24
Series Ley y orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Unknown 1999-09-20
Movie Lluvia en los zapatos Diane 1998-11-27
Movie Casi todas las mujeres son iguales Till Turner 1998-12-23
Movie Clover Sara Kate 1997-09-10
Movie Las alas de la paloma Susan Stringham 1997-11-07
Movie Wings of Courage Noëlle Guillaumet 1996-09-18
Movie Broken Glass Margaret Hyman 1996-10-19
Movie The Summer of Ben Tyler Celia Rayburn 1996-12-15
Series If Not for You 1995-09-18
Movie Acoso judicial 1995-08-06
Movie El favor Emily 1994-04-29
Movie El rey de la colina Lydia 1993-08-20
Movie The Changeling De Flores 1993-12-11
Movie Me and Veronica Fanny 1993-09-24
Movie Tales from Hollywood 1992-10-18
Series Ashenden Aileen Somerville 1991-11-17
Movie El Cuento De La Criada Moira 1990-03-09
Movie Realidad y ficción Elena Quince 1990-01-01
Movie Women and Men: Stories of Seduction Vicki 1990-04-02
Movie Ejecutivo ejecutor Stella Anderson 1990-03-23
Movie Johnny el guapo Donna McCarty 1989-09-12
Series Historias de la cripta Unknown 1989-06-10
Movie La loca aventura del matrimonio Kristen 'Kristy' Briggs 1988-02-05
Movie Falso testigo Denise 1987-01-16
Movie Native Son Mary Dalton 1986-12-24
Movie Adiós a la inocencia Caddie Winger 1984-03-23
Movie Érase una vez en América Deborah Gelly 1984-05-23
Movie Blancanieves y los 7 enanitos Snow White 1984-07-16
Movie Lovesick Chloe Allen 1983-02-18
Series Cuentos de las estrellas Unknown 1982-09-11
Movie Ragtime Evelyn Nesbit 1981-11-20
Movie Gente corriente Jeannine Pratt 1980-09-19
Series California Fever Unknown 1979-09-25
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24