Lindsay Crouse Biography (1948-)

Born May 12, 1948, in New York, NY; daughter of Russell (a playwright) and Anna (maiden name, Erskine) Crouse; married David Mamet (a playwright; divorced, 1982); children: two daughters. Addresses: Agent: Peter Strain &Associates, 8271 Melrose Ave., Suite 208, Los Angeles, CA 90046.

Lindsay Crouse began her performing career as a modern and jazz dancer. She plays the flute and piano.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
May 12, 1948
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Appearances
  • (Broadway debut) Much Ado About Nothing, 1972
  • Holiday, Tyrone Guthrie Theatre, Minneapolis, MN, 1978
  • Reunion, Circle Repertory Company, Circle Repertory Theatre, New York City, 1979
  • Ophelia, Hamlet, Circle Repertory Company, Circle Repertory Theatre, 1979
  • Viola, Twelfth Night, Circle Repertory Company, Circle Repertory Theatre, 1980
  • Ada, Childe Byron, Circle Repertory Company, Circle Repertory Theatre, 1981
  • Queen to Richard, Richard II, Circle Repertory Company, EntermediaTheatre, New York City, 1982
  • Mary, Serenading Louie, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public Theatre, New York City, 1984
  • The Cherry Orchard, New Theatre Company, Goodman Theatre, Chicago,IL, 1984
  • The Shawl, Mitzi Newhouse Theatre, Lincoln Center, New York City,1986 .The Homecoming, Criterion Center Stage Right, New York City, 1991
  • Also appeared in The Foursome, Fishing, Long Day's Journey into Night, Total Recall, and Father's Day, all off-Broadway productions.
  • Film Appearances
  • (As Lindsay Ann Crouse) Kay Eddy, All the President's Men, Warner Bros., 1976
  • Lily Braden, Slap Shot, Universal, 1977
  • Abbie, Between the Lines, Midwest Film Productions, 1977
  • Carla Ciello, Prince of the City, 1981
  • Kaitlin Costello Price, The Verdict, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1982
  • Rochelle, Daniel, Paramount, 1983
  • Dr. Diane Brady, Iceman, Universal, 1984
  • Margaret Lomax, Places in the Heart, Tri-Star, 1984
  • Margaret Ford, House of Games, 1987
  • Anne Streiber, Communion, 1989
  • Chandler, Desperate Hours, 1990
  • Janet, Being Human, 1993
  • Grace, Bye Bye Love, 1995
  • Jane, The Indian in the Cupboard, 1995
  • Tallow, The Juror, Columbia TriStar, 1996
  • Ilana Green, The Arrival (also known as Shockwave), Orion,1996
  • Elfriede Prefontaine, Prefontaine, Buena Vista, 1997
  • Dr. Susan Lamarche, The Progeny, Sterling Home Entertainment, 1999
  • Sharon Tiller, The Insider, Buena Vista, 1999
  • Allie, Almost Salinas, 2001
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Kate McBride, Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1986-87
  • Commander Laura Parkhurst, Traps, CBS, 1994
  • Professor Maggie Walsh, Buffy the Vampire Slayer (also known as Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Series and Buffy), 1999-2000
  • Miniseries
  • Marjorie Bennett, Eleanor and Franklin, 1976
  • Movies
  • Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years, 1977
  • Reunion, 1980
  • Paul's Case, 1980
  • Dr. Joan Allenby, Columbo: Sex and the Married Detective (also known as Sex and the Married Detective), ABC, 1989
  • Rheza, Chantilly Lace, Showtime, 1993
  • Dana Cartier, Final Appeal, NBC, 1993
  • Kim Donaldson, Out of Darkness, 1994
  • Una Pace, Parallel Lives, Showtime, 1994
  • Natasha Lytess, Norma Jean & Marilyn (also known as Norma Jean and Marilyn), HBO, 1996
  • Frances White, "1996," If These Walls Could Talk, HBO, 1996
  • Patti Young, Stranger in My House (also known as Total Stranger), Lifetime, 1999
  • Caroline Ingalls, Beyond the Prairie: The True Story of Laura IngallsWilder, CBS, 2000
  • The Warden, 2000
  • Also appeared in The Tenth Level.
  • Specials
  • Young Margaret, Summer Solstice, 1981
  • Louise Sanders, I Want to Go Home, ABC, 1985
  • Ronnie, Lemon Sky, PBS, 1987
  • Annie Holscher, American Nuclear, CBS, 1989
  • Narrator, Local Heroes, Global Change, PBS, 1990
  • Voiceover (translation), Living against the Odds, PBS, 1991
  • Narrator, "The AIDS Report: To Keep Kids Safe," Health Quarterly,PBS, 1992
  • Translation voice, Made in America?, PBS, 1992
  • Narrator, Campus Culture Wars: Five Stories About P.C., PBS, 1993
  • Anna Leone, mother, Between Mother and Daughter, CBS, 1995
  • Episodic
  • Sarah McGee, "Solo," The Equalizer, 1987
  • Sharon Cummings, L.A. Law, NBC, 1989
  • Voice of Mrs. Grant, "I've Got Batman in My Basement," Batman: TheAnimated Series (animated), 1992
  • Dianne Ralston, Civil Wars, ABC, 1992
  • Diane Meade, "Promises to Keep," Law & Order, NBC, 1993
  • Louise Anderson-Crowe, "Killer Radio," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993
  • Sharon Cummings, "Finish Line," L.A. Law, NBC, 1994
  • Dr. Anna Castigliano, "Baby Shower," ER, NBC, 1996
  • Ardis Cohen, "Kingdom Come," Millennium, Fox, 1996
  • Jane Wallace, "Ted and Carey's Bogus Adventure," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1996
  • Jane Wallace, "Alice Doesn't Fit Here Anymore," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1997
  • Dr. Jeralyn Martin, "Heat," Brimstone, Fox, 1998
  • Gwen Sawyer, "Tribunal," The Outer Limits, syndicated, 1999
  • Senator Kate Cooper, "Such a Time as This," Touched by an Angel, CBS, 1999
  • Judge Denise Grobman, "DNR," Law & Order, NBC, 1999
  • RECORDINGS
  • Taped Readings
  • Stephen King's Nightmares & Dreamscapes, Volume Number Two, 1993
  • Dedication, 1993
  • Touched by Angels, 1993
  • From Fields of Gold, 1995
  • Thomas Perry's Dance for the Dead, 1996
  • Also read Stephen King's Gerald's Game.

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals:
    • New York Times, October 11, 1987, p. H25.

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