Elizabeth Perkins Biography (1960?-)

Original name, Elizabeth Pisperikos; born November 18, 1960 (some sources say1961), in Queens, NY; daughter of James Perkins (a farmer, writer, and businessman) and Jo Williams (a drug treatment counselor and concert pianist); married Terry Kinney (an actor and director; divorced); married Julio Macat (cinematographer), June 17, 2000; children: (with Maurice Phillips, a director) Hannah Jo. Addresses: Agent: Creative Artists Agency, 9830 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90212; Gersh Agency, 232 N. Canon Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90210.; Manager: Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, 9150 Wilshire Blvd., Suite350, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Publicist: Baker Winokur Ryder, 9100 WilshireBlvd., 6th Floor West, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
November 18, 1960?
Queens, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • (Film debut) Joan Gunther, About Last Night, TriStar, 1986
  • Jo Ann, From the Hip, De Laurentiis Entertainment Group, 1987
  • Susan Lawrence, Big, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1988
  • Adie Nims, Sweet Hearts Dance, TriStar, 1988
  • Stella Wynkowski, Love at Large, Orion, 1990
  • Ann Kaye, Avalon, TriStar, 1990
  • Lorie Bryer, He Said, She Said, Paramount, 1991
  • June, The Doctor, Buena Vista, 1991
  • Queen's Logic, Seven Arts, 1991
  • June, Over Her Dead Body (also known as Enid Is Sleeping),Vestron Video, 1992
  • Jennifer Morton, Indian Summer, Buena Vista, 1993
  • Wilma Flintstone, The Flintstones, Universal, 1994
  • Dorey Walker, Miracle on 34th Street, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1994
  • Rebecca Tager Lott, Moonlight and Valentino, Gramercy, 1995
  • Sue, Lesser Prophets, 1997
  • Aubrey, I'm Losing You, Strand Releasing, 1998
  • Joan Blake, Crazy in Alabama, Columbia, 1999
  • Lilly, 28 Days, Columbia, 2000
  • Mrs. Mom Brody, Cats & Dogs, Warner Bros., 2001
  • Blanche, Try Seventeen, Nu Image, 2002
  • Voice of Coral, Finding Nemo (animated), Buena Vista, 2003
  • Miranda Coolidge, La La Wood, Gold Circle, 2003
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • Sally Thompson, For Their Own Good, ABC, 1993
  • Gertruda Babilinska, "Mamusha," Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Women, Showtime, 1997
  • Skye Weston, Cloned, NBC, 1997
  • Alice Hedley, "1961," If These Walls Could Talk 2, HBO, 2000
  • Mama, What Girls Learn, Showtime, 2001
  • Judy Chapman, My Sister's Keeper, CBS, 2002
  • All I Want, Starz!, 2003
  • Miniseries
  • Marilyn Lovell, From the Earth to the Moon, HBO, 1998
  • Specials
  • Robin, Between Cars, HA! TV Comedy Network, 1990
  • Dr. Gerrett, "Teach 109," American Playhouse, PBS, 1990
  • Living in America, VH1, 1991
  • Interviewee, Jon Bon Jovi, Bravo, 2001
  • Interviewee, Intimate Portrait: Diane Lane, Lifetime, 2002
  • AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Tom Hanks, USA Network, 2002
  • Pilots
  • Halle Jeter, Modern Man, ABC, 1997
  • Episodic
  • The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, 1990, 1991
  • Guest, Late Show with David Letterman, 1993
  • The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, CBS, 2001
  • Voice of Serena's mom, "Get Your Freak Off," King of the Hill (animated), Fox, 2002
  • Series
  • Captain Madeleine Dunleavy, Battery Park, NBC, 2000
  • Stage Appearances
  • A Christmas Carol, Goodman Theatre, Chicago, IL, 1981-1982
  • Gardenia, Goodman Theatre, 1982
  • Les belles soeurs, North Light Repertory Theatre, Evanston, IL, 1982
  • Ann Green, neighbor, nurse, and Maureen, The Arbor, La Mama Experimental Theatre Club, New York City, 1983
  • (Broadway debut) Nora, Brighton Beach Memoirs, Alvin Theatre, 1984
  • Juliet, Measure for Measure, New York Shakespeare Festival, Delacorte Theatre, New York City, 1985
  • Robin, "Between Cars," Marathon '85, Ensemble Studio Theatre, NewYork City, 1985
  • Effie, Life and Limb, Playwrights Horizons, New York City, 1985
  • Four Dogs and a Bone, Los Angeles, 1995
  • Also appeared with the Steppenwolf Theatre Company.
  • Major Tours
  • Nora, Brighton Beach Memoirs, U.S. cities, 1983

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Entertainment Weekly, May 8, 1998, p. 82
    • People Weekly, October 9, 1995, p. 26

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