Liz Sheridan Biography (1929-)

Full name, Elizabeth Sheridan; born April 10, 1929, in Westchester County, NY; daughter of Frank Sheridan (a classical pianist) and Elizabeth Poole-Jones(a concert singer); married Dale Wales (a jazz trumpeter and writer), 1985. Addresses: Agent: Gage Group, 9255 Sunset Blvd., #5105, Los Angeles, CA90069; Gold Liedtke Associates, 3500 West Olive Ave., Suite 1400, Burbank, CA 91505.; Contact: Sutton, Barth & Vennari, Inc., 145 S. Fairfax Ave., Suite 310, Los Angeles, CA 90036; 11333 Moorpark, #427, North Hollywood, CA 91602.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
April 10, 1929
Westchester County, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Mrs. Larson, Jekyll & Hyde ... Together Again, Paramount, 1982
  • Makeup woman, Star 80, Warner Bros., 1983
  • Mrs. Kingman, School Spirit, Concorde, 1985
  • Reception nurse, Nickel Mountain, Ziv International, 1985
  • Nurse, Avenging Angel, New World Pictures, 1985
  • Little old lady, Legal Eagles, MCA/Universal, 1986
  • Nurse #1, Who's That Girl?, Warner Bros., 1987
  • Ms. Finger, Wishman, Curb/Esquire Films, 1991
  • Mrs. Stein, Only You, 1992
  • Ma Molloy, Brain Smasher ... A Love Story (also known as The Bouncer and the Lady and Brainsmasher: A Love Story), Trimark Pictures, 1993
  • Woman in car, Forget Paris, Columbia, 1995
  • Micki's mother, Wedding Bell Blues, BMG Independents, 1996
  • Hi-Ho lady, A & P, 1996
  • Muriel Evans, Always Say Goodbye, 1996
  • Nanna, Just Add Water, 1998
  • Closing the Deal, 2000
  • Grandma, Now You Know, Lumberyard Productions, 2002
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Raquel Ochmonek, ALF, NBC, 1986-1989
  • Helen Seinfeld, a recurring role, Seinfeld, NBC, 1990-1999
  • Movies
  • Caseworker, In the Custody of Strangers, ABC, 1982
  • Mrs. Carlisle, Second Sight: A Love Story, CBS, 1984
  • The Cartier Affair, NBC, 1984
  • Middle-aged woman, Sins of the Father, NBC, 1985
  • Evelyn, Kate's Secret, NBC, 1986
  • Hostess, Sunday Drive, ABC, 1986
  • Amanda McPherson, Warm Hearts, Cold Feet, CBS, 1987
  • Mrs. Van Adams, The Secret Life of Kathy McCormick, NBC, 1988
  • Mrs. Hahn, Changes (also known as Danielle Steel's "Changes"), 1991
  • Wendy Padison, Deadline for Murder: From the Files of Edna Buchanan, NBC, 1995
  • Ruthie, A Match Made in Heaven, CBS, 1997
  • Miniseries
  • Naomi Glass, World War III, NBC, 1982
  • Lois, A Year in the Life, NBC, 1986
  • Specials
  • Voice, The Wild West, syndicated, 1993
  • Voice of Mrs. Stillman, Life with Louie: A Christmas Surprise for Mrs.Stillman (animated), Fox, 1994
  • Pilots
  • Selma, Moonlighting, ABC, 1985
  • Clara, Generation, ABC, 1985
  • Suburban Beat, NBC, 1985
  • Mrs. Katz, Piece of Cake, CBS, 1990
  • Jessica Dimmesdale, Ruth's housekeeper, Dr. Ruth's House, ABC, 1990
  • Episodic
  • Rose, "Kojak's Day: Part 2," Kojak, CBS, 1977
  • Nurse, "The Emergency," Gimme a Break!, NBC, 1982
  • Dr. Susan Mauri, "The Count," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1983
  • Lydia Lowell, "If Thoughts Could Kill," Scarecrow and Mrs. King, CBS, 1983
  • Woman in cab, "The Taxicab Wars," The A-Team, NBC, 1983
  • Everitt's secretary, "Father's Day," Riptide, NBC, 1984
  • Miss Rockwell, "Daddy's Little Girl," Three's a Crowd, 1984
  • Eunice, "A Woman Is Just a Woman," It's Your Move, 1985
  • Gertrude, "Custody: Part 2," Who's the Boss?, 1985
  • Mrs. Spencer, "Look Homeward, Stephanie," Newhart, CBS, 1985
  • Hildegard Harrison (city hall clerk), "Lease with an Option to Die," The A-Team, NBC, 1985
  • Dorothy Miskin, "I Want My Hill Street Blues," Hill Street Blues,NBC, 1986
  • Greta Swenson, "Steele at Your Service," Remington Steele, NBC, 1986
  • Mrs. Big Daddy, "My Back Pages," ALF, NBC, 1988
  • Ginny McCoy (real estate agent), "Heartstrings: Part 3," Family Ties, NBC, 1988
  • Elspeth, "Take My Mom, Please," Empty Nest, NBC, 1990
  • Widow Blackwell, "Warren Learns to Fly," Good Grief, Fox, 1990
  • Rose Tessler, "Bite the Big Apple," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1991
  • Judge Constance Adler, "Do No Harm," Equal Justice, 1991
  • Miss Cracknick, "To Err Is Herman," Herman's Head, Fox, 1992
  • Woman shopper, "My Way," Melrose Place, Fox, 1992
  • Mrs. Coover, "Charley's Millions," Empty Nest, NBC, 1994
  • Homeless woman, "Dump Dog Day Afternoon," Tom, CBS, 1994
  • Mrs. Walker, "Blossom Gump," Blossom, NBC, 1994
  • Marge, "Slamming into a Car Isn't Good," Double Rush, CBS, 1995
  • Miss Miller, "Prince of Wails," Sliders, Fox, 1995
  • "Seinfeld Sidekicks Edition," Weakest Link, NBC, 2002
  • Also appeared as Joan, Madman of the People, NBC; Madame Borreau,Cleghorne!, The WB; Sister Mary, Diresta, UPN; Jerry's mother,Noah Knows Best, Nickelodeon; in episodes of Another World andSanta Barbara.
  • Stage Appearances
  • Ballad for a Firing Squad, Lucille Lortel Theatre, New York City,1968
  • Mrs. Snodd, Frank Merriwell (or Honor Challenged), Long Acre Theatre, New York City, 1971
  • Shirley/Bea Asher, Ballroom, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1978-1979
  • WRITINGS
  • Memoir
  • Dizzy & Jimmy: My Life with James Dean: A Love Story, 2000

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • People Weekly, June 24, 1996, p. 113
    Electronic
    • Liz Sheridan Official Site, http://www.lizsheridan.com, January 22, 2003

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