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Allison Janney

Allison Janney is an American actress born in Dayton, Ohio, who studied at Kenyon College where she studied under Paul Newman.  Janney pursued acting partially due to Newman’s encouragement, going on to study drama at the Neighborhood Playhouse and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.    Janney is best known for her role as White House Press Secretary (and later Chief of Staff) C.J. Cregg on the television series The West Wing.  Janney’s portrayal of Cregg earned her multiple awards, including four Primetime Emmy Awards and seven Screen Actors Guild Awards, among many others.   Prior to West Wing-fame, Janney performed in numerous American films and soap operas, including American Beauty, As The World Turns, and 10 Things I Hate About You.  Following her considerable television success, Janney has gone on to star in numerous critically acclaimed movies and television programs. She remains active in theatre and often works with fellow West Wing alums. Janney currently lends her voice and talent to television and radio through notable guest spots and commercial advertising.  


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Born:
Nov 19, 1959 In Dayton - Ohio - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
90
First Appeared:
In the movie A Happening of Monumental Proportions
Latest Project:
Pelicula I, Tonya 2018-12-31
Known For
Poster of Buscando a Dory
Poster of Espías
Poster of Juegos de palabras
Poster of Frasier
Filmography
Pelicula A Happening of Monumental Proportions 2018
Pelicula I, Tonya LaVona Golden 2018-12-31
Pelicula Sun Dogs Rose Chipley 2017-06-18
Pelicula Tallulah Margo 2016-01-23
Series Chelsea Herself 2016-05-11
Pelicula La chica del tren Detective Sgt. Riley 2016-10-05
Pelicula El hogar de Miss Peregrine para niños peculiares Dr. Golan 2016-09-28
Pelicula Buscando a Dory Peach (voice) 2016-06-16
Series The Late Late Show with James Corden Herself 2015-03-23
Pelicula The DUFF Dottie Piper 2015-02-20
Pelicula Espías Elaine Crocker 2015-05-06
Pelicula Los Minions Madge Nelson (voice) 2015-06-17
Pelicula Minions: Binky Nelson Unpacified Madge Nelson (voice) 2015-11-04
Pelicula A Book of Common Prayer Grace Strasser-Mendana 2015-12-31
Pelicula The Night Is Young Wanda 2015-10-29
Series Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter Unknown 2015-08-02
Pelicula La estrella más brillante The Astronomer 2014-01-31
Pelicula Las aventuras de Peabody y Sherman Ms. Grunion (voice) 2014-02-07
Pelicula Tammy: Fuera de control Deb 2014-07-02
Pelicula Days and Nights Elizabeth 2014-09-26
Pelicula ¿Cómo se escribe amor? Mary Weldon 2014-06-15
Pelicula I Feel Good: La historia de James Brown Kathy 2014-08-01
Pelicula Manos mágicas Bronwyn 2013-01-19
Pelicula Trust Me Meg 2013-04-20
Pelicula Juegos de palabras Dr. Bernice Deagan 2013-09-06
Series Mom Bonnie 2013-09-23
Pelicula El camino de vuelta Betty 2013-06-06
Pelicula Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy Narrator (voice) 2013-06-19
Pelicula Mil palabras Samantha Davis 2012-03-07
Pelicula Amor y letras Professor Judith Fairfield 2012-09-14
Pelicula Struck by Lightning Sheryl Phillips 2012-04-20
Pelicula Celia Celia 2012-10-26
Pelicula Criadas y señoras Charlotte Phelan 2011-08-09
Series Mr. Sunshine Crystal Cohen 2011-02-09
Pelicula Margaret Wounded Woman 2011-09-30
Pelicula La hija de mi mejor amigo Carol Ostroff 2011-09-09
Pelicula Un lugar donde quedarse Lily 2009-06-05
Pelicula La vida en tiempos de guerra Trish 2009-10-10
Pelicula Pretty Ugly People Suzanna 2009-09-18
Series The Bonnie Hunt Show Unknown 2008-09-08
Series The EcoZone Project 2007-04-13
Pelicula Juno Bren MacGuff 2007-12-05
Pelicula Hairspray Prudy Pringleton 2007-07-13
Series Phineas y Ferb Charlene Doofenshmirtz 2007-08-17
Pelicula Vecinos invasores Gladys (voice) 2006-04-22
Series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip Unknown 2006-09-18
Pelicula De vuelta al insti Alice 2006-07-28
Series The Megan Mullally Show Unknown 2006-09-18
Pelicula Our Very Own Joan Whitfield 2005-01-01
Pelicula Kidnapped: Historia de un secuestro Allie Stiffle 2005-06-08
Pelicula Experimento mortal Elaine Crocker 2005-09-10
Series Weeds Ms. Greenstein 2005-08-07
Pelicula Winter Solstice Molly Ripkin 2004-01-29
Pelicula Buscando a Nemo Peach (voice) 2003-05-30
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Pelicula Enamórate Lydia Martin 2003-07-18
Series Dos hombres y medio Unknown 2003-09-22
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Pelicula Las horas Sally Lester 2002-12-27
Pelicula Persiguiendo a Betty Lyla Branch 2000-09-08
Pelicula 10 razones para odiarte Ms. Perky 1999-03-30
Series Padre de familia Unknown 1999-01-31
Pelicula Muérete bonita Loretta 1999-07-23
Pelicula American Beauty Barbara Fitts 1999-09-15
Series El ala oeste de la Casa Blanca C.J. Cregg 1999-09-22
Pelicula Mucho más que amigos Constance Miller 1998-04-17
Series LateLine Unknown 1998-03-17
Pelicula Primary Colors Miss Walsh 1998-03-20
Pelicula The Impostors 1998-05-18
Pelicula David and Lisa Alix 1998-11-01
Pelicula Seis días y siete noches Marjorie 1998-06-12
Pelicula Celebrity Evelyn Isaacs 1998-09-07
Series El rey de la colina Unknown 1997-01-12
Pelicula Anita Liberty Gynecologist 1997-01-18
Pelicula ...First Do No Harm Dr. Melanie Abbasac 1997-02-16
Pelicula Julian Po Lilah Leech 1997-09-05
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Pelicula Partes Privadas Dee Dee 1997-03-07
Series Aliens in the Family Unknown 1996-03-15
Pelicula Faithful Saleslady 1996-04-03
Series Las noticias de Jon Stewart Unknown 1996-07-22
Pelicula Big Night: Una gran noche Ann 1996-09-20
Pelicula Cómo triunfar en Wall Street Sandy 1996-10-25
Pelicula Vaqueros de Nueva York NYPD Computer Operator 1994-06-03
Pelicula Dead Funny Jennifer 1994-05-21
Series New York Undercover Unknown 1994-09-08
Pelicula Lobo Party Guest 1994-06-17
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Frasier Unknown 1993-09-16
Series Ley y orden Unknown 1990-09-13