Elizabeth McGovern

Elizabeth McGovern

Age59Born on18 July 1961 in Evanston, Illinois, USA
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.
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Downton Abbey
Cora Crawley
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Three Moons Over Milford
Onbekend
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The Scarlet Pimpernel
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guest Roles

A Little Late with Lilly Singh
Episode 01x07
2019
The Jonathan Ross Show
Episode 15x01
2019
Skavlan
Episode 08x10
2012
The Graham Norton Show
Episode 00x01
2010
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Episode 11x04
2009
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Episode 09x05
2007
Tales from the Crypt
Episode 07x05
1996
Ashenden
Episode 01x04
1991
Faerie Tale Theatre
Episode 03x05
1984