Allison Brooks Janney (born November 19, 1959) is an American actress. In a career spanning across film, television and theatre, Janney is the recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, six Critics' Choice Awards, a Golden Globe Award, seven Primetime Emmy Awards, seven Screen Actors Guild Awards, in addition to nominations for two Tony Awards.
Allison Janney, Actress: The Help. Allison Janney is an award-winning actress who has earned a solid reputation in stage productions and in many supporting roles on screen, and who more recently has become prominent by portraying one of the major characters in the popular TV series The West Wing (1999).
Allison Janney is an award-winning actress who has earned a solid reputation in stage productions and in many supporting roles on screen, and who more recently has become prominent by portraying one of the major characters in the popular TV series The West Wing (1999).
- Allison Brooks Janney
- 6' (1.83 m)
- November 19, 1959 in Dayton, Ohio, USA
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- 'Blind Spot,' 'The Ice Storm,' 'American Beauty' Janney was featured in the 1993 TV movie Blind Spot, which starred Woodward and Laura Linney, before going on to co-star in a variety of film projects that included Wolf (1994), Big Night (1996), The Associate (1996), The Ice Storm (1997), The Object of My Affection (1998) and American Beauty (1999).
- Multi-Emmy Winner for 'The West Wing' The following year, she began to play press secretary C.J. Cregg in the award-winning presidential series The West Wing.
- 'The Hours,' 'Winter Solstice' While finding major success in TV, Janney maintained a formidable big-screen presence as well. She gave a nuanced, steadfast performance as the lover of Meryl Streep’s character in The Hours (2002), and later as a Jersey woman who becomes the apple of her widower neighbor’s eye in Winter Solstice (2004).
- 'Juno,' 'Hairspray,' 'The Help' In 2007, audiences came to know her as the direct, dog-loving stepmother of Ellen Page’s titular character in Juno, with Janney portraying less lovable moms in ventures like Hairspray (2007), Away We Go (2009) and The Way Way Back (2013).
Apr 15, 2021 · Allison Janney caused a stir when she showed up to the set of "Mom" with her natural short gray hair. The Oscar winner, 61, arrived to the studio full of emotions, knowing she and her co-stars ...
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Oct 14, 2020 · Hottest Pictures Of Allison Janney. Allison Janney, aka Allison Brooks Janney, was born on 19th November 1959 in Boston, Massachusetts. After being encouraged by Paul and his wife Joanne, She attended the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City. Allison’s television career began with a minor role in the 1991 comedy Morton […]
Sep 26, 2020 · Allison Janney Isn't The Reason Why Faris Left The Show. If Faris has secretly despised Janney all these years, she certainly did an excellent job hiding it. Let’s look at a photograph from when ...