Melissa Leo

Biografi

American actress Melissa Chessington Leo made her acting debut in 1985, for which she was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Ingenue/Woman in the Drama Series “All My Children”. Her most notable role as was as Det. Sgt. Kay Howard on “Homicide: Life on the Street” for the show's first five seasons from 1993–1997. Following several films, Leo received critical acclaim and national attention in earning several nominations and awards, including an Oscar nomination for Best Actress. Leo earned several awards for her role as Alice Ward in the critically acclaimed film, “The Fighter” (2010). For this role Leo won the Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild Award and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Leo currently appears on the television series Treme.  Leo currently resides in Stone Ridge, New York and two sons John Matthew Heard (born 1987), and Adam (adopted - born 1984).

Akting

Movies
Frozen River
Ray Eddy
2008
Lullaby
Stephanie
2008
Racing Daylight
Sadie / Anna
2007
Streetwalkin'
Cookie
1985
The Sea Is All I Know
Sara
2011
Francine
Francine
2012
One Night
Wendy
2007
Bottled Up
Fay
2013
Dwegons and Leprechauns
Grandma Fitz / Butterfly McDweg / Mrs. Fitzgerald
2014
The Most Hated Woman in America
Madalyn Murray O'Hair
2017
Furlough
Joan Anderson
2018
The House Is Burning
Mrs. Miller
2006
The Space Between
Montine
2011
True Adolescents
Sharon
2009
Stephanie's Image
Stephanie
2009
Immaculate Conception
Hannah
1992
Why Stop Now?
Penny
2012
Midnight Son
Rita
2007
Damnation: The Flashback
Noda Marra
2015
Burn Country
Gloria
2016
Novitiate
Reverend Mother
2017
After the Spill
Narrator
2015
Mabel, Mabel Tiger Trainer
Narrator
2018
The Butterfly, The Harp, and The Timepiece
Papillon
2015
Welcome to the Rileys
Lois Riley
2010
Black Irish
Margaret McKay
2007
Don McKay
Marie
2009
Red State
Sara
2011
Confess
Agnes Lessor
2005
Seven Days in Utopia
Lily
2011
Carolina Skeletons
Cassie
1991
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film
Robin
2013
A Time of Destiny
Josie Larraneta
1988
All the Way
Lady Bird Johnson
2016
She's The Best Thing in It
Herself
2015
Snowden
Laura Poitras
2016
I Believe in America
Soto
2007
The Ashram
Chandra
2018
The Parting Glass
2018
Runaway
Lisa Adler
2005
The Fighter
Alice Eklund-Ward
2010
The 24 Hour Woman
Dr. Suzanne Pincus
1999
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
Bette Altmann
2014
The Ever After
Penny
2015
In the Line of Duty: Hunt for Justice
Carol Manning
1995
Code of Ethics
Jo DeAngelo
1999
Venice/Venice
Peggy
1992
Dear Lemon Lima
Mrs. Howard
2007
Unlovable
Maddie
2018
Silent Witness
Patti Mullen
1985
Body Brokers
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
Rachel
2005
Veronika Decides to Die
Mari
2009
Everybody's Fine
Colleen
2009
The Dry Land
Martha
2010
Deadtime Stories
Judith 'MaMa' Baer
1986
Always, But not Forever
Peggy
1985
Prisoners
Holly Jones
2013
London Has Fallen
Secretary of Defense Ruth McMillan
2016
The Big Short
Georgia Hale
2015
Stephanie Daley
Miri Daley
2007
Greta
Karen
2009
Oblivion
Sally
2013
Nasty Boys
Katie Morrissey
1989
Hollywood Dreams
Aunt Bee
2007
The Bride in Black
Mary Margaret
1990
The Equalizer 2
Susan Plummer
2018
Hide and Seek
Laura
2005
The Equalizer
Susan Plummer
2014
21 Grams
Marianne Jordan
2003
Last Summer in the Hamptons
Trish Axelrod
1995
Righteous Kill
Cheryl
2008
Charlie Countryman
Kate
2013
Dear Lemon Lima
Mrs. Howard
2009
The Ballad of Little Jo
Beatrice Grey
1993
Mr. Woodcock
Sally Jansen
2007
The Alphabet Killer
Kathy Walsh
2008
Flight
Ellen Block
2012
Olympus Has Fallen
Secretary of Defense Ruth McMillan
2013
Santa Mesa
Maggie
2008
The Cake Eaters
Ceci Kimbrough
2007
Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy
Narrator (voice)
2013
Queen of the Lot
Aunt Bee
2013
Homicide: The Movie
Kay Howard
2000
American Gun
Louise
2005
Conviction
Nancy Taylor
2010
TV Shows
Veronica Mars
Julia Smith
The Young Riders
Emma Shannon
Miami Vice
The L Word
Homicide: Life on the Street
Legacy
Treme
Toni Bernette
Shark
Law & Order
Alice Sutton
Spenser: For Hire
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Cold Case
Criminal Minds
Georgia Davis
The Equalizer
Irina Dzershinsky
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
Scarlett
Treme
Mildred Pierce
Lucy Gessler
Nasty Boys
Katie Morrissey
Homicide: Life on the Street
Kay Howard
I'm Dying Up Here
Goldie
I Know This Much Is True
Ma
BoJack Horseman
Ma Nguyen (voice)
Dolly Parton's Heartstrings
Amelia Meegers
Wayward Pines
Nurse Pam

Tempat & Tanggal Lahir

Tanggal Lahir : 1960-09-14
Tempat Lahir : New York City, New York, USA

Informasi Pribadi

Dikenal Sebagai:
Acting
Jenis Kelamin:
Perempuan
Situs Resmi:
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Dikenal Juga Sebagai:
Margaret May