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Alison Wright

 
Bio:
Alison Wright is best known for her critically acclaimed role as FBI secretary Martha Hanson on four seasons of the Emmy Nominated FX series "The Americans." Other notable roles include Marjorie in the Prime Video series Sneaky Pete, Pauline Jameson in the FX series Feud, and Ruth Wardell in TNT ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Alison Wright is best known for her critically acclaimed role as FBI secretary Martha Hanson on four seasons of the Emmy Nominated FX series "The Americans." Other notable roles include Marjorie in the Prime Video series Sneaky Pete, Pauline Jameson in the FX series Feud, and Ruth Wardell in TNT ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2018
Emilia
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Jessie
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Revival, 2011
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Molly Bhatt

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2018
Emilia

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Jessie

  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Revival, 2011
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Molly Bhatt

Alison Wright Biography

Alison Wright is best known for her critically acclaimed role as FBI secretary Martha Hanson on four seasons of the Emmy Nominated FX series "The Americans." Other notable roles include Marjorie in the Prime Video series Sneaky Pete, Pauline Jameson in the FX series Feud, and Ruth Wardell in TNT series Snowpiercer. Film credits include HBO's Confirmation as well as the Gavin O'Connor-Ben Affleck film The Accountant, The Nanny Diaries, The Accountant, and Ask for Jane. On stage, Wright is best known for her roles in the Off-Broadway production of The New Group's Marie & Bruce (opposite Marisa Tomei) and Rafta Rafta.

Alison Wright Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Alison Wright, Othello

Alison Wright News

Eric Bogosian Joins Cast of ANNE RICE'S INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE Photo Eric Bogosian Joins Cast of ANNE RICE'S INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Eric Bogosian has been cast in Anne Rice’s Interview with the Vampire as “Daniel Molloy,” a journalist nearing the end of his career who’s given a second chance at the interview of a lifetime. Based on Anne Rice’s novel, the series follows Louis de Pointe, Lestat De Lioncourt and Claudia’s epic story of love, blood and the perils of immortality.

The Barrow Group to Open New $4M Performing Arts Center in Midtown Manhattan Photo The Barrow Group to Open New $4M Performing Arts Center in Midtown Manhattan
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2022

Aiming to play a role in revitalizing the hard-hit cultural scene in New York City, The Barrow Group’s new 13,155 sq. ft. home currently plans a dynamic 60-seat theater, 5 sound-attenuated studios, offices, and a large community gathering space. Phased renovations are expected to begin in February 2022 and are estimated to cost $4 million in total.

VIDEO: Daveed Diggs in SNOWPIERCER Season Three Trailer Photo VIDEO: Daveed Diggs in SNOWPIERCER Season Three Trailer
by Michael Major - Jan 3, 2022

“Snowpiercer” season three stars  Oscar winner  Jennifer Connelly, Grammy and Tony Award winner  Daveed Diggs,  Sean Bean, Rowan Blanchard,  Alison Wright,  Mickey Sumner,  Iddo Goldberg, Katie McGuinness, Tony Award  winner and Grammy  nominee  Lena Hall, Archie Panjabi, Annalise Basso,  Sam Otto,  Roberto Urbina,  Sheila Vand, and Mike O’Malley.

VIDEO: Daveed Diggs in TNT'S SNOWPIERCER Season Three Trailer Photo VIDEO: Daveed Diggs in TNT'S SNOWPIERCER Season Three Trailer
by Michael Major - Dec 7, 2021

The TNT series stars Daveed Diggs, Alison Wright, Roberto Urbina, Rowan Blanchard, Katie McGuiness, Lena Hall, Archie Panjabi, Annalise Basso, Sam Otto, and more. At the end of “Snowpiercer” season two, Layton (Diggs) and Ruth (Wright), who were banished to Big Alice’s compost car, plotted to take back Snowpiercer.

Photos: CLYDE'S Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway Photo Photos: CLYDE'S Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 24, 2021

Second Stage Theater's production of Lynn Nottage's new play CLYDE'S opened just last night, Tuesday November 23, 2021, at Second Stage's Broadway home, the Hayes Theater (240 W 44th Street at 8th Avenue).

Photos: THE FEVER Reopens Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre Photo Photos: THE FEVER Reopens Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2021

Audible Inc. has reopened Audible Theater’s live stage at the Minetta Lane Theatre with The Fever, written by three-time Obie Award winner Wallace Shawn, directed by two-time Obie Award winner Scott Elliott, and starring three-time Emmy Award nominee Lili Taylor.

Season Two of SNOWPIERCER Comes to DVD Nov. 9 Photo Season Two of SNOWPIERCER Comes to DVD Nov. 9
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2021

Based on the critically acclaimed graphic novel series and the film from Academy Award® winner Bong Joon Ho (“Parasite”), “Snowpiercer” season two stars Academy Award winner Jennifer Connelly (“A Beautiful Mind”), Grammy® and Tony Award® winner Daveed Diggs (“Hamilton,” “Black-ish”).

SNOWPIERCER Wraps Production on Season Three with Renewal Announcement for a Fourth S Photo SNOWPIERCER Wraps Production on Season Three with Renewal Announcement for a Fourth Season
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 29, 2021

“Snowpiercer” premiered as the #1 new scripted drama on all of ad-supported cable in 2020. The second season reached 21 million viewers across linear and digital in L+7 viewing, ranking as a Top 5 cable drama.

Jennifer Westfeldt, Adriane Lenox, Alison Wright and More Join PERIOD PIECE Play Seri Photo Jennifer Westfeldt, Adriane Lenox, Alison Wright and More Join PERIOD PIECE Play Series
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2021

Stage and screen stars Jennifer Westfeldt (Kissing Jessica Stein), Alison Wright (“The Americans”), Tony Award-winner Adriane Lenox (Doubt), US Poet Laureate Joy Harjo, Scott Turner Schofield ('The Bold And The Beautiful') and Kimberly Guerrero (August: Osage County) have joined the cast of Period Piece.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns With Ana Villafaňe, Ato Blankson-Wood, a Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns With Ana Villafaňe, Ato Blankson-Wood, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 2, 2021

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues returns in 2021 for another weekly series on IGTV.

Alison Wright Videos

VIDEO: See Daveed Diggs in a First Look at SNOWPIERCER Season Two VideoVIDEO: See Daveed Diggs in a First Look at SNOWPIERCER Season Two
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2020

TNT announced today during its New York Comic Con panel that season two of its top-rated, post-apocalyptic sci-fi thriller Snowpiercer will premiere on Monday, January 25 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Lena Hall Perform 'Say It Ain't So, Joe' on SNOWPIERCER VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Lena Hall Perform 'Say It Ain't So, Joe' on SNOWPIERCER
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 22, 2020

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at Lena Hall's first scene on TNT's Snowpiercer! In the exclusive clip Daveed Diggs' character Layton is  introduced to the mysterious night car and he watches a stunning singing performance by Hall's character Miss Audrey.

VIDEO: See Daveed Diggs in the New Trailer For SNOWPIERCER VideoVIDEO: See Daveed Diggs in the New Trailer For SNOWPIERCER
by Stage Tube - May 14, 2020

A new trailer has been released for the upcoming series Snowpiercer, featuring Broadway's Daveed Diggs!

VIDEO: TBS Reveals Trailer for SNOWPIERCER Starring Daveed Diggs and Lena Hall VideoVIDEO: TBS Reveals Trailer for SNOWPIERCER Starring Daveed Diggs and Lena Hall
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2019

The first trailer for TBS' post-apocalyptic, sci-fi thriller Snowpiercer was just revealed at Comic-Con(R) International. TBS presented a panel featuring Oscar(R) winner Jennifer Connelly, Tony Award(R) winner Daveed Diggs, Emmy(R) nominee Alison Wright, Mickey Sumner, Tony Award(R) winner and Grammy(R) nominee Lena Hall, Steven Ogg and executive producer and showrunner Graeme Manson.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Chukwudi Iwuji, Corey Stoll & More in OTHELLO at Shakespe VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Chukwudi Iwuji, Corey Stoll & More in OTHELLO at Shakespeare in the Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 14, 2018

The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park production of OTHELLO is currently running at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park through Sunday, June 24. Get a first look at the production below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Mommie Dearest' Episode of FEUD: BETTE AND JOAN on FX
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 13, 2017

On the next episode of FEUD: BETTE AND JOAN on FX titled 'Mommie Dearest' as the production of Baby Jane reaches its climax, the feud becomes physical.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Dinner for Seven' Episode of THE AMERICANS on FX
by - May 19, 2016

On the next episode of THE AMERICANS on FX titled "Dinner for Seven" - Elizabeth completes the last steps of a very personal operation… but at what cost?

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Munchkins' Episode of THE AMERICANS on FX
by - May 12, 2016

On the next episode of THE AMERICANS on FX titled "Munchkins", when Paige’s long-ago indiscretion threatens to resurface and destroy the family, Philip and Elizabeth find themselves scrambling – and Paige finds herself reevaluating who her parents really are.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Day After' Episode of THE AMERICANS on FX
by - May 5, 2016

On the next episode of THE AMERICANS on FX titled "The Day After" - The Day After premieres, making the stakes – and terrible consequences – of the Cold War plain.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - The Jennings Approach Their Breaking Point on Next THE AMERICANS
by - Apr 28, 2016

On the next episode of THE AMERICANS on FX titled "The Magic of David Copperfield V: The Statue of Liberty Disappears", the Jennings’s approach their breaking points as both Philip and Elizabeth must handle loyal agents. Will they make it through with their patriotism – and sanity – intact?


Alison Wright Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Alison Wright been in?
Alison Wright has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Alison Wright been in?
Alison Wright has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Alison Wright been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Othello .