Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Edie Falco

 
Date Of Birth:
July 05, 1963 (59)
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Bio:
EDIE FALCO became the only actress to have won the Emmy Award for Best Actress in both the drama and comedy categories upon receiving the award for her performance in “Nurse Jackie,” having previously won for her portrayal of Carmela Soprano in the groundbreaking series “The Sopranos.” Falco ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: July 05, 1963 (59)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Bio:
EDIE FALCO became the only actress to have won the Emmy Award for Best Actress in both the drama and comedy categories upon receiving the award for her performance in “Nurse Jackie,” having previously won for her portrayal of Carmela Soprano in the groundbreaking series “The Sopranos.” Falco ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2021
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group World Premiere, 2018
Dorothea "Polly" Noonan
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2013
Martha
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Bananas Shaughnessy
  [Off-Broadway]
Naked Angels Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Lorraine
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Jessie Cates
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Frankie
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Terry [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer

Photos

 Actress Edie Falco and Blu Photo

Actress Edie Falco and Blu

From: 
Date:
09/20/2022
Buffy Cardozo, Maggie O'Rourke, Edie Falco, Joe Brancato, actress Aida Turturro, Dana Photo

Buffy Cardozo, Maggie O'Rourke, Edie Falco, Joe Brancato, actress Aida Turturro, Dana Duff

From: 
Date:
09/20/2022
Edie Falco, Jim Guarasci (manager of Hudson's Mill Tavern) Photo

Edie Falco, Jim Guarasci (manager of Hudson's Mill Tavern)

From: 
Date:
09/20/2022
John Slattery, Edie Falco, and Talia Balsom Photo

John Slattery, Edie Falco, and Talia Balsom

From: 
Date:
09/17/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
2021
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group World Premiere, 2018
Dorothea "Polly" Noonan

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2013
Martha

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Bananas Shaughnessy

  [Off-Broadway]
Naked Angels Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Lorraine

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Jessie Cates

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Frankie

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Terry [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer

Edie Falco Biography

EDIE FALCO became the only actress to have won the Emmy Award for Best Actress in both the drama and comedy categories upon receiving the award for her performance in “Nurse Jackie,” having previously won for her portrayal of Carmela Soprano in the groundbreaking series “The Sopranos.” Falco has been nominated for a record 22 SAG Awards, and became the only actress to ever receive the Emmy, the Golden Globe, and the SAG Award in the same year for the same performance. Onstage, Falco made her Broadway debut in the Tony Award winning play Sideman, and later starred in the acclaimed revival of Frankie and Johnny in the Claire de Lune and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress for her performance opposite Ben Stiller in The House of Blue Leaves. Recently, Falco received rave reviews for her performance off-Broadway in The New Group’s critically acclaimed The True.

Falco most recently delivered a powerful and groundbreaking performance as LA’s first female Chief of Police in the Amblin produced CBS show “Tommy,” and she was also nominated for an Emmy for her performance as Leslie Abramson in the NBC limited series The Menendez Murders. She also received acclaim for her work in the independent film Outside In as well as for her role in the Netflix feature, A Land of Steady Habits opposite Ben Mendelsohn. Upcoming, Falco will star in James Cameron’s next two Avatar sequels.

Edie Falco Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2022 - Distinguished Performance Awards
Edie Falco, Morning Sun
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Edie Falco, Morning Sun
 
Drama League Awards - 2019 - Distinguished Performance Award
Edie Falco, The True
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Edie Falco, The True
 
Drama League Awards - 2013 - Distinguished Performance Award
Edie Falco, The Madrid
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Edie Falco, The House of Blue Leaves
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Edie Falco, The House of Blue Leaves
 
The Lortels - 2011 - Outstanding Lead Actress
Edie Falco, This Wide Night
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Edie Falco, The House of Blue Leaves
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Actress - Play
Edie Falco, Side Man
 
Theatre World Awards - 1998 - Performance Gold Star
Edie Falco, Side Man

Edie Falco News

Photos: Inside Penguin Rep's 2022 Gala Photo Photos: Inside Penguin Rep's 2022 Gala
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2022

Penguin Rep Theatre held its annual fundraising gala on Saturday September 10 in Stony Point. The 2022 honorees included Edie Falco, the multiple Emmy, Golden Globe and SAG Award winning actress, and stage manager Michael Palmer, who has overseen 20 productions for the Stony Point-based nonprofit professional theatre in Rockland and New York City.  

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of JASPER Starring Dominic Fumusa Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of JASPER Starring Dominic Fumusa
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 17, 2022

Yonder Window Theatre Company, and  Executive Producer Lisa Dozier are currently presenting the World premiere of Grant MacDermott’s play JASPER off-Broadway, directed by Katie McHugh, which opened off-Broadway at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center on Wednesday, September 14. Check out the photos here.

Alexander Zuccaro To Portray Hippolytus in PHAEDRA at American Theater For Actors Photo Alexander Zuccaro To Portray Hippolytus in PHAEDRA at American Theater For Actors
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

Alexander Zuccaro (Father John Misty’s music video 'Kiss Me', Spit & Vigor Theater Company’s MAROONED!, Rogue Theater Festival’s BlackBox SandBox) will be appearing in the leading role of Hippolytus in Roman philosopher and playwright's tragedy, Phaedra.

Joe Pesci to Star in Peacock's New Pete Davidson Comedy Series BUPKIS Photo Joe Pesci to Star in Peacock's New Pete Davidson Comedy Series BUPKIS
by Michael Major - Aug 25, 2022

Peacock has announced that Academy Award-winner Joe Pesci (Goodfellas, The Irishman) will star in the new Pete Davidson comedy series BUPKIS as Davidson's grandfather, which is written, starring and executive produced by Davidson. Pesci will star alongside previously announced Emmy Award-winner Edie Falco, who will play Davidson’s mom.  

Marin Ireland, Katie Finneran & Ben Shenkman Join OUR TOWN Staged Reading at the John Photo Marin Ireland, Katie Finneran & Ben Shenkman Join OUR TOWN Staged Reading at the John W. Engeman Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022

Previously announced Broadway and Hollywood stars Edie Falco and Chris Messina will be joined by fellow stars Marin Ireland, Katie Finneran, and Ben Shenkman for a staged reading of Thornton Wilder's classic American play Our Town at the John W. Engeman Theater at Northport on Sunday, September 4, 2022, at 7:00 pm.

Edie Falco and Chris Messina Will Lead Staged Reading of OUR TOWN in Northport Next M Photo Edie Falco and Chris Messina Will Lead Staged Reading of OUR TOWN in Northport Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2022

Edie Falco and Chris Messina, will lead a staged reading of Thornton Wilder's classic American play Our Town at the John W. Engeman Theater at Northport on Sunday, September 4, 2022, at 7:00 pm. 

Judith Light, Luke Kirby & More Join the Cast of the Disney+ OUT OF MY MIND Original  Photo Judith Light, Luke Kirby & More Join the Cast of the Disney+ OUT OF MY MIND Original Movie
by Michael Major - Jul 18, 2022

Disney+ announced that acclaimed actress Rosemarie DeWitt (“The Staircase”), and Emmy® Award-winning actors Luke Kirby (“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”) and Judith Light (“American Crime Story”) have been added to the cast of “Out of My Mind,” a Disney+ Original movie adaptation of Sharon Draper’s award-winning novel of the same name.

Russell G. Jones and Chris Myers to Star in New York Premiere of WHERE THE MOUNTAIN M Photo Russell G. Jones and Chris Myers to Star in New York Premiere of WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE SEA at MTC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced full casting and performance dates for Where the Mountain Meets the Sea, written by AUDELCO Award nominee Jeff Augustin (The New Englanders, “The Morning Show”) and directed by Princess Grace Award winner Joshua Kahan Brody, with music by The Bengsons (Hundred Days, The Lucky Ones).

The New Group Announces Spring 2022 Celebration DIONYSIA Photo The New Group Announces Spring 2022 Celebration DIONYSIA
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2022

A Spring Celebration “Dionysia,” benefiting The New Group, is set to take place Monday, June 6 from 6:00-9:30pm at Guastavino's (409 East 59th Street).  This event will honor playwright Donja R. Love and New Group Board Members Jana Shea and Anita Waxman with the Mimi and Michael Mendelson Award for Outstanding Commitment to Theater. 

A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards Photo A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards
by Team BWW - May 20, 2022

Find out this year's nominees and winners for Drama League Awards. The 2022 Awards will recognize eligible Broadway and Off-Broadway (non-virtual only) productions that began preview performances between March 16, 2021, and April 23, 2022.

Edie Falco Videos

VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Edie Falco & More in MORNING SUN VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights of Edie Falco & More in MORNING SUN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 3, 2021

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Morning Sun, written by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens, directed by Drama Desk Award winner Lila Neugebauer, opens tonight, Wednesday November 3, at New York City Center – Stage I (131 West 55th Street).

VIDEO: Edie Falco & Company Get Ready for the World Premiere of MTC's MORNING SUN VideoVIDEO: Edie Falco & Company Get Ready for the World Premiere of MTC's MORNING SUN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 17, 2021

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Morning Sun, written by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens, directed by Drama Desk Award winner Lila Neugebauer, began performances earlier this week at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street).

VIDEO: See Beanie Feldstein as Monica Lewinsky in the Official Trailer for AMERICAN C VideoVIDEO: See Beanie Feldstein as Monica Lewinsky in the Official Trailer for AMERICAN CRIME STORY: IMPEACHMENT!
by Stage Tube - Aug 12, 2021

The cast also includes Sarah Paulson, Clive Owen, Edie Falco, Taran Killam, George Salazar, Billy Eichner, and Margo Martindale.

BWW Exclusive: Get a First Look at Katrina Lenk on the CBS Drama TOMMY VideoBWW Exclusive: Get a First Look at Katrina Lenk on the CBS Drama TOMMY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 14, 2020

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at Tony winner Katrina Lenk on the new CBS series Tommy!

VIDEO: Edie Falco Talks About Shooting TOMMY on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS VideoVIDEO: Edie Falco Talks About Shooting TOMMY on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Feb 13, 2020

Edie Falco shares the difficulties of shooting a show set in Los Angeles in New York City and talks about why she thinks she would make a great cop.

VIDEO: Edie Falco Tests Her Los Angeles Knowledge VideoVIDEO: Edie Falco Tests Her Los Angeles Knowledge
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2020

Abigail 'Tommy' Thomas, played by Edie Falco, is a fish out of water when she leaves the NYPD to become the LAPD chief. Since Falco's a native New Yorker, herself, we tested her knowledge about the City of Angels!

VIDEO: On This Day, July 5- Happy Birthday, Edie Falco! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, July 5- Happy Birthday, Edie Falco!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 5, 2019

On this day, we're celebrating the birthday of the great Edie Falco!

Video: On The Red Carpet Celebrating Casting At the 34th Annual Artios Awards VideoVideo: On The Red Carpet Celebrating Casting At the 34th Annual Artios Awards
by TV - Red Carpets - Jan 31, 2019

The Casting Society of America will present the 34th Annual Artios Awards at Stage 48 in New York (605 West 48th Street), tonight, January 31, 2019. The ceremony is honoring Tina Fey and Jeff Richmond, who are receiving the Marion Dougherty New York Apple Award in recognition from the casting community to individuals who have made a special commitment to the New York entertainment industry through their collaboration with casting directors.

VIDEO: On This Day, January 2 - Happy Birthday, Beth Malone! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, January 2 - Happy Birthday, Beth Malone!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 2, 2019

Beth Malone was nominated for a 2015 Tony Award and Grammy for her game-changing role of 'Alison' in Fun Home. She was last seen on Broadway as The Angel in the Tony Award-winning revival of Tony Kushner's Angels In America.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS Starring Ben Mendelsohn, Edie  VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS Starring Ben Mendelsohn, Edie Falco, Thomas Mann, and Connie Britton
by Stage Tube - Aug 23, 2018

Netflix has released the trailer for The Land Of Steady Habits starring Ben Mendelsohn, Edie Falco, Thomas Mann, and Connie Britton and directed by Nicole Holofcener.


Edie Falco Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Edie Falco been in?
Edie Falco has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Edie Falco been in?
Edie Falco has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Edie Falco been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Awards (Drama League Awards) for Morning Sun , Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Morning Sun , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for The True , Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The True , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for The Madrid , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The House of Blue Leaves , Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The House of Blue Leaves , Outstanding Lead Actress (The Lortels) for This Wide Night , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The House of Blue Leaves Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Side Man and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Side Man .

What awards has Edie Falco won?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The House of Blue Leavesand Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Side Man.