Edie Falco

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

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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 Photos



The New Group World Premiere, 2018
Dorothea "Polly" Noonan

Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2013

Broadway Revival, 2011
Bananas Shaughnessy

Naked Angels Off-Broadway Production, 2010

Broadway Revival, 2004
Jessie Cates

Original Broadway Production, 2002

Original Broadway Production, 1998
Terry [Replacement]


Edie Falco Movies

[1987]Sweet Lorraine Karen

[1989]The Unbelievable Truth Jane - The Waitress

[1989]Sidewalk Stories Woman in Carriage

[1990]Trust Peg Coughlin

[1991]I Was on Mars Female Cab Driver

[1992]Laws of Gravity Denise

[1993]Rift Film Director

[1994]Bullets Over Broadway Lorna

[1995]The Addiction Jean

[1995]Backfire! Mom

[1996]Breathing Room Marcy

[1996]Childhood's End Patty

[1996]The Funeral Union Speaker

[1996]The Sunshine Boys Carol

[1996]Firehouse Kate Wilkinson

[1996]Layin' Low Angie

[1997]Cop Land Berta

[1997]Cost of Living Billie

[1997]Hurricane Streets Joanne

[1997]Trouble on the Corner Vivian Stewart

[1998]A Price Above Rubies Feiga

[1998]Blind Light Diana DiBianco

[1999]Judy Berlin Judy Berlin

[1999]Random Hearts Janice

[1999]Stringer TV Producer

[2000]Overnight Sensation Festival Coordinator

[2000]Death of a Dog Mom

[2001]Jenifer Wheelchair Saleswoman

[2001]Love & Support

[2002]Sunshine State Marly Temple

[2003]Fargo Marge Gunderson

[2004]Family of the Year

[2005]The Quiet Olivia Deer

[2005]The Great New Wonderful Safarah Polsky

[2005]The Girl from Monday Judge

[2006]Freedomland Karen Collucci

[2007]Then She Found Me Edie Falco

[2010]3 Backyards Peggy

[2013]Gods Behaving Badly Artemis

[2016]The Comedian Miller

[2017]Landline Pat

[2017]Rex Jackie

[2017]Outside In Carol

[2017]I Love You, Daddy Paula

[2018]The Land of Steady Habits Helene Harris

[2018]Viper Club Charlotte

[2022]Avatar: The Way of Water General Frances Ardmore

[2024]Avatar 3 General Ardmore

Edie Falco TV Shows

[ 1993-1993]Homicide: Life on the Street Eva Thormann

[ 1993-1995]Loving Nurse Becker

[ 1993-1998]Law & Order Sally Bell

[ 1997-2000]Oz Officer Diane Whittlesey

Will & Grace Deirdre

[ 1999-2007]The Sopranos Carmela Soprano

[ 2007-2008]30 Rock Celeste Cunningham

Chelsea Lately Jackie Peyton

[ 2009-2015]Nurse Jackie Jackie Peyton

Horace & Pete Sylvia

Law & Order True Crime Leslie Abramson

Animals. Psycho

Tommy Abigail 'Tommy' Thomas

American Crime Story Hillary Clinton

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Edie Falco News

Photos: PURLIE VICTORIOUS Welcomes Angela Bassett, Alicia Keys, Mariska Hargitay, and Hilary Swank Backstage

See photos from a special Saturday Night on Broadway! The Music Box Theatre was graced by multiple celebrities on Saturday Night for the performance of Purlie Victorious: A Non-Confederate Romp Through The Cotton Patch. 

Hank Azaria, Jason Biggs & Edie Falco Join Producing Team of THE WHITE CHIP Off-Broadway

The White Chip has revealed three new producers—each a luminary of screen and stage—joining the upcoming Off-Broadway production, each of whom have inspired so many by publicly sharing their sobriety journeys: Hank Azaria, Jason Biggs and Edie Falco. 

Photos: Inside the 2023 Manhattan Theatre Club Fall Benefit With Christine Baranski, Nathan Lane, Sarah Jessica Parker, and More!

Manhattan Theatre Club hosted its 2023 Fall Benefit on Monday, November 13. The evening began at MTC’s Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street) with an advance screening of the new film ALL ARTS Docs: Manhattan Theatre Club, a Home for Artists ahead of its November 21 premiere on ALL ARTS.

THE FAMILY SERENADE Written and Directed by James Jennings to Premiere At The ATA

The AMERICAN THEATRE OF ACTORS, one of the last of the original off-off Broadway movement theatres, will premiere a new play written and directed by its founding artistic director, James Jennings.

ALL ARTS DOCS: MANHATTAN THEATRE CLUB, A HOME FOR ARTISTS Lifts The Curtain On History And Influence Of Iconic Theater

Celeb Studded ‘ALL ARTS Docs: Manhattan Theatre Club, a Home for Artists’ explores the history and influence of the iconic theater. Featuring interviews with Sarah Jessica Parker, Christine Baranski, and more. Premieres on November 21 at 9pm ET on ALL ARTS.

Shane Gillis Brings Live Show to Madison in January

Start off your new year in good humor with comedian Shane Gillis, taking the Overture Hall stage for a night of jokes and laughter on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2024, at 7 p.m.

Video: Go Behind the Scenes at Manhattan Theatre Club in New ALL ARTS Film This Month

Debuting on ALL ARTS on Tuesday, November 21 at 9 p.m., the hour-long “ALL ARTS Docs: Manhattan Theatre Club, a Home for Artists” traces the nonprofit Manhattan Theatre Club‘s storied 50-year history under the leadership of its artistic director Lynne Meadow and executive producer Barry Grove, Check out a sneak peek in this video!

Christine Baranski, Nathan Lane & Sarah Jessica Parker to Appear at Manhattan Theatre Club 2023 Fall Benefit

Manhattan Theatre Club will present its 2023 Fall Benefit on Monday, November 13. See who is attending and learn how to purchase tickets!

29th Street Playwrights Collective New Works Series Presents PARK SLOPE QUARTET

29th Street Playwrights Collective presents PARK SLOPE QUARTET, a staged reading by Catherine Rogers. Harry Michaels hires a poetry tutor, Elsie, as he prepares for the end of his life, leading to an age-defying love affair with life and death. Directed by Kathy Gail MacGowan.

Christian Slater, Dagmara Dominczyk, Josh Radnor and More Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS ON BROADWAY

Additional talent has been announced for the 23rd Annual The 24 Hour Plays On Broadway. Find out who is joining the lineup here!

The Acting Company to Present Annual Louanna O. Carlin & John MacDonald Reading Series

The Acting Company will present their annual Louanna O. Carlin & John MacDonald Reading Series, featuring a trio of unique Shakespeare interpretations. Get all the details about this exciting event in New York City.

New Documentary Will Tell the History of Manhattan Theatre Club

​​​​​​​ALL ARTS, the streaming platform and channel dedicated to the arts, will debut the new film ALL ARTS Docs: Manhattan Theatre Club, a Home for Artists on Tuesday, November 21 at 9 p.m. ET. Learn more about the documentary and find out where you can watch it here!

Video: Go Behind Manhattan Theatre Club in New ALL ARTS Doc With Sarah Jessica Parker, André De Shields & More

Through interviews with stage and screen stars who honed their craft at Manhattan Theatre Club (MTC), including David Auburn, Christine Baranski, André De Shields, Laura Linney, John Patrick Shanley, Sarah Jessica Parker and Sam Waterston, the film chronicles the career-making momentsthat have come to define MTC. Watch a video trailer!

Bradley Whitford and Daniel Dae Kim Will Guest Star in PETER PAN GOES WRONG in Los Angeles

Broadway’s Peter Pan Goes Wrong will welcome Emmy winner Bradley Whitford of “The West Wing” and “The Handmaid’s Tale” and Daniel Dae Kim, star of “Hawaii 5-0,” “Lost,” and “The Good Doctor” to the company as special guest stars at Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre.

Pete Davidson's BUPKIS Renewed For Season Two on Peacock

Written, executive produced by, and starring Pete Davidson, BUPKIS is executive produced by Lorne Michaels for Broadway Video and is written and executive produced by Judah Miller and Dave Sirus alongside executive producers Andrew Singer and Erin David. Jason Orley directed and co-executive produced. 

WAM Theatre Announces Cast For Summer FRESH TAKES Play Readings

Producing Artistic Director Kristen van Ginhoven and the WAM Theatre team has announced an exciting ensemble of actors who are performing in the upcoming 2023 Fresh Takes Play Reading Series. The roster features a diverse array of talented performers. For all but one, Fresh Takes 2023 marks their WAM debut. 

Video: Watch Pete Davidson's BUPKIS Full Episode Two

Peacock’s BUPKIS, starring Pete Davidson, Edie Falco and Joe Pesci, from executive producer Lorne Michaels, surprise drops second episode on YouTube, streaming NOW. Leveraging the powerhouse portfolio of NBCUniversal, episode 102 of BUPKIS will also air June 10 on NBC following the Saturday Night Live encore. Watch the video now!

Comedian Shane Gillis Comes To NJPAC, July 28

Due to high demand, comedian Shane Gillis announced additional Shane Gillis Live dates and will be coming to Newark at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on Friday, July 28th at 7:00 p.m.

Photos: See Jim Parsons, Rose Byrne, Zachary Quinto & More at GREY HOUSE Opening Night

See photos of stars arriving on the red carpet for opening night of Grey House!

Project1VOICE to Present 63/60- A JOYFUL CELEBRATION in June

Project1VOICE, an organization dedicated to supporting theatre and the performing arts by people of African descent has announced 63/60-A Joyful Celebration.


Edie Falco has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

Edie Falco has not appeared in the West End

Edie Falco has been nominated for several awards throughout her career. Some of her notable nominations include 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."

Edie Falco has won several awards for her performances in Broadway shows. She received the Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play award from the Drama Desk Awards for her role in "The House of Blue Leaves." Additionally, she was honored with the Performance award from the Theatre World Awards for her performance in "Side Man."

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