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Jean Smart

 
Date of Birth: September 13, 1959 (62)

Birth Place: Seattle, WA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2000
Lorraine Sheldon
  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 1999
Ella Peterson [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1981
Marlene
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1979
Performer

Photos

Joe Mantegna, Jean Smart, Amy Madigan, Cloris Leachman, Wendie Malick and Lisa Bonet  Photo

Joe Mantegna, Jean Smart, Amy Madigan, Cloris Leachman, Wendie Malick and Lisa Bonet

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Date:
08/27/2012


Meshach Taylor, Dixie Carter, Jean Smart and Annie Potts of DESIGNING WOMEN at the NATPE TV Convention New Orleans. January 14, 1991 c. Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

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Date:
04/13/2010


Meshach Taylor, Dixie Carter, Jean Smart and Annie Potts ( DESIGNING WOMEN ) Attending the NATPE TV Convention in New Orleans. January 14, 1991 √É‚Äö√ā¬© Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

From: 
Date:
04/13/2010

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2000
Lorraine Sheldon

  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 1999
Ella Peterson [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1981
Marlene

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1979
Performer


Jean Smart Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2001 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Jean Smart, The Man Who Came to Dinner
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1981 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Jean Smart, Last Summer at Bluefish Cove

Jean Smart News

Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Crystal Dickinson to Star in the World Premiere of LESSONS I Photo Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Crystal Dickinson to Star in the World Premiere of LESSONS IN SURVIVAL: 1971 at Vineyard Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Vineyard Theatre has announced casting and design team for the upcoming World Premiere of Lessons in Survival: 1971 at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) now on-sale. Lessons In Survival: 1971 will begin previews at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) May 26, 2022 and play through June 30 with an opening night set for June 9.  

LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Announces New Edition of LIVE'S VIRTUAL ROAD TRIP Photo LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Announces New Edition of LIVE'S VIRTUAL ROAD TRIP
by Marissa Tomeo - May 4, 2022

‚ÄúLive with Kelly and Ryan‚ÄĚ leaps into spring as it brings viewers on a trip to beautiful cities across the country via virtual remote visits, highlighting the local culture and popular destinations in each locale.

Broadway Streaming Guide: May 2022 - Where to Watch GIRLS5EVA & More New Releases! Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: May 2022 - Where to Watch GIRLS5EVA & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - May 2, 2022

This May, Broadway fans will be treated to an exciting lineup of new albums, concerts, television shows, and movies to binge. From the new Spring Awakening: Those You've Known documentary on HBO to new additions to Feinstein's/54 Below's concert livestream slate, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!

VIDEO: Watch Laurie Metcalf & More in HACKS Season Two Trailer Photo VIDEO: Watch Laurie Metcalf & More in HACKS Season Two Trailer
by Michael Major - Apr 14, 2022

Jean Smart, Emmy, SAG Awards and Critics Choice Awards winner for her performance in season one of the series, will return along with Hannah Einbinder, Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Jane Adams. Laurie Metclafe, Christopher McDonald, Kaitlin Olson, Paul W. Downs, Poppy Liu, Rose Abdoo, Mark Indelicato, Meg Stalter, and Angela E. Gibbs will also appear.

New Date Announced For Comedian Hannah Einbinder At The Den Theatre Photo New Date Announced For Comedian Hannah Einbinder At The Den Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2022

Comedian and actress Hannah Einbinder has announced a new date for her stand-up engagement at The Den Theatre. Originally scheduled to perform on Friday, June 17, Einbinder will now appear on Friday, July 15, 2022 at 7 pm & 9:30 pm on The Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

Frost School Of Music Congratulates Esteemed Faculty On 2022 Grammy Wins  Photo Frost School Of Music Congratulates Esteemed Faculty On 2022 Grammy Wins 
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 6, 2022

The Frost School of Music at the University of Miami has announced two members of its world-renowned artist faculty were bestowed the highest honor in the music industry, receiving Grammy Awards at the 64th Annual Awards ceremony held in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 3, 2022.

The Den Theatre Announces HACKS star Hannah Einbinder On The Heath Mainstage Photo The Den Theatre Announces HACKS star Hannah Einbinder On The Heath Mainstage
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 23, 2022

Comedian and actress Hannah Einbinder, who stars opposite Jean Smart in the hit HBO Max comedy series Hacks, brings her stand-up tour to The Den Theatre.

Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List o Photo Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List of Winners!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

Ariana DeBose took home the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the recent film adaptation of West Side Story. The film also won in the Best Film Editing category.

Ariana DeBose and More Take Home SAG Awards; Full List of Winners! Photo Ariana DeBose and More Take Home SAG Awards; Full List of Winners!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

The Screen Actors Guild Awards were held Sunday, Feb. 27 at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. The telecast aired on TNT and TBS. Among the big winners for the evening, taking home multiple awards, were CODA, Squid Game and Ted Lasso.

AMC Networks Announces THE TALES OF THE WALKING DEAD Initial Casting Photo AMC Networks Announces THE TALES OF THE WALKING DEAD Initial Casting
by Michael Major - Feb 2, 2022

Anthony Edwards (‚ÄúInventing Anna,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúWeCrashed‚ÄĚ), Parker Posey (‚ÄúLost In Space‚ÄĚ), Terry Crews (‚ÄúBrooklyn Nine-Nine‚ÄĚ), Poppy Liu (‚ÄúDead Ringers‚ÄĚ) and Jillian Bell (‚ÄúRough Night‚ÄĚ) will star in the AMC Studios-produced episodic anthology of six episodes each focusing on standalone stories with old and new characters in The Walking Dead universe.

Jean Smart Videos

VIDEO: Cher Sings 'Thank You For Being a Friend' in Betty White Tribute Special VideoVIDEO: Cher Sings 'Thank You For Being a Friend' in Betty White Tribute Special
by Michael Major - Jan 31, 2022

Ahead of tonight's Betty White tribute special, NBC has shared a first look at Cher singing 'Thank You For Being a Friend,' the theme song from the Golden Girls. The special will also feature President Joe Biden, Drew Barrymore, Bryan Cranston, Ted Danson, Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, Ana Gasteyer, Goldie Hawn, and more.

VIDEO: HBO Max Unveils Trailer And Key Art For HACKS VideoVIDEO: HBO Max Unveils Trailer And Key Art For HACKS
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2021

The series is created and showrun by Paul W. Downs, Lucia Aniello and Jen Statsky.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MARE OF EASTTOWN on HBO VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MARE OF EASTTOWN on HBO
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2021

Winslet stars as Mare Sheehan, a small-town Pennsylvania detective who investigates a local murder as life crumbles around her.

VIDEO: Watch a Promo for Episode Three on WATCHMEN on HBO VideoVIDEO: Watch a Promo for Episode Three on WATCHMEN on HBO
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2019

Get a first look at episode three of HBO's Watchmen, titled ' She Was Killed by Space Junk.'

VIDEO: HBO Debuts Official Trailer for WATCHMEN VideoVIDEO: HBO Debuts Official Trailer for WATCHMEN
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2019

There is a vast and insidious conspiracy at play. Watchmen debuts this October on HBO.

VIDEO: Watch Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, and Annaleigh Ashford in "The Pitch" from A VideoVIDEO: Watch Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, and Annaleigh Ashford in "The Pitch" from A SIMPLE FAVOR
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2018

Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, and Director Paul Feig try to pitch A Simple Favor to movie execs Thomas Lennon and Annaleigh Ashford and things get complicated. A Simple Favor, in theaters September 14, stars Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding, Andrew Rannells, Linda Cardellini, Jean Smart, and Rupert Friend.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Upcoming Mystery Thriller A SIMPLE FAVOR Starring Blake  VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Upcoming Mystery Thriller A SIMPLE FAVOR Starring Blake Lively & Anna Kendrick
by Macon Prickett - Jul 13, 2018

A Simple Favor arrives in theaters September 14. Watch the newly released trailer below!

VIDEO: First Look - New FX Drama LEGION, Premiering Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

LEGIONn, the highly-anticipated new drama series from Noah Hawley, will premiere on FX today, February 8 at 10 PM ET/PT.

VIDEO: First Look - New FX Drama LEGION, Premiering 2/8
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 6, 2016

LEGIONn, the highly-anticipated new drama series from Noah Hawley, will premiere on FX on Wednesday, February 8 at 10 PM ET/PT.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Did You Do This? No, You Did It!' Episode of FX's FARGO
by - Nov 18, 2015

Below, get a sneak peek at the next episode of FX's FARGO titled 'Did You Do This? No, You Did It!'


Jean Smart Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jean Smart been in?
Jean Smart has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Jean Smart been in?
Jean Smart has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jean Smart been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Man Who Came to Dinner and Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Last Summer at Bluefish Cove .