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Jessica Walter

 
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Bio:
Jessica Walter received Emmy nominations for her roles in Trapper John M..D., Streets of San Francisco, and Arrested Development, for which she also received two SAG nominations. She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie for her role in the series Amy ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 31, 1941 (81)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
Jessica Walter received Emmy nominations for her roles in Trapper John M..D., Streets of San Francisco, and Arrested Development, for which she also received two SAG nominations. She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie for her role in the series Amy ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
World-premiere Concert Adaptation, 2018
Parthy
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Mrs. Evangeline Harcourt
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2001
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer [Replacement]
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1988
Claire Ganz
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Performer
  [Broadway]
1964
Performer
  [Broadway]
1963
Ada Cooney
Clarice
  [Broadway]
1962
Cigarette Girl
Anna (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1960
Performer [Replacement]

Photos

Ron Leibman and Jessica Walter on September 3, 1990 in New York City. Photo

Ron Leibman and Jessica Walter on September 3, 1990 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
12/09/2019
Sutton Foster, Kathleen Marshall, Raymond J. Lee, John McMartin, Jessica Walter Photo

Sutton Foster, Kathleen Marshall, Raymond J. Lee, John McMartin, Jessica Walter

From: 
Date:
07/07/2016
John McMartin, Sutton Foster, Walter Charles, Jessica Walter, Adam Godley, Colin Donn Photo

John McMartin, Sutton Foster, Walter Charles, Jessica Walter, Adam Godley, Colin Donnell, Jessica Stone & Laura Osnes

From: 
Date:
07/07/2016
Patricia Richardson, Jessica Walter, Clea Alsip, Elaine Hendrix, Lucy DeVito, Susan S Photo

Patricia Richardson, Jessica Walter, Clea Alsip, Elaine Hendrix, Lucy DeVito, Susan Sullivan

From: 
Date:
05/27/2016
Patricia Richardson, Jessica Walter, Clea Alsip, Elaine Hendrix, Lucy DeVito, Susan S Photo

Patricia Richardson, Jessica Walter, Clea Alsip, Elaine Hendrix, Lucy DeVito, Susan Sullivan

From: 
Date:
05/27/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
World-premiere Concert Adaptation, 2018
Parthy

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Mrs. Evangeline Harcourt

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2001
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer [Replacement]

Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1988
Claire Ganz

  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Performer

  [Broadway]
1964
Performer

  [Broadway]
1963
Ada Cooney

Clarice

  [Broadway]
1962
Cigarette Girl

Anna (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
1960
Performer [Replacement]

Jessica Walter Biography

Jessica Walter received Emmy nominations for her roles in Trapper John M..D., Streets of San Francisco, and Arrested Development, for which she also received two SAG nominations. She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie for her role in the series Amy Prentiss.

Walter began her career in Broadway productions including Advise and Consent, Neil Simon's Rumors, A Severed Head, Nightlife and Photo Finish. Her most recent Broadway appearance was in the revival of Anything Goes.

Walter was married to the late Emmy and Tony-winner Ron Leibman. She is survived by daughter Brooke Bowman and grandson Micah Heymann.




Jessica Walter News

Bucks County Playhouse Opens 83rd Season With New Play AMERICAN JADE Photo Bucks County Playhouse Opens 83rd Season With New Play AMERICAN JADE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2022

When the award-winning actress and playwright, Jodi Long, took her first steps on the Broadway stage in Sidney Lumet's production of “Nowhere to Go But Up,” she was entering a professional world that ran through her family's bloodline. Her Vaudevillian parents had long trod the boards – in fact, as part of a popular song and dance act, they even appeared on the Ed Sullivan show in the 1950s.

Bucks County Playhouse to Return to Full Production; 2022 Season Announced! Photo Bucks County Playhouse to Return to Full Production; 2022 Season Announced!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022

Bucks County Playhouse Executive Producer Robyn Goodman, Producing Director Alexander Fraser and Producer Josh Fiedler announced titles and creative teams for the theater’s 2022 season, which will launch May 20.

Bucks County Playhouse Acting Apprentice Program to Return for Summer 2022 Photo Bucks County Playhouse Acting Apprentice Program to Return for Summer 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2021

The new Bucks County Playhouse Acting Apprentice Program, led by Broadway choreographer and founder of 'Steps On Broadway' Patrice Soriero, will start accepting electronic applications for its Summer 2022 program beginning Monday, January 3 until February 1.

HAMILTON, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters & More Earn 2021 Emmy Nominations - See th Photo HAMILTON, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters & More Earn 2021 Emmy Nominations - See the Full List!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 13, 2021

This morning, Hamilton star Jasmine Cephas Jones and Ron Cephas Jones announced the 2021 Primetime Emmy Nominations, which included 12 nominations for the Disney Plus recording of Hamilton in addition to nomination for Broadway veterans like Billy Porter, Cynthia Erivo, Julie Andrews, the Lopezes and so many more.

Wake Up With BWW 3/26: De Blasio Announces Plans to Vaccinate Theatre Workers, and Mo Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/26: De Blasio Announces Plans to Vaccinate Theatre Workers, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 26, 2021

Today's top stories: De Blasio announced plans to vaccinate theatre workers, first look at Hamilton in Australia, The Phantom of the Opera is seeking video submissions for the role of Christine, and more!

VIDEO: Bucks County Playhouse Pays Tribute to Jessica Walter Photo VIDEO: Bucks County Playhouse Pays Tribute to Jessica Walter
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2021

The producers of Bucks County Playhouse have shared some archival history to honor the life and career of actor of Jessica Walter, who died today, March 25, 2021. She began her professional career in 1958 at the Playhouse in New Hope, PA as an acting apprentice.

Award-Winning Actress Jessica Walter, Known for ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT & More Has Passe Photo Award-Winning Actress Jessica Walter, Known for ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT & More Has Passed Away at 80
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to learn of the passing of Emmy Award-winning actress Jessica Walter. Walter was 80 years old. Walter was known for her appearances across both stage and screen.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE on ABC - Wednesday, February  Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE on ABC - Wednesday, February 24, 2021
by TV Scoop - Feb 8, 2021

Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Wednesday, February 24, 2021!

Julie Halston Joins Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE! Photo Julie Halston Joins Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2020

Bucks County Playhouse will present its popular story-telling series, “Word of Mouth,” this Sunday, December 13 at 7pm, hosted by renowned storyteller, Michaela Murphy, Bucks County Playhouse’s Director of Education.

CW Seed Will Premiere Over 300 Hours of New Programming Photo CW Seed Will Premiere Over 300 Hours of New Programming
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 2, 2020

Beginning in September, through the remainder of the year, CW Seed will be adding more than 300 hours of programming to its growing roster of beloved series.

Jessica Walter Videos

VIDEO: The Cast of ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Takes Over GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: The Cast of ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Takes Over GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Macon Prickett - May 21, 2018

Jason Bateman, Will Arnett, Tony Hale, Alia Shawkat, Jessica Walter and David Cross speak out on 'GMA' about what fans can expect.

Jason Bateman Signs on for ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Season 5
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2017

TVLine has reported that Jason Bateman has officially decided to return to the banana stand for Season 5 of the cult hit comedy, Arrested Development.

VIDEO: Check Out Two Promos for All-New Season of ARCHER
by - Jan 6, 2017

Get more than your feet wet in ARCHER’s dreamland. The all new season of the hit animated series premieres this spring on FXX. Check out two promos below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - FX's ARCHER Season 6 Returns in 2015
by - Nov 4, 2014

Below, check out a sneak peak of the all-new Sixth Season of FX's animated series ARCHER, coming in 2015!

VIDEO: First Look - Promo for Season 5 of FX Animated Series ARCHER
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 20, 2013

Season 5 of FX's hit animated comedy series ARCHER moves to a new night, airing Mondays at 10 PM ET/PT beginning on January 13.

VIDEO: First Listen - 'Getaway' from Upcoming ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Sountrack!
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 28, 2013

TVGuide.com reports that a new, full-length version of the catchy tune 'Getaway', heard throughout the newest season of Netflix's ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT, will be part of an upcoming soundtrack.

VIDEOS: Netflix Releases 4 New ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Clips
by Tyler Peterson - May 24, 2013

Netflix has released four new clips from the upcoming fourth season of ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT, starring Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Will Arnett, PORTIA DE ROSSI, David Cross, and Jessica Walter. The Emmy Award-winning comedy returns with 15 new episodes May 26, only on Netflix. Check them out below!

VIDEO: Elisabeth Moss Calls Jeremy Piven 'Unprofessional' for Leaving SPEED-THE-PLOW on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2013

On last night's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE, former SPEED-THE-PLOW star Elisabeth Moss had some choice words for Jeremy Piven, who made headlines in 2009 for exiting the show due to mercury poisoning.

VIDEO: First Look - Jason Bateman in Trailer for New Season of ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT
by - May 13, 2013

Below, check out the trailer for ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Season 4. Starring Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Will Arnett, Portia de Rossi and David Cross. The Emmy Award-winning comedy returns with 15 new episodes May 26, only on Netflix.

VIDEO: First Clip from New Season of ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT!
by Caryn Robbins - May 1, 2013

Check out the first clip from the upcoming fourth season of ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT. In the sneak peek, Lucille finds a way to get around the building's strict no smoking policy and the fact that her ankle monitor prevents her from approaching the balcony.


Jessica Walter Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jessica Walter been in?
Jessica Walter has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Jessica Walter been in?
Jessica Walter has not appeared in the West End