Holland Taylor Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
January 14, 1943 (76)
Birth Place:
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Bio:
Holland Taylor began her career in the theatre, although the is well-known for her roles in film and television. Recent theatre appearances include: The Front Page (Broadway, 2016); Ann (Broadway, 2013); and Ripcord (Off-Broadway, 2015). Taylor has also starred in The Vagina Monologues (1999) and ... (read more)
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Date of Birth: January 14, 1943 (76)

Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA, USA

Bio:
Holland Taylor began her career in the theatre, although the is well-known for her roles in film and television. Recent theatre appearances include: The Front Page (Broadway, 2016); Ann (Broadway, 2013); and Ripcord (Off-Broadway, 2015). Taylor has also starred in The Vagina Monologues (1999) and ... (read more)

Holland Taylor began her career in the theatre, although the is well-known for her roles in film and television. Recent theatre appearances include: The Front Page (Broadway, 2016); Ann (Broadway, 2013); and Ripcord (Off-Broadway, 2015). Taylor has also starred in The Vagina Monologues (1999) and the original Broadway production of Moose Murders (1983).



She won the 1999 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Judge Roberta Kittleson on the ABC drama The Practice (1998–2003). She is also well-known for her role as Evelyn Harper on the sitcom Two and a Half Men (2003–2015).



Taylor's other major television roles include the sitcoms Bosom Buddies (1980–1982) and The Powers That Be (1992–1993). Film appearances include One Fine Day (1996), George of the Jungle (1997), The Truman Show (1998), and Legally Blonde (2001).

Holland Taylor Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Solo Performance
Holland Taylor, Ann
 
Drama League Awards - 2013 - Distinguished Performance Award
Holland Taylor, Ann
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Solo Performance
Holland Taylor, Ann
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Holland Taylor, Ann
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1990 - Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production
Holland TaylorThe Cocktail Hour
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1988 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Holland Taylor, The Cocktail Hour