Johanna Day Biography

 
Bio:
Tony Award Nomination: Best Supporting Actress for Proof. Drama Desk Award Nomination for Outstanding Actress in Edward Albee's Peter and Jerry at Second Stage. Obie Award and The Lili Award for Appropriate at Signature Theatre. Broadway: You Can't Take It With You, August: Osage County & ... (read more)
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Bio:
Tony Award Nomination: Best Supporting Actress for Proof. Drama Desk Award Nomination for Outstanding Actress in Edward Albee's Peter and Jerry at Second Stage. Obie Award and The Lili Award for Appropriate at Signature Theatre. Broadway: You Can't Take It With You, August: Osage County & ... (read more)

Tony Award Nomination: Best Supporting Actress for Proof. Drama Desk Award Nomination for Outstanding Actress in Edward Albee's Peter and Jerry at Second Stage. Obie Award and The Lili Award for Appropriate at Signature Theatre.

Broadway: You Can't Take It With You, August: Osage County & Lombardi. World Premiere of Carly Mensch's Oblivion at Westport Country Playhouse, World Premiere of Will Eno's The Realistic Joneses at Yale Repertory Theatre. Created the role of Zippy in Winnie Holzman's Choice at The Huntington Theatre. Helen Hayes Award as Leading Actress in a Resident Play, The Rainmaker at Arena Stage.

Appeared in the original cast production of How I Learned to Drive at The Vineyard Theatre. Television: Currently appearing on the CBS television series "Madam Secretary" (3 Years) as well as "The Knick," "The Americans," "Masters of Sex," "Alpha House," and "Royal Pains." Film: Great Gilley Hopkins, How Far She Went, The Breatharian and Unbreakable.

Johanna Day Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama League Awards - 2017 - Distinguished Performance Award
Johanna Day, Sweat
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Johanna Day, Sweat
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play
Johanna Day, Sweat
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Johanna Day, Sweat
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Play
Johanna DayGood People
 
Obie Awards - 2014 - Performance Gold Star
Johanna Day, Appropriate
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Johanna Day, Peter and Jerry
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Play Gold Star
Johanna DayThe Rainmaker
 
The Lortels - 2001 - Outstanding Featured Actress
Johanna Day, Proof
 
Tony Awards - 2001 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Johanna Day, Proof