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Martha Plimpton Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
November 16, 1970 (50)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Bio:
Martha Plimpton has appeared on Broadway in The Coast of Utopia (2006), Shining City (2006), Top Girls (2007), and Pal Joey (2008). Other theatre productions include The Playboy of the Western World, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Glass Menagerie, The Sisters Rosensweig, and Uncle Vanya. She ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 16, 1970 (50)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
Martha Plimpton has appeared on Broadway in The Coast of Utopia (2006), Shining City (2006), Top Girls (2007), and Pal Joey (2008). Other theatre productions include The Playboy of the Western World, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Glass Menagerie, The Sisters Rosensweig, and Uncle Vanya. She ... (read complete bio)

Martha Plimpton has appeared on Broadway in The Coast of Utopia (2006), Shining City (2006), Top Girls (2007), and Pal Joey (2008). Other theatre productions include The Playboy of the Western World, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Glass Menagerie, The Sisters Rosensweig, and Uncle Vanya. She returned to Broadway in the fall of 2014 in a revival of A Delicate Balance starring opposite Glenn Close. She also appeared in the 2011 New York Philharmonic concert production of Company as Sarah.

Television credits include The Real O'Neals, Raising Hope (Emmy nomination), and The Good Wife. Films include Hello Again, Small Town Murder Songs, and Dante's Inferno.

Martha Plimpton Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Martha Plimpton, Pal Joey
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Martha Plimpton, Pal Joey
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Martha Plimpton, Pal Joey
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Martha Plimpton, Top Girls
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2007 - Best Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Martha Plimpton, The Coast of Utopia
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Martha Plimpton, The Coast of Utopia
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Martha Plimpton , The Coast of Utopia
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Martha Plimpton, The Coast of Utopia
 
The Lortels - 2002 - Outstanding Lead Actress
Martha PlimptonHobson’s Choice