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Date Of Birth:
November 19, 1960 (60)
Birth Place:
Dayton, OH, USA
Bio:
The incredibly versatile Allison Janney has taken her place among a select group of actors who combine a leading lady's profile with a character actor's art of performance. Currently starring alongside Anna Faris in the CBS/Chuck Lorre sitcom, "Mom," Janney also received rave reviews for her turn as ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 19, 1960 (60)

Birth Place: Dayton, OH, USA

Bio:
The incredibly versatile Allison Janney has taken her place among a select group of actors who combine a leading lady's profile with a character actor's art of performance. Currently starring alongside Anna Faris in the CBS/Chuck Lorre sitcom, "Mom," Janney also received rave reviews for her turn as ... (read complete bio)
VIDEO: Watch a THE WEST WING Reunion on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm! Photo VIDEO: Watch a THE WEST WING Reunion on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 19, 2021

The cast of West Wing Reunites in 2021 on Stars in the House - sharing stories & more.

Wake Up With BWW 3/19: IN THE HEIGHTS Moves Up Release Date, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/19: IN THE HEIGHTS Moves Up Release Date, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2021

Today's top stories: behind the scenes of Hamilton in Australia, In the Heights moves up its release date, and more!

STARS IN THE HOUSE Anniversary Show Brings Fundraising Total To Over $750,000 In Supp Photo STARS IN THE HOUSE Anniversary Show Brings Fundraising Total To Over $750,000 In Support of The Actors Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2021

The anniversary episode broke the single-show fundraising record, raising over $28,300 (including a $10,000 matching grant from the Frances Lear Foundation).¬†¬†Now, after over 375 episodes, ‚ÄúStars In The House‚ÄĚ has raised over $751,842 for The Actors Fund & $200,000 for other charity organizations who have needed support throughout the pandemic.¬†¬†¬†

Annette Bening, Bebe Neuwirth, David Hyde Pierce, Kelli O'Hara & More Join STARS IN T Photo Annette Bening, Bebe Neuwirth, David Hyde Pierce, Kelli O'Hara & More Join STARS IN THE HOUSE Anniversary Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2021

On March 16, 2020,¬†Seth Rudetsky¬†and¬†James Wesley¬†launched ‚ÄúStars In The House‚ÄĚ in response to what they knew would be an immediate need for funds in light of the Broadway shutdown.¬†¬†Now, one year and over 375 episodes later, ‚ÄúStars In The House‚ÄĚ has raised over $715,000 for The Actors Fund & an additional $200,000 for other charity organizations.

VIDEO: STILL WORKING 9 TO 5 Documentary Celebrates International Women's Day With New Photo VIDEO: STILL WORKING 9 TO 5 Documentary Celebrates International Women's Day With New Clip, Featuring Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin & More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2021

When the highest-grossing comedy, '9 to 5,' starring Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton, Dabney Coleman and Lily Tomlin, exploded on the cinema screens in 1980, the laughs hid a serious message about women in the office.

Ben Platt, Allison Janney in Talks to Join THE PEOPLE WE HATE AT THE WEDDING Photo Ben Platt, Allison Janney in Talks to Join THE PEOPLE WE HATE AT THE WEDDING
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 2, 2021

According to Deadline, the comedy focuses on a dysfunctional family that can’t seem to get along and get it together reluctantly reunites for a family wedding. As their many skeletons are wrenched from the closet, it turns out to be just what this singular family needs to reconnect.

Wake Up With BWW 3/2: Gavin Creel and Shoshana Bean Perform in NY PopsUp, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/2: Gavin Creel and Shoshana Bean Perform in NY PopsUp, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2021

Today's top stories: Check out video and photos from the latest NY PopsUp featuring Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and more, plus rehearsals begin for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, and a new Slave Play video from Jeremy O. Harris!

BWW Exclusive: Rita Moreno Champions the Women's Movement in New Documentary STILL WO Photo BWW Exclusive: Rita Moreno Champions the Women's Movement in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 1, 2021

Moreno starred on the short-lived '9 to 5' television series in 1982 and 1983. She played Violet Newstead, the character originated in the movie by Lily Tomlin and eventually played on Broadway by Allison Janney.

BWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING  Photo BWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 23, 2021

'It validated [women's] thoughts that it ain't fair. It ain't fitting. As good workers, they shouldn't be treated that way,' Fonda says of '9 to 5,' which she starred in alongside Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton. 

Brian Stokes Mitchell, Eva Noblezada, Ashley Spencer, and More Join THE SETH CONCERT  Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell, Eva Noblezada, Ashley Spencer, and More Join THE SETH CONCERT SERIES Line-Up
by Team BWW - Feb 17, 2021

Producer Mark Cortale has announced that six stars of the stage and screen will join the late-February - March 2021 line-up of The Seth Concert Series, the live weekly series based on Seth Rudetsky’s international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown ten years ago.

Wake Up With BWW 2/16: Laura Osnes and Nathan Johnson Sing 'A Whole New World' and Mo Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/16: Laura Osnes and Nathan Johnson Sing 'A Whole New World' and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 16, 2021

Today's top stories: Laura Osnes and her husband Nathan Johnson singing 'A Whole New World' from Aladdin, Allison Janney honors women in new documentary 'Still Working 9 to 5', 42nd Street is coming to Blu-Ray and DVD, and more!

BWW Exclusive: Allison Janney Respects Women Who Paved the Way in New Documentary STI Photo BWW Exclusive: Allison Janney Respects Women Who Paved the Way in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 15, 2021

n the documentary, she will tell exclusive stories about her time onstage in that production ‚ÄĒ including one about what happened the day Marc¬†Kudisch (the actor playing Mr. Hart) fell into the pit without a cushion underneath him.

VIDEO: Allison Janney Must Wear a COVID-19 Tracker on the MOM Set Photo VIDEO: Allison Janney Must Wear a COVID-19 Tracker on the MOM Set
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2021

Allison Janney shares her experience doing a virtual press tour, explains the process of filming her show Mom during the COVID-19 pandemic and compares herself to her Breaking News In Yuba County character.

BWW Exclusive: Dolly Parton Talks Equal Pay in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5 Photo BWW Exclusive: Dolly Parton Talks Equal Pay in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 8, 2021

In this brand new clip from the upcoming documentary 'Still Working 9 to 5,' Dolly Parton discusses the conditions under which she joined the cast of the 1980 classic film.

Center Theatre Group Raises Over $700,000 From RWQUARANTUNES Fundraising Event Photo Center Theatre Group Raises Over $700,000 From RWQUARANTUNES Fundraising Event
by Stephi Wild - Feb 5, 2021

Center Theatre Group has announced it raised over $700,000 through its RWQuarantunes fundraising event.

VIDEO: Dolly Parton Reworks '9 to 5' for New Super Bowl Ad Photo VIDEO: Dolly Parton Reworks '9 to 5' for New Super Bowl Ad
by Stage Tube - Feb 2, 2021

'9 to 5' star and musical composer Dolly Parton reworked the classic song for a Squarespace Super Bowl commercial

VIDEO: Bridget Everett Talks About Scoring Her Own HBO Show on THE TONIGHT SHOW Photo VIDEO: Bridget Everett Talks About Scoring Her Own HBO Show on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2021

Bridget Everett spills on fulfilling her lifelong dream of scoring her own HBO show, talks about working with Allison Janney and Wanda Sykes on Breaking News in Yuba County and shares how proud she is of her puppy for becoming a movie star.

VIDEO: Allison Janney Talks MOM, THE WEST WING Text Chain Photo VIDEO: Allison Janney Talks MOM, THE WEST WING Text Chain
by Stage Tube - Jan 22, 2021

Allison talks about her sitcom ‚ÄúMom,‚ÄĚ getting tested 7-8 times a week for COVID because of kissing scenes, staying in touch with the cast of ‚ÄúThe West Wing,‚ÄĚ her new movie Breaking News in Yuba County, and since she has been in so many movies and TV shows - we play a round of ‚ÄúWas I in It?‚ÄĚ

Jeremy Jordan, Ashley Spencer, Santino Fontana, Christy Altomare, and More Join The S Photo Jeremy Jordan, Ashley Spencer, Santino Fontana, Christy Altomare, and More Join The Seth Concert Series Lineup
by Team BWW - Jan 19, 2021

Jeremy Jordan, Ashley Spencer, Santino Fontana, and Christy Altomare are the latest Broadway stars to join Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, and Jessica Vosk on The Seth Rudetsky Concert Series!

Jessica Vosk Brings All New Show To THE SETH CONCERT SERIES January 24 Photo Jessica Vosk Brings All New Show To THE SETH CONCERT SERIES January 24
by Team BWW - Jan 15, 2021

Jessica Vosk is the latest Broadway star to join The Seth Concert Series!

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