|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute |
|Born:||8 February 1953||Newport, Arkansas, USA|
|Known As:||Lynda Dummar||"Melvin and Howard" (1980)|
|Trivia:||Is 5' 8" tall.|
|Mother of Lilly McDowell (b. 1981) and Charlie McDowell (b. 1983).|
|Discovered by Jack Nicholson in the reception room of Paramount's NY office.|
|When she lived in a Manhattan apartment, her next door neighbor|
was Steve Martin.
|(1981) Won Best Actress in a Supporting Role Oscar for:|
"Melvin and Howard" (1980).
|(1988) Nominated for an Emmy Award - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries|
or a Special for: "The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank" (1988)(TV).
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|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Mary Steenburgen Filmography.|
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Some fellow TV/Movie cast members:
Alyssa Milano Blake Lively Brent Spiner Danny DeVito
Edie Falco Jack Nicholson Jodie Foster John Belushi Johnny Depp Laura Dern
Lea Thompson Madeline Kahn Mariska Hargitay Michelle Pfeiffer Rose Byrne Tom Hanks