Nora Dunn

BirthDay:

29 Apr 1952

BirthPlace:

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Bio:

Nora Dunn got her start working at the famous Second City comedy troupe, where she was eventually spotted by Saturday Night Live (1975) casting directors, and she joined the SNL cast (among them Joan Cusack, Robert Downey Jr., Anthony Michael Hall, Jon Lovitz, Dennis Miller, Randy Quaid, Terry Sweeney, Danitra Vance, A. Whitney Brown and Al Franken) in the era that is generally considered the "Dark Years" in the history of SNL.

Dunn graduated from the Art institute of Chicago and also studied at the Jean Sheldon Acting Workshop in San Francisco. In addition to her roles on television and film, she performs her critically acclaimed one-woman show in theaters around the country. She recently completed a screenplay that she will direct and is the author of a book, "Nobody's Rib".
Filmography

Actor ( 107 credits )

Dude (2016)
A Light Beneath Their Feet (2015) Dr. Krolly
Entourage (2015) Dr. Deanne Emily Marcus
iZombie (2015) (1 episode, 2015)
Chicago Med (2015)  Daniel's Doctor (1 episode, 2016)
Best Friends Whenever (2015)  Janet Smythe (6 episodes, 2015-2016)
Life in Pieces (2015)  Carol (1 episode, 2016)
Grace and Frankie (2015)  Dr. Rossmore (1 episode, 2016)
Sirens (2014)  Bridget (1 episode, 2014)
Mulaney (2014)  Mrs. Mulaney / ... (2 episodes, 2014)
Girlfriend's Guide to Divorce (2014)  Amanda (1 episode, 2015)
The Guilt Trip (2012) Amy
LOL (2012) Emily's Mother
3, 2, 1... Frankie Go Boom (2012) Mom (Karen)
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012)  Joyce Berman (1 episode, 2012)
The Neighbors (2012)  Linda (1 episode, 2013)
Franklin & Bash (2011)  Judge Clemons (1 episode, 2013)
Harry's Law (2011)  Judge Sandra Killiam (1 episode, 2011)
New Girl (2011)  Louise (3 episodes, 2015-2016)
Hot in Cleveland (2010)  Elizabeth / ... (1 episode, 2014)
The Defenders (2010)  Amber Max (1 episode, 2010)
It's Complicated (2009) Sally
Archie's Final Project (2009) Gretchen Williams
The Answer Man (2009) Terry Fraser
Pineapple Express (2008) Shannon
Certifiably Jonathan (2007) Herself - Medium
Private Practice (2007)  Dr. Ginsberg (1 episode, 2010)
Pushing Daisies (2007)  Blanche Ramora (1 episode, 2009)
Samantha Who? (2007)  Cheryl (1 episode, 2009)
Aliens in America (2007)  Sandy Shermer (1 episode, 2008)
Southland Tales (2006) Cyndi Pinziki
Pucked (2006) Leona
The Darwin Awards (2006) Mrs. Pearlman
Psych (2006)  Eve Asher (1 episode, 2010)
Shark (2006)  Gretchen Curbow (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (2005) Girl Group Member
Love for Rent (2005) Helen Bauman
The Civilization of Maxwell Bright (2005) Mary Jane
Criminal Minds (2005)  Lauren (1 episode, 2009)
Bones (2005)  Tess Brown (1 episode, 2013)
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)  Donna (1 episode, 2009)
Numb3rs (2005)  Susan Stone (1 episode, 2008)
Stacked (2005)  Lynn (1 episode, 2005)
Three Moons Over Milford (2005)  Michelle Graybar (9 episodes, 2006)
Laws of Attraction (2004) Judge Abramovitz
Paper Cut (2004) Katherine
November (2004) Dr. Fayn
Entourage (2004)  Dr. Marcus (6 episodes, 2006-2011)
Boston Legal (2004)  Attorney Cynthia Rhodes (2 episodes, 2007-2008)
LAX (2004) (1 episode, 2005)
Runaway Jury (2003) Stella Hulic
Out of Time (2003) Dr. Donovan
Bruce Almighty (2003) Ally Loman
The Hebrew Hammer (2003) Mrs. Carver
Die, Mommie, Die! (2003) Shatzi Van Allen
Wild Card (2003)  Sammie (1 episode, 2004)
Storm Watch (2002) Rose Chase
Cherish (2002) Bell
CSI: Miami (2002)  Kidnap Executive Rhonda (1 episode, 2003)
Max Keeble's Big Move (2001) Lily Keeble
Zoolander (2001) British Designer
What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001) Lutetia Fairbanks
Heartbreakers (2001) Miss Madress
Weakest Link (2001)  Herself (1 episode, 2001)
The Chronicle (2001)  Dr. Gorham (1 episode, 2001)
The Test (2001)  Herself - Panelist (1 episode)
What Planet Are You From? (2000) Madeline
As Told by Ginger (2000)  Coach Candace / ... (1 episode, 2009)
Three Kings (1999) Adriana Cruz
Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999) Colleen Douglas, State Pagent
Demo Reel: A Tragedy in 10 Minutes (1999) Phyllis
Swap Meet (1999)
Futurama (1999)  Morgan Proctor (1 episode, 2000)
Curb Your Enthusiasm (1999)  CBS Executive (1 episode, 2001)
Chicken Soup for the Soul (1999)  Mrs. Shaw (1 episode, 2000)
The Thin Pink Line (1998) Sandy Delongpre
Air Bud: Golden Receiver (1998) Natalya
Bulworth (1998) Missy Berliner, Reporter
The Wild Thornberrys (1998)  Female Officer / ... (2 episodes, 1999)
Histeria! (1998)  Lydia Karaoke / ... (11 episodes, 1998-2000)
Just Shoot Me! (1997)  Naomi (1 episode, 2003)
Extreme Ghostbusters (1997)  Lilith (1 episode, 1997)
The Roseanne Show (1997)  Crystal Lynn Pickett (2 episodes, 1998)
George & Leo (1997)  Dean Shirley Martin (1 episode, 1998)
Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)  Helen (1 episode, 1997)
The Last Supper (1995) Sheriff Alice Stanley
The Outer Limits (1995)  Laura Sinclair (1 episode, 2002)
Pinky and the Brain (1995)  Precious (1 episode, 1998)
Cybill (1995)  Dr. Walker (1 episode, 1997)
I Love Trouble (1994) Lindy
Rebel Highway (1994)  Margo Doyle (1 episode, 1994)
Born Yesterday (1993) Cynthia Schreiber, NPR Talk Show Host
The X-Files (1993)  JoAnne Fletcher (2 episodes, 1998)
The Nanny (1993)  Dr. Reynolds / ... (8 episodes, 1996-1999)
Passion Fish (1992) Ti-Marie
Stepping Out (1991) Pam
Walking the Dog (1991)
Sisters (1991)  Norma Lear (19 episodes, 1993-1996)
Civil Wars (1991)  Madeline Lobell (1 episode, 1992)
Miami Blues (1990) Ellita Sanchez
Law & Order (1990)  Rosalie Schaffner (1 episode, 2006)
Get a Life (1990)  Irma (1 episode, 1991)
How I Got Into College (1989) Francine Bauer, SAT Coach
Working Girl (1988) Ginny
Saturday Night Live (1975)  Various / ... (90 episodes, 1985-1990)
Saturday Night at the Movies (1974)  Herself (2007)
Today (1952)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)

Writer ( 1 credit )

Sisters (1991) (1 episode, 1996)