People similar to or like Allison Janney

American actress. Wikipedia

  • American actress who has received numerous nominations and has won multiple awards, including an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, six Critics' Choice Awards, seven Screen Actors Guild Awards, seven Primetime Emmy Awards, two Drama Desk Awards and two nominations for the Tony Award. After numerous years of minor supporting roles in films and television, Janney's breakthrough came with her portrayal of C. J. Cregg on the NBC political drama The West Wing, which earned her four Primetime Emmy Awards, four Screen Actors Guild Awards, and four nominations for the Golden Globe Award. Wikipedia

  • Viola Davis

    American actress and producer. Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and two Tony Awards, she is the first African-American to achieve the "Triple Crown of Acting". Wikipedia

  • Stockard Channing

    American actress. Known for playing Betty Rizzo in the film Grease and First Lady Abbey Bartlet in the NBC television series The West Wing (1999–2006). Wikipedia

  • Toni Collette

    Australian actress, producer, and singer-songwriter. Known for her work in independent films as well as supporting roles in feature films, for which she has received numerous accolades. Wikipedia

  • Meryl Streep

    American actress and singer. Particularly known for her versatility and accents. Wikipedia

  • Cynthia Nixon

    American actress and activist. For her portrayal of Miranda Hobbes in the HBO series Sex and the City (1998–2004), she won the 2004 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Wikipedia

  • Jessica Lange

    American actress. 13th actress to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting, having won two Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, and a Tony Award, along with a Screen Actors Guild Award and five Golden Globe Awards. Wikipedia

  • Christine Baranski

    American actress and singer. 15-time Emmy Award nominee, winning once in 1995 for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Maryann Thorpe in the sitcom Cybill . Wikipedia

  • Kristin Chenoweth

    American actress and singer, with credits in musical theatre, film and television. In 1999, she won a Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown on Broadway. Wikipedia

  • Alfre Woodard

    American actress, producer, and political activist. She has been named one of the most versatile and accomplished actors of her generation. Wikipedia

  • Felicity Huffman

    American actress. Recipient of numerous accolades including a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and has been nominated for an Oscar. Wikipedia

  • Jean Smart

    American actress. After beginning her career in regional theater in the Pacific Northwest, she appeared on Broadway in 1981, as Marlene Dietrich in the biographical play Piaf. Wikipedia

  • Ellen Burstyn

    American actress. Recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and a Tony Award, one of the few performers to achieve the "Triple Crown of Acting." Wikipedia

  • Jane Lynch

    American actress, voice actress, singer, author, and comedian. Best known for her starring role as Sue Sylvester in the Fox musical comedy series Glee , which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award. Wikipedia

  • Kathy Bates

    American actress and director. Academy Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and two Golden Globe Awards. Wikipedia

  • Glenn Close

    American actress and producer. Recipient of numerous awards, including three Primetime Emmy Awards, three Tony Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards. Wikipedia

  • Dianne Wiest

    American actress. She has twice won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, for the Woody Allen films Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) and Bullets over Broadway (1994), and appeared in three other films by Allen: The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985), Radio Days (1987), and September (1987). Wikipedia

  • Nicole Kidman

    American-Australian actress, singer, and producer. Academy Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and five Golden Globe Awards. Wikipedia

  • Claire Danes

    American actress. Recipient of three Primetime Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Wikipedia

  • Frances McDormand

    American actress and producer. Recipient of numerous accolades, including two Academy Awards, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and a Tony Award, one of the few performers to achieve the "Triple Crown of Acting." Wikipedia

  • Mary-Louise Parker

    American actress and writer. After making her stage debut as Rita in a Broadway production of Craig Lucas's Prelude to a Kiss in 1990 (for which she received a Tony Award nomination), Parker came to prominence for film roles in Grand Canyon (1991), Fried Green Tomatoes (1991), The Client (1994), Bullets over Broadway (1994), Boys on the Side (1995), The Portrait of a Lady (1996), and The Maker (1997). Wikipedia

  • Lisa Kudrow

    American actress, comedian, writer, singer, and producer. After making appearances in several 1980s television sitcoms, Kudrow came to international prominence in the 1990s portraying Phoebe Buffay in the American sitcom Friends, which earned her Primetime Emmy and Screen Actors Guild awards. Wikipedia

  • Julianne Moore

    American actress and author. Especially known for her portrayals of emotionally troubled women in both independent and blockbuster films. Wikipedia

  • Cicely Tyson

    American actress and fashion model. In a career spanning more than seven decades, she became known for her portrayal of strong African-American women. Wikipedia

  • Octavia Spencer

    American actress, author, and producer. Recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards. Wikipedia

  • Kathy Baker

    American actress. Baker began her career in theatre and made her screen debut in the 1983 drama film, The Right Stuff. Wikipedia

  • Patricia Arquette

    American actress. Recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Wikipedia

  • Margo Martindale

    American character actress who has appeared on television, film, and onstage. In 2011, she won a Primetime Emmy Award and a Critics' Choice Television Award for her recurring role as Mags Bennett on Justified. Wikipedia

  • Sally Field

    American actress and director. Recipient of various accolades, including two Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and nominations for a Tony Award, and two British Academy Film Awards. Wikipedia

  • Bobby Cannavale

    American actor known for various stage, television, and film roles, including regular or recurring roles in Third Watch, Boardwalk Empire, Vinyl, Will & Grace, Mr. Robot, and Master of None. Cannavale had a recurring role on the NBC comedy series Will & Grace as Will Truman's long-term boyfriend Officer Vincent "Vince" D'Angelo, for which he won the 2005 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series. Wikipedia

Sentences

Sentences forAllison Janney

This will create an email alert.  Stay up to date on result for: Allison Janney