Dana Ivey

Dana Ivey

  • Born on
    • August 12th, 1941
Dana Ivey was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She decided at age six that she wanted to act, and throughout school she pursued it. She majored in theatre at Rollins College in Florida. She received a grant to study drama in England at the London Academy of Music and Art. She has received critical acclaim on the stage, winning many honors, such as a Tony Nomination, an Outer Critics award, a Drama Desk Award. She has appeared on such television shows as "Law & Order" (1990) and "Frasier" (1993). She currently lives in New York City. IMDb Mini Biography By: Matt Dicker

Starring Dana Ivey on Plex


Acting (32 Credits)

2018Ocean's Eight as Diana
2017The Leisure Seeker as Lillian
2013Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight as Mrs. Paige
2011The Help as Gracie Higginbotham
2009Did You Hear About the Morgans? as Trish Pinger
2008Ghost Town as Marjorie Pickthall
2007Broken English as Elinor Gregory
2007Rush Hour 3 as Sister Agnes
2003Legally Blonde 2 as Congresswoman Libby Hauser
2002Two Weeks Notice as Ruth Kelson
2002Orange County as Vera Gantner
2000The Kid as Dr. Suzanne Alexander
1999A Lesson Before Dying as Edna Guidry
1999Walking Across Egypt as Beatrice Vernon
1999Mumford as Mrs. Crisp
1998Simon Birch as Grandmother Wenteworth
1998The Impostors as Mrs. Essendine
1995Sabrina as Mack
1995The Scarlet Letter as Meredith Stonehall
1993Guilty as Sin as Judge Tompkins
1993The Adventures of Huck Finn as Widow Douglas
1993Addams Family Values as Margaret Addams
1993Sleepless in Seattle as Claire
1992Home Alone 2: Lost in New York as Desk Clerk
1991The Addams Family as Margaret Alford / Margaret Addams
1990Postcards from the Edge as Wardrobe Mistress
1988Dirty Rotten Scoundrels as Mrs. Reed
1988Another Woman as Engagement Party Guest
1986Sunday In the Park With George as Yvonne / Naomi
1986Heartburn as Wedding Speaker
1985Explorers as Mrs. Müller
1985The Color Purple as Miss Millie


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