Patti LuPone

Patti LuPone

  • Born on
    • April 21st, 1949
Patti Ann LuPone (born April 21, 1949) is an American actress and singer, who is best known for her work in stage musicals. She has won two Grammy Awards, two Tony Awards, and two Olivier Awards. She is also a 2006 American Theater Hall of Fame inductee. On television, LuPone played Lady Bird Johnson in the 1987 TV movie, LBJ: The Early Years, starred in the drama series Life Goes On (1989–1993) and received Emmy Award nominations for the TV movie The Song Spinner (1995) and her guest role in the sitcom Frasier (1998). In the 1990s she had a recurring role as defense attorney Ruth Miller on Law & Order. She also had recurring roles in two Ryan Murphy FX series, the thriller American Horror Story: Coven (2013–2014) and the drama Pose (2019), as well as on Murphy's Hollywood on Netflix. She guest starred in Penny Dreadful (2014–2016) before returning in a lead role. She voices the character Yellow Diamond in the animated series Steven Universe (2013–2019) and its epilogue series Steven Universe Future (2019–2020). She also appeared on The CW comedy Crazy Ex-Girlfriend as Rabbi Shari (2017). LuPone appeared in the Oscar-winning films Witness (1985) and Driving Miss Daisy (1989) and also was featured in State and Main (2000), Parker (2013), and The Comedian (2016). LuPone has a mezzo-soprano vocal range, and she is famous for her strong/high "Broadway" belt singing voice. In a 2008 interview, she maintained that she was "an actor who sings", and thankful she "had a voice"

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Acting (23 Credits)

2020Hollywood as Avis Amberg
2019Steven Universe: The Movie as Yellow Diamond (voice)
2019Last Christmas as Joyce
2016The Comedian as Florence Berkowitz
2014Penny Dreadful as Dr. Seward
2013Parker as Ascension
2011Union Square as Lucia
2011Company as Joanne
2002City by the Sea as Maggie
2002Monday Night Mayhem as Emmy Cosell
2001Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street in Concert as Nellie Lovett
2001Heist as Betty Croft
2000State and Main as Sherry Bailey
1999Just Looking as Sylvia Levine Polinsky
1999The 24 Hour Woman as Joan Marshall
1999Summer of Sam as Helen
1999Bonanno: A Godfather's Story as Miss C. Canzinarra
1989Driving Miss Daisy as Florine Werthan
1989Life Goes On as Elizabeth 'Libby' Thacher
1986Wise Guys as Wanda Valentini
1985Witness as Elaine
1982Fighting Back as Lisa D'Angelo
19791941 as Lydia Hedberg


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