Madeleine Stowe

Madeleine Stowe

  • Highest Rated: 95% Short Cuts (1993)
  • Lowest Rated: 9% Bad Girls (1994)
  • Birthday: Aug 18, 1958
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Born to a father with Dutch, German and English ancestry and to a mother who came from a prominent political family in Costa Rica. At age 10, she began taking piano lessons with the intention of becoming a concert pianist. She quit after the death of her piano teacher. Before becoming famous, pretended to be a reporter in order to engineer a meeting with John Travolta. Discovered by Richard Dreyfuss' agent, who spotted her handing out programmes during one of his theatre performances. In order to land her first acting job, she fabricated a resume which included made-up play titles. Met husband Brian Benben in 1980 on the set of The Gangster Chronicles. Won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the 1993 independent film, Short Cuts. Included in People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People list in 1994 and 2012. On the board of directors for the fund-raising organisation Artists for Peace and Justice and has made several trips to Haiti during her work with the organisation. Was nominated for the 2012 Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Television Series Drama for her role as Victoria Grayson, one of the lead characters in the ABC drama series, Revenge.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

No Score Yet Unbound Captives Screenwriter Director 2013
No Score Yet The Christmas Hope Patricia Addison 2009
17% Octane (Pulse) Senga 2004
No Score Yet Making 'Avenging Angelo' Jennifer Barrett Allieghieri 2003
63% We Were Soldiers Julie $78.1M 2002
22% Impostor Maya $5.3M 2002
13% Avenging Angelo Actor 2002
No Score Yet The Magnificent Ambersons Actor 2002
22% The General's Daughter Warrant Officer Sara Sunhill 1999
60% Playing by Heart Gracie 1998
11% The Proposition Eleanor Barret 1998
89% Twelve Monkeys (12 Monkeys) Dr. Kathryn Railly 1995
9% Bad Girls Cody Zamora 1994
40% China Moon Rachel Munro 1994
63% Blink Emma Brody 1994
95% Short Cuts Sherri Shepard 1993
13% Another Stakeout Maria 1993
95% The Last of the Mohicans Cora 1992
73% Unlawful Entry Karen Carr 1992
44% Closet Land Victim 1991
38% Revenge Miryea Mendez 1990
68% The Two Jakes Lillian Bodine 1990
No Score Yet Worth Winning Veronica Briskow 1989
No Score Yet Tropical Snow (Nieve tropical) Marina 1988
87% Stakeout Maria McGuire 1987
No Score Yet Amazons Dr. Sharon Fields 1984
No Score Yet The Gangster Chronicles Actor 1981
No Score Yet Beulah Land Selma Kendrick Davis 1980
No Score Yet The Deerslayer Hetty Hutter 1978
No Score Yet The Nativity Mary 1978

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

88% 12 Monkeys
2015-2018
  • 2016
  • 2015
69% Revenge
2011-2015
Victoria Grayson
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Ellen DeGeneres Show
2003
Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet The View
1997
Guest
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
Guest
  • 2012
  • 2009
65% Raines
2007
Dr. Kohl Dr. Samantha Kohl
  • 2007
No Score Yet Trapper John, M.D.
1979-1986
Cassie
  • 1981
No Score Yet Little House on the Prairie
1974-1984
Annie Crane
  • 1980
No Score Yet Revenge
Victoria Grayson

QUOTES FROM Madeleine Stowe CHARACTERS

Dr. Kathryn Railly
Cassandra in Greek legend, you recall, was condemned to know the future but to be disbelieved when she foretold it. Hence the agony of foreknowledge combined with the impotence to do anything about it.