Dana Ivey

12 Aug 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.
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Filmography (19 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Ocean's Eight
Genre: Crime, Comedy, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Diana)
(movie, 2018)
···The Leisure Seeker
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lillian)
(movie, 2011)
···The Help
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Gracie Higginbotham)
(movie, 2007)
···Rush Hour 3
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sister Agnes)
(movie, 2006)
···A Very Serious Person
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Betty)
(movie, 2002)
···Two Weeks Notice
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ruth Kelson)
(movie, 2002)
···Orange County
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Vera Gantner)
(movie, 2000)
···The Kid
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Dr. Suzanne Alexander)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mack)
(movie, 1993)
···Sleepless in Seattle
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Claire Bennett)
(movie, 1993)
···Guilty as Sin
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Judge Tompkins)
(movie, 1993)
···The Adventures of Huck Finn
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Widow Douglas)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure, Crime
Role: Actor (as Desk Clerk)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lois Jurgens)
(movie, 1991)
···The Addams Family
Genre: Horror, Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Margaret Alford · Margaret Addams)
(movie, 1988)
···Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Reed)
Genre: Music
Role: Actor (as Yvonne · Naomi Eisen)
(movie, 1985)
7.8The Color Purple
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Miss Millie)
(movie, 1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Müller)