Jean Smart

13 Sep 1951

Actor

Jean E. Smart (born September 13, 1951) is an American film, television, and stage actress. She is known for her comedic roles, one of the best known being her role as Charlene Frazier Stillfield on the CBS sitcom Designing Women. She later gained critical acclaim for dramatic work, with her portrayal of Martha Logan on 24. Smart recently appeared as Regina Newly on the ABC sitcom Samantha Who? from 2007 to 2009, another comedic role which garnered the actress an Emmy Award in 2008, and was cast as Hawaii Governor Pat Jameson in the first season of the CBS-TV remake of Hawaii Five-0.

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Filmography (29 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···A Simple Favor
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Mrs. McLanden)
(movie, 2016)
···The Accountant
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Rita Blackburn)
(movie, 2014)
···Miss Meadows
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mother Meadows)
(movie, 2013)
···When Calls the Heart
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Frances Tunnecliffe)
(movie, 2012)
···Hope Springs
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Eileen, Kay's Friend)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as HRH Camilla)
(movie, 2010)
···Life As We Know It
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Helen Berenson)
(movie, 2008)
···Hero Wanted
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Melanie McQueen)
(movie, 2005)
···Kim Possible: So the drama
Genre: Adventure, Animation
Role: Actor (as Dr. Ann Possible)
(movie, 2004)
···I Heart Huckabees
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Hooten)
(movie, 2004)
···Garden State
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Carol)
(movie, 2004)
···A Very Married Christmas
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ellen Griffin)
(movie, 2003)
···Bringing Down The House
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Kate Sanderson)
(movie, 2003)
···Audrey's Rain
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Audrey Walker)
(movie, 2000)
···The Kid
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Deirdre Lefever)
(movie, 2000)
···Snow Day
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Laura Brandston)
(movie, 2000)
···The Man Who Came to Dinner
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lorraine Sheldon)
(movie, 1999)
···Forever Fabulous
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Loreli Daly)
(movie, 1999)
···Guinevere
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Deborah Sloane)
(movie, 1998)
···A Change of Heart
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Elaine Marshall)
(movie, 1996)
···Undue Influence
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Dana Colby)
(movie, 1995)
···The Brady Bunch Movie
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Dena Dittmeyer)
(movie, 1994)
···The Yarn Princess
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Margaret Thomas)
(movie, 1994)
···The Yearling
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor (as Ora Baxter)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Biography
Role: Actor (as Aileen Wuornos)
(movie, 1991)
···A Seduction in Travis County
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Karen)
(movie, 1991)
···Locked Up: A Mother's Rage
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Cathy)
(movie, 1987)
···Project X
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dr. Criswell)