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Actor

Amy
Brenneman

Theater credits include: Cornerstone Theater (Juliet, Clytemnestra, Natasha in Three Sisters), CSC Rep, Lincoln Center, LA Theater Works, South Coast Rep, Yale Rep (title role in Brecht’s St Joan of the Stockyard) and most recently Rapture, Blister, Burn at Playwrights Horizons where she originated the role of Catherine Croll. Amy created, executive produced, and starred in Judging Amy (3 Golden Globe nominations, 3 Emmy nominations, SA G nomination, People’s Choice nomination, Producer’s Guild nomination, two TV Guide awards). Other TV: NYPD Blue (SA G Award, 2 Emmy nominations), Frasier (episode won an Emmy Award for writing) and most recently starred as Dr. Violet Turner for six seasons on Private Practice. Amy wrote and starred in Mouth Wide Open at the American Repertory Theater, and directed the documentary The Way the World Should Be about special education in America. Films include: Heat, Your Friends and Neighbors, Casper, The Jane Austen Book Club, Daylight, Nine Lives, Mother and Child, the upcoming Look of Love and the upcoming Words and Pictures opposite Clive Owen. Amy stars in the new drama The Leftovers on HBO.