Brigid Brannagh

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Brigid Brannagh
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Brigid Brannagh, 2011
Born Brigid E. Walsh [1]
(1972-08-03) August 3, 1972 (age 42)
San Francisco, California, U.S.
Nationality American
Other names Brigid Brannah, Brigid Brannaugh, Brigid Walsh, Brigid Conley Walsh
Occupation Actress
Years active 1988–present
Spouse(s) Justin Lyons

Brigid Brannagh (born August 3, 1972) is an American actress. She has been credited as Brigid Brannagh, Brigid Brannah, Brigid Brannaugh, Brigid Walsh, and Brigid Conley Walsh.

Early life and education[edit]

Born in San Francisco, California, Brannagh is of Irish ancestry. She grew up in big family being the fourth child of nine. Around the age of thirteen she started auditioning.[2]

Career[edit]

She is a frequent guest star on various television programs, including a recurring role on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, playing serial felon Tammy Felton in the first and second seasons. She starred in Kindred: The Embraced and Over There. She also had the recurring role of Virginia Bryce, Wesley Wyndam-Pryce's girlfriend, during the second season of Angel.

In 1999, Brannagh guest starred on a season 2 episode of the TV series Charmed ("That Old Black Magic") as an evil witch named Tuatha.

In 2007, she landed a role in the Lifetime series Army Wives, in which she portrayed Pamela Moran for six seasons until Spring 2012.

She starred in Hallmark movie Crush on You, which aired in June 2011 and in independent movie Not That Funny.[2]

Soon after leaving Army Wives, Brannagh joined the cast of the upcoming ABC drama series Gilded Lillys as Elizabeth, the matriarch of the Lily family. The show began filming in March 2012 in Boston after being ordered in late January. Gilded Lillys was created and produced by Shonda Rhimes.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Brannagh lives in Los Angeles, California with her husband Justin Lyons.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Film Role Notes
1988 The Wrong Guys Louie's sister Credited as Brigid Walsh
1993 Quest of the Delta Knights Thena Credited as Brigid Conley Walsh
1998 The Man in the Iron Mask Molly Pichon Credited as Brigid Brannah, alternative title: The Mask of Dumas
1999 The Fair Maggie
2002 Life Without Dick Ivy Gallagher O'Reilly
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1989 Jake and the Fatman Cheryl Thompson 1 episode
1990 Doogie Howser, M.D. Suzie Berlooty 1 episode
1990–1992 True Colors Katie Davis Credited as Brigid Conley Walsh
1993 Rio Shannon Television movie, credited as Brigid Conley Walsh
The Day My Parents Ran Away Melanie Hope Television movie, credited as Brigid Conley Walsh
1994 NYPD Blue Sandy 1 episode
ER Jamie Hendricks 1 episode
1995 American Gothic Poppy Bowen 1 episode, credited as Brigid Walsh
1996 Kindred: The Embraced Sasha 6 episodes, credited as Brigid Walsh
Touched by an Angel Alison Miller 1 episode
1997 Sliders Erin 1 episode
The Inheritance Ida Glenshaw Television movie, alternative title: Louisa May Alcott's The Inheritance
Chicago Sons Melinda 3 episodes
Roar Shannon 1 episode
1997–1998 Brooklyn South Emmeline "Emily" Flannagan 4 episodes
1998 Veronica's Closet Perry's Girlfriend 1 episode, credited as Brigid Conley Walsh
Ally McBeal Paula 1 episode
Dharma & Greg Donna 2 episodes
Hyperion Bay Claire 2 episodes, credited as Brigid Conley Walsh
1999 Legacy Molly 5 episodes, credited as Brigid Conley Walsh
Charmed Tuatha 1 episode
2000 Diagnosis: Murder Jill Hoving 1 episode
Early Edition Lily Archer 1 episode
Bull Sister Kate 1 episode
The West Wing Harriet 1 episode
2000–2001 Angel Virginia Bryce 4 episodes
2001 Citizen Baines Makeup Artist 3 episodes
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Tammy Felton 2 episodes
2002 Philly Shelly Brower 1 episode
Just Shoot Me! Ruth 1 episode
The Division Jessica Billings 1 episode
2003 Strong Medicine Abby 1 episode
Star Trek: Enterprise Ruby 1 episode
2004 24 Kathy McCartney 1 episode
Without a Trace Stephanie Boothe 1 episode
2005 Cold Case Tina Bream 1998 1 episode, credited as Brigid Conley Walsh
NCIS Catherine Reynolds 1 episode
Over There Vanessa Dumphy 11 episodes
2006 Falling in Love with the Girl Next Door Angela Television movie
Standoff Karen 1 episode
2007 K-Ville Wanda 1 episode
2007–2012 Army Wives Pamela Moran 85 episodes (seasons 1-6)
2010 Next Stop Murder Molly Television movie
2011 A Crush on You Charley Anderson Television movie
2011 Criminal Minds Monica Kingston 1 episode
2012 Leverage Caroline Cowan 1 episode
2013 Cult Anabelle Creusen 1 episode
2014 Grimm Sara Fisher 1 Episode

References[edit]

  1. ^ Birth name according to the State of California. California Birth Index, 1905-1995. Center for Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California. At Ancestry.com & FamilyTreeLegends.com
  2. ^ a b Thomas, Rachel. "An Interview with Brigid Brannagh (Pamela, 'Army Wives')". About.com. The New York Times Company. Retrieved August 13, 2012. 
  3. ^ Lacey Rose (February 24, 2012). "Shonda Rhimes' 'Gilded Lilys' Fills Out Cast With 'Mad Men,' 'Homeland' Actors". The Hollywood Reporter. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved March 9, 2012. 

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