Eagan at a party in New York, 2011
November 4, 1979
Brooklyn, New York
Daisy Eagan (born November 4, 1979) is an American actress.
In 1991 she won the
Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical for playing Mary Lennox in . At eleven years old, she is the youngest female actress to win a Tony to date (as of 2011), and is the second youngest person to win a Tony ( The Secret Garden Frankie Michaels was ten when he won his Tony for ). Mame
She was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical and an Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Actress in a Musical for the role. She is also the recipient of the 2005 La Weekly Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for her work in
with The Blank Theater Company. The Wild Party
Her film work includes
, Losing Isaiah and Ripe . She has appeared on television in episodes of Tony n' Tina's Wedding , Without a Trace , The Unit , and Ghost Whisperer , among other shows. Numb3rs
Personal life [ edit ]
Eagan is an alumna of
Bard College at Simon's Rock. She studied psychology and creative writing at Antioch University in Los Angeles. In 2003, she married Patrick Comer, a financial consultant; they divorced in 2006.
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