November 27, 1969 |
Orange County, California, U.S.
Marvel appeared in many stage productions throughout her career. She has won Obie Awards for her work in Thérèse Raquin, Hedda Gabler, A Streetcar Named Desire and Misalliance She returned to the role she originated Off-Broadway of Brooke Wyeth in Other Desert Cities, which was played by Rachel Griffiths in its Broadway premiere. In 2009, for her performance in Fifty Words, she was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play.
In film, Marvel has appeared in True Grit as the adult Mattie Ross, and in Burn After Reading, directed by the Coen brothers. She also appears in the The Bourne Legacy, Lincoln and Hyde Park on Hudson.
On television Marvel is best known for her regular role as Nancy Parras in CBS series The District (2000–04). She played recurring roles in Lights Out, Law & Order, Nurse Jackie and Person of Interest, and guest-starred on 30 Rock, The Good Wife and The Newsroom. In 2013 she was cast as lead role of CW's family drama pilot Blink opposite John Benjamin Hickey. Marvel has been most recently noted for portraying Heather Dunbar in Netflix's political drama House of Cards.
She married Bill Camp on September 4, 2004; the couple has one child.
|2000||Ten Hundred Kings||Caroline Shepard|
|2005||The Dying Gaul||Kelli Cartonis|
|2008||The Guitar||Ma Wilder|
|2008||Pretty Bird||Tonya Honeycutt|
|2008||Synecdoche, New York||Warehouse Realtor|
|2008||Burn After Reading||Sandy Pfarrer|
|2009||A Dog Year||Margo|
|2009||Love and Other Impossible Pursuits||Pia|
|2010||Holy Rollers||Elka Gold|
|2010||Goldstar, Ohio||Edie Deyarmin||Short film|
|2010||True Grit||40-Year-Old Mattie Ross||Narrator|
|2012||The Bourne Legacy||Dr. Connie Dowd|
|2012||Hyde Park on Hudson||Missy|
|2012||Living in the Age of Surveillance||Alicia Corwin|
|2014||A Most Violent Year||Mrs. Rose|
|1998||Homicide: Life on the Street||Amy Marshall||1 episode|
|1998||A Will of Their Own||Diana||TV mini-series|
|1999||New York Undercover||Eve Flemming||1 episode|
|2000–2004||The District||Det. Nancy Parras||88 episodes|
|2001, 2005||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Jenny Hendry / Sylvia Moon||2 episodes|
|2009||30 Rock||Emily||1 episode|
|2008–2009||Law & Order||Attorney Grubman||2 episodes|
|2009||The Good Wife||Lauren Chatham||1 episode|
|2009||American Masters: The Woman Behind "Little Women"||Louisa May Alcott - adult||1 episode|
|2009–2010||Nurse Jackie||Ginny Flynn||3 episodes|
|2011||Lights Out||Margaret Leary||9 episodes|
|2012||Person of Interest||Alicia Corwin||5 episodes|
|2012||The Newsroom||Sharon||1 episode|
|2010–2012, 2014||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Rita Calhoun||4 episodes|
|2013||White Collar||Dr. Mara Summers||1 episode|
|2014- present||House of Cards||Heather Dunbar||13 episodes|
|2014||Elementary||Cassandra Walker||1 episode|
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- Elizabeth Marvel at the Internet Movie Database
- Elizabeth Marvel at the Internet Broadway Database
- Elizabeth Marvel at the Internet Off-Broadway Database