Megan Gallagher

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Megan Gallagher
Born (1960-02-06) February 6, 1960 (age 55)
Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Education Juilliard School (1982)
Occupation Actress
Years active 1984–present

Megan Gallagher (born February 6, 1960) is an American actress. Her best-known roles are probably as Garry Shandling's wife on the HBO comedy The Larry Sanders Show (1992–1995), and as Catherine Black, wife of Frank Black (Lance Henriksen) on the TV series Millennium (1996–1999).

Early life and education[edit]

Gallagher was born in Reading, Pennsylvania and grew up in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania. Her mother, Aileen Gallagher, was a model.[1] Megan trained at the Juilliard School, where her classmates in 1982 included Penny Johnson, Jack Kenny, Jack Stehlin, and Lorraine Toussaint.[2]



She had been a regular on Hill Street Blues (1986–1987), The Slap Maxwell Story (1987–1988), China Beach (1988–1989), Pacific Station (1991–1992), and Nowhere Man (1995–1996). Other credits include L.A. Law, ER, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Voyager, American Dreams, The Mentalist, and The Larry Sanders Show as Larry's second ex-wife during season one, with one more appearance during the 53rd episode of the series. She also had a brief appearance during season six of 24.


Gallagher starred on Broadway in Aaron Sorkin's A Few Good Men. Recently, she portrayed "Harper" in Angels In America on Broadway.


In 2010, she appeared in the independent film Alyce.

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