September 22, 1975 |
Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Alan Ruck (m. 2008)|
Mireille Enos (born September 22, 1975) is an American actress, best known for roles as Kathy and JoDean Marquart (twins) on the HBO drama series Big Love (2007–2010), as Sarah Linden on the AMC series The Killing (2011–present) and as Karin Lane in World War Z (2013). In 2014 she played a supporting role in Sabotage.
Early life and education
Enos was born in Kansas City, Missouri. She is the daughter of Monique, a teacher of French, and Jon Goree Enos. Her father is American, from Texas, and is of part Scottish ancestry. Her mother is French. She moved to Houston, Texas, at the age of five, where she attended the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. Enos studied at Brigham Young University. She was raised in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, but no longer practices (her father was a missionary for the church).
Enos was in numerous television series and small film roles before landing the role of twin sisters JoDean and Kathy Marquart on HBO's Big Love in 2007 til 2010. Since 2011, she has played the lead in the AMC series The Killing as Sarah Linden, earning her nominations for an Emmy, Golden Globe, and two Saturn Awards.
She played Brad Pitt's wife, Karin Lane, in the zombie thriller film World War Z in 2013 and will appear in the upcoming film based on a true story Devil's Knot. In 2014, she will appear in Atom Egoyan's The Captive and also R. J. Cutler's If I Stay. In 2014 she played a supporting role in Sabotage.
|1994||Without Consent||Naomi||Television film|
|1996||Face of Evil||Brianne Dwyer||Television film|
|2001||Someone Like You||Yoga Instructor #1|
|2005||Chasing Leonard||Lucinda||Short film|
|2006||Falling Objects||Isobel Walker||Short film|
|2013||Gangster Squad||Connie O'Mara|
|2013||World War Z||Karen Lane|
|2013||Devil's Knot||Vicki Hutcherson|
|2013||Wild Horses||Mills||Short film|
|2014||If I Stay||Kat|
|1999||Sex and the City||Jenna||Episode: "Shortcomings"|
|2001||Education of Max Bickford, TheThe Education of Max Bickford||Carla Byrd||2 episodes|
|2003||Strong Medicine||Fern||Episode: "Speculum for a Heavyweight"|
|2004||Rescue Me||Karen||Episode: "Mom"|
|2006||Without a Trace||Jessica Lawson||Episode: "911"|
|2006||Standoff||Dana||Episode: "Man of Steele"|
|2006||Shark||Chloe Gorman||Episode: "Dial M for Monica"|
|2007||Crossing Jordan||Sandy Walsh||Episode: "Crazy Little Thing Called Love"|
|2007–2010||Big Love||JoDean Marquart / Kathy Marquart||24 episodes|
|2008||Numbers||Grace Ferraro||Episode: "End Game"|
|2008||CSI: Miami||Lucy Maddox||Episode: "Down to the Wire"|
|2008||Medium||Kelly Winters||Episode: "Drowned World"|
|2009||Lie to Me||Cheryl Ambrose||Episode: "The Better Half"|
|2009||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Julianna Morgan||Episode: "Identity Crisis"|
|2010||American Experience||Lucia Cutts||Episode: "Dolley Madison"|
|2011–2014||Killing, TheThe Killing||Sarah Linden||38 episodes
Nominated—Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series
Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama
Nominated—Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television (2012–13)
|2001||The Invention of Love||Katharine Houseman|
|2005||Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?||Honey||Nominated—Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play|
|2005||Absurd Person Singular||Eva|
Awards and nominations
|2005||Tony Awards||Best Featured Actress in a Play||Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?||Nominated|
|2011||Critics' Choice Television Awards||Best Actress in a Drama Series||The Killing||Nominated|
|Golden Globe Awards||Best Actress – Television Series Drama||Nominated|
|Primetime Emmy Awards||Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series||Nominated|
|Satellite Awards||Best Actress – Television Series Drama||Nominated|
|2012||Saturn Awards||Best Actress on Television||Nominated|
|2013||Saturn Awards||Best Actress on Television||Nominated|
- Mireille Enos - Speakeasy - WSJ
- "Most Popular E-mail Newsletter". USA Today. April 3, 2011.
- Mireille Enos Photos - Hot Pictures of Mireille Enos from The Killing - Esquire
- World War Z & The Killing star Mireille Enos: I'd rather face zombies than eat a haggis - Daily Record
- Chiarella, Tom (April 15, 2012). "Mireille Enos Is Killing Us". Esquire. Retrieved April 15, 2012.
- Avenging Angel - LA Times Magazine
- Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf at the Internet Broadway Database
- Mireille Enos Emmy Nominated
- ‘Sister Wives’ V. ‘Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills’ — Which Crazy Crew Will Snag A Critics Choice Award?
- "‘The Killing’s Mireille Enos Joins MGM’s ‘If I Stay’". deadline.com. 5 August 2013. Retrieved 29 January 2014.
- "Mireille Enos Biography". imdb.com. Retrieved 29 January 2014.
- Hibberd, James (December 15, 2011). "Golden Globe TV nominations list: 'Homeland,' 'Game of Thrones,' 'American Horror Story'". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved December 15, 2011.
- "Emmy Nominations 2011: Full List". The Hollywood Reporter. July 14, 2011. Retrieved July 14, 2011.
- Goldberg, Matt (February 29, 2012). "Saturn Award Nominations Announced; HUGO and HARRY POTTER Lead with 10 Nominations Each". Collider. Retrieved March 2, 2012.
- Mireille Enos at the Internet Movie Database
- Mireille Enos at the Internet Broadway Database
- Mireille Enos at Emmys.com