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|Born||Suzanne Rossell Cryer
January 13, 1967
Rochester, New York, U.S.
Cryer was born in Rochester, New York. She graduated from Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Connecticut and then attended Yale University where she attained a degree in English Literature. She then went on to study for a Masters Degree from the Yale School of Drama. During this time she spent a summer performing at the Utah Shakespeare Festival where her roles included Rosalind in "As You Like It", and Anne in "Richard III".
After graduation, she appeared at Hartford Stage in "The Rivals", Baltimore Center Stage in "Don Juan" and began making guest appearances on television shows. She won critical acclaim for her performance in the premiere of Donald Margulies' two-person play "Collected Stories" at Southcoast Repertory Theater.
She then went on to film Wag the Dog while simultaneously performing in the West coast premiere of Arcadia at the Mark Taper Forum. Her next major role was that of Josie in Neil Simon's Proposals which began at the Ahmanson Theater in Los Angeles and then toured the country before arriving on Broadway at the Broadhurst Theater.
In recent years she returned to theater to play Tracy Lord in "The Philadelphia Story" at Hartford Stage and appeared in Chris Shin's play "What Didn't Happen" at Playwright's Horizon. She has also made appearances in several ground breaking shows such as CSI: Miami, Shark, Bones, Grey's Anatomy, and Desperate Housewives.
|1992||Law & Order||Sandy||Episode: "Forgiveness"|
|1994||Some Folks Call it a Sling Blade||Frances||Short film|
|1995||New York News||Lorraine||Episode: "Thin Line"|
|1996||Lifestories: Families in Crisis||Ava||Episode: "Someone Had to Be Benny"|
|1996||Caroline in the City||Rachel St. Augustine||Episode: "Caroline and the Red Sauce"|
|1997||Seinfeld||Marcy||Episode: "The Yada Yada"|
|1997||Wag the Dog||Amy Cain|
|1998||Wilbur Falls||Katherine Devereaux|
|1998||Conrad Bloom||Episode: "Psycho Babbler, Qu'cest-ce que c'est?"|
|1998||My Mother Dreams the Satan's Disciples in New York||Marika||Short film|
|1998–2001||Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place||Ashley Walker||60 episodes|
|1999||Friends & Lovers||Jane McCarthy|
|1999||It's Like, You Know...||Kate||Episode: "The Getaway"|
|2001||It's Like, You Know...||Kate||Episode: "Trading Places"|
|2002||Drew Carey Show, TheThe Drew Carey Show||Karen||Episode: "Family Affair"|
|2002||Frasier||Denise||Episode: "The Guilt Trippers"|
|2003||Frasier||Denise||Episode: "Sea Bee Jeebies"|
|2003||I'm with Her||Molly||Episode: "The Smarty Party"|
|2004||Dr. Vegas||Kate||Episode: "Lust for Life"|
|2005||King of Queens, TheThe King of Queens||Marcy Berger||Episode: "Awed Couple"|
|2005||ER||Toni Stillman||Episode: "Nobody's Baby"|
|2005||Inconceivable||Annie Hillman||Episode: "Between an Egg and a Hard Place"|
|2005||Out of Practice||Janice||Episode: "The Wedding"|
|2006||PTA, TheThe PTA||Martyr||TV series|
|2006||Bones||Agent Pickering||Episode: "The Woman in the Car"|
|2006||CSI: Miami||Julia Wells||Episode: "Death Eminent"|
|2006||Shark||Andrea Crosby||Episode: "Love Triangle"|
|2007||Desperate Housewives||Lynn Dean||Episode: "I Remember That"|
|2007||Grey's Anatomy||Caroline Klein||Episode: "Time After Time"|
|2007||Veronica Mars||Grace Schaffer||Episode: "Debasement Tapes"|
|2007||Happiest Day of His Life, TheThe Happiest Day of His Life||Cynthia|
|2007||Criminal Minds||Susan Jacobs||Episode: Seven Seconds as the abductor and attempted murder|
|2008||Women's Murder Club||Mia Spalding||Episode: "FBI Guy"|
|2008||Without a Trace||Kathy Reed||Episode: "A Bend in the Road"|
|2008||Sex and the City||Dog Rescue Woman|
|2008||Starter Wife, TheThe Starter Wife||Jolie Driver||5 episodes|
|2009||Nip/Tuck||Carrie-Mae Wells||Episode: "Ricky Wells"|
|2009||Southland||Mrs. Davis||Episode: "Unknown Trouble"|
|2009||American Dad!||Hooker #1 / Unattractive Girl #2 (voice)||Episode: "Stan's Night Out"|
|2009||Dexter||Tarla Grant||Episode: "Remains to Be Seen"
Episode: "Blinded by the Light"
|2010||Medium||Joanna Spencer||Episode: "Smoke Damage"|
|2011||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Dr. Jennifer Grier||Episode Freaks & Geeks|
|2013||Teen Beach Movie||Aunt Antoinette||TV movie|