Brette Taylor is an American actress and country music singer-songwriter.
Taylor was born in Hyde Park, Cincinnati. She graduated High School of Performing Arts and also studied with the Cincinnati Ballet Preparatory Company at the University of Cincinnati – College-Conservatory of Music.
In mid-1990s, she began her acting career on television and film, including guest-starring appearances in the multiple episodes in the Law & Order franchise, Spin City, Numb3rs and Unforgettable. She had the recurring role in the FX series, Rescue Me in 2005. Also in 2005, she release her debut studio album called Breaking News. In film, she had a supporting role in Laws of Attraction opposite Julianne Moore.
|1998||Return to Paradise||Young Woman in Limo|
|2001||Do You Wanna Know a Secret?||Joan|
|2004||Laws of Attraction||Mary Harrison|
|2005||Stealing Martin Lane||Catherine|
|2013||Officer Downe (film)||A.D.A Loughlin|
|1995||Law & Order||Natalie||Episode: "Switch"|
|1995||Law & Order||Celia Gaston||Episode: "Jeopardy"|
|1997||Spin City||Susan||Episode: "My Life Is a Soap Opera"|
|1998||Sins of the City||Joan||Episode: "Do You Wanna Know a Secret"|
|2003||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Mrs. Dutton||Episode: "Soulless"|
|2004||All My Children||Pamela||Recurring role|
|2005||Rescue Me||Debbie||Recurring role, 5 episodes|
|2006||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Sammie||Episode: "Slither"|
|2007||Numb3rs||Catherine Walton||Episode: "Burn Rate"|
|2009||The Beast||Karen Maguire||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2009||The Beautiful Life: TBL||Gwen||Episode: "The Beautiful Aftermath"|
|2014||Unforgettable||Eileen Brenner||Episode: "Til Death"|
|2014-2019||Gotham||Martha Wayne||Recurring role, 6 episodes|
|2014||Nashville||Pam York||Recurring role, 6 episodes|
|2019||Prodigal Son||Blair Berkhead||Episode: "Pilot"|
- "Actress builds attractive resume". Cincinnati Enquirer. April 29, 2004. Retrieved August 12, 2014.
- "Brette Taylor profile". Archived from the original on October 18, 2014. Retrieved August 12, 2014.
- "Breaking News Brette Taylor". Archived from the original on August 22, 2014. Retrieved August 12, 2014.
- Michael Ausiello. "Nashville Season 3 Scoop: Deacon's New Muse Is… Batman's Mother?!". TVLine. Retrieved August 11, 2014.
- "Back to article: Gotham: First-look pictures of Bruce Wayne, Catwoman". Retrieved August 12, 2014.
- Samantha Highfill (August 11, 2014). "Brette Taylor joins third season of 'Nashville'". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved August 11, 2014.
- "Alexa Vega & Brette Taylor Join 'Nashville'". Deadline. August 11, 2014. Retrieved August 12, 2014.