|Born||Grace Jane Gummer
May 9, 1986
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Alma mater||Vassar College|
Grace Jane Gummer (born May 9, 1986) is an American actress. She received a Theatre World Award for her Broadway debut in the 2011 revival of Arcadia. Her television work includes recurring roles in The Newsroom and American Horror Story: Freak Show, and regular roles in Extant and Mr. Robot.
Gummer was born in New York City. The daughter of actor Meryl Streep and sculptor Don Gummer, she grew up in Los Angeles and Connecticut with her older brother Henry Wolfe Gummer, older sister Mamie Gummer and younger sister Louisa Gummer. She is of Swiss-German and German-English-Irish extraction through her mother, and of Norwegian-German ancestry through her father.
Gummer (billed as Jane Grey) appeared with Streep in the 1993 film The House of the Spirits, as the younger version of her mother's character, Clara del Valle. After graduating from her mother's alma mater Vassar College with a degree in Art History and Italian, she made her stage debut in 2008 in Lukas Bärfuss's The Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents. From 2010-11, she starred as Anna Moore on the TeenNick show Gigantic, which premiered October 8, 2010.
Gummer appeared in the 2010 film Meskada, in which she played the role of Nat Collins, before playing Abby in Bashert (2010) with Paulo Costanzo. She also had a small role as a student in Julia Roberts' class in Larry Crowne (2011), which was directed by Tom Hanks.
Gummer appeared as Katie Rand on the NBC television series Smash on March 26, 2012, in the episode entitled "The Coup". The character Katie Rand is a humanitarian attempting to bring peace to her divorcing parents, including mother played by Anjelica Huston.
On January 29, 2016, it was announced that Gummer had joined the cast of the USA Network series Mr. Robot as a series regular in the role of FBI field agent Dominique "Dom" DiPierro. She will also co-star opposite Daniel Radcliffe and Laurence Fishburne in the action-thriller Beast of Burden.
|1993||The House of the Spirits||Young Clara del Valle|
|2011||Larry Crowne||Natalie Calimeris|
|2013||The Homesman||Arabella Sours|
|2014||Learning to Drive||Tasha Shields|
|2015||Jenny's Wedding||Anne Farrell|
|2018||The Long Dumb Road||Post-production|
|2018||Beast of Burden||Post-production|
|2010–2011||Gigantic||Anna Moore||18 episodes|
|2012–2013||Smash||Katie Rand||2 episodes|
|2013||Zero Hour||FBI Agent Paige Willis||6 episodes|
|2013–2014||The Newsroom||Hallie Shea||10 episodes|
|2013||American Horror Story: Coven||Millie||Episode: "The Axeman Cometh"|
|2014–2015||Extant||Julie Gelineau||21 episodes|
|2014–2015||American Horror Story: Freak Show||Penny||7 episodes|
|2016–present||Mr. Robot||Dominique DiPierro||Main cast|
|2016||Confirmation||Ricki Seidman||Television film|
|2016||Good Girls Revolt||Nora Ephron||6 episodes|
- Hadden, B.; Luce, H.R. (1986). "Time". Time, Inc. ISSN 0040-781X. LCCN 25011669.
BORN. To Meryl Streep, 36. two-time Oscar-winning actress, and her husband Don Gummer, 39, sculptor: their third child, second daughter; in New York City.
- "The Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents". NYTheatre.com. Retrieved January 11, 2010.
- Saltz, Rachel (November 14, 2008). "Sex Without the Shame, but Not Without the Consequences". The New York Times.
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- "Exclusive: Grace Gummer Confirms Her Role In Tom Hanks' Larry Crowne". CinemaBlend.com. April 27, 2010. Retrieved May 24, 2012.
- Wagmeister, Elizabeth (January 29, 2016). "Grace Gummer Joins ‘Mr. Robot’ Season 2 as Series Regular". Variety. Retrieved January 29, 2016.
- Ford, Rebecca. "Laurence Fishburne, Grace Gummer Joining Daniel Radcliffe in 'Beast of Burden'". The Hollywood Reporter.