Kaiulani Lee

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Kaiulani Lee is an American actress. She is best known for her portrayal of Rachel Carson in both the film and stage version of A Sense of Wonder, which she also wrote. A Sense of Wonder the film was released in 2010 Directed by Christopher Monger, Director of Photography by Haskell Wexler, ASC.[1] She has been touring with the show for almost 30 years[2] as well as with "Can't Scare Me...the Story of Mother Jones" which debuted at the Atlas Theater Performing Arts Center Space at George Mason University.[3] In "Can't Scare Me.." also written by Lee, she portrays Mother Jones. The play is drawn from Mother Jones's autobiography, her letters, speeches, interviews and transcripts.[2]

Kaiulani Lee is also a well known stage, television, and film actress. She was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for Kennedy's Children.[4] She received an Obie Award for Best Performance by an Actress, Safe House.

Her film and television work includes The World According to Garp, Cujo, Before and After, A Bird of the Air, Stephanie Daley, The Waltons, amongst others. She starred as Martha Ballard in PBS's A Midwife's Tale.[5]


  1. ^ "A Sense of Wonder". www.bullfrogfilms.com.
  2. ^ a b "Kaiulani Lee". Kaiulani Lee. Retrieved 2017-05-15.
  3. ^ Horwitz, Jane; Horwitz, Jane (2011-10-19). "Theater review: 'Can't Scare Me: The Story of Mother Jones'". The Washington Post. ISSN 0190-8286. Retrieved 2017-05-15.
  4. ^ "Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play - Google Search". www.google.com. Retrieved 2017-05-15.
  5. ^ "Kaiulani Lee". IMDb.