Lillian Lehman

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Lillian Lehman
Born (1947-02-12) February 12, 1947 (age 70)
Selma, Alabama, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1969–present
Spouse(s) John Amos (1978-79; divorced)

Lillian Lehman (born February 12, 1947) is an American actress. She played Lena Hart in NBC's soap opera Sunset Beach, recurring role as Nurse Carol on EMERGENCY! and Dr. Joyce Meadows on ABC's General Hospital. She has also been cast in various guest roles on TV, as well as a starring role in Tenafly and Fay.

Lehman is a professor emerita of theatre and graduate of California State University Northridge with a B.A. in theatre.[1]

She has also acted in films, such as Defending Your Life and Evan Almighty. TV credits include Magnum P.I., General Hospital, ER, Cold Case, Seinfeld, Married... with Children, a recurring role as Judge Mary Harcourt on L.A. Law, a recurring role as Judge Tiano on The Closer and numerous other judge roles in The Division, Sparks, JAG, The Wayans Bros., Gabriel's Fire, Alfred Hitchcock Presents and others.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Lehman was married briefly to actor John Amos.[3]


  1. ^ Faculty and Administrators, California State University Northridge. University Catalog 2014-2015; retrieved October 23, 2014.
  2. ^ Lillian Lehman at the Internet Movie Database
  3. ^ John Amos profile,; retrieved October 23, 2014.