Madeline Brewer

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Madeline Brewer
Madeline Brewer Headshot 2017.tif
Brewer in 2017
Madeline Kathryn Brewer

1991/1992 (age 27–28)
Years active2013–present

Madeline Kathryn Brewer[1] (born c. 1991/1992)[2][3] is an American actress who has appeared in the Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black and Hemlock Grove,[4][5] the Hulu series The Handmaid's Tale, and the Netflix horror film Cam.

Early life[edit]

Brewer grew up in Pitman, New Jersey, the daughter of Laurie and Mark Brewer, who is an actor and musician.[6] She is a graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City.[7] Brewer was crowned Miss Pitman in high school in 2010.[8]


Brewer began her career after portraying Tricia Miller in the original Netflix series Orange Is the New Black. In 2016, she appeared in "Men Against Fire", an episode of the anthology series Black Mirror.[9] In 2018, she portrayed the main character of the Netflix psychological horror film Cam. She also currently appears in the Hulu original The Handmaid's Tale.



Year Title Role Notes
2017 Flesh and Blood Maddy
2017 Hedgehog Ali
2018 Cam Alice/Lola
2018 Braid Daphne Peters / Mother
2019 Captive State Rula
2019 Hustlers Dawn
2019 Separation Post-production


Year Title Role Notes
2013 Orange Is the New Black Tricia Miller 7 episodes[10]
2014–2015 Hemlock Grove Miranda Cates 10 episodes[11]
2014 Stalker Claudia Burke Episode: "Crazy for You"
2015–2016 Grimm Billie Trump 2 episodes
2016 Black Mirror Raiman Episode: "Men Against Fire"[12]
2016 The Deleted Agatha 8 episodes[13]
2017–present The Handmaid's Tale Janine/Ofwarren/Ofdaniel/Ofhoward 16 episodes

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "Madeline Brewer". TV Guide. Retrieved November 21, 2018.
  2. ^ Jung, Helin (June 6, 2017). "Madeline Brewer's Journey to The Handmaid's Tale". Cosmopolitan. Retrieved November 21, 2018.
  3. ^ Madeline Brewer Discusses “The Handmaid’s Tale”, retrieved July 30, 2019
  4. ^ Bierly, Mandi. "Video: 'Hemlock Grove' star Madeline Brewer explains why she's scarred for life". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved July 14, 2014.
  5. ^ Roncace, Kelly. "Pitman native Madeline Brewer to star on Netflix's 'Hemlock Grove'". South Jersey Times. Retrieved July 14, 2014.
  6. ^ Pitman actress takes a grittier role
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  8. ^ Shelly, Kelly C. "Former Miss Pitman is an overnight Netflix success". Courier Post. Retrieved July 14, 2014.
  9. ^ "Joe Wright To Direct 'Black Mirror' Episode For Netflix; Bryce Dallas Howard & Alice Eve To Star". Deadline Hollywood. February 10, 2016. Retrieved March 1, 2016.
  10. ^ Rhiannon, Alexis. "So Turns Out That When Tricia Left OITNB, She Went Right Back To Waiting Tables". Crushable. Retrieved July 14, 2014.
  11. ^ Kroll, Justin. "'Orange is the New Black's' Madeline Brewer Signs With ICM Partners". Variety. Retrieved July 14, 2014.
  12. ^ Merrett, Robyn (January 12, 2018). "Madeline Brewer: 5 Facts About 'Handmaid's Tale' Star Who May Be Dating Nick Jonas". Hollywood Life. Retrieved June 13, 2018.
  13. ^ Petski, Denise (August 8, 2016). "'Orange Is The New Black's Madeline Brewer Among Seven Cast In Bret Easton Ellis' 'The Deleted'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 19, 2016.