Mary Stein

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Mary Stein
Mary Margaret Stein

EducationMarquette University (BA)
Juilliard School (GrDip)
Years active1990–present

Mary Margaret Stein is an American actress.

Early life[edit]

Stein was born in Marquette, Michigan, and grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She began her acting career performing in plays. She graduated from Franklin High School and she received a B.A. degree from Marquette University in 1980.[1][2] She then attended the Juilliard School's Drama Division as a member of Group 13 (1980–1984).[3] Other students at Juilliard during that time include Val Kilmer (Group 10), Kevin Spacey (Group 12), and Thomas Gibson (Group 14).[2][4]

Acting career[edit]

Following graduation from Juilliard, Mary got her first screen acting job in the "Time's Arrow" episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation, playing an alien nurse. As her career developed, she played roles such as Miss Floom, the landlady and owner of the Flealands Hotel in Babe: Pig in the City and Miss Rue Who in How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Some of her well-known television roles include Ms. Sneed on General Hospital and Gerda in Providence. She also appeared in Clint Eastwood's film Changeling, alongside Angelina Jolie.


  1. ^ "Second Billing To A Pig Is Actress' Break". Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. December 2, 1998. p. 8B. Retrieved April 8, 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Bio: About Mary". Archived from the original on March 26, 2012. Retrieved April 8, 2012.
  3. ^ "Alumni News". The Juilliard School. September 2008. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11. Retrieved April 8, 2012.
  4. ^ "Alumni News". The Juilliard School. November 2007. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11. Retrieved April 8, 2012.

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