Missy Doty

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Missy Doty
Born (1972-08-09) August 9, 1972 (age 44)
Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1998–present
Website missydoty.com

Missy Doty (born August 9, 1972) is an American actress. She grew up in Springdale, Ohio and graduated from Princeton High School in 1990.[1] She also attended Stephens College, where she received a BFA in Musical Theater.[2]

Professional[edit]

Pursuing a career in acting throughout the 1990s, Doty began playing several minor roles in a number of television programs, for example in Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Ally McBeal.

Doty became well-recognized with her performance in the dark comedy/drama film Sideways (2004), playing the minor, yet crucial, role of Cammi, the waitress with whom a main character, Jack, has sex before getting caught by her husband.

In 2010, she appeared in an episode of the CBS sitcom Rules of Engagement. Doty has a recurring role as Jess, a lesbian bartender at The Alibi Room, on the Showtime series Shameless.[3]

In 2013, Doty played Noel—the ex-girlfriend of the main character David—in the highly acclaimed film Nebraska (2013).

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2000 Little Heroes 2 Harrison
2004 Sideways Cammi
2007 Kumbio Takedown, TheThe Kumbio Takedown Barbara Jennings Short film
2007 What We Do Is Secret Amber
2007 Anna Nicole Waitress
2012 Training to Be A Superhero BeBe 'Big Red' Phelps Short film
2013 Nebraska Nöel
2015 Grandma Mom

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Kenan & Kel Beth "Present Tense"
1999 Shasta McNasty Cheryl "Chubby Chick"
2000 Malibu, CA Kitty "The New York Girl"
2000 Huntress, TheThe Huntress Sharon "Kidnapped"
2001 Ally McBeal Holden "I Want Love"
2002 Any Day Now Carmen "Truth Hurts"
2005 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Anne Marie "View from Up Here"
2007 Viva Laughlin Diane "Pilot", "What a Whale Wants"
2007-08 Las Vegas Keira Walker "My Uncle's a Gas", "I Could Eat a Horse"
2008 iCarly Mrs. Rosenthal "iGot Detention"
2008 My Name Is Earl Josclyn "Love Octagon"
2009-11 True Blood Vonetta "Nothing But the Blood", "Beyond Here Lies Nothin'", "Cold Grey Light of Dawn"
2010 Rules of Engagement Cheryl "Reunion"
2011 Desperate Housewives Waitress "Farewell Letter"
2011 Shameless Jess Recurring role
2011 Harry's Law Marcie Vinson "Queen of Snark"
2011 American Horror Story Nurse Angela "Halloween: Part 1", "Piggy Piggy"
2012 Bones Rhonda Fitzgibbons "The Bump in the Road"
2014 More Time with Family Omaha Mom TV film
2014 How to Get Away with Murder Receptionist "It's All Her Fault"
2016 Fosters, TheThe Fosters Neighbor Woman "4.8"
2016 Recovery Road Counselor "Blackout"

References[edit]

  1. ^ McGurk, Margaret A. (February 25, 2005). ""Interview with Missy Doty". esquire.com. Retrieved February 28, 2011. 
  2. ^ Doty, Missy (January 27, 2011). "Biography". Archived from the original on June 26, 2008. Retrieved February 28, 2011. 
  3. ^ Bendix, Trish (January 27, 2011). ""Shameless" has lesbians, they're just a little under the radar". Retrieved February 28, 2011. 

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