Veanne Cox

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Veanne Cox (born January 19, 1963) is an American stage and screen actress and former ballet dancer.

Cox was born in Norfolk, Virginia. She studied ballet at the Washington School of Ballet, acting at the Studio Theatre (Washington, D.C.) and voice at Catholic University.[1]

Her Broadway debut was in the Marvin Hamlisch musical Smile (1986). She appeared in the Roundabout Theatre revival of Stephen Sondheim's Company (1995), as "Amy", for which she received a Tony Award nomination, and both The Public Theater (2003) and the Broadway productions of Caroline, or Change (2004) as Rose.[citation needed]

Cox appeared in the made-for-television movie Cinderella (1997) as one of the stepsisters, and later acted in Erin Brockovich as Theresa Dallavale. She has appeared in episodes of many television series, such as Boston Legal, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Seinfeld, and Judging Amy.[citation needed]

She starred in the Guthrie Theatre production of Private Lives as Amanda in 2007.[2]

Selected stage credits[edit]

Cox's theatre performances include:



Year Title Role Notes
1982 Bristlelip Haughty Princess Short
1989 Miss Firecracker Tessy Mahoney
1997 Henry Fool Laura
1998 Dangerous Proposition Eryn
1998 You've Got Mail Miranda Margulies
2000 Erin Brockovich Theresa Dallavale
2000 Big Eden Mary Margaret Bishop
2001 Beethoven's 4th Martha Sedgewick Video
2002 Two Weeks Notice Melanie Corman
2003 Marci X Caitlin Mellowitz
2004 Our Italian Husband Sonya
2006 Sasquatch Gang, TheThe Sasquatch Gang Lenora
2006 Out There Maggie
2009 Rebound, TheThe Rebound Haley
2014 Better Angels, TheThe Better Angels Aunt Elizabeth
2014 Rewrite, TheThe Rewrite Clara Foss
2016 Little Boxes Sarita
2017 Stay at Home Dad Marjorie Video short, completed


Year Title Role Notes
1984 ABC Afterschool Special Robin Miller "Out of Step"
1994 George Carlin Show, TheThe George Carlin Show Alice Jean "George Expresses Himself"
1994 Island City Helen TV film
1994 Seinfeld Toby "The Fire"
1994 Love & War Ellen "A Lonely Nation Turns Its Eyes to You"
1994 5 Mrs. Buchanans, TheThe 5 Mrs. Buchanans Katie "Nothing on Delilah"
1995 Hope and Gloria Mary "Falling in Bed Again"
1995 Pride & Joy Lisa "Are You My Mother?"
1997 Cinderella Calliope TV film
1998 Caroline in the City Alice "Caroline and the Big Night"
1999 Norm Show, TheThe Norm Show Judy "My Name Is Norm"
2000 Madigan Men Sandy Whitlow "Love's Labor Lost"
2001 One Life to Live Melissa Miller TV series
2002 Education of Max Bickford, TheThe Education of Max Bickford Rachel Kane "Money Changes Everything"
2002 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Martha Strick "Maledictus"
2003 Judging Amy Mrs. Margolis "Picture of Perfect"
2004 My Sexiest Mistake Kristen TV film
2005 Joan of Arcadia Personable Woman God "The Rise & Fall of Joan Girardi"
2005 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Faith Hollis "Unbearable"
2006 Numbers Trish Schane "Rampage"
2007 Boston Legal Dr. Kathleen Ryan "Duck and Cover"
2007 Side Order of Life Celia Larabee "Whose Sperm Is It Anyway?"
2009 Law & Order Ms. Barsett "Rapture"
2009 Royal Pains Lois "No Man Is an Island"
2011 Louie Ellie Bormer "Halloween/Ellie"
2011 Pan Am Miss Havemeyer "Pilot", "We'll Always Have Paris", "The Genuine Article"
2013 Smash Actress "The Read-Through", "The Fringe", "Musical Chairs"
2014 2 Broke Girls Amy "And the Not Broke Parents"
2016 Odd Mom Out Trixie "The High Road"
2016 Blue Bloods Camilla Lawson "Personal Business"
2017 Incorporated "Burning Platform", "Golden Parachute"


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