Stockard Channing

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  • In 2005, Stockard won another Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in a Children/Youth/Family Special playing Anne in Jack.

  • Stockard has been nominated for 11 SAG Awards. 1996- "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role" for Smoke. 1997- "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Minseries" for An Unexpected Family. 1999- "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Minseries" for The Baby Dance. 2001- "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Minseries" for The Truth About Jane. 2002- "Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series" and "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series" for The West Wing. 2003- "Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series" for The West Wing. She was also nominated for "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Minseries" for The Matthew Shepard Story. 2004- "Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series" and "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series" for The West Wing. 2005- "Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series" for The West Wing. She won the 2002 SAG for "Outstanding Performance by a Ensemble in a Drama Series" for The West Wing. She also won the 2003 SAG for "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Minseries" for The Matthew Shepard Story.

  • Stockard Channing made her Broadway Debut in the origianl cast the Tony Award Winning Best Musical Two Gentlemen of Verona as a chorus member. She eventually took over the lead role of Julia and played that role in the first national company.

  • In 2002, Stockard won two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series playing Abbey Bartlet on The West Wing and Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie playing Judy Shepard on The Matthew Sheppard Story. She was the 12th Performer to win 2 Emmys in on year and the 5th to win for two different shows.

  • While starring in The West Wing, Stockard appeared in 3 of NBC's public service announcements, The More You Know. Her topics were prejudice, domestic abuse, and mentoring.

  • Since 1988, she has been in a relationship with cinematographer Daniel Gillham.

  • Stockard has been married 4 times.

  • Stockard was nominated for Best Actress in a Comedy Series in 2006 for her role in Out of Practice.

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