Judith Ivey

Judith Ivey


9/4/1951, El Paso, Texas (USA)

Birth Name

Judith Lee Ivey


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Judith Ivey, a native of Texas, was born on September 4, 1951. She is the daughter of two educators. Her mother Dorothy Lee is a teacher, and her father Nathan Ivey is a college dean and instructor. Judith Ivey began her theater and acting career in 1974. She…more


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  • Trivia

    • Spouse:
      Tim Braine (1989 - present) 2 children
      Ricardo Gutierrez (? - ?) (divorced)-------------
      She appeared in numerous TV commercials for products such as Greyhound buses, StaPuf fabric softener, Red Lobster restaurants and Gerber baby food.

      Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1985" in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 37.

      Has twice won Broadway's Tony Award as Best Actress (Featured Role - Play): in 1983 for "Steaming;" and in 1985 for David Rabe's "Hurlyburly," She was also nominated as Best Actress (Play) in 1992 for "Park Your Car in Harvard Yard."------------------------Where are they now:
      (January 2001) Will play Sally Durant Plummer in a limited-run revival of Stephen Sondheim's "Follies," to open on Broadway this spring.

  • Quotes

  • Judith Ivey is a talented actress.

    Judith Ivey is a talented actress. I like watching her in all mediums. I first remember seeing her in the mae for TV movie "The Long Hot Summer", a remake of the movie of the same nade made with Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward.

    I have a weakness for southern accents and Ms. Ivey's one is quite nice. Her accent on Designing Women was good also.