logo logo

Martha Plimpton

Martha Plimpton, American actress.

Background

  • Plimpton, Martha was born on November 16, 1970 in New York City. Daughter of Keith Carradine and Shelley Plimpton.

  • Career

    • Represented by International Creative Management, Beverly Hills, California.

    Works

    • Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface
    • This is the memoir of an ordinary woman—a mother, a daughter, a psychologist, a wife—who tells the tale of her spiraling descent into a severe, debilitating depression.
    • Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface
    • This is the memoir of an ordinary woman—a mother, a daughter, a psychologist, a wife—who tells the tale of her spiraling descent into a severe, debilitating depression.
    • Actress (films) The River Rat, 1984, The Goonies, 1985, The Mosquito Coast, 1986, Shy People, 1987, Stars and Bars, 1988, Running on Empty, 1988, Another Woman, 1988, Parenthood, 1989, Silence Like Glass, 1989, Stanley & Iris, 1990, Daybreak, 1993, Josh and S.A.M., 1993, The Beans of Egypt, 1994, Mistress Parker and the Vicious Circle, 1994, Beautiful Girls, 1996, Eye of God, 1997, Pecker, 1998, Music from Another Room, 1998, 200 Cigarettes, 1999, The Sleepy Time Gal, 2001, Hair High, 2004, Marvelous, 2006, Dante's Inferno, 2007, Puppy Love, 2008, Remember Me, 2010, Small Town Murder Songs, 2010, (plays) Hobson's Choice, 2002 (Obie Award, 2002), The False Servant, 2005, Hurlyburly, 2005, Shining City, 2006, The Coast of Utopia, 2006-2007 (Outer Critics Circuit award outstanding featured actress in a play, 2007, Drama Desk award outstanding featured actress in a play, 2007), Cymbeline, 2007-2008, Top Girls, 2008, (television films) A Woman at War, 1991, Daybreak, 1993, Chantilly Lace, 1993, The Defenders: Payback, 1997, The Defenders: Choice of Evils, 1998, The Defenders: Taking the First, 1998, The End of Steve, 2008, (television series) Emergency, 1999, How to Make It in America, 2010, Raising Hope, since 2010, guest appearances Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, 2002, Hack, 2003, Karen Sisco, 2003, Surface, 2006, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, 2006, Grey's Anatomy, 2009, The Good Wife, 2009-2010.

    Connections

    • father: Keith Carradine
    • mother: Shelley Plimpton
    Martha Plimpton
    See on larger map
    Born November 16, 1970
    (age 47)
    Nationality