Lauren Lane

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Lauren Lane
Born(1961-02-02) February 2, 1961 (age 53)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Other namesLaura Lane
OccupationActress, professor
Years active1984–2001 (television and film acting)
2000–present (stage acting)
Spouse(s)David Wilkins (1998-2009) 1 child
 
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Lauren Lane
Born(1961-02-02) February 2, 1961 (age 53)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Other namesLaura Lane
OccupationActress, professor
Years active1984–2001 (television and film acting)
2000–present (stage acting)
Spouse(s)David Wilkins (1998-2009) 1 child

Lauren Lane (born February 2, 1961[citation needed]) is a television and stage actress. She is best known for her role as C. C. Babcock on The Nanny.[1]

Biography[edit]

Lane was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and raised in Texas.[2] Lane attended Lamar High School in Arlington, Texas and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Texas at Arlington. She also earned a Master's degree in the advanced training program at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.[2] Lane is currently a professor in the School of Drama Department Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.[3]

Lane was married to David Wilkins [4] and together they had one daughter, Kate Wilkins (born February 23, 1998).

Career[edit]

Lauren Lane began her acting career in the 1984 film, Interface. Following Interface, Lane went on to star in television and film productions such as Positive I.D., Nervous Ticks, Hunter, and L.A. Law, before being cast as C.C. Babcock in The Nanny in 1993. Lane starred in The Nanny until the show ended in 1999. During her time on The Nanny, Lane also appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in August 1997.

Following Lane's role in The Nanny, Lane voiced Ivana Baiul in the 1999/2000 film, Gen¹³. In December 2004, Lane joined the rest of the cast of The Nanny for the Lifetime one-hour special, The Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to Remember.

Since 2000, Lane has done shows with Zachary Scott Theatre, located in Austin, Texas. More recently, in 2010, Lane was a guest on The Fran Drescher Show.[5][citation needed]

Filmography[edit]

Film
YearTitleRoleNotes
1984InterfaceAmy Witherspoon
1986Positive I.D.DanaCredited as Laura Lane
1992Nervous TicksBlonde
1993Perry Mason: The Case of the Skin-Deep ScandalLauren Kent
1999Gen¹³Ivana BaiulVoice only
2001Cutting Room, TheThe Cutting RoomJoan Swanson
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
1989–1991HunterPolice Sgt. Chris Novak11 episodes
1991–1992L.A. LawJulie Rayburn5 episodes
1993South BeachBrooke Wyatt1 episode
1993–1999Nanny, TheThe NannyChastity Claire 'C.C.' Babcock143 episodes
1995Burke's LawTanya Lovette1 episode
1996DuckmanDirector's AssistantAnimated series
Voice only
1 episode
1999PartnersBarbara1 episode
2004Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to Remember, TheThe Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to RememberHerselfReunion of The Nanny cast
2010Fran Drescher Show, TheThe Fran Drescher ShowHerselfTalk show

Theater[edit]

Film
YearTitleRoleNotes
1989JudevineTBA
1992/1994'The Madman on the Roof & Electra, The Actor's GangTBA
2001Dinner with FriendsKaren
2005'The Vagina Monologues
2007/2008The Dick Monologues
2008'The Clean HouseLane
2009'House of Several StoriesMother
2010'Becky's New CarBecky
2010'Celebrity Autobiography
2011'A Writer's Vision(s)
2011'August: Osage CountyBarbara
2011'Cherry OrchardMadame Ranyévskaya
2011'God of CarnageVeronica Novak
2013'HarveyVeta Louise

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lauren Lane, M.F.A.". Texas State University San Marcos, Department of Theatre and Dance, Faculty. Retrieved 28 December 2009. . WebCitation archive.
  2. ^ a b "The Nanny Cast and Crew: Lauren Lane". Sony Pictures. Retrieved 28 December 2009. . WebCitation archive.
  3. ^ http://www.drama.cmu.edu/55/our-faculty-and-staff
  4. ^ http://ohnotheydidnt.livejournal.com/49827864.html
  5. ^ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-Us-OAdEac

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