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Allison Smith

Allison Smith's career started on Broadway at the age of nine, in the original production of "Evita", quickly followed by her landing the title role of "Annie" on Broadway in the musical "Annie" at the age of ten. She was the longest-running and youngest star of a Broadway musical at that time, playing the role for over 1,000 performances; nearly 3 years. She's given vocal performances at Carnegie Hall, The Kennedy Center, Radio City Music Hall, and The White House. After "Annie", she was cast on "Kate and Allie", playing the role of "Jennie Lowell" on CBS for six seasons. Allison recurred in all seven seasons of NBC's The West Wing (1999) as "Mallory O'Brien", the chief of staff's daughter / Sam Seaborn's (Rob Lowe's) love interest. She was in the CBS miniseries Helter Skelter (2004), in which she portrayed real-life Charles Manson murderess Patricia Krenwinkel, and gave a stellar performance starring as the guest in the pilot of The Closer (2005). She has starred in several regular television series: Buddy Faro (1998), Spy Game (1997). She played the lead in the independent feature, A Reason to Believe (1995), and supporting roles in such features as Holes (2003) and Switchback (1997). Other theater work includes starring in the L.A. premiere production of David Mamet's "Oleanna", "QED" opposite Alan Alda at the Mark Taper Forum and with Randy Newman in his musical "The Education of Randy Newman", at South Coast Rep, for which her vocal performance got rave reviews. Also a writer, she was born in New York City and raised in Bergen County, New Jersey.


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Born:
Dec 9, 1969 In New York City - New York - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
47
First Appeared:
In the series ABC Afterschool Special 1972-10-04
Latest Project:
Movie Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant 2015-06-05
Known For
Poster of House
Poster of Family Guy
Poster of Switchback
Poster of The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Hollywood Follies
Filmography
Movie Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant Larry's Mom 2015-06-05
Series Perception Laura Crane 2012-07-09
Series The Whole Truth Corinne Sellards 2010-09-22
Series Numb3rs Unknown 2005-01-23
Series American Dad! Unknown 2005-02-06
Movie Mystery Woman: Vision of a Murder Debbie Philips 2005-06-05
Series Ghost Whisperer Unknown 2005-09-23
Series The Closer Ellen 2005-06-13
Movie Helter Skelter Patricia 'Katie' Krenwinkle 2004-07-23
Series House Kayla McGinley 2004-11-16
Movie World Record Reporter (voice) 2003-02-08
Movie The Animatrix Reporter ("World Record") 2003-05-09
Series Nip/Tuck Unknown 2003-07-22
Series Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
Series Without a Trace Gina Hill 2002-09-26
Movie Terror Tract Mary Ann Doyle 2001-06-27
Series Scrubs Millie 2001-10-02
Series Thieves Unknown 2001-09-28
Series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Mrs. Diorio 2000-10-06
Series Providence Unknown 1999-01-08
Series The West Wing Mallory O'Brien 1999-09-22
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Series Family Law Unknown 1999-09-20
Movie The Stolen Years Susan 1998-09-11
Series Buddy Faro Julie Barber 1998-09-25
Movie Switchback Becky 1997-10-31
Series Spy Game 1997-03-03
Series Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show Unknown 1997-09-27
Series Working Unknown 1997-10-08
Movie Full Circle Averill Winslow 1996-09-09
Movie Lying Eyes Jennifer 1996-12-09
Movie A Reason to Believe Charlotte Byrne 1995-10-27
Movie Two Guys Talkin' About Girls Rhonda Glick 1995-01-01
Series Party of Five Unknown 1994-09-12
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Hollywood Follies Claire Lieberman 1994-10-15
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
Series The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
Movie Wildflower Lisa Mae 1991-12-03
Series Beverly Hills, 90210 Unknown 1990-10-04
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Kate & Allie Jennie Lowell 1984-03-19
Series Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18
Movie All By Myself: The Eartha Kitt Story Herself 1982-09-10
Series Silver Spoons Unknown 1982-09-25
Series ABC Afterschool Special Unknown 1972-10-04