Camryn Manheim

Camryn Manheim has appeared in a long list of hit films, as well as television and stage productions. Her recent motion picture credits include "Romy and Michelle's High School Reunion", "Eraser", "Jeffrey", "The Road to Wellville", "Bonfires of the Vanities", "David Searching", "Wide Awake" with Rosie O'Donnell and "Mercury Rising" with Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin. She appears in the soon-to-be-released films "You are Here", "The Tic Code" with Gregory Hines, "Fool's Gold" and "Happiness", which was written and directed by Todd Solondz.

On television, Manheim guest starred on "Chicago Hope", four episodes of "Law and Order", "Touched by an Angel" and "New York Undercover"; the television movie "Deadly Whispers"; and the ABC Afterschool Special "Notes for my Daughter". A popular actor on daytime dramas, Manheim has appeared on such programs as "Loving", "One Life to Live" and "All My Children".

A versatile and talented stage actress, Manheim starred in "Wake up, I'm Fat", her own one-woman show at the Joseph Papp Public Theater in New York. She won a 1995 Obie Award for her performance in Craig Lucas' "Missing Persons" at the Atlantic Theater Company. She is proud to have worked at such renowned theaters as the New York Shakespeare Festival, Lincoln Center, Yale Repertory, New York Theatre Workshop, Classic Stage Company and Home for Contemporary Theater.

The role of Ellenor Frutt was adjusted to reflect some of Manheim's personality, including the twelve earrings she wears in her right ear. In New York City, where she lives, Manheim can often be seen riding her Honda CB650 motorcycle in traffic, no matter what the weather. Manheim is also a sign language interpreter and holds an MFA from New York University, where she currently teaches.

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