Mary Kay Place

Mary Kay Place

Date of Birth

Birthday: September 23
Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma

Mary Kay Place is “Adaleen Grant” on HBO’s Big Love. She appeared as “Kathryn Joiner” in Bored to Death and as “Surgeon General Millicent Griffith” on The West Wing.

Mary Kay Place is “Adaleen Grant” on HBO’s Big Love. She appeared as “Kathryn Joiner” in Bored to Death and as “Surgeon General Millicent Griffith” on The West Wing. Place starred in The Rainmaker alongside Matt Damon, as “Floris” in Being John Malkovich, with Reese Witherspoon and Patrick Dempsey in Sweet Home Alabama and as “Meg Jones” in The Big Chill. She won a Primetime Emmy® Award for her role as “Loretta Haggers” on Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman.

More about the show at the official Big Love site.

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Awards & Nominations

3 Nominations | 1 Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress In A Drama Series - 2010
  • Nominee
  • Mary Kay Place, as Adaleen Grant
  • Big Love
  • "The Mighty And The Strong"
  • HBO
  • Anima Sola Productions and Playtone in association with HBO Entertainment
BEST WRITING IN COMEDY - 1974
  • Nominee
  • Mary Kay Place
  • M*A*S*H
  • CBS
Holland Taylor, Mary Kay Place and Julia Ormond at the Performers Nominee Reception
Mary Kay Place at the 62nd Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards
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Holland Taylor, Mary Kay Place and Julia Ormond at the Performers Nominee Reception
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Mathew Imaging
Mary Kay Place at the 62nd Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards
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Mathew Imaging
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