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Kathy. I like David Spade but this show did not cut it.
The Linguini Incident . She had a small part.
Scotland, PA.. This is a 2001 movie.
New York. She went to NYU but dropped out just short of a diploma.
'Primary Colors'. She co-starred with John Travolta.
4. They are 'ER' (of course), 'NewsRadio, '704 Hauser' and 'The Van Dyke Show.' She was also in the short lived 'Sammy' and 'The Andy Dick Show.'
'Student Exchange'. This was a TV movie in 1987 where she played the part of Kathy.
1965. Maura was born on February 3rd.
Massachusetts. She was born in Boston.
|This 1999 movie has Maura playing the role of a cop named Madeline Foster. The movie is directed by Richard Shepard. What movie?||Maura Tierney's Movies
Oxygen. Maura has a leading role in this movie.
|In 1991 Maura starred in a movie about a serial killer who kills immigrant workers. Maura played the role of Molly Field. This movie is 'The Linguini Incident'. True or false? ||Maura Tierney's Movies
False. The actual name of this movie is 'Dead Women In Lingerie'.
|In 1988 Maura starred in a movie that was shown on TV, in which she played Michelle. The movie was directed by Steven Hilliard Stern. What movie?||Maura Tierney's Movies
|In 2001 Maura starred in a movie that was originally written as a play by Shakespeare. Maura played Pat McBeth and her husband Billy Morrissette directed and was in the movie. What was the name of this movie?||Maura Tierney's Movies
Scotland, PA. The original play by Shakespeare was called "Macbeth".
|This 1997 movie starred Jim Carrey as an attorney that had a habit of lying. Maura plays his ex-wife Audrey. What movie?||Maura Tierney's Movies
Liar, Liar. Maura's character Audrey was going to move to Boston with her son, who was also the son of Jim Carrey's character.
|A movie appeared on TV and was about young African Americans fighting for their lives. This movie was 'Fly By Night', true or false?||Maura Tierney's Movies
Mexico City. Maura played a woman named Pam.
|This 1992 movie is set in a southwestern town where a sheriff finds a dead body and $500,000. Maura plays a woman named Noreen. What movie did I just describe?||Maura Tierney's Movies
White Sands. "White Sands" was directed by Roger Donaldson. Samuel L. Jackson also starred in this movie.
|In 1999 Maura starred in a movie with Ben Affleck and Sandra Bullock that was directed by Bronwen Hughes. What movie is this? ||Maura Tierney's Movies
|In 1996, Maura appeared in the movie 'Primal Fear' opposite Richard Gere. What is the name of the character that she portrayed?||Maura Tierney
Naomi Chance. In the 1996 movie 'Primal Fear', Maura portrays the character of Naomi Chance, who is one of Martin Vail's (Richard Gere) legal assistants. Unfortuantely, Tierney's character is only used in the film to do research for her boss, Vail. 'Primal Fear' is about an altar boy who is accused of murder. Actor Edward Norton, won a Golden Globe for his portrayal of the murdering altar boy. Norton was nominated for an Academy Award for best supporting actor in the film.
|In 1994, Maura portrayed the character of Cherlyn Markowitz. What is the name of the series that this character can be found in?
704 Hauser. In 1994, Tierney appeared in the short lived series '704 Hauser' which was a spin-off of the classic hit series 'All In The Family'. The address is synomous with Archie Bunker. Creator Norman Lear, set the stage for a modern day Archie when he cast actor John Amos in the lead role of Ernie Cumberbatch. Cumberbatch's character was similar to Carroll O'Connor's character of Archie. Both were strong headed and extremely opinionated. Lear cast Tierney as Goodie Cumberbatch's (son of Ernie) girlfriend. Tierney recieved high reviews for her portrayal of a Jewish-American woman who is involved with an Africian-American man. The series '704 Hauser' only aired for five episodes, as it was a mid-season replacement for CBS. The pilot episode has never been aired on television.
|In which 1999 movie, did Maura portray the character of Lynn Powell?||Maura Tierney
Instinct. In the hit movie "Instinct", Tierney portrays Lynn Powell, daughter of anthropologist Dr. Ethan Powell who is portrayed by Anthony Hopkins. The story is set in Africia where Dr. Ethan Powell is studing gorillas. Dr. Powell is sent to a mental facility in Florida, after he has killed three poachers and hospitalized two more. This is one of Tierney's best movies. She proves that she can portray all types of characters.
|In the hit film 'Liar Liar', Maura appeared opposite which funny man?||Maura Tierney
Jim Carrey . 'Liar Liar' was released in 1997 and starred Jim Carrey as Fletcher Reede. Maura Tierney portrayed Fletcher's ex-wife Audrey. Actor Justin Cooper portrays the part of Max Reede, a little boy who is always being disappointed by is father. When Fletcher promises to be there for his son's birthay and then fails to appear, Max wishes that for one whole day his father will not be able to tell a lie. This movie is funny and tenderhearted as it tugs at the heart strings. This is Jim Carrey at his finest.
Boston. She was born on February 3, 1965.
|In what 1999 movie did Maura co-star in with Ben Affleck and Sandra Bullock?||Maura Tierney
Forces of Nature. Maura played Bridget who was Ben Affleck's character's fiance.
2 . She has a younger brother named Brian, and a younger sister named Deidre.
|What actress beat Maura Tierney for the 2001 Emmy for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series?||Maura Tierney
Allison Janney. Allison Janney won for the "West Wing" for her role as C.J. Cregg.
|In what 1997 movie did Maura co-star with Jim Carrey?||Maura Tierney
Liar Liar. Maura plays Audrey Reede, Jim Carrey's ex-wife. Her character tries to take her son, Max, away from her ex-husband, who can't stop lying.
|What actor played Maura's character's love interest on "Newsradio"?||Maura Tierney
Dave Foley. Dave Foley played Dave Nelson on "Newsradio".
|What movie did Maura star in and her husband, Billy, direct in 2001?||Maura Tierney
Scotland, PA. Maura played Pat McBeth.
1993. She married Billy Morrissette who is an actor/writer/director.