Allison Janney

Biography

Allison Brooks Janney (born November 19, 1959) is an American actress born in Boston, Massachusetts who studied at Kenyon College where she studied under Paul Newman. Janney pursued acting partially due to Newman's encouragement, going on to study drama at the Neighborhood Playhouse and the Royal Ac...

65 titles Acting

6.3

Sun Dogs

2017 · Rose Chipley

4.6

A Happening of Monumental Proportions

2017 · Principal Nichols

7.5

I, Tonya

2017 · LaVona Golden

6.5

The Girl on the Train

2016 · Detective Sgt. Riley

7.3

Finding Dory

2016 · Peach (voice)

6.7

Tallulah

2016 · Margo

A Book of Common Prayer

2015 · Grace Strasser-Mendana

7.0

Spy

2015 · Elaine Crocker

5.6

The Night Is Young

2015 · Wanda

6.4

Minions

2015 · Madge Nelson (voice)

6.5

The DUFF

2015 · Dottie Piper

4.8

Days and Nights

2014 · Elizabeth

4.9

Tammy

2014 · Deb

6.2

The Rewrite

2014 · Mary Weldon

6.8

Mr. Peabody & Sherman

2014 · Ms. Grunion (voice)

6.9

Get on Up

2014 · Kathy

5.1

Brightest Star

2014 · The Astronomer

6.7

Bad Words

2013 · Dr. Bernice Deagan

5.3

Touchy Feely

2013 · Bronwyn

6.2

Trust Me

2013 · Meg

7.4

The Way Way Back

2013 · Betty Thompson

6.7

Liberal Arts

2012 · Professor Judith Fairfield

6.3

Struck by Lightning

2012 · Sheryl Phillips

5.9

A Thousand Words

2012 · Samantha Davis

8.1

The Help

2011 · Charlotte Phelan

6.5

Margaret

2011 · Wounded Woman

5.9

The Oranges

2011 · Carol Ostroff

5.0

Pretty Ugly People

2009 · Suzanna

6.4

Life During Wartime

2009 · Trish

7.1

Away We Go

2009 · Lily

7.5

Juno

2007 · Bren MacGuff

6.7

Hairspray

2007 · Prudy Pringleton

6.1

Strangers with Candy

2006 · Alice

6.7

Over the Hedge

2006 · Gladys (voice)

6.3

Our Very Own

2005 · Joan Whitfield

7.0

The Chumscrubber

2005 · Allie Stiffle

6.0

Piccadilly Jim

2005 · Eugenia Crocker

6.2

Winter Solstice

2004 · Molly Ripkin

8.1

Finding Nemo

2003 · Peach (voice)

5.7

How to Deal

2003 · Lydia Martin

7.6

The Hours

2002 · Sally Lester

6.4

A Girl Thing

2001 · Kathy McCormack

6.2

Nurse Betty

2000 · Lyla Branch

8.4

American Beauty

1999 · Barbara Fitts

6.6

Drop Dead Gorgeous

1999 · Loretta

7.3

10 Things I Hate About You

1999 · Ms. Perky

6.7

Primary Colors

1998 · Miss Walsh

6.0

The Object of My Affection

1998 · Constance Miller

6.8

David and Lisa

1998 · Alix

6.5

The Impostors

1998 ·

5.8

Six Days Seven Nights

1998 · Marjorie

6.3

Celebrity

1998 · Evelyn Isaacs

6.8

Private Parts

1997 · Dee Dee

6.9

...First Do No Harm

1997 · Dr. Melanie Abbasac

6.1

Julian Po

1997 · Lilah Leech

7.5

The Ice Storm

1997 · Dot Halford

6.8

Walking and Talking

1996 · Gum Puller

5.9

Faithful

1996 · Saleslady

6.1

The Associate

1996 · Sandy

7.3

Big Night

1996 · Ann

5.1

Dead Funny

1994 · Jennifer

6.5

Miracle on 34th Street

1994 · Woman in Christmas Shop

5.8

The Cowboy Way

1994 · NYPD Computer Operator

6.2

Wolf

1994 · Party Guest

4.6

Who Shot Patakango?

1989 · Miss Penny