Illeana Douglas

Born Jul 25, 1965

Illeana Douglas is an American actress, director, screenwriter, and producer.

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1965 Birth Born on July 25, 1965.


1981 15 Years Old After graduating from high school in 1981, Douglas moved to New York City. … Read More


1995 29 Years Old Douglas said that when she worked on 1995's To Die For, the director Gus Van Sant taught her about the technical aspects of filmmaking, like camera blocking, film lenses, and modulating a performance for film. … Read More


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On television, Douglas appeared in a memorable role as one of Garry Shandling's love interest towards the end of the series, The Larry Sanders Show, in 1998.
1999 33 Years Old In 1999, she had a starring role opposite Jay Mohr in the series Action. … Read More
2002 36 Years Old She guest starred on Seinfeld, Frasier and The Drew Carey Show, and has played a public defender on several episodes of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in 2002 and 2003. … Read More


2006 40 Years Old In 2006, she starred in the Lifetime TV film Not Like Everyone Else and played herself in Pittsburgh opposite Jeff Goldblum.
2007 41 Years Old In 2007, Douglas was added to the cast of Ugly Betty, playing Sheila, an editor for MODE magazine. … Read More
2008 42 Years Old From 2008 to 2012, Douglas starred in a web series sponsored by IKEA called Easy to Assemble, where she plays herself as an actor-in-recovery-from-acting who goes to work at IKEA. … Read More
In June 2015, it was announced that Douglas was attached to co-star opposite Sean Astin in the independent feature film, Unleashed, that will be directed by Dream with the Fishes filmmaker Finn Taylor.
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