Kathryn Erbe

Born Jul 5, 1966

Kathryn Elsbeth Erbe is an American actress known for her role as Det. Alexandra Eames in Law & Order: Criminal Intent, a spin-off of Law & Order, and death row inmate Shirley Bellinger in the HBO series Oz.

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1965 Birth Born on July 5, 1965.


1989 24 Years Old She graduated from New York University in 1989. … Read More
1990 25 Years Old While an undergraduate student at NYU, Erbe was cast as Lynn Redgrave's daughter on the sitcom Chicken Soup. Following the series, she became a member of the Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company and has starred in many of their productions, including A Streetcar Named Desire, Curse of the Starving Class, My Thing of Love, and The Grapes of Wrath, which ran for six months and won the 1990 Tony Award for Best Play.
1991 26 Years Old Erbe earned a Tony Award nomination in 1991 for her portrayal of Mary in The Speed of Darkness, written by Steve Tesich. … Read More


1997 32 Years Old She made a guest appearance on Homicide: Life on the Street in 1997.
2001 36 Years Old From 2001 to early 2010, she starred as Detective Alexandra Eames on the NBC/USA Network series Law & Order: Criminal Intent, alongside Vincent D'Onofrio.


2010 45 Years Old In spring of 2010, both Erbe and D'Onofrio left Criminal Intent. … Read More
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