Ann Cusack

Actor, Singer, Dance company manager
The eldest of five acting siblings, Ann Cusack began her career at the age of nine working with the famed Piven Theater & Workshop in Evanston, IL. The pretty brunette continued to develop her improvisational and other ... Read more »
Born: 05/22/1961 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Actor (44)

Backstrom 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

ARC 2014 (Movie)

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Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. 2014 (Movie)

Melissa Ventura (Actor)

Jeezum Crow 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Nightcrawler 2014 (Movie)

Linda (Actor)

Scandal 2012 (Tv Show)

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Trauma 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Informant! 2009 (Movie)

Robin Mann (Actor)

The Neighbor 2008 (Movie)

Jenny (Actor)

The Sensation of Sight 2008 (Movie)

Deanna (Actor)

Boston Legal 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Accepted 2006 (Movie)

Diane Gaines (Actor)

Charmed 2004 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

One Tree Hill 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Brotherhood of Poland, New Hampshire 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

My Sister's Keeper 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

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The Huntress 2000 - 2002 (TV Show)

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Ally McBeal 1992 - 1993, 1996 - 1997, 1999 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Dean Koontz's Black River 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

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Ladies Man 1992 - 1993, 1996 - 1997, 1999 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Love & War 1992 - 1993, 1996 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Murder, She Wrote 1992 - 1997, 1999 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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What About Joan 1992 - 1993, 1996 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

What Planet Are You From? 2000 (Movie)

Liz (Actor)

Maggie 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Stigmata 1999 (Movie)

Dr Reston (Actor)

Cannes Man 1997 (Movie)

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Grosse Pointe Blank 1997 (Movie)

Amy (Actor)

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil 1997 (Movie)

Delivery Woman (Actor)

The Jackie Thomas Show 1992 - 1993, 1996 - 1997 (Tv Show)

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The Jeff Foxworthy Show 1996 - 1997 (Tv Show)

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Multiplicity 1996 (Movie)

Noreen (Actor)

The Birdcage 1996 (Movie)

TV Woman in Van (Actor)

Point of Betrayal 1995 (Movie)

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Tank Girl 1995 (Movie)

Sub Girl (Actor)

Peoria Babylon 1994 (Movie)

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Renaissance Man 1994 (Movie)

Bill's Secretary (Actor)

Malice 1993 (Movie)

Waitress (Actor)

Overexposed 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

A League of Their Own 1992 (Movie)

Shirley Baker (Actor)

From the Earth to the Moon (TV Show)

Actor

Over-Exposed (Movie)

Marcy Levin (Actor)

Biography

The eldest of five acting siblings, Ann Cusack began her career at the age of nine working with the famed Piven Theater & Workshop in Evanston, IL. The pretty brunette continued to develop her improvisational and other thespian skills at NYU and Circle in the Square. Following graduation, Cusack returned to her native Chicago and worked on the artistic staff at the Goodman Theater before managing The Dance Place in Washington, DC. Returning to the Midwest, she joined an a capella singing group which toured the USA. In 1992, Cusack landed her first screen role in "A League of Their Own" and subsequently played a string of small character roles in such films as "Malice" (1993) and "Multiplicity" (1996). She joined her acting siblings Joan, Bill and John in "Grosse Point Blank" (1997), co-written and co-produced by John Cusack.

Relationships

Dick Cusack Actor

Father

Nancy Cusack

Mother

Bill Cusack

Brother
born c. 1964

John Cusack Actor

Brother
Born June 28, 1966 Appeared together in "Grosse Point Blank" (1997)

Joan Cusack Actor

Sister
Born Oct. 11, 1962 Appeared together in "Grosse Point Blank" (1997)

Joan Cusack

Sister
born on October 11, 1962

Susie Cusack

Sister
born c. 1971

EDUCATION

New York University

New York , New York

Circle in the Square Professional Theater School

New York , New York

Piven Theater & Workshop

Evanston , Illinois
enrolled at age nine

Milestones

2006

Cast in the teen comedy "Accepted"

2000

Co-starred in the Mike Nichols comedy "What Planet Are You From?"

1998

Portrayed Astronaut Neil Armstrong's wife in the HBO miniseries, "From the Earth to the Moon"

1998

Returned to sitcoms in title role of "Maggie" (Lifetime)

1997

Appeared with siblings John, Joan and Bill in the comedy "Grosse Point Blank"

1992

Had recurring role on the ABC sitcom "The Jackie Thomas Show", starring Tom Arnold

1992

TV-movie debut, "Overexposed" (ABC); father also had small role

1983

After college, worked as artistic staff assistant at the Goodman Theater in Chicago

1969

At age nine, enrolled at the Piven Theater & Workshop (date approximate)

Returned to Chicago

Cast as Karen Foxworthy in the NBC sitcom "The Jeff Foxwrothy Show"

Raised in the Chicago, IL, area

Moved to Washington, DC to manage The Dance Place

Moved to NYC to study at NYU and Circle in the Square

Worked as a singer with an a capella group in Chicago; toured with group, playing cabarets and comedy clubs throughout the USA

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