Carlin Glynn

Actor, Acting teacher
A stage actress and Actors Studio member whose theater roles have ranged from the ingenue "Gigi" to Mona, the madam, in the raucous "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" on Broadway and London's West End, Carlin Glynn ... Read more »
Born: 02/09/1940 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Filmography

Actor (20)

West of Here 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Whiskey School 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

One Life to Live 1967 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

Judy Berlin 2000 (Movie)

Maddie (Actor)

Strange Luck 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Blessing 1995 (Movie)

Arlene (Actor)

Convicts 1991 (Movie)

Asa (Actor)

Blood Red 1989 (Movie)

Miss Jeffreys (Actor)

Night Games 1989 (Movie)

Alma (Actor)

Gardens of Stone 1987 (Movie)

Mrs Feld (Actor)

Trip to Bountiful 1985 (Movie)

Jessie Mae (Actor)

Sixteen Candles 1984 (Movie)

Brenda Baker (Actor)

Johnny Garage 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Continental Divide 1981 (Movie)

Sylvia (Actor)

Resurrection 1980 (Movie)

Suzy Kroll (Actor)

Three Days of the Condor 1975 (Movie)

(Actor)

A Woman Named Jackie (TV Show)

Actor

Dayo (TV Show)

Actor

Mr. President (TV Show)

Actor

The Exonerated (TV Show)

Actor
Producer (1)

West of Here 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)
Director (1)

Love Divided By 1994 (Movie)

(Director)
Other (1)

My New Gun 1992 (Movie)

(Special Thanks)

Biography

A stage actress and Actors Studio member whose theater roles have ranged from the ingenue "Gigi" to Mona, the madam, in the raucous "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" on Broadway and London's West End, Carlin Glynn has also made a handful of appearances in TV and films. She first played "Gigi" in her professional debut in Houston, then made the move to New York, where she appeared Off-Broadway in "The Waltz of the Toreadors" and in numerous other small theater productions, earning respect among her peers. Her breakthrough came with her Tony-winning turn as Miss Mona, the owner of the titular "Whorehouse", in the production co-written and co-directed by her husband Peter Masterson.

Relationships

Guifford Cresse Glynn Jr

Father

Peter Carlos Bee Masterson

Son
appeared in "The Trip to Bountiful"

Lois Glynn

Mother

Alexandra Masterson Actor

Daughter

Peter Masterson

Husband
married on December 29, 1960

Carlin Masterson

Daughter
appeared in "The Trip to Bountiful"

Mary Masterson

Daughter
born in 1966

EDUCATION

Sophie Newcomb College

New Orleans , Louisiana 1957 - 1958

studied acting with Stella Adler

Milestones

1991

Played Lady Bird Johnson in the NBC miniseries "A Woman Called Jackie"

1987

With Masterston, played on screen parents of real-life daughter Mary Stuart Masterson in "Gardens of Stone"

1987

Briefly appeared as the First Lady (opposite George C Scott) in the Fox sitcom "Mr. President"

1985

Appeared in "The Trip to Bountiful", directed by her husband Peter Masterson

1981

London debut, "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas"

1979

Won acclaim as Mona the owner of "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" on Broadway; production co-sirected by Peter Masterson and Tommy Tune

1976

Film debut, "Three Days of the Condor"

1960

New York debut, "Waltz of the Torreadors

1959

Stage debut, title role, "Gigi"; Alley Theatre, Houston, Texas

Taught acting at Columbia University

Directed by husband in "Blood Red" (1988), "Night Games" (1989) and "Convicts" (1991)

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