J Smith-Cameron

Actor
J Smith-Cameron's acting talents were showcased on the big screen many times throughout the course of her career. In the early stages of her career, Smith-Cameron acted in comedies like the Dana Preu film "Gal Young Un" ... Read more »
Born: 09/07/1957 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA

Filmography

Actor (29)

Rectify 2012 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

Madam Secretary 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Man on a Ledge 2012 (Movie)

Psychiatrist (Actor)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Margaret 2011 (Movie)

Joan (Actor)

Homicide: Life on the Street 1995 - 1997, 2006 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Six Degrees 2006 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Spin City 1996 - 1997, 2006 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Bittersweet Place 2004 (Movie)

Violet (Actor)

Law & Order 1998, 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order: Criminal Intent 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

You Can Count on Me 2000 (Movie)

Mabel (Actor)

The Rage: Carrie 2 1999 (Movie)

Barbara Lang (Actor)

A Midwife's Tale 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Arresting Gena 1998 (Movie)

Caroline Lee (Actor)

In & Out 1997 (Movie)

Trina Paxton (Actor)

A Modern Affair 1996 (Movie)

Diane (Actor)

Harriet the Spy 1996 (Movie)

Mrs Welsch (Actor)

The First Wives Club 1996 (Movie)

Ms Sullivan (Actor)

Mighty Aphrodite 1995 (Movie)

Bud's Wife (Actor)

Sabrina 1995 (Movie)

Carol (Actor)

That Night 1993 (Movie)

Carol Bloom (Actor)

The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd 1986 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Journey Into Genius 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

84 Charing Cross Road 1987 (Movie)

Ginny (Actor)

The Recovery Room 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

Gal Young Un 1979 (Movie)

Elly (Actor)

Let It Be Me (TV Show)

Actor

She Led Two Lives (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

J Smith-Cameron's acting talents were showcased on the big screen many times throughout the course of her career. In the early stages of her career, Smith-Cameron acted in comedies like the Dana Preu film "Gal Young Un" (1979), "84 Charing Cross Road" (1987) starring Anne Bancroft and "That Night" (1993) with C. Thomas Howell and Juliette Lewis. She also appeared in "Mighty Aphrodite" (1995) with F. Murray Abraham and Woody Allen and "Sabrina" (1995) with Harrison Ford. She had a part on the television special "The Recovery Room" (1984-85). Her film career continued throughout the nineties in productions like the dramedy "A Modern Affair" (1996) with Lisa Eichhorn, "Harriet the Spy" (1996) with Michelle Trachtenberg and the Goldie Hawn hit comedic adaptation "The First Wives Club" (1996). Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in the Laura Linney drama "You Can Count on Me" (2000), the drama "Bittersweet Place" (2005) with Seymour Cassel and "Margaret" (2011). She also appeared in "Man on a Ledge" (2012). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Rectify" (2012-15). Smith-Cameron last acted on "Madam Secretary" (2014-).

Relationships

Kenneth Lonergan Screenplay

Companion

Milestones

1997

Breakthrough stage role as Alexa Vere de Vere in Douglas Carter Beane's Off-Broadway hit "As Bees in Honey Drown"

1996

Played the mother of "Harriet the Spy"

1990

Joined regular cast of "The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd" (Lifetime)

1985

Made first of three appearances as different characters in an episode of the CBS drama "The Equalizer"

1985

TV debut in the busted CBS pilot "The Recovery Room"

1979

Feature debut, "Gal Young Un"

Raised in Louisville, Kentucky and Greenville, South Carolina

First stage role, Babe in the touring company of "Crimes of the Heart"

Moved to NYC in the 1980s

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