J Smith-Cameron

Actor
J Smith-Cameron was an accomplished actress who appeared in a variety of films throughout her Hollywood career. She moved to NYC in the 1980s. She raised in Louisville, Kentucky and Greenville, South Carolina. In 1985 ... Read more »
Born: 09/07/1957 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA

Filmography

Actor (35)

Christine 2016 (Movie)

Peg Chubbuck (Actor)

Rectify 2012 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

The Good Wife 2015 (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)

True Blood 2010 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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The Big C 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order 1998, 2003, 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Canterbury's Law 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

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

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Six Degrees 2006 - 2007 (Tv Show)

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

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Bittersweet Place 2004 (Movie)

Violet (Actor)

K Street 2003 (Tv Show)

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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)

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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)

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Journey Into Genius 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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84 Charing Cross Road 1987 (Movie)

Ginny (Actor)

The Recovery Room 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

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Gal Young Un 1979 (Movie)

Elly (Actor)

Let It Be Me (TV Show)

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She Led Two Lives (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

J Smith-Cameron was an accomplished actress who appeared in a variety of films throughout her Hollywood career. She moved to NYC in the 1980s. She raised in Louisville, Kentucky and Greenville, South Carolina. In 1985, she made her first of three appearances as different characters in an episode of the CBS drama "The Equalizer." Smith-Cameron started her entertainment career by acting in comedies like the Anne Bancroft film "84 Charing Cross Road" (1987), "Mighty Aphrodite" (1995) and the Harrison Ford film "Sabrina" (1995). She had a part on the television special "The Recovery Room" (CBS, 1984-85). She kept working in film throughout the nineties, starring in the Lisa Eichhorn dramedy "A Modern Affair" (1996), the comedic adaptation "Harriet the Spy" (1996) with Michelle Trachtenberg and the Goldie Hawn blockbuster comedy 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), "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" (SundanceTV, 2012-). Smith-Cameron most recently acted on "Madam Secretary" (CBS, 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 the regular cast of "The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd" (Lifetime)

1985

Made her 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"

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

Moved to NYC in the 1980s

Raised in Louisville, Kentucky and Greenville, South Carolina

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