Lisa Zane

Actor
An actress equally adept at comedy and drama, the comely and luxuriously dark-maned Lisa Zane has been a working actor since the late 80s, although actual stardom has proven somewhat elusive. She is best recalled as the ... Read more »
Born: 04/04/1961 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Actor (38)

Southland 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

Murder in My House 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Cruel But Necessary 2004 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Division 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Dinotopia 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Actor

Judging Amy 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

L.A. Dragnet 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Monkeybone 2001 (Movie)

Medusa (Actor)

Seven Girlfriends 2000 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Pact 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

missing pieces 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

The Incredible Hulk & Friends 1996 - 1999 (TV Show)

Voice

Baby Face Nelson 1998 (Movie)

Helen Womack (Actor)

Roar 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Profit 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

The Nurse 1996 (Movie)

(Actor)

ER 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Diagnosis Murder 1992 - 1994 (Tv Show)

Actor

Floundering 1994 (Movie)

Jessica (Actor)

Toughguy 1994 (Movie)

Pearl (Actor)

Unveiled 1994 (Movie)

Stephanie Montgomery (Actor)

XXX's & OOO's 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

L.A. Law 1992 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

Femme Fatale 1991 (Movie)

Elizabeth/Cynthia/Maura (Actor)

Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare 1991 (Movie)

Maggie (Actor)

The Passion of Martin 1991 (Movie)

Rebecca (Actor)

Bad Influence 1990 (Movie)

Claire (Actor)

Gross Anatomy 1989 (Movie)

Luann (Actor)

Heart of Dixie 1989 (Movie)

M A (Actor)

Pucker Up and Bark Like a Dog 1989 (Movie)

Taylor (Actor)

A Table For One (TV Show)

Actor

Babe Ruth (TV Show)

Actor

Dark Reflection (TV Show)

Actor

Her Deadly Rival (TV Show)

Actor

Stolen From the Heart (TV Show)

Actor

The Great Defender (TV Show)

Actor
Producer (2)

Funniest Holiday Moments 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Segment Producer

TV's Funniest Game Shows Part 2 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Segment Producer
Music (1)

Coriolanus 2011 (Movie)

End Title Song Performer (Song Performer)

Biography

An actress equally adept at comedy and drama, the comely and luxuriously dark-maned Lisa Zane has been a working actor since the late 80s, although actual stardom has proven somewhat elusive. She is best recalled as the big-hearted advocate lawyer Melinda Paros on the final season of NBC's "L.A. Law" (1992-1993), as Claire Ruth, wife of "Babe Ruth" in the 1991 NBC TV biography, and, more recently, as Diane Leeds, the rich girl bedding Dr. Ross (George Clooney) on early episodes of "ER" (NBC, 1994)

Relationships

William George Zane Sr

Father

Thalia Zane

Mother

Heath Ledger Actor

Companion
Actor Became involved during the filming of "Roar" (1997) No longer together

Billy Zane Actor

Brother
Born Feb. 24, 1966 Acted with sister in the feature "Femme Fatale" (1991)

EDUCATION

Vassar College

Poughkeepsie , New York

Milestones

1997

Co-starred in the Fox period drama "Roar"

1996

Played Joanne Meltzer, the head of corporate security on the critically-praised but short-lived Fox drama "Profit"

1996

Provided voice of "She-Hulk" for the animated "The Incredible Hulk" (UPN)

1995

Appeared in recurring role of Diane Leeds, girlfriend of Dr. Doug Ross (George Clooney) on the hit NBC drama "ER"

1992

Played recurring role on short-lived "Middle Ages" (CBS)

1992

Had role on season of "L.A. Law" (NBC)

1991

Had featured role with brother Billy in "Femme Fatale"

1991

Appeared as the wife of "Babe Ruth" (NBC)

1991

Starred in "Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare"

1989

Had early feature film work in "Heart of Dixie" and "Gross Anatomy"

1987

Early TV work, guested on episode of "Ohara" (ABC)

Bonus Trivia

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Not to be confused with her former sister-in-law, actress Lisa Collins who has been billed as Lisa Collins-Zane.

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